Update on trends

Senior lecturer at the University of Westminster and EIBTM analyst Rob Davidson presented his latest industry report at this year’s show. Here are some of the key findings: - The world economic outlook remains uncertain. - Buyers are presented with more choice of destinations than ever before. - Competition is rising fast in Central Europe, the Middle East and Asia. - Pressure on buyers to demonstrate ROI is becoming immense. - Europe and North America will benefit from incoming C&I groups from China and India. - A fast-changing industry is guaranteed for 2005.

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