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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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Leading Dutch companies and football club PSV team up to promote Brainport Eindhoven

Brainport Eindhoven shirtsponsor PSV

Football club PSV will join forces with some leading Dutch companies next summer to start an innovative co-operation. ASML, Philips, High Tech Campus Eindhoven, VDL Group and Jumbo Supermarkets will commit themselves as premium partners of PSV under the name of Metropolitan Region Brainport Eindhoven. They will collaborate in the field of innovation, vitality, entertainment, […]

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New research reveals booking trends of large-scale, urban convention attendees

PCMA Room Block Research | visual reasons why

Approximately half of all delegates attending large-scale, urban conventions are circumventing the established room-reservation process and booking accommodations on their own. This is revealed by the “Room Block of the Future” study that is collaboratively conceived of and funded by the Hilton, NYC & Company and PCMA Foundation. The three organizations wanted to better understand […]

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