International tourist arrivals reached 1,138 million in 2014, a 4.7% increase over the previous year, according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. For 2015, UNWTO forecasts international tourism to grow by 3% to 4%, further contributing to the global economic recovery.
Speakers & Content – European Association Summit (EAS)
The First World Conference on Tourism and Culture will bring together, for the first time, Ministers of Tourism and Ministers of Culture from around the world, experts and stakeholders from both sectors to explore new models of partnership between tourism and culture (Siem Reap, Cambodia, 4-6 February 2015).
Nineteen events worth a combined $150 million have now been secured for International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) following the news that Sydney has been selected as the host city for the International Chamber of Commerce World Chambers Federation (ICC WCF) World Chambers Congress in 2017.
Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB) is celebrating another win with news that Melbourne is to host the International Particle Accelerator Conference in 2019 (IPAC 2019) in May 2019.
Montréal, November 24, 2014 – The Palais des congrès de Montréal will host two major global transportation industry conventions in 2017:
In order to impact the future, one must have a thorough understanding of the past, analyse the lessons learned and draft a clear plan to sustainable success in the future. Excellence in an organisation means meeting or exceeding the expectations of all stakeholders.
Emirate wins bid to host global meeting industry’s most prestigious event
Dubai, UAE (17 November 2014) – The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) announced its 2016 Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE) will be held in Dubai 26–28 September at the Dubai World Trade Centre. This will be the first time that SPE’s most prestigious conference will be held in the Middle East.
4th Dimension and CAPA Airfare Report For Every Delegate to ACTE Global Travel Conference In Australia!
Sydney, 16 November — All delegates to the Association of Corporate Travel Executives’ Global Travel Conference in Sydney (8-9 December 2014) will receive a copy of the Interim Australian Aviation and Airfare Analysis.
Brighton has been selected to host the first Annual Debate of the ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter. The two-day event, which will take place March 24th-25th 2015, includes an evening reception and dinner and was secured by Brighton following a competitive RFP.
The who’s who of the world’s environmental specialists will gather in Sydney this week for the IUCN World Parks Congress, a major international event held every 10 years.
07 November, 2014, Daegu, Republic of Korea: The Association of Internet Researchers (AoIR) held its 15th annual conference in Daegu from October 21st-24th at the brand new Beomeo Saint Western Hotel, opened in April of this year.
Adelaide, South Australia has been named as the host city for the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) International Symposium – the largest annual gathering of systems engineers in the world.
To promote the importance of universal accessibility in tourism, UNWTO and the Government of the Republic of San Marino will jointly organize the First UNWTO Conference on Accessible Tourism in Europe. The Conference will be held in collaboration with Village for All (V4A) and the ONCE Foundation to advance the social inclusion of people with […]
Sydney presents impressive bid for the International Chamber of Commerce’s World Chambers Federation Congress, 2017
The Chamber of Commerce’s World Chambers Federation Congress in 2017 could join the impressive list of business events destined to take place in the new International Convention Centre Sydney (ICC Sydney) after Team Sydney formally presented its bid in Tokyo at the weekend.
South Australia has won yet another significant international conference – to be held at the state’s best known island!
With only 3 more weeks to go, the 2014 ICCA Congress passed 800 registrations. The 53rd ICCA Congress is taking place 1-5 November in Antalya, Turkey. Leading international meetings industry suppliers from 71 coutries have registered for the upcoming ICCA Congress, which already is an all-time record, further demonstrating ICCA’s position as the meetings industry’s […]
Pending EU Legislative Action and Global Security Activity Added To Priority Agenda At ACTE Travel Conference In Copenhagen
Copenhagen, 7 October — Two of business travel management’s top priorities — controversial legislation that could have a serious impact on the cost of travel, and international travel security —
Aviation Week MRO Europe will bring together 280 companies and over 6,000 professionals from 7 to 9 October
22 – 25 May 2016 Maastricht welcomes the prestigious 25th Congress of the International Committee for Insurance Medicine (ICLAM). ICLAM (formerly AIMECA) was founded in 1901 in Amsterdam and will celebrate its 115th birthday in 2016. Therefore, the board of ICLAM chose to return to its origins. For the fourth time in history the Netherlands […]
IT Autumn in CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf: DATEV Convention kicks off quartet of information technology events
No fewer than four IT-related conventions will take place at CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf this September and October. The events are internationally relevant, attract thousands of participants to Düsseldorf, and underscore the role of the technology and innovation economies in the state capital.
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.
After being hosted in Geneva (in 2014) and Toronto (in 2016), it will arrive in Florence in 2018 and will be attended by over 2000 delegates from all over the world. This is the International Conference on Mass Spectrometry (IMSC), an opportunity for confrontation, dialogue and exchange of experiences among scientists, researchers and practitioners of […]
ABTA announced that Costa Navarino in the Region of Peloponnese in the Greek region of Messinia will host the ABTA 2015 Travel Convention. The Convention will take place from 12-14 October.
Within the last days of August, Prague became the playground of the 52nd AIJA Congress. The International Association of Young Lawyers gathered between 26-30 August, in order to discuss the current issues of their industry with some of the best speakers in the field.
In September and October FERIA DE MADRID will play host to five major international congresses attended by some 50,000 visitors
IFEMA will start the final quarter of the year by hosting five major international congresses in September and October, bringing together some 50,000 participants from around the globe;
The World Federation of Hemophilia (WFH) 2020 World Congress will be the stage for national hemophilia organisations and clinicians from around the world to learn about and advocate for improved care for people with inherited bleeding disorders.
Copyright: Women Deliver Copenhagen is one of the world’s leading destinations for international conventions. In August alone, five congresses were won, including the prestigious Women Deliver Global Conference 2016, and the Congress of the International Society of Blood Transfusion 2017. Friday, August 29, 2014 On Monday, August 18, 2014, it was announced that Wonderful Copenhagen […]
When The NATO Summit is held at the Celtic Manor Resort on 4th and 5th September, it will have significant economic impact benefits to business tourism in the South East Wales region.
Daegu, Republic of Korea, Selected as Host city for The 14th International Congress of Parasitology (ICOPA)
Daegu, Republic of Korea: Daegu is celebrating a significant victory in its bid for a prestigious international congress.
Early Registration for ACTE Copenhagen Conference Tops 62 Percent Ratio of Travel Managers to Suppliers
Alexandria, VA— Greeley Koch, executive director for the Association of Corporate Travel Executives,
Johannesburg, South Africa – The African Business Travel Association announced that it has opened registration for the ABTA Africa Business Travel Conference to ABTA and ACTE Members Only.
BANGKOK – The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) Education and Training Committee will organise a PATA Youth Symposium on the afternoon of Wednesday, September 17, at the Cambodia-Korea Cooperation Center (CKCC) of the Royal University of Phnom Penh (RUPP).