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AIM Group International and the Convention Bureau Napoli win the World Tunnelling Congress 2019: a story of a successful Bid

| May 4, 2016
AIM Group International and the Convention Bureau Napoli win the World Tunnelling Congress 2019: a story of a successful Bid

The City of Naples has won the bid to host the World Tunnelling Congress to be held May, 2019.  With an expected participation of 2,000, this is a prominent international appointment bringing the most talented engineers in the field to the beautiful Napoli. 

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Danish Maritime Forum 2015 saved €26,000 by working with sustainable meetings management

| April 18, 2016
Danish Maritime Forum 2015 saved €26,000 by working with sustainable meetings management

Key leaders gathered in Copenhagen last year for the second Danish Maritime Forum (DMF). Implemented tactics in the areas of sustainable food and beverage offer, responsible supply chain engagement, greenhouse gas emissions mitigation and waste reduction resulted in €26,000 of tracked savings for the event.

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AIPC Annual Conference Addresses Key Issues of Diversification and Adaptation

| April 13, 2016
AIPC Annual Conference Addresses Key Issues of Diversification and Adaptation

AIPC – the International Association of Convention Centres – has announced a 2016 Annual Conference program that focuses on today’s most urgent priority for centres worldwide – how to stimulate the kind of creativity, innovation and adaptation that help centres maintain competitiveness in a tough market. The Conference, which will take place July 3-6 in […]

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Associations World Congress organiser announces new brand name

| April 11, 2016
Associations World Congress organiser announces new brand name

 Damian Hutt, Executive Director of Associations Network which organises the Associations World Congress, today announces the organisation has changed its name to the Society of Association Executives to better reflect the organisation’s service level of a professional society.

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Live Broadcast of Key ACTE Dallas Conference Sessions To Worldwide Membership – Free of Charge! 

| April 11, 2016
Live Broadcast of Key ACTE Dallas Conference Sessions To Worldwide Membership – Free of Charge! 

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – The Association of Corporate Travel Executives is once again offering its membership a unique benefit: a live broadcast of two general sessions from its travel conference, in Dallas, (USA), 17-19 April 2016. What makes it unique in today’s environment is that the broadcasts are free to ACTE members. This is made possible through the […]

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2015 a record year for Vienna as a meeting destination: more events, more overnight stays and more value added than ever before

| April 7, 2016

Vienna’s record year for tourism in 2015 is matched by the city’s meeting industry, which recorded top results in all relevant key indicators: the number of events rose 3%, triggering a 13% increase in bednights, which saw induced economic impact advance some 16% to pass the one billion euro mark for the first time.

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The 20th ATRS World Conference Organized by Air Transport News – Rhodes, Greece, 23 to 26 June, 2016

| April 5, 2016
The 20th ATRS World Conference Organized by Air Transport News – Rhodes, Greece, 23 to 26 June, 2016

Source: ATRS The Air Transport Research Society (ATRS), the world’s leading organization for research on air transportation, will hold its 20th World Conference in Rhodes, Greece, 23-26, June, 2016. The World Conference covers all facets of the aviation industry, with presentations on airline strategies and operations, airport strategies and operations, air traffic control, aviation financing, […]

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Maribor will host the III. World Boxing Federation Convention

| April 1, 2016

Maribor will host the next World Boxing Federation (WBF) in September 2016. More specifically it is Hotel Habakuk where the former and future boxing champions, boxing and sport administrators and other convention attendees will stay during the convention from 22nd to 25th September 2016.

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Forging Stronger Leaderships in European Heart Medicine

| March 30, 2016
Forging Stronger Leaderships in European Heart Medicine

Some 400 heart specialists from the medical, health economics and med-tech sectors, from over 20 countries across Europe and the USA are to gather in Vienna, in mid-June for a European Heart Agency’s Forum dedicated to “Leadership and Management in Cardiovascular Medicine”.

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Learn, Network and Explore at PAS 2016

| March 29, 2016
Learn, Network and Explore at PAS 2016

With travel trends rapidly evolving, organisations must anticipate future traveller expectations and embrace novel business strategies to stay ahead. Learn everything you need to know to fuel your success in the Asia Pacific through these insightful sessions while mingling with executives leading the region’s travel industry.

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A$19 million international medtech event secured for Sydney

| March 15, 2016
A$19 million international medtech event secured for Sydney

Sydney is set to welcome the latest cutting-edge magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) global leaders and technology at an international conference secured for Australia. The New South Wales (NSW) Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events, Stuart Ayres, and Business Events Sydney (BESydney) CEO, Lyn Lewis-Smith, today jointly announced the high-profile win, worth more than A$19 […]

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International and European Association Awards announces shortlist

| March 15, 2016
International and European Association Awards announces shortlist

Associations Network has, 11th March, announced the shortlist for the International and European Association Awards which recognise excellence in leadership, development and service across global membership organisations.

