Istanbul CVB is attending ACE of MICE 2016


Between 16 – 18 March


The exhibition has B2B meetings for 3 days and simultaneously the exhibition will host symposiums, conferences and network activities

Istanbul CVB is going to attend to ACE of MICE (AME) Exhibition 2016 for the third time. Visit Istanbul CVB at A/27-A to learn more about what Istanbul offers for meeting planners. The third edition of “ACE of MICE Exhibition” is going to be held at Istanbul Congress Center and Istanbul Lutfi Kirdar – ICEC between 16 – 18 March 2016.

AME gathers all MICE professionals from Turkey and the world under the same roof and is the leader organization of meeting, congress and event industry. The exhibition has B2B meetings for 3 days and simultaneously the exhibition will host symposiums, conferences and network activities. 4th ACE of M.I.C.E. Award Ceremony, will be organised at Zorlu Performing Arts Center on March 17th which is the 2nd day of the exhibition and will host more than 2.500 sector professionals.

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Why Exhibit?

Organized for the second time this year, “ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition” brought MICE industry professionals from Turkey and all around the globe in a splendid event.

Next edition of “ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition will be held in Istanbul Congress Center & Istanbul Lütfi Kırdar – ICEC between 16 – 18 March 2016 and will welcome many esteemed participants, buyers, speakers and visitors from Turkey and abroad.

Attended by over 3.000 industry professionals, “ACE of M.I.C.E. Congress, Meeting and Events Awards” will take place on 17th of March 2016 -the second night of the exhibition- at Zorlu Perfoming Arts Center. There will be new categories to apply for the award ceremony and we will be hosting reputable industry professionals from Turkey and abroad as part of jury of awards ceremony.

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Why should you participate?

To strengthen business relationships by meeting significant MICE companies and buyers from both Turkey and abroad

To have one-to-one meetings (B2B) with local and international buyers to expand your business volume and to bring your services and target audience together through Hosted Buyer Program

To attend sessions and panels which are presented by expert local and foreign speakers

Invitation to many colorful networking activities

To have the opportunity to contact your existing and prospective shareholders.

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Exhibitor Profile and Benefits

Exhibitor Profile

  • Convention & Visitors Bureaus
  • Hotels / Congress Centers / Venues
  • Event Management Companies / DMC / PCO
  • Meeting Support Companies
  • Tech / Informatics / Software Companies
  • Stand / Stage / Decor Companies
  • Event Production / Hologram / Content Production
  • Audio / Display / Lighting Companies
  • Exhibitor Benefits

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To have pre-scheduled meetings at your stand with Hosted Buyers via B2B Online System

1 free pass tickets for up to 15m² stand to the networking events & conferences

1 diaries + 1 event tickets = up to 15 sqm

2 diaries + 2 event tickets = 16 – 40 sqm

3 diaries + 3 event tickets ≥ 41 sqm

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Short description of your company at the Exhibition Catalogue

FREE online catalogue entry (company profile – event photos)

FREE listing in AME Show Guide & Floorplan

FREE promotion via the event web site

FREE transportation to and from the networking events

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Meet with most important MICE companies and buyers from Turkey and all around the world under one single roof and make new business connections

Stands < = 40 square-meters     €200/m2 + VAT

Stands between 41 – 100 square-meters        €180/m2 + VAT

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Service to be provided for Special Decoration Stand is limited to ensuring the company’s free space stand on the exhibition area and to including it in the exhibition catalogue. Exhibitor company that wishes to have its special decoration stand during the exhibition receives a free space stand.

Visitor Profile

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Throughout 3 days visit the exhibiton area  free of charge and make new business connections.

Meeting with the most important MICE companies all around the world under a single roof.

You can follow the new trends that will make your events more attractive and make your congress&meetings more professional.

You can follow the innovation about MICE industry with the enriched sessions by the expert opinions leaders.

With B2B Online Appointment System you can request an appointment by contacting with the exhibitors before the show.

You can unwind with the networking parties full of fun and surprises, provide new connections at the same time.

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Corporate Companies – Medical Industry – Societies / Associations / Federations – Ministries & Municipalities

Event Management Companies – Incentive Companies – PCO – DMC – Party and Sports Organizers – Travel Agencies

Hotels / Venues / Convention and Meeting Centers

Meeting Support Companies – Service Providers


IT / Technology Companies


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Hosted Buyers

Recognized as Turkey’s most extensive B2B event, ACE of M.I.C.E. meticulously evaluates all Hosted Buyer applications.

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MICE Industry Professionals

Incentive companies, professional congress and sports organisers, event companies, DMC, business and conference travel agencies, PR and advertising agencies that organize events.

The criteria are;

Having business plans in Turkey that you are going to realize in the future

Being the buying authority in event organisations, incentive, meetings and congresses in international zones

Information about activities that were organized outside your country in the past 2-3 years and which you plan in 2 years

Reporting the budgets and yearly numbers of events, motivating travels, meetings and congresses

Associations / Societes / Federations

Associations, societies and federations that organise international congresses and meetings every year regularly.

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The criteria are;

Hosted buyers must be the buying authority in events, meetings and congress organized by association/federation and societies and must be in an efficient position about the decisions regarding the destinations where the meetings will be held

It is required to report the detailed information about how often meetings are held, the number of participants  and the budgets during the application

Corporate Companies

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Related executives of the corporations related to the subjects such as meetings, conferences, events, educational and incentive travel programmes.

Participants must be in a decision – making position who are responsible for the decisions regarding the destinations where the meetings will be organised

It is required to report the detailed information about how often meetings are held, the number of participants and the budgets during the application.

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