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WTM London 2016 Conference and Events Sees A Record 19,000 Attendees

| December 6, 2016
WTM London 2016 Conference and Events Sees A Record 19,000 Attendees

World Travel Market London 2016’s Conference and Event programme experienced a 5% increase, taking the number of attendees to a record of almost 19,000.

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Programme revealed for Associations World Congress 2017 in Vienna

| November 29, 2016
Programme revealed for Associations World Congress 2017 in Vienna

The Association of Association Executives (AAE) today reveals the programme for the Associations World Congress to be held 2-4 May 2017 at the Austria Center Vienna.

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UNWTO congress to discuss the links between cultural heritage and creative tourism

| November 23, 2016
UNWTO congress to discuss the links between cultural heritage and creative tourism

The World Tourism Organization and the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria will jointly host the International Congress on World Civilizations and Creative Tourism on 29 November – 1 December 2016 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The Congress will discuss how creative tourism can play a significant role in safeguarding and promoting tangible and intangible heritage as […]

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Oman secures International Medical Congress

| November 23, 2016
Oman secures International Medical Congress

The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC) in Muscat, Sultanate of Oman has announced it will host the 2019 SICOT (International Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology) Orthopaedic World Congress  in association with the Pan Arab Orthopaedic Society (PAOS).

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8th International Congress on HPV & Polyomavirus in Skin Cancer

| November 10, 2016
8th International Congress on HPV & Polyomavirus in Skin Cancer

Within a few days the 8th International Congress on HPV & Polyomavirus in Skin Cancer, will take place in the Maastricht Exhibition and Conference Center (MECC), Maastricht, the Netherlands. The conference will be held from November 16 until November 18 with delegates coming from over 14 countries in Europe.

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Medical Meetings take centre stage at INCON meeting in Gothenburg

| November 4, 2016

INCON, the dynamic partnership of the world’s leading conference, association and event management companies met in Gothenburg 3-6 November for its annual University and Leadership retreat. The meeting was organised and hosted by the Swedish Exhibition & Congress Centre with its hotel Gothia Towers as well as Gothenburg & Co.

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The 15th International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases (ICNMD) and the 16th World Congress of the International Society for Diseases of the Esophagus (ISDE) are coming to Vienna in 2018

| November 1, 2016

From July 6-10, 2018 up to 1,000 participants from all over the world will meet at the Vienna Hilton Hotel for the 15th International Congress on Neuromuscular Diseases (ICNMD) to discuss the latest advances in the treatment, healing and palliative care of muscular, nervous and neuromuscular junction disorders. Hosted every two years by the World […]

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Central Hall Westminster hosts Grand Challenges Conference

| October 31, 2016
Central Hall Westminster hosts Grand Challenges Conference

Central Hall Westminster recently played host to the annual Grand Challenges meeting held between 24th and 26th October 2016. The meeting was co-hosted by the Wellcome Trust, Grand Challenges Canada, USAID, the EC and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. 

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Lausanne to host World Anti-Doping Agency conference

| October 31, 2016
Lausanne to host World Anti-Doping Agency conference

  Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau today announces that the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) will be holding its thirteenth annual international symposium on 13-15 March 2017, at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne.

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The Azores revealed as destination for ABTA’s 2017 Travel Convention

| October 24, 2016

ABTA announced that The Azores will be the destination for the 2017 Travel Convention. The Convention will take place from 9 to 11 October 2017 at the Teatro Micalense, which is located in the heart of the old town of Ponta Delgada in Sao Miguel, the largest of the nine Azores islands. The Portuguese Association […]

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CAPA and ACTE announce Australasia 2017 corporate travel conference schedule

| October 24, 2016

Building on the success of their first combined corporate travel events in Australasia and the Asia Pacific in 2016, the Association of Corporate Travel Executives (ACTE) and CAPA – Centre for Aviation have announced a comprehensive conference programme for 2017.

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Association Awards UK finalists revealed ahead of Associations Congress UK

| October 24, 2016
Association Awards UK finalists revealed ahead of Associations Congress UK

The Association of Association Executives (AAE), organisers of the Associations Congress UK, has unveiled the shortlisted entries for the 2016 Association Awards UK. Winners will be announced at an inaugural celebratory dinner, to be held at Hilton London Wembley on Thursday 17th November, at the end of day one of the Associations Congress UK. Finalists […]

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Successful International Conference on Ecology and Tradition in Amorgos

| October 20, 2016
Successful International Conference on Ecology and Tradition in Amorgos

The 14th International Convention on Tourism and Culture YPERIA 2016 took place successfully on Amorgos Island, Greece, from Wednesday October 12th to Monday October 17th 2016, under the auspices of the Municipality of Amorgos, the Ministry of Culture and FedHATTA and sponsored by the Greek National Tourism Organization and the General Secretariat of the Aegean […]

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Luxor hosts UNWTO 5th UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism: Cities: Local Culture for Global Travellers

| October 17, 2016
Luxor hosts UNWTO 5th UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism: Cities: Local Culture for Global Travellers

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of the Arab Republic of Egypt are organizing the 5th Global Summit on City Tourism: “Cities: Local Culture for Global Travellers” on 1-2 November 2016 in Luxor. During the summit, UNWTO will launch the Mayors for Tourism Initiative.

