Supported by a world class array of conference centres, hotels, venues and international infrastructure, Scotland is a legendary destination for international business events with unrivalled legacy potential.

Barcelona | 19 - 21 November 2019

Make an appointment to meet Scotland!


This year at IBTM World we have 10 exhibiting partners representing a range of convention centres, venues, hotels, cities and DMCs.

Aberdeen Convention & Events Bureau

Cameron House

Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC)

Experience Scotland DMC 

The Gleneagles Hotel

Glasgow Convention Bureau


Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

P&J Live at TECA

Scottish Event Campus


Tuesday 19 – Thursday 21 November | Destination presentations.

The VisitScotland Business Events team will also be on-hand to offer expert advice on how delivering an event in Scotland will leave lasting legacies and incredible experiences with you and your delegates. For a general overview of Scotland for MICE groups, we will also be hosting Destination Presentations throughout the show. Book your time slot.

Tuesday 19 November, 11:00 | The Legacy of Associations.

Scotland's 19 universities, 25 research centres and world renowned innovation make it a destination where your event can have a lasting impact across the globe. Join us for this education session to find out more.

Tuesday 19 November, 16:00 | Q&A with Fraser Macdonald, DataFest Delivery Director, The Data Lab and DataFest.

Business Events & Festivalisation: How The Data Lab Scotland utilise a country to take data to a nation.

Wednesday 20 November, 16:00 | Q&A with Katherine McCartney, Director of Operations, TED Conferences.

An inconvenient truth: Sustainability and climate change are the biggest issues confronting our industry. How do we transform Business Events to help our planet?

Wednesday 20 November, 17:00 | Scotland stand party.

Join us and our Scottish partners on the Scotland stand for a chance to experience our world-renowned hospitality at our Scotland Party! We will be ready to welcome you with traditional Scottish entertainment, canapés and of course some Scotch Malt Whisky.

Scotland. Where Ideas Become Legend.

If you would like more information or have any queries regarding this event, please contact us.