Conferences

A Vote of Business Confidence

A Vote of Business Confidence

Home to Australia’s finance sector, Sydney is set to receive 6,000 Sibos delegates in 2018 following the recent announcement that ICC Sydney would host the event in the venue’s second year of operation.

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Events and Meetings

The Formula to Yas Island’s unrivalled Italian Grand Prix Hotspot

The Formula to Yas Island’s unrivalled Italian Grand Prix Hotspot

The secret recipes behind Cipriani Yas Island’s momentum this season InterContinental Genève (30th September 2014- Dubai) The world renowned Cipriani opened its doors in Yas Island, Abu Dhabi in late 2010 and since then has regularly catered to influencers, celebrities, dignitaries and royalty alike.

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Recent Articles

Jumeirah turns pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

Jumeirah turns pink in support of Breast Cancer Awareness

| October 1, 2014

Dubai: Jumeirah Group, the global luxury hotel company and a member of Dubai Holding, is marking October’s Breast Cancer Awareness month with a series of activities and events.

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Liverpool Releases Report On International Conferences Ahead of IMEX America

| September 30, 2014

@accliverpool Report into international events as Team Liverpool prepares for IMEX America

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#BeeSustain is a finalist for the prestigious ICCA Best Marketing Award 2014

#BeeSustain is a finalist for the prestigious ICCA Best Marketing Award 2014

| September 30, 2014

The #BeeSustain initiative, launched by Wonderful Copenhagen Convention Bureau to encourage sustainable actions in the meetings industry, has just been announced as one of three finalists for the ICCA Best Marketing Award 2014.

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Mongolia: Official Partner Country ITB Berlin 2015

| September 30, 2014

Improvement in transportation connections and infrastructure make travelling in and around Mongolia easier

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Footballing Giants Real Madrid and AC Milan to Kick Off in Dubai this December

Footballing Giants Real Madrid and AC Milan to Kick Off in Dubai this December

| September 30, 2014

Tickets now on sale to see two of the world’s biggest football teams go head to head at Dubai’s The Sevens stadium on Tuesday, 30 December DUBAI, U.A.E., 29th September 2014: At a press conference held yesterday morning(29 September 2014), Dubai’s Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) and Emirates Airline announced that the 2014 […]

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Community Development takes center stage at World Tourism Day 2014

| September 30, 2014

The tourism sector’s contribution to communities’ empowerment as one of the pillars of sustainable development was at the heart of this year’s World Tourism Day celebrations.

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World PCO Alliance is offering its conference clients new ways of delegate boosting

| September 30, 2014

Barcelona, September 29th, 2014 The World PCO Alliance strives towards developing unique concepts to the benefit of all its association clients. – Maximising congress attendance: An increasing challenge for associations and scientific societies! Attracting delegates to a conference or scientific meeting becomes more and more of a challenge for associations due to a variety of […]

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Out Now Business Class offers annual memberships to Tourism Businesses prior to WTM

Out Now Business Class offers annual memberships to Tourism Businesses prior to WTM

| September 30, 2014

World Travel Market, the leading global event for the travel industry, is at the forefront of the LGBT tourism industry – providing complimentary annual memberships in the world’s largest LGBT travel trade association: Out Now Business Class

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British Tea and London Roasted Coffee hit the menu at Church House Conference Centre

| September 30, 2014

With more than 100,000 cups of tea and coffee served every year, this is an area which is often taken for granted. So when agreeing a new five year partnership with hospitality and event caterers Harbour & Jones Events, Church House Conference Centre wanted to make sure that the guest’s culinary experience started right at […]

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World Ski Awards signs LEITNER as 2014 partner

World Ski Awards signs LEITNER as 2014 partner

| September 29, 2014

World Ski Awards is proud to announce the signing of an exclusive partnership with LEITNER ropeways, Prinoth and DemacLenko.

