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MICE East Africa Forum & Expo

MICE East Africa Forum & Expo9-11 June 2016
Millennium Hall, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

This first-ever industry trade show in the East African region ranks very high on the country’s priorities – be it among the government, the country’s largest economic entities or our industry’s suppliers and partners. Space for only two exhibitors was left (during IMEX!) and the preparation is in full swing.

The show has been officially announced at the 3rd Hotel Show Africa in June 2015 and will take place in parallel to the 4th Hotel Show Africa in 2016. It is the first and only MICE industry trade show covering the East African Region including the African Islands in the Indian Ocean.

More than 100 Exhibitors from the region are preparing to welcome and meet the national, regional and international buyers that are attending the event. For the first time ever, buyers will be able to connect and network directly and easily with exhibitors from the East African Region.

The show is organized by the Ozzie Business & Hospitality Group and – in particular – by Mr. Kumneger T. Weldegebriel, the companies dynamic and ever active Managing Director. Firm supporters include Ethiopian Airlines CEO Mr. Tewolde Gebremedhn represented by Mr. Esayas W/Mariam, MD of Ethiopian Airlines International Business; His Excellency Amin Abdulkadir, the Minister of Culture and Tourism and his ministry; His Excellency Dawano Kedir – the State Minister of Foreign Affair with this entire team and His Excellency Redwan Hussain, the Minister of Government Communication and his ministry.

Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital is the seat for the African continent’s umbrella organization, the African Union (AU); the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa [UNECA] and for more than 100 International diplomatic missions, businesses and non-governmental organizations.

The city is excellently connected by the national carrier’s wide destination network and local MICE infrastructure includes conference centres wide range of hotels offering MICE facilities and experienced DMCs.

Hosted Buyer Programme

MICE East Africa Forum & Expo offers an attractive hosted buyer programme to international buyers which is ready for application right now!

Qualifying buyers will receive

  • Pre-Show Site Inspections in Addis Ababa on June 8, 2016
  • Invitation to the Gala Dinner hosted by the Ethiopian Government to celebrate the First MICE East Africa Forum & Expo, hosted by the Minister of Tourism on June 8, 2016.
  • Round trip air tickets to/from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Up to 4 night hotel accommodation during the show
  • Free admission to the exhibition hall
  • Free admission to the East Africa Innovation Center
  • Free admission to the event’s networking functions
  • The food & beverage services of the event
  • Ground transportation
  • A minimum of 25 valuable business appointments during the 3-day event.

In cooperation with the event organizers, we have created a priority online application form for you on our web server. This information is shared exclusively with the organizer’s qualification team.

You will find additional information on the show website which is about to launch in the next week:

For your hosted buyer application, please have your passport on hand and be prepared to provide 3 references of past MICE events. Click here to apply: