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Meet the Buyer is Northern Ireland’s flagship b2b networking event and following the success of last year’s virtual event, it will once again be delivered virtually, taking place from 20th – 22nd April 2021.  

This event provides an ideal opportunity for NI industry to showcase their tourism offering to a pre-qualified group of international buyers. 

Who should attend? 

Northern Ireland tourism businesses who:

•    can offer net negotiated / commissionable trade rates  

•    can contract with tour operators 

•    can facilitate tour group and prebooked FIT Business 

•    are focused on international markets  

•    have previously attended other B2B workshops such as Meet the Buyer, GB Coach and Group or ITOA Northern Ireland Workshop 

The format

•    Opportunity to request up to 50 pre-scheduled 1-2-1 meetings with international tour operators from 17 markets facilitated through the Converve online platform. 

•    All time zones will be accommodated to attract international buyers from both short and long-haul destinations. Therefore, appointments will run from 8am to 8pm each day. 

The event is free to attend as part of Tourism Northern Ireland’s commitment to support industry recovery.  

For international travel trade who are interested in participating as a buyer at this event, please email us or contact the relevant Tourism Ireland market rep in your country details of which can be found here.  

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