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Middle East debut for Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Global Conference

| October 11, 2016
Middle East debut for Preferred Hotels & Resorts’ Global Conference

His Excellency Helal Saeed Almarri to give keynote address Preferred Hotels & Resorts triples its Middle East hotel portfolio with 22 properties More than 100 delegates from 60 member hotels around the world will be attending the Preferred Hotels & Resorts 2016 Global Conference taking place for the first time in the Middle East, at […]

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13th International Congress of NeuroImmunology at International Congress Center in Jerusalem

| October 7, 2016
13th International Congress of NeuroImmunology at International Congress Center in Jerusalem

About 500 doctors and researchers were hosted this week on the 13th International Congress of NeuroImmunology at International Congress Center – ICC Jerusalem.

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20,000 attending the largest international congress ever hosted in Copenhagen

| October 7, 2016
20,000 attending the largest international congress ever hosted in Copenhagen

Today 20,000 scientists, doctors and specialists from more than 130 countries are gathering in Copenhagen to improve the quality of care for all cancer patients at The European Society for Medical Oncology congress ESMO. ESMO 2016 is the largest congress of its kind ever hosted on Danish soil.

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Vienna secures urogynecological and snack congresses

| October 6, 2016
Vienna secures urogynecological and snack congresses

The Vienna Convention Bureau joined forces with the capital’s two largest conference centers to bring 2,500 European snack industry experts and 2,000 urogynecological specialists to the city for their international get-togethers. 

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14th International Convention on Tourism and Culture YPERIA 2016

| October 3, 2016
14th International Convention on Tourism and Culture YPERIA 2016

Less than two weeks are left until the opening of the 14th International Convention on Tourism and Culture YPERIA 2016, which will take place in Aegiali, Amorgos Island (Greece), from October 12th to October 17th 2016. The Convention is held under the auspices of the Ministry of Culture, the Municipality of Amorgos and FedHATTA and is […]

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International Congress on Pediatrics: “Community, Diversity, Vitality”

| September 27, 2016
International Congress on Pediatrics: “Community, Diversity, Vitality”

MCI and AFEA are pleased to announce their successful cooperation for the organization of the International Congress on Pediatrics (IPA 2016), which took place in Vancouver, Canada from 17-22 August 2016.

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International pathology community to convene this week in Cologne, the city of science

| September 26, 2016
International pathology community to convene this week in Cologne, the city of science

International Academy of Pathology (IAP) and European Society of Pathology (ESP) gather in Cologne with 4,000 delegates from around the world The theme this year: Predictive Pathology, Guiding and Monitoring Therapy The Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) and KölnKongress welcome this spotlight event in Cologne, the city of science COLOGNE, 26 September 2016. From 25 to […]

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4.000 delegates are expected in Florence for 2016 WUWHS Congress

| September 23, 2016
4.000 delegates are expected in Florence for 2016 WUWHS Congress

From September 25th to 29th at the Fortezza da Basso. 10 simultaneous sessions, 4.000 square meters of exhibition, 5.500 room nights booked, 93 sponsors, 5.800 box lunches booked, 350 speakers and more than 4.000 participants attending: these are the fact sheets of the 2016 WUWHS Congress – World Union of Wound Healing Societies, that will be held […]

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The 6th European Chemistry Congress, EUCHEMS, on until September 15, a meeting point for 2,500 specialists and several Nobel Prize winners

| September 15, 2016

Seville Conference and Exhibition Centre, FIBES,has inaugurated the 6th European Chemistry Congress, EuCheMS, during an opening session chaired by the Head of Junta de Andalucía’s Employment, Enterprise and Commerce Department, José Sánchez Maldonado and the Deputy Mayor of Seville’s Town Council,Carmen Castreño Lucas, among others. 

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Brisbane hosts record breaking fire and emergency management conference

| September 5, 2016
Brisbane hosts record breaking fire and emergency management conference

AFAC16 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, the largest emergency management conference and exhibition in Australasia, that concluded yesterday has experienced record breaking attendance. The Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre welcomed over 2,300 emergency management personnel for the conference, who gathered to hear the latest research findings, explore new approaches to disaster management and learn about new life-saving […]

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Barbican the venue of choice for UK’s largest fundraising conference

| August 25, 2016
Barbican the venue of choice for UK’s largest fundraising conference

  The Barbican is to be the home of The Institute of Fundraising conference for at least the next three years following its search for a new venue for the Fundraising Convention, the largest conference of its kind in the UK.

