SITE at IT&CM Asia
26-28 September 2017
Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld Bangkok, Thailand
Incentive Travel & Conventions, Meetings Asia (IT&CMA) and Corporate Travel World (CTW) Asia-Pacific is Asia-Pacific's Only Doublebill Event in MICE and Corporate Travel. Both events have been co-locating since 2004, offering its delegates an unparalleled platform to do business, learn and network with industry players from around the region and beyond.
Designing Your Incentive Travel Program
27 September, 4:40 PM - 5:00 PM
Incentive travel works--but only if you're doing it right. You'll learn about the importance of designing your incentive program to engage every one of your participants. For successful events, the majority of the heavy lifting isn't done while just onsite. It's done ahead of time. Attend this session to make sure your trip gets the most engagement possible.
Making the Business case for Incentive Travel (Part 1)
28 September, 3:05 PM - 3:25 PM
Making the Business case for Incentive Travel (Part 2)
28 September, 3:30 PM - 3:50 PM
In an age where digitalization in the working world is evolving, the benefits of incentive travel seem obvious to incentive travel specialists. But do companies understand the power of incentive travel? This session will equip participants with the “whys” of incentive travel and what power it has to attract, develop and retain staff at all levels. Why incentive travel works as a vehicle for loyalty and engagement, and how it can be used as a tool to foster behaviour change.
Presenter: Hugo Slimbrouck, SITE Past President
Belgian born Hugo Slimbrouck spent his entire career in the hospitality and meetings industry. After years in hotel sales and marketing with some leading brands from 1976 to 1995, he moved to open the convention bureau of his hometown Bruges. Following this he joined the event agency sector as managing director of a medium sized agency in Brussels and moved to the MCI Group in 2006. Here he participated in the development of the Ovation Global DMC brand and is responsible for the entire worldwide network of strategic partners. Hugo Slimbrouck is a past president of SITE (the Society of Incentive Travel Excellence) and past chair of JMIC (the Joint Meetings Industry Council). On behalf of SITE, Hugo looks after the EMEA region as director of business development.