Technology and innovation at the heart of ibtm events

02 Aug 2016


Technology and innovation at the heart of ibtm events

ibtm world continues to lead the industry in providing a platform for both cutting edge technology and leading innovation. This year will see the growth of the Innovation Zone as well as the introduction of a Technology & Event Services Zone on the show floor.


The Innovation Zone is expected to have many new exhibitors, featuring interactive experiences, demonstrating solutions, applications and technologies all geared to solving specific meetings and events industry challenges.  The Innovation Zone will provide  a unique and interactive showcase of the latest innovations impacting the industry now and in the future.

For the first time, EventMB will partner with ibtm world this year to run Technology and Innovation Watch Award, - considered to be the leading industry barometer of ideas and solutions showcasing the most innovative international companies shaping the future of events.


Graeme Barnett Senior Exhibition Director ibtm world explained the agreement; “Partnering with Event MB for our international award scheme opens up a new segment of this growing sector, and we are delighted to be working with Julius Solaris as well as looking forward to seeing the winners and their products in the Innovation Zone this year.”


The Technology & Event Services Zone is open to individual entrepreneurs and companies who want to be in front of a global network of powerful meetings industry buyers looking to find solutions to shape their events in the future...


Graeme Barnett, Senior Exhibition Director, ibtm world added:, “We have a long history of supporting the event technology community at ibtm world as it is vital to the future of the events industry  Live demonstrations, hands on sessions and education will all be part of the showcase of products and services. The Tech and Innovation Watch Award with EventMB will also identify 10 of the best entries with support them towards a greater industry presence and potential. They will all be at ibtm world this year”.


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