BUYERS

MEET ASIA’S HOT LIST OF SUPPLIERS
Asia’s most innovative suppliers are waiting for you
UPDATED 26.3.2020: Buyer places still available!

WHY JOIN THE FURTHER EAST BUYER PROGRAMME?

CURATED NETWORKING

DISCOVER FACE-TIME, DONE DIFFERENTLY

Forget the formulaic: at Further East, the vibe is relaxed but the business is meaningful. Just footsteps from the beach, every corner is designed to spark stronger connections and unexpected conversations.

INNOVATION AND INSPIRATION

PREPARE YOUR BRAND FOR WHAT’S NEXT

Included in your Further East Buyer programme is AWAKEN: a half-day, insight-rich ‘un’-conference designed specifically to equip you for the future of luxury travel in Asia.

INDUSTRY PERKS

MEET THE THOUGHT-LEADERS, NOT JUST THE MARKET LEADERS

Your discerning clients want more than current trends: they want to know what’s next, which is why we invite only a curated selection of future-facing suppliers to attend Further East.

WHO YOU WILL MEET

From India to Japan, Mongolia to the Maldives, Further East invites only Asia’s finest high-end travel suppliers to attend, featuring a mix of iconic luxury names and the latest high-end, independently minded brands.

ICONIC

They create unforgettable experiences that lead the way in hospitality.

INDEPENDENTLY MINDED

They have drive and passion to do things differently.

A UNIQUE STORY

Proud of their heritage, they encourage innovation and transformation.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT OVER THE 4 DAYS

A four-day festival of ocean-side networking: up to 42 prescheduled appointments, 3 delicious lunches, incredible evening parties, and access to AWAKEN, the un-conference.

The hosted buyer programme includes

THE HOSTED BUYER PROGRAMME INCLUDES:

  • Up to 42 pre-scheduled appointments based on your business objectives
  • 1 x pass to AWAKEN the Further East un- conference
  • 3 official networking lunches
  • Accommodation in our 5* hotel partners
  • Opportunity to enjoy pre & post tours
  • Opportunity to join to express workshops

PROVISIONAL AGENDA

  • 10:00-18:00 Arrival and registration at Alila Seminyak
  • 13:00-18:00 AWAKEN un-conference
  • 18:00-21:30 Welcome drinks

  • 09:00-13:00 Morning appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 10:35-11:15 Workshop and networking break
  • 12:50-14:30 Networking lunch at a Further East official venue and hotel partner
  • 14:30-17:45 Afternoon appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 15:55-16:20 Networking activities and coffee breaks by the beach
  • 17:45-20:00 Afternoon appointments finish
  • 20:00 - Late Official Party hosted by Alila Seminyak

  • 09:00-13:00 Morning appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 10:35-11:15 Workshop and networking break
  • 12:50-14:30 Networking lunch at a Further East official venue and hotel partner
  • 14:30-17:45 Afternoon appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 15:55-16:20 Networking activities and coffee breaks by the beach
  • 17:45-18:30 Evening Networking
  • 18:30 Free evening

  • 09:00-13:00 Morning appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 10:35-11:15 Workshop and networking break
  • 12:50-14:30 Networking lunch at a Further East official venue and hotel partner
  • 14:30-17:45 Afternoon appointments at Alila Seminyak
  • 15:55-16:20 Networking activities and coffee breaks by the beach
  • 17:45-18:30 Evening Networking
  • 20:00 - Late Final Night Party

  • All Day Departures

WHAT OUR COMMUNITY SAY

Don’t just take our word for it, watch our latest video to hear what people say about us…

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

Further East’s mission is to invent the future of travel in Asia: and to do this, we’re calling on the world’s most innovative minds. Think you have what it takes?

HIGH-NET-WORTH MINDSET

YOU HAVE A HIGH-END MINDSET

Your clients are luxury-focused and your itineraries are dream-defying – for you, turning fantasy into reality is second nature.

SUPERIOR ASIAN KNOWLEDGE

YOU HAVE EXTENSIVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE ASIAN MARKET.

Selling Asia is your speciality: and you have an encyclopaedic knowledge of the region’s hot spots, hidden gems and unique allure.

TOP DECISION MAKERS

YOU HAVE SHINING REFERENCES FROM ASIA’S LEADING LUXURY SUPPLIERS.

We believe great relationships lead to even better business, so it’s important you can show us how you’ve formed fruitful partnerships with Asia’s coolest properties.

HOW TO APPLY TO ATTEND

Further East is invitation-only event and applications are now open. If you think you’re a perfect fit and would like to qualify for an invitation, please APPLY NOW.

If you have any questions at all, please contact the team below.

GET IN TOUCH

SOPHIA AGSHAR

SOPHIA
ASGHAR

SALES & BUYER MANAGER

sophia@thisisbeyond.com
+44 (0)203 176 5668