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Lausanne to host international conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies

| March 10, 2016
Lausanne to host international conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies

  Lausanne Tourism & Convention Bureau today announces it is to host the 13th international conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-13) from the 14th – 18th November 2016 in the city of Lausanne.

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Brisbane to Host Routes Asia in 2018

| March 7, 2016

MANCHESTER, England, March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Routes Asia, the only route development forum for the Asian region, will head to Brisbane, Australia, in 2018.

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European Association Summit: Registration is open!

| March 2, 2016
European Association Summit: Registration is open!

“Early Bird” rate through 22 April: €195

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London announces major international medical congress win

| March 1, 2016
London announces major international medical congress win

London & Partners, the official Convention Bureau for the city, today announced that the European Association of Urology (EAU) will return to the capital in 2017, after almost thirty years, to host its annual congress. 

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19th International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF), 7-9 March 2016, Berlin

| February 29, 2016
19th International Hotel Investment Forum (IHIF), 7-9 March 2016, Berlin

Where the Industry Meets

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ESTRO picks Coopetition offer from Barcelona and Vienna

| February 29, 2016
ESTRO picks Coopetition offer from Barcelona and Vienna

The European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO) has decided to choose the combined Barcelona and Vienna offer for their Annual Congress in the years 2017, 2018, 2020 and 2021. -The 36th Annual Meeting takes place in Vienna, May 5-9, 2017. -The 37th Annual Meeting in 2018 in Barcelona. -The same pattern is scheduled for […]

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Tokyo wins IAPCO Bid for 2018

| February 26, 2016
Tokyo wins IAPCO Bid for 2018

IAPCO selects Tokyo to Host 49th Annual Meeting & General Assembly

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Associations Network launches Africa Associations Congress, 8-9 November 2016, Nairobi

| February 22, 2016
Associations Network launches Africa Associations Congress, 8-9 November 2016, Nairobi

Associations Network today announces the launch of a new event for the African association market. The Africa Associations Congress will take place 8-9 November at the Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC) in Nairobi, Kenya.

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Mobile World Congress: Live Entertainment in Networking Gardens

| February 22, 2016
Mobile World Congress: Live Entertainment in Networking Gardens

Networking is a vital part of the attendee experience at MWC, we invite you to join for A Walk Down Les Rambles through one of our eleven Networking Gardens.

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Medical Congresses on the Rise in Latin America as Medical Services Score Top Ranks

| February 18, 2016
Medical Congresses on the Rise in Latin America as Medical Services Score Top Ranks

Geneva, Switzerland, February 18, 2016 – Kenes Group, a leading Professional Conference Organizer (PCO) and Association Management company, has noted a rise in confirmed medical congresses in Latin America. Many of Kenes’ international clients are hosting their events in LATAM as more regional associations are becoming significant international players in their fields.

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PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2016 kicked off

| February 18, 2016
PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2016 kicked off

CHIANG RAI – The PATA Adventure Travel and Responsible Tourism Conference and Mart 2016 (AT&RTCM 2016) kicked off in Thailand’s northernmost province of Chiang Rai, welcoming more than 200 top travel executives who promote adventure and sustainable travel options in destinations across the globe. The event is being held at the Dusit Island Resort Chiang Rai, […]

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Andorra to host the 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism 

| February 18, 2016
Andorra to host the 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism 

Discussing the challenges and opportunities in snow and mountain tourism as well as evaluating new business models and the need to incorporate innovative and sustainable practices are the main objectives of the 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism. The event, organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the Government of Andorra, will take […]

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Mobile Convention London returns to Church House

| February 17, 2016
Mobile Convention London returns to Church House

CM Telecom is bringing Mobile Convention London back to Church House, with the event expected to attract an even bigger audience.

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Programme revealed for this year’s Associations World Congress

| February 16, 2016
Programme revealed for this year’s Associations World Congress

Associations Network today announces the highlights of the programme for the Associations World Congress, 10-12 April 2016 (18th in the series).

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ICS – International Conference Services is opening its 3rd Danish office in Odense, Denmark.

| February 5, 2016
ICS – International Conference Services is opening its 3rd Danish office in Odense, Denmark.

  ICS, Denmark has through the last 5 years been working hard to get more Conferences and Meetings in the Southern Part of Denmark. This part of Denmark is renowned for charming cities, high educational level, beautiful scenery and excellent local produce.

