Not to be missed out: the new meeting place for Croatian MICE exhibitors and foreign buyers, Zagreb, Croatia, 19 -21 March 2019
The first ever B2B Croatian meeting industry trade show MEETEX – which will gather 60 international buyers i.e. specialized agencies, corporations and international associations will be held in Zagreb this week: in the Westin Zagreb Hotel, 19 – 21 March 2019. It is organized by the Croatian Meeting Professionals Association (CMPA) and Inovativni eventi company.
The partners and sponsors of MEETEX are the Croatian National Tourist Board – Convention Bureau, the City of Zagreb, Zagreb Tourist Board, Croatia Airlines, Ministry of Tourism, Croatian Chamber of Commerce, The Westin Zagreb Hotel, Canopy by Hilton, Sheraton Zagreb, Hotel Esplanade, transportation company Hercex and Eldra A/V.
The main objective of MEETEX is to connect the Croatian suppliers and international buyers from the Meeting Industry sector. Among international buyers there are representatives from Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Latvia, Lituania, The Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Turkey, Ukraine and Great Britain.
A total of 72 suppliers from all Croatian business events destinations will present their products and services to buyers. 56 of them are hoteliers, DMC and PCO agencies and tourist boards with convention bureaus. Additional 16 exhibitors will be from technical and other event services providers.
During the 2 working days of the trade show there will be more than 1200 1-to-1 business meetings. The working program will be moderated by renowned Croatian and international experts in the field. The event combines a lot of networking and the social program as well. This formate enables buyers to familiarize with each other and get a glimpse of city of Zagreb, a high quality and attractive business events destination. The whole of Croatia, as the leading business events destination in South-East Europe has a lot to show and offer to international buyers and organizers.
A special thanks goes to Croatian National Tourist Board and its Convention Bureau, the City of Zagreb, Zagreb Tourist Board and the national carrier Croatia Airlines, all of them strong supporters of the new MEETEX event from the very beginning.
Croatian Meeting Professionals Association (CMPA) is the only meeting industry association in Croatia. It was founded in 2011 and till today it has 180 members from whole Croatia. After years of connecting the industry colleagues, organizing of the numerous educational programs with the world professionals, CMPA’s objective now is to support its members, but the whole industry as well, in finding the new business opportunities and to support brending of Croatia as the attractive meetings, and incentive travel destination.