Specialization is the gateway to success


Apply to Be a Fully Hosted Agent Group

“Travel Industry Exchange knocked it out of the park!”

- Jamie Bundy 
Corral De Tierra Travel 

Welcome to Travel Industry Exchange, your first class ticket to the #1 networking and educational event in the industry focused on specialization! 

As a fully hosted agent, you will have the opportunity to meet one-to-one with suppliers from all over the world including destinations, cruise lines, hoteliers, spas, tour operators, transportation providers, and resorts. In addition, participate in the destination specialization program to increase your knowledge of destinations and products that will help you grow your sales.

And for being such a valuable partner, we'll provide your air, hotel and all event meals. 

Fully Hosted Agent Benefits

Travel & Hotel
Complimentary airfare to/from home airport
Two nights' accommodations at the Sheraton New Orleans
Transfers to/from Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport to the Sheraton New Orleans
Business Building
Pre-scheduled one-to-one appointments with global suppliers
Engaging education sessions focused on destination specialization
A comprehensive directory with supplier profiles
Networking & Fun
All event meals for even more networking
An opening night welcome reception
Special New Orleans VIP City Pass to experience all that New Orleans has to offer

Fully Hosted Travel Agent Criteria

  • Fully Hosted Travel Agent positions are open to active US and Canadian agents with an extensive book of business.
  • You must have a geographically diverse booking market across several countries.
  • You must provide two (2) supplier references with whom you have booked business in the last 12 months.
  • You are an accredited agent and can supply an industry ID number.
  • You have the ability to make travel decisions for your client and are not restricted to using only hospitality vendors within your host or consortia membership.


Applications are now open for Fully Hosted Agent positions.
The application will take approximately 5-minutes to complete.