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Cinnamon TBC Asia 2018

Conference Package – LKR 20,000/=

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

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For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Stay & Conference Package – $500 nett per person
Foreign Industry participants

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on single occupancy BB basis at Cinnamon Grand (5 star hotel) for the 30th of October 2018 (01 room night);
    One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards;
  • Private airport transfers from Bandaranaike International Airport to the hotel and return
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the International airport and transport from the International airport to the residence;
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified;

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Stay & Conference Package – $400 nett per person
Foreign Blogger participants conference

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Are you a travel blogger that is looking for digital inspiration? Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on single occupancy BB basis at Cinnamon Grand (5 star hotel) for the 30th of October 2018 (01 room night);
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards
  • Shuttle airport transfers from Bandaranayke International Airport to the hotel and return (*private airport transfer can be arranged upon request to an additional cost)
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the International airport and transport from the International airport to the residence;
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified;

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Pre-tour & Conference Blogger Package – $ 900 nett per person

Obtain complete access at TBC Asia 2016 which includes a 5 night/6 day pre-conference tour (25th-29th October 2018) with full board accommodation, hotel transfers, entry to the one day conference and awards (30th October 2018).

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

The pre-conference tour will be complete with expert guides, and mini workshops at the pro-bar on writing, photography, affiliate marketing, monetizing your web and so much more. Participants will get to choose from four different itineraries — taking them either to the North, South, East or Central Region of the island — before they arrive. Any additional expenses are to be met by the participants. Conference agenda and all relevant details to the award ceremony will be updated in due course

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on full board basis at 4/5 star hotels in Sri Lanka from 25th to 30th October 2018;
  • Ground transfers (shuttle) from the Katunayake Bandaranaike International airport to the respective tour itinerary from 25th to 30th October 2018;
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards
  • Entrance tickets/ excursions as per the specified itinerary provided by the promoter
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified to be borne by the Promoter.

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Cinnamon TBC Asia 2018

Conference Package – LKR 20,000/=

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Stay & Conference Package – $500 nett per person
Foreign Industry participants

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on single occupancy BB basis at Cinnamon Grand (5 star hotel) for the 30th of October 2018 (01 room night);
    One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards;
  • Private airport transfers from Bandaranaike International Airport to the hotel and return
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the International airport and transport from the International airport to the residence;
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified;

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Stay & Conference Package – $400 nett per person
Foreign Blogger participants conference

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka

Are you a travel blogger that is looking for digital inspiration? Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on single occupancy BB basis at Cinnamon Grand (5 star hotel) for the 30th of October 2018 (01 room night);
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards
  • Shuttle airport transfers from Bandaranayke International Airport to the hotel and return (*private airport transfer can be arranged upon request to an additional cost)
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the International airport and transport from the International airport to the residence;
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified;

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


Pre-tour & Conference Blogger Package – $ 900 nett per person

Obtain complete access at TBC Asia 2016 which includes a 5 night/6 day pre-conference tour (25th-29th October 2018) with full board accommodation, hotel transfers, entry to the one day conference and awards (30th October 2018).

Conference theme – Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel

The pre-conference tour will be complete with expert guides, and mini workshops at the pro-bar on writing, photography, affiliate marketing, monetizing your web and so much more. Participants will get to choose from four different itineraries — taking them either to the North, South, East or Central Region of the island — before they arrive. Any additional expenses are to be met by the participants. Conference agenda and all relevant details to the award ceremony will be updated in due course

**packages can be customized according to requests.
Please contact events@cinnamonboxoffice.com for more information

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

What is included What is not included
  • Accommodation on full board basis at 4/5 star hotels in Sri Lanka from 25th to 30th October 2018;
  • Ground transfers (shuttle) from the Katunayake Bandaranaike International airport to the respective tour itinerary from 25th to 30th October 2018;
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018 conference and awards
  • Entrance tickets/ excursions as per the specified itinerary provided by the promoter
  • Visa fee;
  • Travel insurance
  • Liquor;
  • Laundry;
  • Extras during the hotel stay;
  • Spa treatments;
  • Any other related or unrelated costs not specified to be borne by the Promoter.

Buy Now

For more inquiries – events@cinnamonboxoffice.com


  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018
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  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018

$500 nett per person


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  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018

$400 nett per person


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  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 25th to 30th October 2018

$900 nett per person


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  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018
Get the Early Bird Offer at LKR 18,000 nett per person

book now

  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018

$500 nett per person


book now

  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 30th October 2018

$400 nett per person


book now

  • Oak Room
  • Cinnamon Grand Colombo
  • 25th to 30th October 2018

$900 nett per person


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FAQs – TBC Asia!

