The Tourism Promotions Board (TPB), as the promotions and marketing arm of the Department of Tourism (DOT), is organizing the Philippine M.I.C.E. Buyers Invitational scheduled on 20 – 28 October 2019 in Manila.
Philippine MICE Conference (MICECON) is a long-standing event organized by the Tourism Promotions Board (TPB) that aims to strengthen the sectors involved in the M.I.C.E. Industry. MICECON is a two-year program that includes a comprehensive educational program for local stakeholders in the first year and a buyers invitational and business exchange program (MICECONnect) in the following year.
MICECONnect focuses on the facilitation of trade/ business opportunities for the Philippine MICE Industry through the following:
1) a business to business (B2B) platform for invited Foreign and Local MICE Buyers and Philippine MICE Sellers and
2) an experiential and familiarization tour to selected Philippine MICE Destinations for the invited MICE Buyers composed of M.I.C.E. Organizers from corporations, associations, incentive houses and independent planning companies from North America, Europe, and Asia.
This year’s MICEConnect will be held in conjunction with the 18th Philippine Travel Exchange (PHITEX).