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Connect Marketplace

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27-29 August, 2024
Baird CenterMilwaukee, WI

RTO Marketplace

Take part in RTO Marketplace at Connect Marketplace

This specialized track brings hundreds of North American travel suppliers and receptive tour operator buyers that represent all the major international markets under one roof.

Twenty years in, and the RTO series is more popular than ever.

Why? Because it delivers.

Thousands of North American travel suppliers and receptive tour operator buyers have found success at RTO Marketplace. Now it's your turn.

We've taken this beloved event and adapted it to meet the demands of our ever-evolving industry to bring you an experience engineered to propel your business forward. Through our partnership with Connect Marketplace, RTO Marketplace attendees unlock access to an interactive trade show, industry-leading education, dynamic networking events, and Connect's signature one-on-one meetings designed to help you get business done.

What to Expect...

Meet with the people that matter.

With Connect's signature reverse-style tradeshow, we match RTO buyers with relevant travel suppliers. Our advanced AI-matchmaking ensures that you'll only meet with the people capable of meeting your specific needs. Get guaranteed face time and guaranteed ROI.

Gain valuable insights.

By uniting with Connect Marketplace, we're giving you the opportunity to learn from experts across a variety of industries during top-notch keynote presentations, panel discussions, Q+A sessions, and dynamic group events. You'll also explore a dynamic tradeshow floor bursting with innovation and opportunity.

Expand your network.

Whether you’re on the trade show floor, enjoying our signature opening reception, or participating in one-on-on meetings, you’ll have ample opportunity to connect with travel professionals from across the country. Our innovative networking events will help you break traditional industry barriers and create connections that will last.

How To Attend

Hosted RTO Buyers

Attend Connect Marketplace at no cost as a RTO Buyer. Unlock complimentary travel, accommodations, and waived registration fees, allowing you to fully immerse yourself in the Connect Marketplace RTO experience on us.

▶︎ Access to insightful education sessions led by industry thought leaders, with topics curated specifically for decision-making tourism marketers.
▶︎ Network intimately with travel suppliers from around the globe, fostering the exchange of successful strategies and exploration of new initiatives.
▶︎ Benefit from one-on-one business meetings with leading destinations

▶︎ Complimentary round trip travel and hotel accommodations

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be an RTO or Tour Operator booking international inbound travel to the US and/or Canada
  • Must be looking to add new / exciting suppliers to packages
  • Must have a website to review

RTO Suppliers

Secure guaranteed face time with highly-vetted RTO buyers from across the nation with as a Connect Marketplace RTO Supplier.

▶︎ Exclusive selling opportunities with top RTO decision-makers, matched in a unique speed-dating format

▶︎ One-on-one business meetings with RTO leaders that have direct purchasing power

▶︎ Access to insightful education sessions led by industry thought leaders.

▶︎ Intimate networking with travel industry professionals.

To learn about supplier opportunities, please contact us at the link below. A member of our team will be in touch.

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