Get ready for CONNECT on Tour I Düsseldorf

Thessaloniki Convention Bureau with the support of the Region of Central Macedonia and Halkidiki Tourism Organization, hosts and organizes a number of events to promote Thessaloniki, Halkidiki and the surroundings to European and International markets. It is a chance to provide the local industry with the opportunity to engage and connect with international buyers and to assist hosted buyers to source upcoming Greek destinations and to find everything they need under one roof.

When: Wed 13 December 2023

Where: Hotel KÖ59 (Königsallee 59), Düsseldorf – Germany

Are you a local supplier?

A solution provider for Thessaloniki, Halkidiki and the Region of Central Macedonia?

Join in to meet selected top German buyers interested in the destination and get your business out front at pre-scheduled meetings and networking events.

  • Participation with a personalized profile and calendar
  • Participation in open day with vetted international buyers
  • Full data base of all registered hosted buyers after the event
  • Complimentary coffee break
  • Networking lunch
  • Priority in registration and special participation rates for TCB Members

* Non TCB Members applications will be treated on a first come first served basis.

Are you a buyer based in Germany?

If you are a senior level decision maker interested in a new destination with phenomenal potential, ready to extend your professional network, create new collaborations and do business with high quality suppliers from Thessaloniki and the surroundings, you are eligible to attend CONNECT on Tour Event I Dusseldorf. Hosted Buyers at CONNECT on Tour I Dusseldorf receive a full VIP package including networking opportunities, lunch & coffee breaks, gifts from Thessaloniki and lots of surprises.

  • Personalized profile and calendar – Top matchmaking system for an effective agenda
  • Participation in B2B meetings
  • Networking lunch & Coffee breaks
  • CONNECT Event giveaways and surprises
  • Get to know the city of Thessaloniki, Halkidiki and Central Macedonia with short destination presentation
  • Lottery with amazing gifts (airtickets, stays etc.)

Who is eligible to attend CONNECT Tourism & Travel Event Thessaloniki as a hosted buyer? Associations – Incentives Travel – Event planners – FIT – Tour Operators – PCO.

* Please note that all applications are subject to review by Thessaloniki Convention Bureau.

** To be eligible to participate, you must have a proven business interest in Thessaloniki.

*** Please note that only one representative per company will be able to attend.

Preliminary Program

Wed 13 December 2023

09:00-09:30 Registrations – welcome coffee

09:30-10:00 Welcome remarks & destination presentations

10:00-11:30 B2B session

11:30-12:00 Coffee break

12:00-13:30 B2B session

13:30-15:00 Networking Lunch

*The program of the event is subject to change.

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