Business Travel Association of Ukraine
Business Travel Association of Ukraine is a voluntary public non-profit association that joins its participants on the grounds of shared interests for the sake of implementation of Mission and Objectives of the Association.
Mission of the Association:
Join efforts of professionals of business travel and MICE field to create conditions for effective development of business travel sector in Ukraine.
Objectives of the Association:
- Promote development of business travel and MICE field in Ukraine to it turn into a sector that provides for dinamic developments of economy of the whole country, contributes significantly to GDP, increases employment of population and shapes buget revenues.
- Influence formation of legislative environment to promote effective development of business travel and MICE field.
- Promote quality improvement of services provided in the marlet for business travel and MICE due to improvement of expertise of companies’ employees and introduction of modern methodology and technologies.
- Promote elaboration and implementation of methodology for collection, processing and supply of information required for effective functioning and development of business travel and MICE field.
- Turn the Association into a platform that joins not only business travel and MICE market players but also other suppliers and customers of business travel and MICE field by means of shared interests and objectives.
- Promote formation of a civilazed competitive environmentin the market for business travel and MICE.
The Association has actively functioned since 2007. In 2015 public re-registration was carried out due to changes in legislation of Ukraine – list of non-profit organizations was modified in the Tax Code.
To achieve its objectives, the Association has always actively initiated holding of various topical professional conferences, round tables, orchestrated collective participation of business travel and MICE field representatives in international buyers programs and international field-specific exhibitions, actively participated in shaping of legislative environment for effective development of the field.
Business Travel Association of Ukraine together with ITE Group Plc (United Kingdom) and State Enterprise Premier Expo (Ukraine) is the orchestrator of annual field-specific International Conference “MICE Ukraine: Business Travel – Ukraine”. International Conference “MICE Ukraine: Business Travel – Ukraine” is held within the framework of UITT: The Ukraine International Travel and Tourism Show international exhibition.
Business Travel Association of Ukraine has continually and actively promoted development of congress-ability of different regions of Ukraine. It has initiated introducion of effective marketing instruments for advancement of tourism abilities of regions on international level.