Conference Handbook

News: NEXUS chooses Rotterdam for her European Summit 2018

International leading Impact Investing network NEXUS, has chosen Rotterdam to host the 2018 NEXUS European Summit. Nexus is an international network of more than 3000...

Flanders: Pioneering craftsmanship in the meeting industry

Evelyne Bardyn is Meeting Manager of Visitflanders Convention Bureau, the umbrella convention bureau of Flanders. She believes  that Flanders has everything required to make any...

No security without a plan

The increased  threat of terrorism in western Europe has brought a global problem to our doorstep. Since ‘Paris and Brussels’, the European meeting industry  can...

Antwerp: Tropical medicine in a moderate maritime climate

Antwerp is above all an innovative city of knowledge. Three scientists from Antwerp discuss their unique research and the importance of conferences. In addition to its...

Leuven: Mindgate of Europe

As the home of the renowned KU Leuven university, the nano-electronics research centre IMEC, around 140 spin-offs, more than 130 high-tech companies and one of...

Province of Liege: Exceptional on many levels

With cities that are rich in cultural heritage and futuristic attractions, and a landscape with many faces, the province of Liege has important trump cards...

Genk: Brand-new meeting and event destination

Genk is a young city, and that's something you really notice. The city has a dynamic and creative spirit. Genk has reinvented itself time and...

Wallonia: Bubbling and buzzing like never before

As the home of the European Commission, the European Parliament and NATO, Brussels is the designated conference destination. Conferences that have a link with European...

Brussels: Home of international associations

This year Brussels accelerated its strategic shift towards developing the city as the major European gateway for more than 2,000 international associations based in the...