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The Regional Tourism Committee Occitanie organises the 5th edition of DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie which will take place in Montpellier - La Grande-Motte, on 11 and 12 October.
DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie gathers, for two days, the incentive and events offer of the whole region.
Within the framework of providing advices and guidance to companies of the MICE business, the Destination Incentive trade fair is a tool that facilitates the placing on the market of companies “Business” offer.
Unique trade fair dedicated to Incentive in Europe this event strongly positions the Occitanie destination on the MICE segment as well as it highlights the fact that the region is the main actor of the development of MICE business in Occitanie.
Destination Incentive Occitanie trade Fair has been promoting the development of business tourism, a strategy led by the region for 10 years, particularly via the Club Business Sud de France and the action plan “Business” dedicated to the MICE segment.
Destination Incentive Occitanie offers:
A day-and-a-half BtoB workshop with individual appointments made by hosted buyers (Minimum 10 meetings are necessary to confirm the registration, up to 27 pre-scheduled meetings for each buyer. 1,2 visitor for 1 exhibitor= planning optimisation)
Possibility to access to the fair for visitors (only companies from the region having more than 50 employees)
NEW 2018 ! During the exhibition, incentive animation on site through + a reversed workshop at the same time
A networking evening
2 days ( the weekend prior to the fair or on Wednesday, the day following the end of the trade fair)
DESTINATION ICENTIVE Occitanie is open to events professionals only. Companies, event organisers and agencies, associations, work councils. This event will bring up around specific topics event managers and innovative solution providers thanks to ultra-qualified business appointments scheduled prior to the event in a friendly atmosphere.
Join more than 150 visitors and prescribers for 2 days in an outstanding place !
Why should you take part to DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie?
Who are the exhibitors of DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie?
Hotels ou Hotel Chains
Providers (culinary, cultural, incentive..)
Exceptional sites that can be privatized
The DESTINATION INCENTIVE Fair Occitanie is aimed at event professionals hosting companies’ events, of all sizes, from 15 people: Hotels, hotels chains, providers, incoming agencies, exceptional sites that can be privatized, congress centres.
So who will you meet?
150 prescribers and event buyers, more than 50 visitors from region are awaited for this 5th DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie edition.
They are composed predominantly of :
- Event agencies,
These buyers come from :
France : région parisienne, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes, Provence, Nouvelle Aquitaine...
Britain, Spain, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany...
A day-and-a-half BtoB workshop with individual appointments with selected buyers
Thanks to the regionalization this event is the opportunity to show the uniqueness of your region.
ANIMATIONS & REVERSED WHORKSHOP
Exlusiv moments with buyers during the evenement.
The HOSTED BUYERS status is only for organisers that are not from Occitanie region. Please send us your application form and we will have a look at your profile. Once your registration has been properly processed, we will bear the costs of round-trip transportation, your accommodation, and your meal costs. You will then be able to make appointments with exhibitors that suit the best to your criteria, on the online platform.
FREE VISITOR - Badge request
Save your time and ask for your free badge now! By registering you will be provided with the opportunity to schedule appointments with exhibitors you would like to meet. (Optional-extra and free of charge).
Wednesday 10 October 2018 (optional)
Pre tour in Occitanie for the buyers (registration only) jointly organised by the partners of the event.
Thursday 11 October 2018
Morning (for the buyers arrived on the evening of the 10th only): visit of the places dedicated to the incentive
11h00 - 12h30 : Exhibitors’ installation
12h00 - 14h00 : Lunch Hosted buyers and exhibitors
14h00 - 18h10 : Scheduled appointments, reversed meetings, animations
20h00 : Hosted buyers and exhibitors’ networking evening
Friday 12 October 2018
09h00 - 12h30 : Scheduled appointments, reversed meetings, animations
12h00 - 14h00 : Lunch Hosted buyers and exhibitors
14h00 - 17h15 : Scheduled appointments, reversed meetings, animations
17h15 : End of the DESTINATION INCENTIVE Occitanie workshop
Saturday 13 October and Sunday 14 October 2018 (optional)
Post-tour in the Occitanie region, buyers only. (registration only) jointly organised by the partners of the event.
Languedoc extends from ‘Causses and Cévennes’ in the north to the Mediterranean Sea in the south. From the wild Camargue to the famous Canal du Midi, this land of vineyards, great sites, history and leisure welcomes you all year round. Imagine it and make your events in Languedoc the highlights of your programmes!
Languedoc gathers all the ingredients for a total success:
A good connection, with 2 airports (Montpellier, Beziers Cap d'Agde), 4 highways (A9, A709, A75 and A750), 4 high speed train stations, 4 tram lines in Montpellier.
A destination that relies on charm, simplicity and greed in the heart of an offer of 21,232 hotel beds of all categories.
The emergence of new business destinations and emblematic equipments on the scene of business meetings, such as Cap d'Agde and its future congress center...
The richness of its unusual or traditional experiences around wine tourism, nature leisure or culture: wine-related games, sailing challenge, tournament of tambourine, escape game, cocktail workshop...
Our Sales Department is the best way to help you in your research or in contacting service providers of the Languedoc tourist industry and to give you advice on the logistical planning of your business groups. Come and meet us to experience our authentic South!
Excellent road, motorway, railway and airport services (“Carcassonne in Cathar Country” airport and proximity of the airports of Toulouse Blagnac and Montpellier).
Diversity of the tourist offer : exceptional historical and cultural heritage (two sites classified as World Heritage by UNESCO (Canal du Midi and Medieval City of Carcassonne), medieval castles of the Cathar Country, Romanesque abbeys, like Fontfroide or Lagrasse with exceptional architecture. Natural heritage allowing the practice of all open air activities (hiking, horse riding, mountain biking, wild water sports, golf,…).
Great diversity of authentic soils which gave rise to culinary specialities and high-class wines (AOC, local country wines): discovery of the wines, wine tastings, wine schools… In addition, many wine domains have today structures related to the reception of tourists and groups. We offer also unusual discoveries of vineyards and gastronomy: vineyards on mountain bikes, vineyards in 2CV, "wine for women"…
Top-of-the-range lodgings (3 to 5*) with hotels of character or charming residences, in the towns, at seaside or in the rural areas.
Dynamism of local incoming agencies : these professionals propose turn-key or tailor-made solutions, their intervention range from the simple service (booking of guides interpreters, cultural guides or hotel) until the complete management of your events.
A masterpiece of avant-garde architecture in the Sixties, listed as 20th century heritage, La Grande Motte is inspired by the truncated pyramids of Mexico taking the light, the wind, the traffic and the residents into account. With a view of the marina, close to hotels, restaurants and shops, the Palais des Congrès offers spaces suitable for your event in this exceptional setting : seminars, conferences, exhibitions, symposiums, conventions, a team of professionals is ready to listen to you and organize your tailored project.