Ibtm world (formerly known as EIBTM) is the flagship event of the ibtm events portfolio and is the leading exhibition for the meetings industry. Held in the lively city of Barcelona, the three day event delivers a focused business environment, innovative and cutting edge education sessions and a range of networking opportunities for Exhibitors, Hosted Buyers and Trade Visitors. This event has a strong and successful 28 year history as the leading exhibition for the global meetings, incentives, conferences and events industry, starting out in 1988 in Geneva, Switzerland. The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA)
The event brings together over 15,500 international industry professionals representing over 150 countries and 3,000 leading brands
showcasing their products and services.
This year the Aruba convention Bureau was joined by 5 industry partners including the Hyatt Regency Aruba Resort, Spa & Casino, Aruba Marriott Resort & Stellaris Casino, De Palm Tours, Red Sail Sports, and ECO DMS. The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA)
The Aruba Booth had over 100 appointments over the course of 3 days with qualified hosted buyers and trade show visitors from North America, Latin America and Europe. The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA)
IBTM world is an important trade show for our destination since Aruba wants to expand its presence in the European market, and hotel partners see a big potential to bring groups out of these markets.
The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA) is the Destination Marketing Organization for Aruba.
Our Mission: To increase the share of affluent travelers and the economic value of tourism for the benefit of the community and our stakeholders by positioning and developing Aruba as their preferred Caribbean destination.
Our vision: The Aruba Tourism Authority (A.T.A.) will become the most innovative and creative DMMO in the Caribbean.
Core Values: Empowerment Productivity & Ownership Professional Respect Fun & Passion.
The Aruba Tourism Authority (ATA)