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‘There is a passion in Rotterdam that I hardly experienced before’

Desiree Baltussen is the newly-appointed Head of Conventions of the Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre currently under construction. She can’t wait for the opening and the...

ICCA CEO Senthil Gopinath honoured as business events industry leader

As a testament to his pioneering advancement of association meetings industry education and advocacy, ICCA CEO Senthil Gopinath was recognised at the 2019 PCMA Visionary...

Paris achieves landslide victory in ICCA city rankings

In the ICCA 2018 convention city rankings Paris storms ahead in first place. The French capital climbs to the top of the city rankings by...

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...

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...

World Forum The Hague bikes to IMEX for a safer and more vital world

Biking more than 500 kilometers from World Forum The Hague to IMEX 2019 in Frankfurt: five World Forum team members will go on this journey...

MCI group lands in Lisbon and Hangzhou

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....

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

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...

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

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...