Researcher of conference and incentive travel industry and writer for business toursim press.
Rob Davidson’s principal area of expertise is research in the conference and incentive travel industry.
He writes widely on this subject and speaks regularly at international conferences.
His latest book, written with Tony Rogers, is Marketing Destinations and Venues for Conferences, Conventions and Business Events.
In addition, he regularly writes articles for the professional business tourism press, including Conference News.
He runs his own research and training consultancy, and has undertaken projects for many high-profile MICE organisations, such as convention bureaux.
Each year, at the EIBTM trade show in Barcelona, Rob launches his annual report on trends in the conference and events industry: Trend Watch.
In 2005, he was elected ‘Meetings and Incentive Travel Personality of the Year’ by Meetings & Incentive Travel magazine.
For the past 5 years, he has been included in Conference & Incentive Travel magazine’s ‘Power 50’ – the 50 most influential people in the UK conference industry.