CFP - The Americas Incentive, Business Travel & Meetings Exhibition 2012

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Reed Travel Exhibitions

AIBTM is the leading global exhibition dedicated to the US Business Travel Meetings, Incentives, Conferences & Events industry (otherwise known as BT MICE). Each June we bring together the world's entire meetings and events industry in Baltimore for three days of focussed business.

AIBTM is committed to delivering a world class educational experience which forms an integral part of AIBTM and America Meetings Week. Together with the leading associations we deliver a series of trend-driven and cutting edge conferences, forums and workshops which are specifically designed to meet the needs of the industry.

AIBTM's Professional Education Programme runs on the 18th June 2012, the day before the 3-day exhibition. The programme aims to provide an insight in to the current trends and challenges faced in the industry, with main themes to include:

- Trends in the Meetings Industry
- Personal development and accreditation
- Incentive travel and practical case studies
- Event Management and event planning
- Technology in the Meetings Industry
- Marketing and sales
- Sustainability

Attendees of the education programme include both international and domestic professionals in the Meetings Industry, taking advantage of the opportunity to gain exposure to a range of meeting planners who can help to drive their business forward.
We invite speakers to contact the following people and submit their ideas for session content electronically (either in Word or PDF format) to:

Erica Keogan
Associations and Education Manager
Tel: +44 (0)208 910 7016

Abi Cannons
Education Content Executive
Tel: +44 (0)20 8439 5471

The deadline for submission of full papers is Wednesday the 25th January 2012.

Please ensure that your full contact details are included, as speakers will be contacted regarding their proposed topics via email by Wednesday the 8th February 2012.