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Egencia previews the new Egencia TripNavigator App for iPad at GBTA

| July 28, 2014

- Egencia delivers a delightful new user experience for the iPad with personalised travel shopping, turn-by-turn trip navigation, and trip alerts

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MPI EMEC 2015 in Poland!

| July 16, 2014
MPI EMEC 2015 in Poland!

The MPI European Meetings and Events Conference will be organised on February 1-3, 2015 in Krakow, Poland. EMEC is an annual meeting organised by the Meeting Professionals International, which brings together more than 20 000 planners and suppliers from more than 90 countries around the world. So far, the conference has never took place in […]

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PATA Launches Conference on Community Development Through Tourism

| July 16, 2014

BANGKOK, July 16, 2014 — The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA) and the Ministry of Tourism of Cambodia are pleased to announce the launch of The International Conference on Community Development Through Tourism (ICCDT), held in conjunction with PATA Travel Mart 2014 (PTM2014) in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. ICCDT will be held from September 16 – […]

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Thailand Secures Major International Events, Signalling Renewed Confidence in MICE Sector

| July 16, 2014

Bangkok / 16 July 2014 – The Thailand Convention and Exhibition Bureau, or TCEB, has confirmed that Thailand will host major international MICE events during the second half of 2014 and 2015, which include the 74th FIP World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences 2014 and others.

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WTM 2014 To Host The HSMAI’s Third Europe Digital Marketing Conference

| July 15, 2014
WTM 2014 To Host The HSMAI’s Third Europe Digital Marketing Conference

World Travel Market 2014, the leading global event for the travel industry, is hosting the Hospitality Sales & Marketing Association International’s (HSMAI) Europe Digital Marketing Conference as part of its compressive programme on Thursday 6 November.

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Sydney to host Sibos 2018, the world’s largest financial conference

| July 15, 2014

Sydney’s position as a global professional services hub and leading destination for international business events has been confirmed after being announced as host of Sibos in 2018,

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Meet Puerto Rico Exceeds Groups and Conventions’ Sales Goal – A $110 million impact on Puerto Rico’s economy

| July 11, 2014

San Juan, PR, July 8, 2014- The organization in charge of bringing groups and conventions to the Island, Meet Puerto Rico, reached its annual goal by ensuring 189,109 room nights during this fiscal year 2013-2014.

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Rotary International Convention shines in Sydney: one of the world’s largest annual meetings exceeds expectations!

| July 10, 2014

Sydney outshone all expectations for the 105th Rotary International Convention, drawing more international delegates than expected and attracting global attention for the association’s key cause, the worldwide eradication of the Polio disease.

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Event professionals gather for Association Meetings Conference

| July 8, 2014

Over 100 association event professionals gathered at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre yesterday for The Meetings Show’s Association Meetings Conference.

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The Catalysing Role of Conference Centres and their Business Model Under Discussion at the 12th APCE Congress

| July 7, 2014
The Catalysing Role of Conference Centres and their Business Model Under Discussion at the 12th APCE Congress

The national congress of the Spanish Association of Conference Centres (APCE) gets underway today until 4th July at the Navarre Conference Centre and Auditorium (Baluarte).

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AIPC Annual Conference Combined Visionary, Practical Components

| July 7, 2014
AIPC Annual Conference Combined Visionary, Practical Components

Macro-trends shaping the future of the industry mingled with practical strategies for today’s centre priorities in the AIPC 2014 Annual Conference just completed in Berlin.

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Save the date: European Association Summit announced in Brussels 5th -6th May 2015

| June 26, 2014
Save the date: European Association Summit announced in Brussels 5th -6th May 2015

The European Association Summit (EAS) is a unique peer-to-peer learning platform for international association executives: sharing ideas, exchanging best practice, gaining insights and networking.

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Iceland selected to host a conference on unique branding

| June 26, 2014

REYKJAVIK, ICELAND selected as the destination for small business owners to discover the uniqueness of their own brand Europe’s leading business and branding experts have selected the Blue Lagoon Conference Centre in Iceland as the destination to HOST their Small Business Branding Day on September 6th 2014.

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2016 – the Polish year

| June 26, 2014
2016 – the Polish year

In 2016, within only three confirmed events 1,200 participants of the aviation market, 12,000 dentists, and over 1,000 women – leaders will meet in Poland. Three large and prestigious conferences, which in two years will be held in Poland have been confirmed.

