Travel trade association UKinbound has confirmed that its annual convention will go ahead this year, taking place on September 16 and 17, at the Kimpton Clocktower Hotel in Manchester.
The in-person event will focus on supporting the industry as it maps its path to recovery, and includes a two-day programme of topical industry debates, a keynote speaker address, B2B workshops and a themed networking evening.
There will also be an opportunity for buyers to meet with local suppliers from Manchester’s diverse tourism landscape.
The event was originally scheduled to take place in February this year, to welcome the organisation’s 400-strong membership, before lockdown rules were tightened.
In response to the evolving nature of the UK’s events industry, a virtual component has been added to the 2021 agenda and will be a feature of all future annual conventions. On Thursday, September 24, delegates will be invited to attend a full day virtual B2B workshop and…