The pre-tour

   1. When does the pre-tour begin and when does it finish?

  • The pre-tour begins from Colombo on the 25 th of October and ends on the 29 th of
    October where all four tours will come back to Colombo by the evening.

  2. Is the pre-tour only open for foreign participants?

  • No, the pre-tour is open for anybody who is willing to get the experience while closely
    touring with bloggers that have been selected for TBC Asia.

  3. Are all 4 tours to all 4 regions taking place simultaneously?

  • Yes, all 4 tours to the 4 regions are taking place simultaneously.

  4. Am I limited to the choice of touring only one region or can I choose multiple?

  • Yes, your choice of touring is limited to one tour because all 4 tours are taking place
    simultaneously.

  5. Do I have to be selected to get the opportunity to participate in the pre-tour?

  • No, as long as your payment is made to the pre-tour you are entitled to take part.

  6. Exactly what costs are covered?

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on full board basis at 4 and 5
    star hotels in Sri Lanka from 25th to 30th
    October 2018
  • Ground transfers (shuttle) from the
    Katunayake Bandaranaike International airport
    to the respective tour itinerary from 25th to
    30th October 2018
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Entrance tickets/ excursions as per the
    specified itinerary provided by the promoter
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Beverages
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

 

 

 7. Do I have to strictly abide to the provided itinerary or is there room for adjustments?

  • There is already is planned itinerary, where the transport, accommodation and the
    excursions will be done according to the set plan however you can explore on your own
    with your own costs. There is no hard and fast rule to stick to the itinerary. But we
    assure you the best of an experience with the planned itinerary.

 8. What are the 4 itineraries?

Discover Southern Sri Lanka

  Day 1

  •  Cinnamon Lakeside
  • The bus to Beruwala
  • Check-in and Downtime
  • Cinnamon Bey Beruwela
  • Pro Bar session
  • Gastronomical experience at Cinnamon Bay

  Day 2

  •  Cinnamon Beruwala
  • Cinnamon Trails -Dodandoowa
  • Galle Fort Hotel
  • Galle and Koggala Bus Tour
  • Travel to Hikkaduwa
  • Check in Hikka Tranz Cinnamon

  Day 3  

  • Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon
  • Travel from Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon to Cinnamon Wild Yala
  • Pro Bus Session (Beer on Bus)
  • Check-in Cinnamon Wild Yala - BBQ

  Day 4

  • Wake up and have an early snack
  • Yala Safari and visit Fisherman
  •  Visit Kande Vihare
  • Silent Disco and Dinner at Cinnamon Wild Yala

  Day 5

  •  Leopard Project and Dairy farmer.
  • Travel to Colombo
  • Portofino Lunch
  • Travel to Colombo and check in
  • Pro bus session
  • Colombo City Tour

Discover North Central Sri Lanka

  Day 1

  • Early wake up and get ready
  • Travel to Habarana ( Packed Breakfast from Lakeside)
  • Cinnamon Lodge Habarana
  • Visit Ibbankaduwa and Dambulla
  • Pro Bar Session
  • Cinnamon Lodge Habarana
  • Ice cream tasting

  Day 2

  • Cinnamon Lodge Habarana
  • Travel Anuradhapura
  • Tour of Anuradhapura
  • Lunch in Anuradhapura (Hotel Corp)
  • Visit Mihinthale and travel back to the hotel
  • Back to Cinnamon Lodge Habarana

  Day 3

  • Wake up early and travel to Sigiriya for Sunrise shot
  • Have packed breakfast from Lodge
  • Climb Sigiriya and travel to Hotel
  • Cinnamon Lodge Habarana
  • Downtime/Cookery demonstration with chef
  • Minneriya Safari
  • Pro Bar Session
  • Back to Cinnamon Lodge Habarana

  Day 4

  • Visit Pidurangala for Sunrise shot.
  • Hiriwaduna Village Trail
  • Back to Cinnamon Lodge Habrana
  • Downtime
  • Pro Bar session

  Day 5

  • Travel to Katunayake
  • Tamarind Tree
  • Airport simulation center visit.
  • Travel to Colombo and check in to Cinnamon Lakeside.