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Melbourne counts down to AIDS 2014

| June 26, 2014
Melbourne counts down to AIDS 2014

After more than two years of intensive planning and preparation, Melbourne will welcome thousands of delegates in just under a month for the highly anticipated 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014), Chief Executive Officer of the Melbourne Convention Bureau (MCB), Karen Bolinger, said today.

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ISES Live Announces First Presenting Sponsor

| June 25, 2014

Chicago, IL:ISES Live, the international conference for the global creative event professional, has announced CCR Solutions as its first Presenting Sponsor for the annualevent.

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Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific 2014 Conference to Feature Comprehensive Sessions

| June 23, 2014

NEW YORK, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — UBM, organizers of Cruise Shipping Asia-Pacific, slated for November 20-21, 2014, presents the 2014 conference program for the event’s fourth edition.

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Athens International Airport: ACI – Europe «Best Airport Awards 2014» winner

| June 20, 2014
Athens International Airport: ACI – Europe «Best Airport Awards 2014» winner

Athens International Airport is the winner in the 10-25 million passenger category in this year’s 10th “Best Airport Awards”, in the framework of the ACI-Europe Annual Congress in Frankfurt.

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ITS European Congress exceeded all expectations

| June 19, 2014

The 10th ITS European Congress for intelligent transport systems and services was held in Finland for the first time on 16–19 June.

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Youth tourism generated over 182 billion dollars in tourism receipts in 2013, representing 200 million international trips a year

| June 19, 2014
Youth tourism generated over 182 billion dollars in tourism receipts in 2013, representing 200 million international trips a year

European Cities Marketing (ECM), the network of leading Tourist Offices and Conventions Bureaux in Europe added youth travel into their strategy during their annual conference on June 4-7 in host city Dresden, considering the opportunity they present for the leisure and meetings industry. The conference, held at the International Congress Centre Dresden and moderated by […]

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ISRRT World Congress brought radiographers to Messukeskus Helsinki

| June 18, 2014

The 18th ISRRT World Congress 2014 brought over 700 radiographers from 59 countries to Messukeskus Helsinki on 12 – 15 June 2014.

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History Making Month for Cairns Centre

| June 17, 2014
History Making Month for Cairns Centre

The team at the Cairns Convention Centre are celebrating following the success of their biggest month since opening in 1996. May was a record month and comes on the back of what has been labelled the best Australian Tourism Exchange (ATE) in its 35 year history.

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The 82nd Congress of the European Atherosclerosis Society Brought Together Some 2,000 Experts From Around the Globe

| June 13, 2014
The 82nd Congress of the European Atherosclerosis Society Brought Together Some 2,000 Experts From Around the Globe

The world’s leading atherosclerosis specialists gathered in Madrid from 31 May to 3 June for the 82nd Congress of the European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS), where they discussed the latest treatments for and research on the prevention and treatment of this disease. It is the first time that this event has been staged in the Spanish […]

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The 47th Annual Meeting of ESPGHAN draws to a close successfully

| June 12, 2014
The 47th Annual Meeting of ESPGHAN draws to a close successfully

The 47th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) is considered to be the top conference in its field in the world. The conference opened early this week, with the participation of nearly 3,000 physicians from all around the world. Thousands of participants from over 75 countries arrived to […]

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NHS Confederation To Return to ACC Liverpool for Fifth Time

| June 11, 2014

@accliverpool confirms return of @NHSConfed for fifth time

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Innovative conference hosting programme aims to further raise Dubai’s profile as a global business events and knowledge hub

| June 11, 2014

Thought leaders, top specialists attend Al Safeer Programme Educational Seminar

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XXIII National MPI Italia Convention: Looking Forward – Meet The Change in a Global World

| June 9, 2014
XXIII National MPI Italia Convention: Looking Forward – Meet The Change in a Global World

Salerno, June 2014 – The Countdown to the XXIII National MPI Italia Convention has started. Entitled Looking Forward – Meet The Change in a Global World to be staged from 13 to 15 June at the Congress Center Salerno Incontra.

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Asia Pacific is Most Vibrant Region for Duty Free and Travel Retail

| June 5, 2014

LONDON, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The duty free & travel retail community assembled last month in the Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Center, Singapore for their annual regional summit, a highly successful event which reflected the strength of the industry in the region.

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International Liver Congress books Vienna for 2015, 2019 and 2023

| June 4, 2014
International Liver Congress books Vienna for 2015, 2019 and 2023

The European Association for the Study of the Liver has just selected the venues for its annual meetings till the year 2023. Vienna has been awarded the contract for three years, and – a special honor – will be hosting the congress marking the association’s 50th anniversary.

