WHY JOIN THE FURTHER EAST BUYER PROGRAMME?
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.
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.
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.
They create unforgettable experiences that lead the way in hospitality.
They have drive and passion to do things differently.
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:
- 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
WHAT OUR COMMUNITY SAY
Don’t just take our word for it, watch our latest video to hear what people say about us…
Truly a wonderful experience from start to finish. I was blown away by the level of detail that was so thoughtfully executed across everything. The connections made were invaluable to our business and will greatly shape the way we sell Asia going forward.
Elizabeth Fuller, Director of Marketing & Partnerships, Black Tomato
It was truly great – perhaps the best trade show I have attended in years. Highly relevant and meaningful. I am sure that it will continue to grow and evolve!
Victoria Hilley, General Manager, Remote Lands
Further East is a pioneering and innovative event where we can get to know each other in a relaxed and pleasant atmosphere.
Vicky Liu, Regional Product Director, 8 Continents Travel
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?
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.
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.
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.