Conference News

Leiden’s first hybrid Conference

Leiden has showcased it’s capability of organizing hybrid conferences with EuroHaptics 2020 , combining on-site and live streaming, adhering to Covid-19 guidelines. Eurohaptics is a major...

‘COVID-19 crisis is lasting longer and has more effect on the meetings industry’

In 2021, 15 percent of the associations plan to cancel or postpone their largest in-person meeting, and 42 percent plan to go hybrid or virtual....

IBTM Events announces first details of IBTM World Virtual

IBTM Events has announced the first details of IBTM World Virtual which will take place online from 8 – 10 December 2020. The online event...

IBTM World 2020 will be a virtual event

IBTM World 2020 will transition to being a virtual event this year. This decision has been made in close consultation with partners and is a...

BOCOM’s premiere: showcasing the future of events

The hybrid multi-site congress "BOCOM - Experience Borderless Communication" on 3 September showcased how innovative technologies and empathic speakers can be combined to create a unique...

European City of Science title passed on to Leiden

On 6 September 2020 in Italy the prestigious title of European City of Science was officially handed over to the city of Leiden. Henri Lenferink,...

Non-profit network for independent conference consultants

IC-International Consultants (IC) announces the creation of a dedicated Non-profit Network for Independent Events and Conference Consultants. At the beginning of 2020, Matt Régnier (Pleni, The...

IBTM announces Pancho Campo as first keynote speaker

IBTM has announced that Pancho Campo, former tennis professional turned high profile events producer, will be the first keynote speaker for IBTM World 2020, which...

AIPC takes Annual Conference to Paris

AIPC, the global association of event venues, announced that its Annual Conference will take place in Paris on 24 and 25 September. The two-day programme will...