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Starwood Hotels & Resorts Debuts the Castle Hotel as Part of the Luxury Collection Brand in China’s Northern Coast

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Debuts the Castle Hotel as Part of the Luxury Collection Brand in China’s Northern Coast

| September 29, 2014

Owned by Dalian Yifang Group, The Castle Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel, Dalian Sets a New Benchmark of Luxury in the Region

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Smart strategies for sponsorship from latest INCON article co-authored by MCI experts

| September 29, 2014

Geneva, 29 September 2014. INCON, a dynamic partnership of leading companies providing consistency and continuity in conference, event and destination management, has released its 21st Expert Article ‘The Changing Nature of Sponsorship.’

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Bogotá to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015

Bogotá to welcome World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015

| September 29, 2014

London, 29th September 2015 Colombian capital Bogotá has been selected as host for the World Travel Awards Latin America Gala Ceremony 2015 after a fierce bidding process.

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Science Museum to open landmark communications gallery for corporate events

Science Museum to open landmark communications gallery for corporate events

| September 29, 2014

The Science Museum is enhancing its corporate events offering with a new permanent exhibition, Information Age, launching on 25 October.

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PATA and Travel Association “World Without Borders” Sign MoU

PATA and Travel Association “World Without Borders” Sign MoU

| September 29, 2014

Picture: Back Row L/R: Georgy Voskanyan, Advisor International Department, Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation, Federal Agency for Tourism; Hostess from Russian Federation; and Ivy Chee, Regional Director-East Asia, PATA. Front Row L/R: Oxana McChristian, CEO, Travel Association, World Without Borders; and Martin Craigs, CEO, PATA.

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VisitBritain & Japan National Tourism Organisation sign MoU in Tokyo

| September 28, 2014

At the British Chamber of Commerce in Tokyo Christopher Rodrigues, Chairman of VisitBritain, and Mr Ryoichi Matsuyama, President of Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO), signed a memorandum of understanding committing both countries to the mutual exchange of tourism experience and information.

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A Guide to Understanding the New European EFPIA Disclosure Code and the Effect It Will Have on the US Medical Meetings Industry

| September 28, 2014

MIAMI, Florida – ABTS Convention Services (ABTS), a global meetings and convention services company with 19 years of experience in international meetings has published “EFPIA and the US Medical Meetings Industry,” a guide to understanding the new European EFPIA Disclosure Code and the effect it will have on the US Medical Meetings Industry.

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New Routes Bring More Sunshine For British Airways Leisure Travellers

| September 26, 2014

British Airways has added another three new routes to its 2015 Gatwick schedule. Seville in Spain, Funchal in Madeira and Las Palmas in Gran Canaria will all be available to book from today, and the first flights will take to the skies from March 2015.

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The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management to host EuroCHRIE conference

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management to host EuroCHRIE conference

| September 25, 2014

The Emirates Academy of Hospitality Management (EAHM), one of the world’s leading hospitality business management schools and a part of the global luxury hotel company Jumeirah Group, will host the 32nd EuroCHRIE Conference from 6–9 October 2014.

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Dubai’s Burj Al Arab wins global award for Best Social Media Presence

Dubai’s Burj Al Arab wins global award for Best Social Media Presence

| September 25, 2014

Burj Al Arab Jumeirah, the World’s Most Luxurious Hotel, has been awarded the global title ‘Best Social Media Presence by an Individual Hotel, Property or Resort’ by Skift, the world’s largest travel intelligence and marketing platform.

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Marriott Hotels in the UK Ask Millennial Tribe Leaders to Envision the Future of Travel #brilliantguestroom

Marriott Hotels in the UK Ask Millennial Tribe Leaders to Envision the Future of Travel #brilliantguestroom

| September 25, 2014

Marriott Hotels in the UK has asked five thought leaders including TV presenter and charity founder, Katie Piper, and England rugby ace, Danny Care, to share their vision of the hotel guest room of the future.

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European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley invites players to new North Course at Quinta du Lago

| September 25, 2014

European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has invited golfers from around the world to play the new North Course at Quinta du Lago – home of World Golf Awards 2014.

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