Discover Central Sri Lanka

  Day 1

  • Cinnamon Citadel Kandy
  • Tuk to Train Station. Take Train to Kandy (Train 8.30 - 11.00) and bus to the hotel
  • Cinnamon Citadel Kandy
  • Kandy City Tour
  • Visit Temple of the tooth and cultural show

  Day 2

  • Visit Knuckles Range Forest Reserve (1 1/2 journey)

  Day 3

  • The Magnificient Mahaveli - Boat Ride and Bird Watching

  Day 4

  • Travel to Nuwara Eliya via train and tour
  • Tour of Nuwara Eliya and Mackwood plantations
  • Travel back to Hotel

  Day 5

  • Travel to Colombo (Stop at Spice Gardens on the way)
  • Airport simulation center visit
  • Tamarind Tree

Discover East Sri Lanka

  Day 1

  • Tuk to Train Station. Take Train to Kandy (Train 8.30 - 11.00)
  • Victoria Golf Course Digana
  • Mountain Bike Trekking, Nature walk with Chitral etc.
  • Open air BBQ at Golf Course

  Day 2

  • Victoria Golf Course Digana
  • Travel to Arugam Bay – Pro Bus session
  • Hotel in Arugam Bay (Hideway, Bay Vista)
  • Visit Kudumiala/Kumana Safari

  Day 3

  • Hotel in Arugam Bay
  • Visit Surf Point
  • Travel to Batticaloa
  • East Lagoon Hotel (Crab Curry)
  • Mini Tour of Fort and check in at East Lagoon hotel

  Day 4

  • Eat Lagoon Hotel
  • Downtime
  • Travel to Trinco and check in at Trinco Blu
  • Pro Bar Session
  • Trinco Blu

  Day 5

  • Early Breakfast
  • Visit Trincomalee (marine wilde life tour morning)
  • Pigeon Island
  • Lunch at Trinco Blu
  • Travel to Colombo via Heli Tours
  • Colombo City Tour and Uptown Kandy visit
  • Colombo city tour

 

The Conference and Awards

Industry

  1. When is the conference? Will the awards be on the same day?

  • The conference is on the 30 th of October 9-5 at oak room cinnamon grand Colombo and the awards will be on the same day.

  2. How long the conference is and what time does it commence?

  • The conference is to take place from 9am-5pm at the Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo.

  3. Are there any additional activities planned for the day of the conference?

  • The conference will consist of 6 speeches from global experts representing global giants such as Google, CNN, Expedia, Zanadu, Adara.com and Tourism Tribe in Australia. In between the sessions, the awards ceremony will take place to recognize 60 bloggers
    under 10 categories at the end of the conference there will be panel discussion. The closing of the conference will happen with a 1 hour speed networking session where all the conference participants get an opportunity to network with the 60 bloggers one on one for 1 hour.

  4. Can anyone participate in the conference?

  • Yes, anyone with a profound curiosity towards transformational content to contributeto digital marketing in travel and take part in the conference and take part in the
    opportunity to meet world class bloggers is one of the biggest value additions of this conference.

  5. What topics will be discussed at the conference and who will be speaking?

  • Creative Excellence in a Technology Driven Market – Liz Ward, Managing Director,
    Digital Coaching International and CEO, Tourism Tribe.
  • Using information to create an experience driven marketing strategy for travel content -
    Sonali Chatterjee, Sales Director, India and South Asia for CNN International/ Karla
    Cripps Senior Digital Producer for CNN Travel’s Asia-Pacific.
  • The Evolution of the Connected Customer - Giuliana Riitano, Industry Manager,
    eCommerce & Classifieds, Google.
  • How to leverage user generation content to fuel the travel booking cycle- Abhay Khanna
    Regional Manager, Expedia Group.
  • Future of Travel - the China rise and Blockchain Technology - Zan Wu, CEO of Zanadu.

  6. Will there be a Q&A session with the speakers?

  • Yes there will be a Q&A session with the speaker

  7. What is the speed networking session about?

  • The 60 bloggers who had taken part in TBC Asia 2016 will be available for a one on one
    networking session for one hour with the participants of the conference. This will be
    very beneficial because:
    For representatives from corporate bodies in the travel industry to get introduced to the
    best bloggers in the market for the future project initiatives.
    Travel bloggers, writers, and photographers in the industry to get inspiration and do
    networking with the bloggers.

  8. Who are the speakers?

  • Liz Ward, Managing Director, Digital Coaching International and CEO, Tourism Tribe.

Liz is a committed advocate for innovation in marketing and distribution and recognised expert
in strategy with more than 20 years experience specializing in travel and tourism. Over her
successful career Liz has created and implemented strategies that have played a pivotal role in
establishing travel destinations and tourism businesses in the contemporary market place.

  • Sonali Chatterjee, Sales Director, India and South Asia for CNN International.

