A one full-day B2B workshop for international tour operators and travel buyers that want to meet tourism product from across the UK and Ireland.

Why BIM?

1 day

B2B workshop




meetings in one day

Focus on UK & Ireland

A wide selection of tourism products meeting qualified, international buyers contracting specifically England, Ireland, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales.

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Quality mix of attendees

Key decision-makers from British and Irish suppliers and global buyers, ranging from bespoke tour operators to key international volume drivers.

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Time efficient

Business-focussed, 1-day event with a full agenda of pre-scheduled appointments. The list of face-to-face networking meetings is automatically created based on preferences and business categories.

Before all others

Right at the beginning of the busy calendar year, BIM gives you the “first-mover advantage”, putting you ahead of the competition.

Who is it for?


Contractors from all over the world that want to source and engage with tourism products from the UK and Ireland, from

  • Tour operators
  • Wholesalers
  • OTAs
  • Travel intermediaries


Organisations from the UK and Ireland such as

  • Hotels and other accommodation providers
  • Visitor attractions
  • Transport companies
  • Tourist boards and DMOs
  • Inbound tour operators, ground handlers, DMCs
  • Ticketing services
  • Cruise and rail excursions
  • Consultancies and market services
  • Travel technology and digital services
  • Shows, restaurants, cabarets, shops, cultural demonstrations and other tourism products

FREE for ETOA member buyers


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“This is such a well organised event. It provides suppliers with a unique opportunity to meet over 100 buyers in one day under one roof. Informal networking opportunities also allow you to meet anyone you didn't manage to secure an appointment with - double win in my view!”

Patricia Murtagh, Business Development Manager at Hastings Hotels

“Very pleased with this event which is extremely well arranged and proves very useful to me in meeting existing and new possible clients.”

Joe Parente, Contracting & Purchasing Manager Europe at ICT & South Quay Travel