ITB China Startup Award is an exciting event within ITB China. It recognizes companies that turned dreams and ideas into viable business solutions with great market potential. Pre-selected innovators from startup companies who launched their products less than three years ago will demonstrate their innovative solutions before the jury containing of experienced industry professionals. The innovators have the chance to explain how their product will impact the future of the travel industry during an 8 minute pitch. The winner voted by the jury will receive the first ITB China Startup Award.
Companies of all sizes and sectors may apply. Applications to demonstrate are welcome from:
The applicant pool is vetted by ITB China analysts based on the uniqueness of the underlying innovation
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You can find all necessary information for applicants in our ITB China 2017 Award Flyer. In order to choose the competitors we need a file in your own choice of format in at least English optional also in Chinese which contains:
If you want to be considered, please send your application to: [email protected] with “ITB China Startup Award” in the subject line.
Submission Deadline: 31 March 2017
Finalist will be confirmed by 15 April 2017
The Award Ceremony will take place on 11 May 2017 in the Conference Area
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The CTW Award, to be organised for the fourteenth time by COTRI, celebrates best practice solutions on how to attract and satisfy Chinese visitors around the world. COTRI therefore invites all tourism organisations, destination marketing companies, tourism service providers and private companies globally from the leisure, tourism and hospitality sector, as well as transportation and retail companies, to apply with their products, services or projects for the CTW Chinese Tourist Welcome Award 2017. The application is free of charge.
The CTW Award is bestowed during the CTW Award ceremony every year in five categories:
For each category Gold, Silver and Bronze CTW Awards are presented. An international jury including Chinese and Non-Chinese tourism experts will evaluate the applications and choose the winners.
Applicants are asked to provide information about their products, services and/or planned projects related to the Chinese source market and examples in the form of brochures, pdf files, online information links, press releases or other materials before April 26th, 2017.
The materials for the application can be sent by e-mail to [email protected]. Physical materials (brochures etc.) should be sent by letter mail to COTRI, West India House, Eiffestr. 68, 20537 Hamburg, Germany.