IT&CM China 2012 was held at Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center from April 17 to 19. This is the 6th edition of the international MICE event that seeks to “Promote China to the World and the World to China”.
The Pre-event registration for IT&CM China 2012 hit a new high, with a total of 1,302 registered exhibitors, buyers and media from 45 countries and regions, including 850 exhibitiors, 380 buyers and 72 media, which reaffirmed IT&CM China’s position as the leading International MICE event in China. The largest exhibiting pavilions are Macau, Shanghai and InterContinental Hotel Group.
Darren Ng, Managing Director of TTG Asia Media Said, “IT&CM China 2012 is also proud to be part of Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration (SMTA)’s Shanghai Business Events Week (SBEW). Taking place from 16th to 20th April, SBEW draws the biggest names and events in the MICE industry, to Shanghai. What this means for IT&CM China’s delegates is a plethora of exciting business, education and networking opportunities, in line with IT&CM China 2012’s dedication of ‘Advancing MICE and Business Minds’. “
As the new strategic partner of IT&CM China, CITS International MICE has raised the quality of Chinese participation in the exhibtion with their extensive knowledge of the China market and invaluable business network. Together with TTG Events and MP International bringing their respective expertise to the table, all of the delegates has had plenty oppportunities to advance MICE business in both formal and informal settings. The exhibition also offered educational seminars for buyers and media, such as How to Organize a Successful China Outbound MICE Trip, Innovation in Meetings Payment Solutions, Fundamentals of Selecting a DMC or PCO, etc..
“CITS International MICE has extensive knowledge of the China market and invaluable business network worldwide, which has raised the quality of the buyers participating in IT&CM China 2012. We invited the clients in our database whom we have worked with to the exhibition. Meanwhile, we cooperated with America Express to invite representatives from Top 500 companies as the VIP buyers, such as Tetra Pak China, Pepsi China, CNPC, Johnson&Johnson (China), Philips (China), Roche Ltd and Bayer Healthcare who are active in the MICE industry. ” Said Tong Wei, CEO of CITS.
The exhibition will return to Shanghai from April 17 to 19, 2013 with a new logo that explains its theme of “Advancing MICE and Business Minds” more vividly.