Conventions Malta

Conventions MaltaConventions Malta is the official destination marketing department for M.I.C.E. travel within the Malta Tourism Authority (MTA). Set up in 2015, Conventions Malta 's main objective is that of promoting the Maltese Islands as a destination for Conference & Incentive travel and Association business travel. As part of the official tourism board for the Maltese Islands, Conventions Malta is funded by local government. The MTA itself is a national non-profit government organization which has now been established since 1999. Conventions Malta does not operate on a commercial basis nor does it organise events.

Services Offered At Conventions Malta:

  • We provide information about the destination and impartial advice to meeting, conference and incentive organisers together with the general public;
  • We offer guidance to event organisers and associations interested in learning more about the destination and overall offer;
  • We work closely with all MTA licensed trade partners to develop and enhance Malta's M.I.C.E. offer;
  • We work hand in hand with local trade partners and all MTA overseas units based on requirements;
  • We provide audio visual features, presentations and images to further market the Maltese Islands;
  • We provide literature in various language and collateral to distribute to clients and delegates prior or during their stay;
  • We assist with requests for information and provide details of local suppliers including Destination Management Companies, Conference Hotels and Conventions Centres;
  • We support Associations from bidding stage with provision of information, till after the event with various support including dedicated schemes* (Certain T&C for financial support); 
  • In order to promote and publicise events, a dedicated online conference calendar is also accessible on our official web portal. 
  • We assist with educational trips or site inspections organised by Associations or trade to introduce the destination to potential meeting planners; 

In addition to the Conventions Malta team at MTA Head Office in Malta, we also have M.I.C.E. dedicated professionals in our offices in the United Kingdom, Germany, Italy and France. Other MTA offices or representatives are also found in Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, Hungary, Japan & Korea, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain, Switzerland, U.A.E. and U.S.A. (New York).

While the above points provide a brief overview of the standard services offered by Conventions Malta, requests by trade and other M.I.C.E. audience are also administered on a one to one basis.

ROLE: Conventions Malta promotes the Maltese Islands as a destination for C&I travellers by:

  • Raising the destination's profile in the M.I.C.E. sector on an international scale; 
  • Providing buyers and potential buyers with information, literature and other collateral about the destination;
  • Coordinating Malta's presence at international M.I.C.E. events; 
  • Coordinating promotional events, activities and initiatives with the MTA's overseas offices and local trade members;
  • Attending events and meeting / networking with clients and potential clients;
  • Coordinating press and educational visits to showcase the destination's assets for conference and incentive groups;
  • Supporting associations bidding for or bringing their international conferences to Malta;

More information can be found on 
T: (356) 22915555