Travel trade association UKinbound has confirmed that its annual convention will go ahead this year.
The event will take place on September 16-17 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, business-to-business workshops and a themed networking evening.
In response to the evolving nature of the events industry, a virtual component has been added to the 2021 agenda and will be a feature of all future annual conventions.
On September 24th delegates will be invited to attend a full day virtual business-to-business workshop and provided with access to a range of new on-demand webinars.
To aid the recovery, for the very first time the association will be opening its convention to both members and non-members.
The event will be one of only a handful in 2021 where inbound tour operators and UK suppliers…