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ABPCO encourages students to focus dissertations on association events

Sandro Carnicelli

The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers, ABPCO, is incentivising university students to complete research, projects and dissertations relevant to the association and not for profit conference management sector. Dissertations/projects submitted in accordance with guidelines identified by ABPCO will awarded £100. ABPCO Excellence Awards Once the dissertations/projects have been submitted and independently reviewed a further £200 […]

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IBTM World Launches Business Mentorship and Investment Programme

David Thompson, Event Director IBTM World

IBTM World, which takes place in Barcelona from 19-21 November 2019, has launched ‘Event Business Accelerator’, an investment and mentoring programme for young entrepreneurs. The programme will give people with an idea, product or service relevant to the events industry the opportunity to participate in an intensive mentoring programme, culminating in a live pitch for […]

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Danish engagement project gives Copenhagen winning edge for ESTRO 2022

The combination of an ambitious two-stringed engagement project, a strong national host group and an attractive host city were the deciding factors for The European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology, ESTRO, when choosing Copenhagen for their 2022 Annual Meeting. The Congress will run over five days at the Bella Center Copenhagen and attract an estimated […]

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Messe Berlin launches first MICE Show Asia 2019

Messe Berlin announced that it will be organising the inaugural MICE Show Asia 2019 in Singapore. The 3-day business-to-business travel trade show will take place from 16 to 18 October 2019 at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre at Marina Bay Sands. MICE Show Asia is under ITB Asia’s umbrella of events. APAC countries MICE […]

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MCI group lands in Lisbon and Hangzhou

Lisbon, Portugal

MCI Group, specialised in meetings, events, congresses, association management and strategic consulting, has announced the launch of two new offices, MCI Portugal and MCI Hangzhou. With the addition of these two new offices, MCI Group’s global presence grows to 60 offices in 31 countries. MCI Portugal strengthens MCI Group’s presence in Europe with a synergy […]

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