The Ministry of Tourism of the Dominican Republic, along with local companies, are scheduled to participate in the IMEX America 2011 fair, to be held October 10 to 13 at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. The event is organized by the IMEX Group, famous for the organization of fairs in Frankfurt, Germany. It is the first time the event is held in the US.
IMEX America is a business platform for group and incentive-oriented businesses. The fair will bring together in the US the largest group of buyers in this particular sector. Some two thousand executives, with tremendous knowledge of the convention and events sector, are scheduled to participate. Also participating amongst the more than 800 exhibitors are hotels, convention centers, airlines, tourism-oriented businesses, and a large representation of international tourism organizations. The Ministry of Tourism is participating in this important fair in order to promote the Dominican Republic in this important market.