Our Forums provide extensive educational seminars and panels, face-to-face meetings with travel suppliers on our trade show floor and top-of-the-line networking opportunities.
Dedicated to supporting the needs of today’s travel agent professional, TravelSMG understands the importance education plays in establishing and maintaining a profitable travel agency. Each of our Forums provide travel agents with training from experts both in and outside of the travel industry, covering the most relevant topics and advice to succeed.
Always ahead of the curve, the TravelSMG portfolio of events each feature distinctive platforms for maximum engagement of the North American travel agent community and our global base of travel suppliers.
Learn and earn with in-depth training presented by select supplier and destination partners. This is the most comprehensive way to learn the ins and outs of top products, services and destinations.
Get to know your partners and peers. Each Forum offers informal networking opportunities in the form of functions, roundtable discussions and more!
Las Vegas, Chicago, Mexico and beyond, TravelSMG takes the show on the road, allowing travel agents to experience their clients most requested destinations, properties and attractions.
TravelSMG is the most trusted partner in bringing suppliers and travel agents face-to-face. Our diverse portfolio and proven track record in producing effective tradeshows and events has attracted the biggest names in leisure travel. As an independent event organizer we cater to the travel professional community bringing skills up-to-date, supplier interaction and overall tuning into the pulse of the travel industry.
The Travel Agent Forum takes place every Spring on the West Coast and every Fall on the East Coast. Watch for when we come an area near you.
Specialty Travel Forums is a division of TravelSMG dedicated to producing ultra focused niche travel forums.
The Romance Travel Forum is a highly specialized niche Forum dedicated to the Destination Wedding and Romance travel market.
The Family Travel Advisor Forum is an exclusive event created for today’s family travel seller, with an emphasis on groups, such as multi-generation travel and family reunions, among other opportunities. This top-level program will deliver a dynamic event experience filled with education, networking and destination experiences. This forceful combination affords delegates a unique opportunity to collaborate, learn and build strong business relationships.
ELEVATE is an invitation-only program bringing together leaders in the vacation market. With collaboration in mind, this exclusive event unites suppliers and top-performing agency owners and managers for an unparalleled event experience that will raise the bar on how we, as an industry forge new relationships, foster existing connections and create impactful vacations. ELEVATE will offer leadership level discussions, business-to-business meetings and memorable happenings crafted to develop critical business relationships while creating a roadmap that will shape our industry’s future.
The Travel Agent Spotlight is a bi-weekly newsletter jam packed with hot industry news, trending topics and of course updates and information about our upcoming events. This is a must have for all independent travel professionals.