Based in New Delhi, Chatterjee has led CNN International’s fast growing advertising business in
the region for the past 10 years. She is responsible for managing and offering strategic advice to
the increasing number of companies targeting the global consumer, through CNN’s multi-
platform offers.

  • Karla Cripps Senior Digital Producer for CNN Travel’s Asia-Pacific

Karla Cripps is a Senior Digital Producer who oversees CNN Travel’s Asia-Pacific coverage. Based
in Bangkok for more than 15 years, she spearheads production of travel news, features and
planning for the region, while also writing and editing content.Cripps works closely with CNN
Travel’s teams in New York, Atlanta and London and produces content that covers a wide range
of topics, from aviation news and travel trends to culture and cuisine. Cripps joined CNN in
2009 and became editor and writer for CNN Travel in 2012.

  • Giuliana Riitano, Industry Manager, eCommerce & Classifieds, Google

Giuliana Riitano has joined almost 2 year ago the Google frontier team (Pakistan, Bangladesh
and Sri Lanka) as a Industry Lead for e-Commerce and Classifieds. Her mission at Google is to
help online advertisers establish themselves in this nascent market as well as help the
ecosystem growth and mature.

  • Abhay Khanna Regional Manager, Expedia Group.

Over 10 Years in the Hospitality Business with expertise in Online content distribution,
Revenue Management, and Online Strategic planning. Has been with Expedia for 6 Years
and has managed businesses in South India, Maldives, and now managing the business for
Expedia in Sri Lanka.

  • Zan Wu, CEO of Zanadu.

Founder and CEO of Zanadu, the industry leading and multi-awards winning premium travel
OTA and Travel Media Company in China.

Bloggers
  1. When is the conference? Will the awards be on the same day?

  • The conference is on the 30 th of October 9-5 at oak room cinnamon grand Colombo and the Awards will be on the same day.

  2. How long the conference is and what time does it commence?

  • The conference is to take place from 9am-5pm at the Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo.

  3. What topics will be discussed at the conference and who will be speaking?

      There will be 6 speeches that consist of various topics ranging from

  •  Instagram partnerships - Anna Karsten,
  • SEO/Travel Blogging/Content development - Gary Arndt
  • Video content creation and storytelling using video as a tool - Alex Chacon
  • Strategic Marketing for Blogs, Content Marketing - Murat Ozbilgi
  • How to pitch and run successful campaigns for brands, and how our work can more effectively reflect the diverse world we live in, Effective Influencer
    Marketing Strategies for working with Food Tourism Brands. Eulanda & Omo
    Osagiede
  • The new influencer scene: balancing on a fine line between full editorial
    freedom as an independent content creator and creating destination tailored
    and edited marketing campaigns - Panel Discussion led by Janicke – PTBA

  4. Who are the Speakers?

  • Anna Karsten- Anna Karsten is a travel influencer behind the blog Anna Everywhere. For the past 11 years, she has lived in various places and traveled to over 80 countries on 6 continents, studying foreign languages, culture, law, and history of places she visits. Through her blog and social channels, she has been encouraging people to live abroad and travel to some more known and off the path places, despite having chronic diseases. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Travel Channel, Forbes, CNN,National Geographic, Lonely Planet, FOX News, and Daily Mail. She will be speaking on Instagram.
  • Gary Arndt - Gary is the blogger behind the award winning Everything-Everywhere.com. He has been
    traveling the world non-stop for over half a decade and has visited over 100 countries and territories in
    that time. He is also a regular TBEX speaker.
  • Alex Chacon - Ranked as the #1 and most followed Motorcycle Adventure Rider on all Social Media
    combined, credited as having taken the "Most Epic Selfie of 2014" according to CBS News, was Google's 11th most search word and trend of 2014. Featured on Time Magazine, CNN and Fox News. People say I've inspired millions and created trends that have shaped my entire Millennial generation like the 360 Degree Selfie, and the Dronie ( Selfie + Drone = Dronie).
  • Murat Ozbilgi - METU Electronics Engineering & MBA graduate. Started his professional career as a researcher in the National Research Council of Turkey (Tubitak). Authored articles on music, outdoor
    sports, travel and Motor biking in many magazines and websites. Founded the content marketing agency
    Blogger Casting Turkey in 2015. Published a book in 2007: `Motor biking is life’. He is also the founder of the Turkish travel site Gezimanya.
  • Eulanda & Omo Osagiede - Eulanda & Omo Osagiede are London-based freelance writers and award-winning social influencers who run the popular travel, food, and lifestyle blog HDYTI (Hey! Dip your toes in). UK Blog award winners for Best Food and Wine blog - 2016.
  • Panel Discussion led by Janicke – PTBA

