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Millennial tech entrepreneur keynote speaker at IBTM World 2018

Multi-award-winning millennial tech entrepreneur Charlotte Pearce has been revealed as the third keynote speaker for IBTM World 2018, which will take place in Barcelona from 27-29 November. Charlotte Pearce 26-year old Charlotte, who has been tipped as ‘one to watch’ by Richard Branson, will draw on her background as CEO and founder of innovative technology […]

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New interactive Exploratory Zone set to inspire delegates at IBTM World

Mach 3 Flight Simulator to be seen at IBTM World 2018

IBTM announced the introduction of a new and immersive technology showcase at its forthcoming IBTM World event, which takes place in Barcelona from 27-29 November 2018. The Exploratory Zone will be located at the physical heart of the event and will give delegates the opportunity to engage and interact with the latest technologies and event […]

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Research and goalsetting at the heart of IACC’s Europe Knowledge Festival

IACC Europe Knowledge Festival 2017 session delivered by Ciara Feely

IACC, the association that represents over 300 conference venues worldwide, has today revealed details of the education programme at its annual Europe Knowledge Festival conference, taking place from 5-7 October 2018 at Dolce CampoReal, Lisbon. Award-winning This year’s programme will be headlined by keynote David Hyner, an award-winning researcher, trainer, broadcaster, author and director of […]

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IBTM World 2018 announces former Head of Comms at SpaceX as second keynote speaker

IBTM announced Dex Torricke-Barton, former Head of Communications at SpaceX, Executive Communications Manager at Facebook, and Executive at Google, as the second of three exciting keynote speakers lined up for IBTM World 2018, which takes place in Barcelona from 27-29 November. Dex Torricke-Barton Dex’s session forms a key part of this year’s ‘innovation, technology and […]

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Duncan Wardle, first announced keynote speaker at IBTM World 2018

IBTM today announced Duncan Wardle, one of the primary creative forces behind The Walt Disney Company, as the first of three exciting keynote speakers lined up for IBTM World 2018, taking place in Barcelona from 27-29 November. Creative thinking Duncan’s session leads the ‘innovation, technology and creativity stream’ of the Knowledge Programme and will kick-off […]

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VIP experience at the Bruges Triennial

The Bruges Convention Bureau  has organized a VIP event during Bruges Triennial on June 7th. 100 doctors from local hospitals  and professors of the KU Leuven University campus in Bruges were invited to the event. Liquid City At the Concertgebouw the guests were welcomed by Mayor Renaat Landuyt and Sarah Cornand, Sales Manager Meeting in Brugge. After this introduction, […]

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MPI overhauls program for World Education Congress 2018

WEC18 MPI World Education Congress

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) has embraced the concept of experience creation and set aside the traditional plan for its signature event, World Education Congress (WEC) this year. WEC18 will feature high energy pep rallies to kick off and wrap up each day, an open-floor, fluid layout with four connected WEC Villages, more innovative technology and […]

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