The Association of Group Travel Organisers (AGTO) Showcase Weekend will be held at the Park Royal Hotel in Warrington this year from 15th to 17th September.

Park Royal Hotel in Warrington

The showcase will bring together some 200 of AGTO’s group organiser and associate members from all over the UK and abroad to network and contribute to a weekend offering a programme of business and social events.

Showcase highlights will include specially tailored familiarisation trips to local attractions, and destination and business sessions.

Attendees can also expect a number of AGTO branch AGMs and meetings, plus a special dinner accompanied by live entertainment.

Mike Bugsgang, chief executive of AGTO said: “We are really excited to be staging our Showcase Weekend in the north of England. We will be working with VisitCheshire to put together some fantastic itineraries for the fam trips and our headline sponsor, Made Tourism Marketing, is arranging special entertainment for the Saturday evening.”

Further information including delegate rates will be available shortly.

More about AGTO

AGTO is an independent organisation representing the interests of those who organise tours and trips for groups as well as those who provide services for group travel.

The association has over 200 supplier members that provide GTOs with information on everything from tours, hotels and destinations, to museums, galleries, gardens and attractions.

Supplier members can support you with organising day trips, overnights, short haul or long haul excursions as well as offering exclusive fam trips.

Group travel organisers considering joining AGTO can take advantage of benefits including discounts, networking events and exclusive access to a members-only Liability Insurance Scheme.

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