Professional workshops

Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme participate to professionnal workshops to meet travel agents to develop the contacts and the products of the destination.

2018 - Next important professional meetings

In 2018, Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme will participate to the following international events :

- 23 and 24 January 2018 : Grand Ski in Chambéry
- 27 and 28 March 2018 : Rendez-Vous France in Paris
- 16 and 17 October 2018 : Destination Vignobles in Bordeaux with its partners of the "Route des Vignobles alpins" (Projet Alcotra)

Grand Ski 2018

23-24 January 2018 - Chambéry SavoiExpo

For the 6th consecutive year, Grand Ski will be organized in Chambéry SavoiExpo.

This workshop is a major meeting place for professionals of mountain tourism and winter sports. It is organized by Atout France in partnership with Air France, SNCF, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Tourisme, Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme, France Mountains, Grand Chambéry Alpes Tourisme, CCI of Savoie, VINCI Airports and Geneva International Airport.
During 2 working days, more than 1,100 professionals of the mountain tourism in winter gathered in Chambéry meet prescribers from all over the world.

Chambéry will host the next 3 editions of Grand Ski.

Rendez-vous France 2017

The Rendez-vous in France was held in Rouen, in Normandy, where Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme participated.

With over 2100 tourism operators, this must-see event, organized by Atout France and its partners, is part of a strong desire to market the global destination brands to international professionals representing 70 countries.
This was an opportunity for SMBT to meet a large number of foreign TOs from distant markets (China, Japan ...) or from Europe to present the assets of Savoie Mont Blanc.

Grand Ski 2017

Chambéry - 16 and 17 janvier 2017

Grand Ski is an important meeting point for professionals of the mountain tourism and the French representants of winter sports.
For the 5th consecutive year, Grand Ski is organized in Chambéry Savoie expo.

Organized by Atout France in partnership with Air France, SNCF, Auvergne Rhône-Alpes Tourisme, Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme, France Montagnes, the city of Chambéry, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Savoie, Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport and Geneva International airport

During these 2 days of work, more than 1 100 professionals of the winter mountain tourism gathered in Chambéry : ski-resorts, accommodation, transport companies and services providers... have met operators coming from 56 countries (80 % from Europa).The professionals from emerging countries are becoming more numerous.

The evening was organized in Carré Curial, an invitation to make the tour operators discover the town center of Chambéry.

Grand Ski - Key facts:

- 240 french exhibitors.

- 463 tour operators and travel agents from 56 countries were present.

- 10 091 appointments were programmed during the workshop.

Chambery continues its partnership with Grand Ski and will host the 2018 edition.

Grand ski 2016

Grand Ski is an important meeting point for professionals of the mountain tourism and the French representants of winter sports.
For the 4th consecutive year, Grand Ski is organized in Chambéry Savoie expo.

Taking place on 26 and 27 January 2016, this workshop is a major event for the professionals of mountain tourism and winter sports. It is organized by Atout France in partnership with Air France, SNCF, Rhone Alpes Tourism, Tourism Savoie Mont Blanc, France Mountain, the town of Chambery, the CCI of Savoie, Lyon Saint-Exupéry airport and the International Airport Geneva.

During two days of work, the French exhibitors will have the opportunity to meet nearly 450 general and specialized tour operators from France and around the world.

The evening is organized in The Féclaz, a good time enjoyed by all.

Grand Ski - Key facts :
- 1100 mountain tourism professionals were given an appointment for the 25th edition
- 450 international professionals, tour operators and travel agents
- 90000 appointments were scheduled during these two days of workshop.

And Chambery will continue its partnership with Grand Ski hosting, after this appointment in 2016, the next two editions ...

JET AIR INSIGHTS SUMMER 2016

28 & 29 october 2015

Savoie Mont Blanc Tourisme will participate in the workshop Jetair Insights summer 2016 to meet travel agents which distribute the products of the tour operator Jet Air. Objective : introduce the 2016 summer offer in Savoie Mont Blanc to develop the contacts and the products of the destination.