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The expiring 2016 has been the year of travel budget optimization and tough control for Elena Lobanova, head of protocol and business support department of Uralkali.
The sun, hearts, flowers, sea, palms, a fir tree … - and only bright colours! There was a canvas on the drawing easel, “IMG Show Square”, where everyone could express his emotions and impressions of the event, feelings towards the so much loved and dear meetings industry.
The view over the Fontanka and the Neva from panoramic windows of the 18 floor, roofs of the Northern capital, sea gulls flying by inspired the participants of ABT-ACTE Russia conference “Business travel: care for business and care for people” not only to discuss difficult and burning case studies.
One of the main signs of a successful event is the full hall where you have to carry in additional chairs for those willing to listen to the expert's speech or to take part in the discussion.
What is the special drive of Baikal MICE? Standard quad tours, ballooning or … hot poses?
There are two months left till the so much anticipated event of the Russian MICE industry - International MICE Geography Show-2016. And “so much anticipated” is not an exaggeration in this case – this year market experts have not had many invitations to come together: large MICE exhibitions that had already become a tradition were not held.
«I am grateful to the Association for inviting me to join the Expert Panel. And I consider participation of corporate buyers in it crucial for establishing a really affirmative approach to the formulation of new steps and ABT development strategies».
Kaspersky Lab, about ABT`s Expert Panel
«Nowadays we face a huge problem of personal responsibility and staff training for the business travel industry. This problem can be solved by the Russian Association of Business Travel in the person of its Chairman and other honoured experts.»
PROMOMED, about ABT
«The certificate will help hotels that are only planning to enter the business travel market. As for us, it has proved our opportunities. An achievement like that is the best advertisement!»
The Garden Ring hotel, about ABT's Business and Conference Hotel Attestation Program