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April 8 – 11, 2024

SMART News

SMART 2024 Readying for Take-Off at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort, Casino & Spa

The 16th edition of the St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) has received many of its first tradeshow visitors which starts tonight. As of today, only "walkaround" tickets will be available for aspiring tradeshow visitors of the largest tradeshow...

Rainforest Adventures in full preparation for Grand Opening Ceremony SMART 2024

With ongoing site visits of parties involved in the event, decor preparations and logistics meetings, Rainforest Adventures Park has commenced preparations for the binational Grand Opening Ceremony of the St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART), to...

Flow Business Kicks Off SMART “Vendor Category”; Other Business To Join

A double booth of Flow Business will be heading this years “Vendor Category” of the St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) on April 8 to 11. This was announced by the telecommunication company today in conjunction with the SMART organization, and...

Travel Genuine and Surreal Journeys Travel Win SMART Travel In Style Journeys 2024 US Travel Agent Contest

Travel agent Nouradin Assaf of Travel Genuine and Iris Martin of Surreal Journeys Travel have won a free return ticket to St. Maarten / St. Martin for the 2024 SMART Travel Agent Contest, allowing for two tickets for high end airliner tickets by Travel In Style...

St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) Starts Countdown to “Start of Match Making”

The 16th edition of the St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) is only a few days away from setting its first meetings for the April event. Organizers, the St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA), the St. Maarten Tourism Bureau...

Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA) to provide “Hub Lunch” at SMART Tradeshow

St. Maarten Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA) will offer tourism dignitaries domestic and foreign a "Hub Lunch" during the upcoming St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) this April 8-11. This was announced today by organizer SHTA.SMART...

SoualiganSlangs launches Border To Border 2 Game at SMART

Iconic St. Maarten / St. Martin Culture company SoualiganSlangs will use the St. Martin / St. Maarten Annual Regional Tradeshow SMART of April 8-11 as launching pad for its newest product, the Border To Border 2 Game, as a sequel to its innovative cultural...

Port St. Maarten Group to Support SMART Tradeshow

Port St. Maarten Group (PSG) will be one of the main supporting entities of the upcoming St. Maarten / St. Martin Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART) this April 8-11, 2024. This was announced today by organizer SHTA.SMART brings together tourism professionals from...

Winair to support SMART 2024 with Regional Travel Agent Contest

Winair will increase its support for the 2024 edition of the St. Martin / St. Maarten Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART). This was announced by St. Maarten’s national carrier and organizing party SHTA. As is done during its previous support, the airline offers a...

Travel In Style Journeys and SMART 2024 Cooperating

Travel in Style Journeys by E. Clarke Travel will be an important partner in April 8-11th St. Martin / St. Maarten Annual Regional Tradeshow (SMART). This was announced today by the organizers of SMART in conjunction with the luxury travel specialist from the United...

SMART 2024 Program 

Monday April 8th

Welcome Day!

10am – 3.30pm: Registration (SMART desk open all day at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort)

5.30pm – 9pm: Grand Opening Ceremony

Tuesday April 9th

Meet the Island Day

9am – 11.30am: B2B Meetings (Day 1) at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort

12.15pm – 5pm: Lunch & Activities showcasing the island

6.30pm – 9pm: Anguilla Evening at Sonesta Maho – Maho Room
(For Buyers, Travel Agents, Journalists, Invited Guests) 

Wednesday April 10th

Business Day

9am – 12pm & 2pm- 5pm: B2B Meetings (Day 2) at Sonesta Maho Beach Resort
Lunch at the host property

6.30pm – 9pm: Mystery Dinners
(For Buyers, Travel Agents, Journalists, Invited Guests) 

Thursday April 11th

Explore the Island Day

(For Buyers, Travel Agents, Journalists, Invited Guests) 

9am – 5pm: Island experiences, luncheons, site inspections, and excursions

6.30pm – 9pm: Meet the Manager Evening at various properties

Accommodation 

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort Casino & Spa 

Sonesta Maho Beach Resort Casino & Spa

Rate is based on availability
$299 inclusive of all food, all drinks, tax and service charge.
Complimentary upgrade to our Signature Island View room category.
Discounted prices also available on our Oasis Pool View rooms and Signature Ocean View rooms

Click here to BOOK your stay. 

Event Price

Buyers & Travel Agents

  • $150 

Fee Includes: Full access 1 delegate, pre-scheduled appointments, Name badge credentials, Access to all social functions, 1 delegate directory.

Click here to register!

Suppliers

  • $499 SHTA & Club du Tourisme Members

  • $599 Non-Members 

Fee includes Full access 1 delegate, 1 Tabletop and signage, listing in the official directory of participants & online directory, set of appointments during SMART, Access to various food and social functions. Extra delegate: $175

Click here to register!

Vendors

  • $499 SHTA & Club du Tourisme Members

  • $599 Non-Members

    Fee includes Full access 1 delegates, Vendors table & space for showcasing products in tradeshow hallway, Access to various food and social functions for two persons. Extra delegate $175

    Click here to register!

    If you have any questions, feel free to reach out to us! You can give us a call at +1 721 542 0108 or drop us an email at office@shta.com. We’re here to help and look forward to hearing from you!

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