See You in Dublin for TBEX Europe 2013

TBEX Europe 2013 Dublin Ireland

The emails have been flying, the phone a-ringing, and the buzz, well, a-buzzing. Now we can finally share it all with you – TBEX Europe 2013 will be in Dublin, Ireland.

Dublin is a historical and cultural center of Ireland. From the Book of Kells to Guinness, from the Spire of Dublin to Trinity College, from the Christchurch Cathedral to National Museum of Ireland, Dublin has something to offer every travel blogging niche and every travel blogger budget. Rest assured – we’ll be scouting out everything the city has to offer in terms of food, drink, sightseeing, accommodations, and more.

Dublin, the region, and the country of Ireland are excited to be welcoming YOU to TBEX Europe. And we’re very happy and excited to take them up on that renowned hospitality.

TBEX Dublin will be held in October 2013. The exact dates and venue will be confirmed later in the week, but we couldn’t wait one more day to share this news with you.

If you’re as excited as we are, and are interested in attending or being a sponsor for TBEX Dublin, just let us know and we’ll make sure you get the information as soon as it becomes available.

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Photo credit:  Half Penny Bridge via wikimedia commons

TBEX Europe Speakers Announced

Girona, Costa Brava, Spain

Joining a list of distinguished speakers that includes Peter Shankman, Amy Porterfield, Chris Guillebeau, and C.C. Chapman, we’re very excited to announce the following bloggers will also be speaking at TBEX Europe in Costa Brava:

  • Abigail King
  • Amy Moore
  • C.C. Chapman
  • Beth Whitman
  • Chris Christensen
  • Chris Gray Faust
  • Dave & Deb
  • Gary Arndt
  • J.D. Andrews
  • Jennifer Miner
  • Keith Jenkins
  • Kirsten Alana Larsson
  • Matt Kepnes
  • Melvin Boecher
  • Michael Hodson
  • Michael Turtle
  • Nellie Huang
  • Pam Mandel
  • Shannon O’Donnell

What topics will you be learning about in Girona?  We’ll have three tracks:  Content Creation, Commerce and Community, and Travel and Tourism, the latter for industry attendees.  Some topics you can expect to learn about include:  Effective marketing with your Facebook page, collaboration for better branding and profit, how to effectively use new tools like Google+, Pinterest, and Instagram, writing session, photography, podcasting, and  video sessions, and a whole lot more.

We’ll be confirming and announcing more speakers this week as well as getting the speaker bios and detailed session information posted on the Europe conference site.  Information about the customized speed dating process will be posted soon.  Only registered attendees will have access to the speed dating information.  TBEX sponsors will have tables in the Expo area and industry attendees who are not sponsors may purchase a table for speed dating for $500 per day.

We have lots more announcements coming up this week including information about pre- and post-conference day trips, blog trips, and more.

Will we see you in Girona for TBEX Europe?  Registration is still available at the discounted price of $100.

Photo credit: Michael Nyika via flickr