Korea’s Leading Business Events’ Trade Show to Kick-off on June 12
The Korea MICE Expo (KME), the nation’s largest trade
show for incentive planners and meeting professionals, will take place on June 12-14,
2019 in Songdo ConvensiA, Incheon.
event will provide a perfect venue for over 3,000 expected
attending MICE industry professionals to engage with 300 exhibiting local
service providers, including convention bureaus, unique venues, and travel
event will kick-off on June 12 with an evening Welcome Reception and the
official program will continue over the next two days. Local convention bureaus
will showcase local food specialties before the reception, giving visitors a chance
to taste various local flavors from across Korea while interacting freely with
other participants. Buyers participating in the event have the opportunity to take
part in pre and post tours.
year has significance because it is KME’s 20th Anniversary. We hope
this will serve as a new beginning, marking KME’s first step in expanding
beyond Korea to become an exhibition of global scale in the next 20 years,” said
Namchun Kim, Director of the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO) Meetings &
year’s theme is ‘Green MICE’,
showcasing the latest sustainable, eco-friendly trends in the MICE industry. Various
‘green’ elements will be incorporated throughout the actual event, including a
KME 2019 app which will allow visitors to access event information and program
schedules on their phones, PDF directory books will replace posters, and the
use of reusable tumblers will be encouraged to reduce paper and plastic waste.
event will also introduce new programs such as Knowledge Hub and KME Pitching.
The KME Pitching program will offer start-ups and event participants the
opportunity to pitch their content to buyers attending KME. A separate ‘Pitching
Stage’ will be prepared within the event hall, where each group or individual
will have 15 minutes to present their pitch, including time for Q&A.
Korea Tourism Organization invites event professionals to come and join the
Korea MICE Expo 2019. For inquiries, send us an email at email@example.com.