Hosted Buyer Program

CREATING MEANINGFUL CONNECTIONS

If you are a senior level decision maker and interested in placing business with high quality meeting and events suppliers, you may be eligible to attend AIME as a Hosted Buyer.

Hosted Buyers at AIME receive a full VIP package including travel and accommodation as well as access to our unique AI powered appointment platform where you’ll pre-schedule appointments with leading destinations and event suppliers from around the world.

Further details on the AIME Hosted Buyer program are provided below and in our Hosted Buyer FAQs

BUYER TYPES

Fully Hosted Buyer

Fully hosted buyers commit to 32 x 15-minute Pre-Scheduled Appointments (PSAs) with exhibitors.

In return AIME will provide:

  • Return economy flights to Melbourne from a major city location
  • Group coach transfers to/from Melbourne airport to your hotel
  • Three night’s accommodation in a 4 or 5-star hotel in Melbourne (4 night’s accommodation for international buyers)
  • Buffet breakfast each morning
  • Participation in the MCB Uncover Melbourne experience on Sunday 12 February – showcasing hidden gems and unique event experiences
  • A ticket to the Knowledge Program on Monday 13 February
  • A ticket to The AIME Welcome Event on Monday 13 February
  • Morning, afternoon tea and lunch on show days – Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 February
  • Tickets to ‘Invite Only’ exclusive events
  • Access to the ‘Hosted Buyers Lounge’
  • An online meeting platform providing flexibility and control over your PSAs
  • An open diary to schedule additional appointments with exhibitors
  • Access to the AIME Hosted Buyer Hub

Semi-Hosted Buyer

Semi-hosted buyers commit to 20 x 15-minute Pre-Scheduled Appointments (PSAs) with exhibitors.

In return AIME will provide:

  • Three night’s accommodation in a 4 or 5-star hotel in Melbourne (4 night’s accommodation for international buyers)
  • Buffet breakfast each morning
  • Participation in the MCB Uncover Melbourne experience on Sunday 12 February – showcasing hidden gems and unique event experiences
  • A ticket to the Knowledge Program on Monday 13 February
  • A ticket to The AIME Welcome Event on Monday 13 February
  • Morning, afternoon tea and lunch on show days – Tuesday 14 & Wednesday 15 February
  • Tickets to ‘Invite Only’ exclusive events
  • Access to the ‘Hosted Buyers Lounge’
  • An online meeting platform providing flexibility and control over your PSAs
  • An open diary to schedule additional appointments with exhibitors
  • Access to the AIME Hosted Buyer Hub

NB: semi-hosted buyers are NOT provided with flights or airport transfers

I have been to many Hosted Buyer programs but you guys beat everyone hands down with your proactive communications, unique events and seamless execution.

Navneeth Mohan

Director & CEO, Laqshya Live Experiences

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