In scope of SITE Incentive Summit 2016 that will be held in Ljubljana, an all-day Incentive Summit Education Day will take place on 19 January in Grand hotel Union.
Organized by Slovenian Convention Bureau in conjunction with Conventa trade show and co-hosted by Union Hotels, Slovenian Tourist Board, Intours DMC and Ljubljana Tourism, the SITE education day will host more than 20 renowned meetings industry professionals.
This annual education event takes the SITE Board of Directors and Foundation Trustees to a part of the world that could leverage the experience and knowledge of this group of global industry leaders to grow its incentive travel business. The unique event is designed to promote growth in emerging destinations, featuring education on topics relevant to MICE professionals in the region. This year the chosen destination was Ljubljana.
Otherwise closed event will include an educational day that will be opened also to other meetings industry professionals, especially those attending Conventa, and will offer panels like “The Power of Partnership”: Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) and SITE Foundation at Conventa”, “What Makes a Good DMC for Incentives”, “Successful Hotel Site Inspections – How to add “Excellence””, “Perceptions and Expectations About Incentives Around the World”, “Business Communications Around the World” and lectures like “SITE Index Annual Forecast”, “Fundamentals of an Incentive Travel Program”, “How to Use Social Media for Incentives Effectively” and “Join SITE in the Fight Against Human Trafficking: ECPAT”.
Great meetings industry professionals will take the stage. To name just a few: Lynn Pavony, Director of Incentive Sales, Four Seasons Hotel & Resorts, Jacque Goldy, CIS, Vice President of Incentive Sales and Strategic Partnerships, MGM Resorts International, Michele Samoulides, Senior Manager, Worldwide Reward & Recognition Programs, Microsoft Corporation, Kevin Hinton, SITE Chief Excellence Officer (CEO), Aoife Delaney, CIS, Director of Global Sales, Ovation DMC, Padraic Gilligan, Managing Director, SoolNua, etc.
More information about the programme and registrations.