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IFEMA, the main contributor to Madrid’s rise to second place among global ICCA destinations

| June 4, 2014
IFEMA, the main contributor to Madrid’s rise to second place among global ICCA destinations

The Spanish capital is ahead of Vienna, Barcelona, Singapore and London Madrid – The volume of congress and convention activity undertaken by IFEMA in 2013 was a major contributing factor to the improvement of Madrid’s position on the global ranking of international conference destinations.

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Melbourne to become the global centre of public health in 2017

| June 2, 2014

Minister for Tourism and Major Events, Louise Asher and Minister for Health and Ageing, David Davis today announced that Melbourne has secured the right to host the 15th World Congress on Public Health (WCPH) in 2017, to be held at Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), against strong competition from London and Barcelona.

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UniSpace Sunderland to host national adoption and looked after conference

| May 29, 2014
UniSpace Sunderland to host national adoption and looked after conference

UniSpace Sunderland, the conference and events arm of the University of Sunderland, today announces that it has been chosen for the 2014 ‘Voices of The Children’ conference, a national conference listening to the needs of children and young people who are adopted or looked after. The conference, which has been organised by Principal Lecturer Margaret […]

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Brisbane – International Conference Hotspot

| May 22, 2014
Brisbane – International Conference Hotspot

There is a once-in-a-generation opportunity that comes with being the host city of an event to the scale of the 2014 G20 Leaders Summit which will be held in Brisbane this November. Brisbane will welcome 4,000 delegates and 3,000 media to the city to showcase its exceptional conference facilities, hotels and leisure attractions as part […]

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IFEMA further cements its status as a key venue for the international congress sector

| May 21, 2014

IFEMA’s burgeoning popularity as a venue for international conventions and congresses is a key factor behind Madrid’s rise to second place in the ICCA’s global city ranking, with an ever increasing number of major international events choosing to take advantage of IFEMA’s facilities and infrastructure. More specifically, IFEMA will host nine major global and European […]

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PhoCusWright Europe Conference 2014: Egencia® announces smart customer service technology

| May 21, 2014

Egencia’s Intelligent Service Platform brings new technology to its customer service offering to improve the business travel experience LONDON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Egencia®, the business travel company of the Expedia® group, today announced the rollout of its Intelligent Services Platform (ISP) in Europe during a panel discussion on the future of business travel […]

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ICCA Congress is Heading to #Prague | #Conference

| May 20, 2014
ICCA Congress is Heading to #Prague | #Conference

Prague, 20th May, 2014 – After two years of intense preparations Prague has been announced as the host city for the 56th Congress of the International Congress and Convention Association – ICCA – in 2017. Prague, represented by members of the Prague Convention Bureau team, namely Sanjiv Suri (President PCB), Lenka Žlebková (Managing Director PCB) […]

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ACC Liverpool Confirms UNI Global Union #Conference

| May 20, 2014

ACC Liverpool will host thousands of international delegates at the UNI Global Union Congress in 2018. The fifth UNI Global Union World Congress will bring 3,000 delegates from more than 40 countries to the waterfront venue in June. The organisation represents more than 20 million workers from over 900 trade unionsworldwide. Members of the organisation’s […]

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PhoCusWright Announces 2014 Theme for The PhoCusWright #Conference

| May 20, 2014
PhoCusWright Announces 2014 Theme for The PhoCusWright #Conference

Travel industry research authority PhoCusWright unveiled the theme for its signature event, The PhoCusWright Conference, to be held November 11-13, 2014, in Los Angeles, CA USA. The conference annually attracts over 1,500 senior executives, media and investors from 35+ countries worldwide to advance innovation and technology across the global travel, tourism and hospitality industry. Disruption […]

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Site Global Conference 2014 registration now open

| May 16, 2014
Site Global Conference 2014 registration now open

Site warmly invites you to connect with the global community of incentive travel professionals at the Site Global Conference 2014 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, 14-17 November. Join over 300 professionals from over 40 countries around the globe. The brightest minds in the industry will gather to build their business networks and participate in outstanding education opportunities. […]

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ICC Sydney attracts the world’s best and brightest

| May 16, 2014

Business Events Sydney (BESydney) has secured another four sought-after events for the International Convention Centre (ICC) Sydney, bringing the total economic impact (EI) of international events for the centre to more than $55 million. Opening in late 2016, the sophisticated new facilities are on schedule to welcome a host of international shining lights to Sydney. […]

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