ITB 2016 International Matchmaking Event

Booking of Meetings extended until March 7!

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and help establish long and fruitful business cooperations!

Are you tired of cruising the aisles of trade fairs hoping to find interested exhibitors? In that case we have an interesting offer for you! Your participation in the international matchmaking event will enable you to find future business partners in an outcome oriented and above all time efficient manner at ITB 2016.

The ITB is the leading trade fair for travel in Europe. More than 10.000 exhibitors from 180 countries use this platform each year to generate new business deals.

Make the most of your trade fair visit at ITB 2016 and participate in the international matchmaking event of the Enterprise Europe Network. We will target a wide spectrum of start-ups, companies, universities, researchers and clusters from all over Europe interested in expanding their business and sharing new project ideas in the tourism sector. During the matchmaking sessions you get to speak to a great amount of interesting business partners in pre-arranged, ca. 15-minute long meetings. Once you enter the trade fair you will know WHO you are going to meet for WHICH purpose and WHEN! A quick and efficient way to introduce you to a large business network in Europe and beyond.

We offer you 3 different formats so you can make the most out of your visit to ITB 2016 - and they are free of charge!


  Main topics:

  • Cycling Tourism
  • Cultural and Industrial Heritage
  • City Tourism
  • Eco Tourism
  • Health and Medical Tourism
  • Meetings, Incentives, Congresses, Events
  • Nature-Based Tourism
  • Spa Tourism
  • Tourism in Low Season
  • Tourism with Cross-Sectoral Approach: ICT, Mobility, Energy Efficiency, Health
  • Water-Based Tourism
  • Service Quality in Tourism
  • Accessible Tourism


  Why to participate?

  • to find new business partners for an easier market access in Europe and beyond
  • to find new partners for transnational projects
  • to find partners for an international information and technology transfer
  • to benefit from best-practice examples in Europe
  • to learn more about funding opportunities on an international level
  • An international network will help you benefit from the European single market. Stay competitive by maximising your business opportunities in Europe and beyond!


 Your timeline to the ITB 2016 Matchmaking Event:

Date  Tasks

1 Dec. - 15 Feb.

 Register and create your account including your individual business profile

15 Feb. - 2 March

 Book bilateral meetings online

3 March

 Receive your individual meeting schedule

9 - 11 March

 Enjoy your bilateral, 15-minute long meetings on-site


© Fotobanner: TMB / ZAB Zukunftsagentur Brandenburg GmbH

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closed since 29 Feb 2016
Registration 1 Dec – 29 Feb
Meeting Selection 15 Feb – 7 Mar
Event 9 Mar – 11 Mar
Language English
Costs Free of Charge
Venue ITB Exhibition Grounds, Hall 12, Booth 101/01, Messedamm 22, 14055 Berlin
Bilateral Meetings
Participants 180
Meetings 166
Bulgaria 4
Croatia 8
Czech Republic 7
Germany 58
Greece 24
Hungary 1
Italy 44
Latvia 1
Luxembourg 1
Malta 6
Norway 1
Others 3
Poland 12
Portugal 18
Serbia 5
Slovak Republic 1
Slovenia 1
Spain 3
Turkey 1
United Kingdom 3
Total 202
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Before Event6581
After Event 13523