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UNWTO Wine Tourism Conference gathers experts from around the world

| August 23, 2016
UNWTO Wine Tourism Conference gathers experts from around the world

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), in collaboration with the Georgian National Tourism Administration, is organizing the 1st UNWTO Global Conference on Wine Tourism in the Kakheti wine region of Georgia on 7-9 September 2016.

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Major international cancer conference to be held in Lausanne

| August 9, 2016
Major international cancer conference to be held in Lausanne

Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau today announces that the Swiss Cancer Centre Lausanne will host its 2016 ISREC Inaugural Symposium from 7th – 10th September in the city of Lausanne.

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IMPACT STORY from AIM GROUP INTERNATIONAL

| August 4, 2016
IMPACT STORY from AIM GROUP INTERNATIONAL

EANS 2015 – Event Attendance Going Beyond Client Expectations Enhancing and Increasing a Network to Boost Meeting Attendance Client:                    EANS – The European Association of Neurosurgical Societies

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Event Connections wins contract to deliver delegate management for three conferences at the UK Oracle User Group’s annual event 

| August 2, 2016
Event Connections wins contract to deliver delegate management for three conferences at the UK Oracle User Group’s annual event 

Event Connections today announces it has won the contract to deliver delegate management services for three annual conferences run by the UK Oracle User Group (UKOUG).

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Electrolux Professional partnership with Worldchefs

| July 22, 2016
Electrolux Professional partnership with Worldchefs

The illustrious event, set to take place 24-27th September in Thessaloniki, Greece, will see over 1000 chefs from 80 countries come together to share their cultures and experiences. With over 12 seminars available, those attending will also have the opportunity to learn from 34 industry experts, including the father of molecular cuisine, Hervé This.

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Catchbox partners with Prezi to increase audience engagement at the Prezi Present Conference

| July 21, 2016
Catchbox partners with Prezi to increase audience engagement at the Prezi Present Conference

Catchbox, the company that created the world’s first throwable wireless microphone, has partnered with presentation specialists Prezi by sponsoring the Prezi Present Conference at the Old Truman Brewery in East London held on 13th-15th July.

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Guidebook provides mobile app for AMOSSHE national conference

| July 12, 2016
Guidebook provides mobile app for AMOSSHE national conference

  University student services organisation, AMOSSHE used a mobile app created by Guidebook for the first time to deliver information to delegates at its national conference, which took place in Glasgow from 6th to 8th July 2016.

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Slovakia Met Associations in Brussels

| July 5, 2016
Slovakia Met Associations in Brussels

200 conferences and events will be organised over the next six months in Slovakia. In this context and in view of the Slovak Presidency of the Council of the European Union, the Slovak Convention Bureau invited European Associations and Agencies on 28 June 2016 in the very heart of Brussels, to connect and meet Slovakia […]

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AIPC 2016 Conference to be held in Nantes, France

| June 24, 2016
AIPC 2016 Conference to be held in Nantes, France

 From 3 to 6 July, la Cité Nantes Events Center will welcome its peers as it hosts the AIPC Annual Conference (International Association of Congress Centres).

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The European Society of Cardiology (ESC) has decided to hold three of their upcoming congresses in 2017 & 2018 in Vienna

| June 23, 2016

CEO Isabel Bardinet comments on this decision: “This final choice reflects the wish of the ESC leadership to choose a city with a long standing cardiovascular history and one where the city support has been very unique.” 

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Major Pig Veterinary Congress Opens its Doors in Dublin

| June 7, 2016
Major Pig Veterinary Congress Opens its Doors in Dublin

Today  marks the beginning of the world’s premier pig health conference. Dublin will extend a warm welcome to nearly 3,500 pig health experts and practitioners to its shores, where the 24th International Pig Veterinary Congress & the 8th European Symposium of Porcine Health Management (IPVS & ESPHM) will take place. Preparations are currently well underway […]

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European Conference on Networks and Communications -EUCNC2016-

| June 7, 2016
European Conference on Networks and Communications -EUCNC2016-

27-30 June, 2016, Divani Apollon Palace & Thalasso EuCNC 2016 is the 25th edition of a successful series of a technical conference in the field of telecommunications, sponsored by the European Commission.

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Copenhagen is ready to call back the global emergency services

| June 2, 2016
Copenhagen is ready to call back the global emergency services

1,100 doctors, paramedics, nurses and experts from around the world have just been gathered in Copenhagen for Europe’s first congress for emergency medical service. The congress was a great success, and the organizers just announced that the EMS congress will take place in the Danish capital next year too.

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Global Pediatric Ophthalmology Congress to be held during June 06-07, 2016

| June 2, 2016
Global Pediatric Ophthalmology Congress to be held during June 06-07, 2016

Pediatric Ophthalmology 2016 Scientific Committee will be honored to welcome you to the Global Pediatric Ophthalmology Congress (Pediatric Ophthalmology 2016) to be held during June 06-07, 2016 at London, UK.

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1st WINETOURISM Congress

| May 24, 2016
1st WINETOURISM Congress

14-16 October 2016, Santorini, Petros M. Nomikos Conference Center

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