News: Berlin Travel Festival debuts in 2019
The Berlin Travel Festival debuts in on 8 March 2019, at the Arena Berlin with the slogan is ‘Travel Different’.
According to a press release from the organisers, this is where passionate adventurers will be meeting representatives of forward-looking brands and dedicated travel advisers.
With the Berlin Travel Festival, ITB Berlin has gained an official partner event that is geared to a flourishing market for young creatives.
While ITB Berlin is the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show, the Berlin Travel Festival with its bold festival character celebrates entrepreneurial spirit, thus complementing the established trade show.
Combined, the two events offer a rich and wide-ranging programme for travel enthusiasts and industry professionals. ITB Berlin will take place from 6 to 10 March 2019 on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds, and the Berlin Travel Festival will be held from 8 to 10 March 2019 at Arena Berlin in Kreuzberg.
Bernd Neff, co-founder and managing director of the Berlin Travel Festival, will be addressing journalists about exhibitors, programme highlights, speakers at the master classes and film screenings during the festival.
At the one-day conference and the parallel workshop experts will be taking a look at the future of the travel retail industry. Topics will include the transformation of the classic point of sales to a successful point-of-experience model as well as strategies and approaches for achieving a seamless online and in-store retail experience.