News

WTM London Opens Registration for Digital Influencers’ Speed Networking 2017 Sponsored by Whalar

WTM London Opens Registration for Digital Influencers’ Speed Networking 2017 Sponsored by Whalar

WTM London 2017 is calling on digital influencers to apply for its hugely popular and biggest-ever  event (formerly called the Bloggers’ Speed Networking).

Sponsored by , the influencer marketing platform that helps brands collaborate with content creators, the fourth edition of the 90-minute session takes place on Wednesday 8th November at 9.00am in the Global Stage Networking Area (AS1000). It will see 120 leading industry digital influencers hold quick-fire business meeting with exhibitors interested in increasing their media exposure.

Paul Nelson, WTM Portfolio Press & PR Manager, said: “The number of digital influencers attending WTM London has increased dramatically over the past few years, as their power and influence continue to grow stronger especially in the travel industry.

“The fourth Digital Influencers’ Speed Networking will be the biggest yet with 120 digital influencers taking part, with an increased focus on YouTubers and Instagrammers.”

Last year’s event saw 400 exhibitor personnel discuss business opportunities with 110 bloggers. The event launched in 2014 with 70 bloggers and expanded to 100 in 2015, and will see 120 digital influencers in 2017.

Digital Influencers will need to have  (wtmlondon.com/register) to apply for a place, and then a separate application form for the speed networking is available at .

James Street, Whalar co-founder, said: “Working with influencers and bloggers should be at the core for any travel brand or tourism board and we hope by partnering with WTM that we can spread the message of just how powerful it can be. At the heart of Whalar is our matchmaking functionality so any brand can find the right influencers to reach the target audience that they are looking for.”

Click to add a comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

News

NEIL STEEDMAN has been a trade journalist, copywriter, editor and proofreader for 50 years, and News & Features Editor for ‘Irish Travel Trade News’ for the past 40 years.

More in News

Sunway and Cobalt Air Give Travel Pros a Taste of Cyprus

Fergal McAlindenMay 24, 2018

Karen Wins Two Tickets to Beijing with Hainan Airlines

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

WIN Two Tickets to the 2018 Irish Travel Trade Awards!

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

“ATC in Europe is a Mess” – Willie Walsh at CAPA

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Irish Ferries Unveils Legoland Family Deal

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Eurostar is First Rail Operator on Travelport Rich Content and Branding

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

British Airways Launches New Dublin to Manchester Service

Michael FloodMay 24, 2018

SkyTeam Introduces Multi-Airline FF Award Booking Tool

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

New Artisan Coffee Outlet Opens at Cork Airport

Neil SteedmanMay 24, 2018

Copyright © 2016 Belgrave Group Limited, C4 Nutgrove Office Park, Nutgrove Avenue, Rathfarnham, Dublin 14, Ireland