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Eventprofs eager to get educated in Copenhagen

| January 28, 2016
Eventprofs eager to get educated in Copenhagen

In less than two weeks, MPI’s sought after educational conference EMEC unfolds Meetovation style in Copenhagen. When attending, remember to bring an extra pair of gloves and socks…

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“The best AC Forum I have ever attended”

| January 28, 2016
“The best AC Forum I have ever attended”

Decision-makers working with the world’s largest medical and clean-tech congresses recently gathered in Copenhagen for the 2016 Annual Meeting of the Association and Conference Forum. As part of their program, the delegates were introduced to what the Danish capital has to offer as a congress destination. Former AC Forum President, Daniel Waigl, dubbed the forum […]

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Capturing Business is the theme of APECATE’S 4TH Congress

| January 25, 2016
Capturing Business is the theme of APECATE’S 4TH Congress

Lisbon, January 25, 2016 Registrations for the 4th APECATE Congress taking place at the recently opened Montebelo Vista Alegre Hotel in Ílhavo on January 29th and 30th are still open.

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World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse

| January 21, 2016

The World Congress on Desalination and Water Reuse is a highlight of the brazilian tourism industry’s major award

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Record-breaking number of powerful decision-makers headed towards Copenhagen

| January 20, 2016
Record-breaking number of powerful decision-makers headed towards Copenhagen

Tomorrow, decision-makers working with the world’s largest medical and clean-tech congresses arrive in Copenhagen. A total of 86 executives – a record high number – will gather at the AC Forum, the Annual Meeting of the Association and Conference Forum.

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United Nations to meet at Church House

| January 11, 2016

A commemorative event to mark 70 years since London hosted the first meeting of the United Nations Security Council will be held at Church House Conference Centre later this week.

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Lausanne wins bid to host SportAccord Convention for 2,000 delegates

| January 5, 2016
Lausanne wins bid to host SportAccord Convention for 2,000 delegates

Lausanne, Switzerland, has won its bid to host the 6-day SportAccord Convention 2016. The event, which took place in Sochi, Russia in 2015, will be held between 17 and 22 April 2016 at the Swiss Tech Convention Centre in Lausanne.

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Danish pharmaceutical giant sets ambitious sustainability goal

| December 30, 2015
Danish pharmaceutical giant sets ambitious sustainability goal

Denmark and capital city Copenhagen have a reputation as sustainable front runners which is also reflected in the clean tech and life-science industries. Most recently, Danish pharmaceutical giant Novo Nordisk has revealed its ambition to become self-sustainable by 2020.

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Leadership, Change and Implementation: World ATM Congress Announces Conference Programme and Speakers

| December 18, 2015
Leadership, Change and Implementation: World ATM Congress Announces Conference Programme and Speakers

ALEXANDRIA, Virginia, Dec. 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — World ATM Congress returns to Madrid on 8-10 March 2016with an impressive Conference programme featuring 20 speakers who are the top experts and thought leaders in the air traffic management (ATM) industry.

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Unique Programme for EMEC 2016

| December 11, 2015
Unique Programme for EMEC 2016

Meeting Professionals International (MPI)’s European Meetings & Events Conference 2016 (EMEC) is being designed in alignment with the unique Danish Meetovation concept. To be held 7-9 February, 2016, at the Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel in Copenhagen, Denmark, EMEC 2016 will apply new formats and meeting design principles that offer return on attendee participation at the […]

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Call for presentations: the European Association Summit announced in Brussels

| December 9, 2015
Call for presentations: the European Association Summit announced in Brussels

 Save the date: 31 May, 1 & 2 June 2016 For the fourth consecutive year, visit.brussels is organising the European Association Summit (EAS) in Brussels on 31 May, 1 & 2 June next year.

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MedCruise shapes perspectives and initiatives at the Greek Cruise Union Conference

| December 9, 2015
MedCruise shapes perspectives and initiatives at the Greek Cruise Union Conference

The prospects of cruising in Greece were the theme of the conference organised by the Greek Cruise Union in the context of the 2nd Greek Tourism Expo 2015. MedCruise joined several stakeholders who actively participated in discussions aiming to achieve growth of cruise in Greece and beyond.

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DGHO annual conference with 5500 delegates as a highlight of the Basel Congress Autumn 2015

| December 1, 2015
DGHO annual conference with 5500 delegates as a highlight of the Basel Congress Autumn 2015

The annual conference of the Austrian, German and Swiss Societies of Haematology and Medical Oncology (DGHO) has come to a successful close after five days with 5500 participants. Europe’s most important group of experts – the oncologists of the German-speaking world – stage their annual conference in the Congress Center Basel every four years, and […]

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