Tickets

  1. What are the available packages?

Local Participants:
Conference Only – LKR 20,000/= (USD 150)
Conference theme - Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel
Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka
Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with all award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.
For more inquiries – tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com

Foreign Participants:
Conference package – $500 nett per person
Includes conference pass, hotel accommodation and ground transfers.
Conference theme - Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel
Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka
Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.
**packages can be customized according to request. Please
contact tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com for more information.
Conference package inclusions and exclusions

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on single
    occupancy BB basis at
    Cinnamon Grand (5-star hotel)
    for the 30th of October 2018
    (01 room night)
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Private airport transfers from
    Bandaranaike International
    Airport to the hotel and return
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the
    International airport and transport
    from the International airport to the residence
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

For more inquiries – tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com
Conference package – $400 nett per person
Conference theme - Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for
travel
Venue – Oak Room, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, Sri Lanka
Are you a travel blogger that is looking for digital inspiration? Obtain access for TBC Asia 2018, to be held in Sri Lanka on 30th October. Your ticket includes access to all conference content; where you have the opportunity to interact with award-winning travel bloggers, global experts and industry professionals who have been the movers and shakers in their respective fields of expertise.
**packages can be customized according to request. Please
contact tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com for more information.

Conference package inclusions and exclusions

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on single
    occupancy BB basis at
    Cinnamon Grand (5-star hotel)
    for the 30th of October 2018
    (01 room night)
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Shuttle airport transfers from
    Bandaranayke International
    Airport to the hotel and return
    (*private airport transfer can be
    arranged upon request to an
    additional cost)
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the
    International airport and transport
    from the International airport to the residence
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

 

For more inquiries – tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com

Conference Package & Pre-tour - $900 nett per person
Obtain complete access at TBC Asia 2016 which includes a 5 night/6 day pre-conference tour (25th-29th October 2018) with full board accommodation, hotel transfers, entry to the one day conference and awards (30th October 2018).
Conference theme - Agents of Change: Creating transformational digital content for travel
The pre-conference tour will be complete with expert guides, and mini workshops at the pro-bar on writing, photography, affiliate marketing, monetizing your web and so muc more. Participants will get to choose from four different itineraries — taking them either to the North, South, East or Central Region of the island — before they arrive. Any additional expenses are to be met by the participants. Conference agenda and all relevant details to the award ceremony will be updated in due course.
**packages can be customized according to requests. Please
contact tbcasia@cinnamonhotels.com for more information

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on full board basis at 4 and
    5-star hotels in Sri Lanka from 25th to 30th
    October 2018
  • Ground transfers (shuttle) from the
    Katunayake Bandaranaike International
    airport to the respective tour itinerary from
    25th to 30th October 2018
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Entrance tickets/ excursions as per the
    specified itinerary provided by the promoter
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

 

 

  2. Where can I get tickets?

  3. Can I purchase tickets for the conference at the venue?

  • Yes, it is possible for purchase on the day of the event, having said that tickets are recommended to be bought prior to the event.

4. What is the difference between the $500 conference package and $400 conference
package?
Conference package inclusions and exclusions - $500 nett per person-

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on single
    occupancy BB basis at
    Cinnamon Grand (5-star hotel)
    for the 30th of October 2018
    (01 room night)
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Private airport transfers from
    Bandaranaike International
    Airport to the hotel and return
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the
    International airport and transport
    from the International airport to the residence
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

Conference package inclusions and exclusions $400 nett per person-

 What is included  What is not included
  • Accommodation on single
    occupancy BB basis at
    Cinnamon Grand (5-star hotel)
    for the 30th of October 2018
    (01 room night)
  • One entrance ticket to the TBC Asia 2018
    conference and awards
  • Shuttle airport transfers from
    Bandaranayke International Airport to
    the hotel and return (*private airport
    transfer can be arranged upon request to
    an additional cost)
  • Visa fee
  • Travel insurance
  • Transport from residence to the
    International airport and transport
    from the International airport to the residence
  • Laundry
  • Extras during the hotel stay
  • Spa treatments
  • Any other related or unrelated costs
    not specified to be borne by the Promoter

 

  5. Does my conference only ticket get me access to the awards?

  • No, you are only entitled to the attendance of the conference with such a ticket.

  6. Can the packages be customized?

  • Yes, your packages can be customized.

Cancellations

   1. Is there a refund policy for this event?

  • Tickets once purchased unfortunately, cannot be refunded.

   2. When being refunded for a cancellation, when can I expect to receive the refund?