The ethos of the market’s long-standing showcase, DMS Connect was founded on delivering educational experiences at both a face to face and immersive destination level. 2019 is no different as Connect will have an abundance of jaw-dropping prizes up for grabs across the shows late February. This year Connects prestigious line-up of sponsors include LATAM Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines and Etihad.

The shows open their doors first in Auckland on Monday 25th, then Melbourne on Tuesday 26th and wraps up with Sydney on Thursday 28th. Attendees will be in the running to be whisked away to Brazil, Argentina, Hawaii, Morocco, Fiji, Bali and Hong Kong.

DMS’ vanguard approach towards both the incentive and speciality travel realms sees their flagship events showcase their growing portfolio of established and reputable DMCs, together with reliable industry partners to provide a holistic approach to destination consulting. Across the various cities, Connect is focused on attendee experience, collaborating with leading airline, NTOs and hotels. The exhibitor line-up includes the likes of, Air Tahiti Nui, Hawaiian Airlines, Korea Tourism Organisation, Millennium Hotel and Resorts, Monaco Government Tourist Bureau, Park Hyatt Auckland, Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts and South African Tourism to name a few.

The format continues to thrive and deliver a collaborative approach towards destination marketing. Connect is by invite only and targets incentive, conference and high-end leisure agents. To attend, please contact Thea Mendes on thea@destinationmarketing.com.au or call DMS on +61 2 9368 1811.