M&IT Talks to… IBTM World event director David Thompson

“I started the year running a live event! As the year went on we had to change things and we’ve been through quite a process, as I’m sure a lot of international event organisers have done…”

David Thompson, event director of IBTM World talks to M&IT acting editor Paul Harvey about this year’s IBTM World Virtual and the challenges involved in transforming a live physical show into an online only event, as well as his outlook for event planners going into 2021.