Will Educate Attendees on How to “Rock the Workplace”

CHICAGO (April 16) – Renowned National Speaker Seth Mattison has been selected to kick off day two of The Americas Incentive, Business Travel Meetings Exhibition (AIBTM), with a keynote presentation titled “Rocking the Workplace: Managing and Leading the Four Generations.”  At 8:30 a.m. Wednesday June 12, Mattison will present fresh research and case studies that highlight what it takes to attract and retain the best and brightest talent of every age.    

Mattison, a highly regarded expert on the Millennial generation and featured speaker with BridgeWorks, LLC – a company dedicated to bridging generational gaps within the workplace – will share with attendees critical information on managing the differences between younger and older generations. His presentation will deliver guidance on how meeting planners can successfully collaborate in the workplace.

“We are fortunate to have not one, but two thought-provoking keynote speakers at our show this year,” says Michael Lyons, Exhibition Director of AIBTM. “The addition of Seth Mattison to our lineup will provide attendees with greater insight into a timely topic.  Each generation brings a unique skill set to our industry and Mattison will demonstrate how to approach the changing demographics of our workforce so that all generations can work more efficiently and effectively for greater business result.”

AIBTM 2013 is set to kick off on June 11. To participate as an exhibitor, apply as a Hosted Buyer or register as a Trade Visitor, go to www.aibtm.com.  Join AIBTM on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube and i-Meet.

The Americas Incentive, Business Travel Meetings Exhibition (AIBTM) is a leading global exhibition for the U.S. meetings and events industry. AIBTM delivers individually qualified Hosted Buyers and eligible Trade buyers from the U.S. and around the world.  Tailored to the U.S. market, AIBTM serves and guarantees the attendance of top-level decision makers.  The exhibitions provide time and business efficient matching services for buyers and sellers through unique Hosted Buyer Programs. For more information, please visit www.aibtm.com. AIBTM takes place from June 11-13, 2013.  Join AIBTM on Linked in, Facebook, Twitter and Youtube.

AIBTM forms part of the Reed Travel Exhibitions Meetings, Events and Business Travel Portfolio along with AIME (www.aime.com.au), GIBTM (www.gibtm.com), CIBTM (www.cibtm.com), IBTM India (http://www.ibtmevents.com/IBTM-India/)  EIBTM (www.eibtm.com) and Business Travel Market (www.businesstravelmarket.co.uk).

Reed Travel Exhibitions
Reed Travel Exhibitions (RTE) is the world’s leading provider of exhibitions in the travel and tourism industry. Its wide-ranging portfolio of events around the globe covers leisure travel, luxury travel, business travel and the meetings and incentives industry.

The 14 events are: World Travel Market (WTM), Arabian Travel Market (ATM), International French Travel Market (IFTM), La Cumbre, International Golf Travel Market (IGTM), International Luxury Travel Market (ILTM), International Luxury Travel Market Asia (ILTMA), Asia-Pacific Incentives Meetings Expo (AIME) (owned by Melbourne Convention + Visitors Bureau), Global Exhibition for Incentive, Business Travel, and Meetings (EIBTM), Gulf Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (GIBTM), Americas Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (AIBTM), China Incentive, Business Travel and Meetings (CIBTM) and Business Travel Market,  The Spa Wellness by ILTM and ILTM Americas.

Furthermore, April 2013 will see RTE launch World Travel Market Latin America in São Paulo, Brazil (23-25 April) and IBTM India will launch in Mumbai, India (12-14 September 2013).

RTE is a business unit of Reed Exhibitions.

About Reed Exhibitions
Reed Exhibitions is the world’s leading events organizer, with over 500 events in 39 countries. In 2011 Reed brought together six million active event participants from around the world, generating billions of dollars in business. Today Reed events are held throughout the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa and organized by 33 fully staffed offices. Reed Exhibitions serves 44 industry sectors with trade and consumer events and is part of the Reed Elsevier Group plc, a world-leading publisher and information provider and a FTSE 100 company. www.reedexpo.com