Destination Mexico

The premier hosted-buyer event for Mexican suppliers to connect with North American meeting professionals sourcing programs in Mexico.

Discover the wonders of Mexico. Meet with the top hotels, CVBs, DMCs, and venues from across Mexico in pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments and unique experiential networking events, while enjoying a fully hosted, three-night stay at Paradisus Playa del Carmen.


ABOUT DESTINATION MEXICO

Destination Mexico—Northstar's destination-specific hosted-buyer event—brings together the most highly-qualified meeting and incentive buyers from North America with top destinations, hotels/resorts, cruise lines, DMCs, DMOs and tourism offices from Mexico. Attendees participate in one-on-one pre-scheduled appointments, gain industry insights from our guest speakers and network with this exclusive group, while experiencing the natural beauty and magic land of Playa del Carmen. This unique event is hosted by Northstar Meetings Group’s leading brands—Successful Meetings, Meetings & Conventions, and Incentive magazine.

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Learn

Learn

Learn from, and be inspired by, our guest speakers, roundtable participants, and boardroom presenters who will provide targeted education specific to your needs as a meeting and incentive planner.

Connect

Connect

Connect with premier suppliers from Mexico during pre-scheduled one-on-one business appointments and unique experiential activities.

Enjoy

Enjoy

All qualified buyers will be fully hosted by Northstar Meetings Group, including airfare and planned activities.

Tuesday, December 7

3:00pm 5:45pm
Registration
3:00pm 5:45pm
Supplier tabletop set-up (Optional)
5:45pm
Planners: Property Tour
6:30pm 8:30pm
On-site Welcome Reception

Sponsored by Paradisus Playa del Carmen

Wednesday, December 8

8:00am – 9:15am
Breakfast & Education
9:30am – 12:15pm
One-on-One Appointments (10)
12:45pm
Group Departure for Off-site Lunch

Lunch Sponsored by Hilton Playa del Carmen

2:00pm – 4:00pm
Free time on 5th Avenue, with continuous shuttles back to Paradisus Playa del Carmen
6:00pm
Planners: Depart for Off-site Dinner
6:30pm
Suppliers: Depart for Off-site Dinner
Dinner Sponsored by Grand Velas Riviera Maya

Thursday, December 9

8:00am – 9:15am
Breakfast & Education
9:30am – 12:15pm
One-on-One Appointments (10)
12:45pm
Group Departure for Off-site Lunch

Lunch sponsored by Hotel XCaret

3:00pm – 5:00pm
Recreational Activities at XCaret Park or Rio Secreto
6:45pm
Planners: Depart for Off-site Dinner
7:15pm
Suppliers: Depart for Off-site Dinner
Dinner sponsored by Secrets Maroma

 

Friday, December 10

8:30AM
Depart for Playa Mujeres Post-Fam (Optional for Planners)
11:00AM
Depart for Club Med Cancun Post-Fam (Optional for Planners)
Breakfast at Leisure
Departures Throughout the Day

ALL QUALIFIED BUYERS WILL BE FULLY HOSTED BY NORTHSTAR MEETINGS GROUP, INCLUDING AIRFARE, ACCOMMODATION, MEALS, AND PLANNED ACTIVITIES.

INFORMATION

Those who are selected to attend will participate in:

  • Two productive days of pre-scheduled one-to-one meetings with suppliers from Mexico
  • Insightful educational presentations from inspiring speakers
  • Great meals, receptions and numerous networking opportunities with other elite buyers and suppliers
  • Unique experiential activities showcasing Playa Del Carmen as a premier meetings and incentive destination

Follow along on Instagram: #DestinationMexico
Follow along on LinkedIn: #DestinationMexico

To learn more why past buyers say this event is the best networking and education experience in the incentive industry, please contact Cindy Binder.

Individual Package

EXHIBITORS - Limited Availability (fee for additional suppliers)

  • One 6' table for pre-scheduled one-on-one appointments
  • Experiential networking activities, off-site functions and meals
  • All supplier expenses covered (excluding airfare, transfers & hotel)
Enterprise Package

SPONSORSHIPS - Limited Availability

Sponsorship packages are available, including receptions, education, keycards, room drops and much more.


Exhibitor Package Rates & Premium Sponsorship Opportunities


For exhibitor package rates and premium sponsorship opportunities, please contact your business development director or: Claudia Davila at [email protected].

Request Info Destination Mexico


2021 EXHIBITORS

Exhibitor list coming soon

 

Paradisus New Logo

Enjoy an unforgettable all-inclusive resort in the beautiful bay of Playa Del Carmen. Luxurious facilities and endless activities await you in this stunning Caribbean Sea setting. Discover exquisite cuisine for all tastes in the resort's 22 restaurants and bars, 5 of which have won the Wine Spectator award for excellence. We look forward to welcoming you to this lush tropical landscape.

Paradisus Playa del Carmen
Hotel Address & Phone:
5a Avenida, Playa del Carmen
Playa del Carmen
(52) 984 877 3900

Buyers: We will make your reservations for you.

Suppliers: You will receive information as the event approaches to book your accommodations.

 

Advisory Notice Regarding Outside Solicitations

Please be advised that numerous companies have been emailing and calling our attendees attempting to book them into hotels for Northstar events.

Here are the companies and their representatives that we have been made aware of:

  • CBS International
  • Corporate Booking Services
  • EHRS
  • Exhibition Housing Services
  • Global Housing Corporation
  • World Wide Travel


Be advised that these companies and individuals have no relationship with our events. Our attendees are encouraged to disregard any communication received from these companies or any others that are not affiliated with Northstar Meetings Group.

FOR MORE INFORMATION, CONTACT YOUR SALES REPRESENTATIVE OR:

Buyers Contact:

Cindy Binder

Buyer Development Manager

[email protected]

Suppliers Contact:

Claudia Davila

Business Development Director

[email protected]

Event Logistics Contact:

Christy Froehlich

Event Director

[email protected]