Abta has released a limited number of free places for agent members to attend a number of upcoming conferences including its over 50s Traveller Conference, New Markets in Cruise Conference and new Adventure Travel Conference.

Victoria Bacon, Abta’s director of brand and business development, said: “Mature travel, cruise and adventure travel are all growing markets and we have assembled an exciting speaker line-up at each event to discuss the key trends and challenges for travel businesses selling holidays to these audiences.

“The free places offer an opportunity for Abta member travel agents to gain the latest insights from the industry, while also networking with other Abta members.”

Abta’s Over 50s conference will be held on September 25, the cruise conference will be held on October 2, and adventure travel will be on November 19.

The line-up of speakers includes representatives from Abta, its membership, Google, The Adventure Travel Trade Association and Deloitte.

Complimentary places will be issued on a first come, first served basis and are aimed at senior managers. To apply, email events@abta.co.uk.