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September 12, 2023

ITB Berlin on the lookout for innovations: ITB Berlin eTravel Stage 2024 and ITB Innovation Radar 2024 call for papers

ITB Berlin eTravel Stage and ITB Innovation Radar give voice to the travel industry’s trailblazers at ITB Berlin, the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show. Both are open for submissions now, paving the way for the exciting ITB Berlin 2024 packed with cutting-edge insights, solutions, and technologies.

ITB Berlin traditionally lays a strong emphasis on latest trends and solutions in the travel industry. ITB Berlin 2024, taking place at Messe Berlin on 5 - 7 March is no exception. ITB eTravel Stage brings together keynote speeches, use cases, best and worst practices, and expert panelists for panel discussions on trends and developments in travel technology and digital transformation in the travel industry. ITB Innovation Radar is a catalogue of innovative products, concepts, and solutions, where exhibitors can showcase their achievements free of charge and gain access to extended communications benefits.

ITB Berlin eTravel Stage 2024 – call for papers

ITB Berlin eTravel Stage 2024 is a part of ITB Berlin Convention, which will run along the ITB Berlin trade show. The participants will be able to present their ideas to the expert audience in the live sessions. This includes the travel industry executives, decision makers in diverse fields ranging from eCommerce to Sales, international industry professionals, trade media and bloggers, as well as young professionals and students.´

Travel technology & sustainability, AI and web3, digital marketing and social media, cyber security and payments are just a few of the topics eTravel Stage will be focusing on. The final selection of papers to take part in eTravel Stage will be carried out by a board of industry experts and ITB Berlin Convention team. The application deadline is 31 October 2023.

Full information about ITB Berlin eTravel Stage 2024 call for papers, including the application process and the selection criteria, can be found here.

A speaker presenting a keynote before a conference audience
ITB Berlin eTravel Stage © Messe Berlin GmbH

ITB Innovation Radar 2024 – open for applications

Premiering in 2023, the ITB Innovation Radar is a platform for showcasing exhibitors’ innovations in tourism, that make a technical, social, or economic impact. From innovative sustainability concepts to state-of-the-art products and solutions – exhibitors are invited to present their big breakthroughs in the Innovation Radar catalogue. The participation is free of charge.

The select innovators will be invited to join the Innovators’ Club, unlocking additional marketing and communication benefits, such as mentions in ITB Berlin press releases, on-site interviews, and promotion in ITB Berlin social media. The application deadline for ITB Innovation Radar is 30 November 2023. All information on the ITB Innovation Radar and the application form can be found here.

About ITB Berlin and the ITB Berlin Convention
ITB Berlin 2024 will take place from Tuesday, 5 to Thursday, 7 March. Since 1966, ITB Berlin has been the World’s Leading Travel Trade Show. As in previous years, the internationally acclaimed ITB Berlin Convention will take place parallel with the show as a live event on the Berlin Exhibition Grounds. At ITB Berlin 2023 around 5,500 exhibitors from 161 countries displayed their products and services to over 90,000 visitors. In 2023, under the heading ’Mastering Transformation’, the ITB Berlin Convention took place as a live event with a total of 24,000 attendees who took part in 200 sessions with 400 leading speakers. Additional information is available at and from the ITB Newsroom & Social Media.