Platform is Now Live

Connect Me is the networking and meeting tool that will help travel delegates to find buyers that match their business needs

so they can arrange meetings in advance of WTM London, Travel Forward – physical shows and WTM & TF Virtual

WTM London & Travel Forward platform called Connect Me is now open to ensure registered delegates make the most out of their time and get back to business.

Attendees can use Connect Me to create professional and business profiles; connect with exhibitors, trade, media and buyers; pre-scheduled meetings and select must-see conference sessions. They can also manage their diaries for the physical and virtual shows before coming to ExCel London.

Meetings can be conducted during the three days of the WTM London and Travel Forward physical shows, which run from 1-3 November 2021 and WTM & TF Virtual, which takes place on 8-9 November.

The platform is live from today 28 September, allowing attendees to familiarise themselves with the platform before the physical and virtual shows kicks off and catch up on any missed content once WTM London and Travel Forward are over.

The platform will facilitate one-to-one appointments among buyers, exhibitors, trade professionals and media, as well as conference sessions across WTM London, Travel Forward and WTM & TF Virtual.

WTM London 2021 will see some of the largest gatherings of tourism professionals since 2019 and will welcome global brands and top decision-makers as visitors, exhibitors and session participants.

Once again, responsible tourism will be a major highlight, with events running throughout the show, such as Saudi Giga Projects Put Sustainability First, which focuses on how this new tourism offering is looking to the future.

The Travel Forward Stage will welcome brands such as MasterCard and SABRE, while WTM London has again lined up top CEOs and C-level speakers to its sessions, including those from Expedia, TUI and the BBC.

WTM London and Travel Forward, Exhibition Director Simon Press said:

“The Connect Me platform has been designed so delegates can get the most out of their time at WTM London and Travel Forward physical shows and WTM & TF Virtual to help them seize every opportunity to get back to business and move forward.

“If you haven’t registered for the shows yet, this is the perfect time to do so you can benefit from effective search functionality. Buyers can also register and search for exhibitors that best meet their businesses needs and get appointments locked in now.

“Whether you are attending the physical shows or virtual, Connect Me will give you the options to set up both physical and virtual meetings.

“This year, more than ever, WTM London and Travel Forward will play a pivotal part in helping the industry to reconnect, rebuild and innovate.

Register to access the platform.