VYTS operates on year-round basis (24x7) with concurrent shows in North America, UK/EMEA and Asia Pacific/Australasia (more regions and countries will be added in the Fall of 2021). Registered visitors will only see the show exhibitors and content related to the default show location they selected on their Profile page. Visitors can can change this default location.
Show visitors can ask destination and travel providers questions, take advantage of their flash special offers, receive insights and travel updates from the experts. The may even win one of the many trip giveaways! Consumers wishing the services of a travel agent or travel advisor can also search for them according to their areas of expertise.
Travel agents who opted via their Profile to participate in the FREE Consumer Referral Program may be selected by a consumer whose needs match that of the agents' location and expertise, possible resulting in new clients. Additionally, agents can participate in advance appointment-setting and on-demand meetings with destination and travel providers; receive insights and travel updates from the experts, and destination and travel providers. They may also pursue networking opportunities with consumers, other agents, and travel professionals.
Travel professionals (non-travel agents) have the opportunity to take part in advance appointment-setting and on-demand meetings with travel agents, destination and travel providers; receive insights and travel updates from the experts, and destination and travel providers. They may also pursue networking opportunities with consumers, other agents, and travel professionals.
Exhibiting destinations, travel product and service providers have the opportunity engage with tens of thousands of consumers and generate bookings for their show special travel offers and leads for the visitors to their exhibit. Additionally, set-up advance appointment and have on-demand meetings with travel agents, tour operators and other travel providers, and destinations; organize and/or participate in Expert Panel sessions; conduct presentations; submit authoritative advertorials; post special travel offers and giveaways notification to consumers; and participate in networking opportunities with consumers, other agents and travel professionals.
In addition to enjoying the benefits as an exhibitor, sponsors and partners both have several options to select from - including having their own show area where they can receive top branding and recognition throughout the VYTS marketplace. They can also organize and moderate one or more Expert Panel sessions, conduct company and product presentations, and much more.
In addition to enjoying the benefits as an exhibitor, sponsors and/or partners, travel associations and agency group partners (who have their own travel agent specialist program) may have those agents participate in the FREE Consumer Travel Agent Referral Program, appear at the top of any consumer search results - thereby indicating their recognition as a specialist in the partner’s program.