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In Antwerp they speak diamond

Diamantslijper

The second largest port in Europe, Antwerp, is also known worldwide for its diamonds. Last year the city celebrated 570 years as diamond capital of the world. The answer to the question as why you should plan your conference in Antwerp is therefore quite simple. Antwerp makes your conference sparkle! An atypical, compact metropolis where […]

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Flanders Meeting & Convention Center’s “A room with a ZOO” campaign Wins ICCA Best Marketing Award

ICCA announced Flanders Meeting & Convention Center as the winner of this year’s ICCA Best Marketing Award at the Closing Ceremony of the 56th ICCA Congress on 15 November in Prague, Czech Republic. The “A room with a ZOO” campaign, promotes the new convention center in Antwerp, Belgium, with a purpose and introduces conservation in […]

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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 central location, attractive meeting venues and historical city centre, full of hotels, museums and restaurants, Antwerp also focuses on its entrepreneurs and researchers, dispersed over the logistical, industrial, maritime, […]

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New boutique hotel in Antwerp city centre

Queen A Antwerp living room

Boutique hotel Queen A Antwerp had its grand opening in December. The hotel is located in the heart of the city centre, opposite of the Central Station, Antwerp ZOO and the new Flanders Meeting & Convention Center Antwerp. This 4 star boutique hotel is decorated with traditional features accompanied by modern accents that provide guests […]

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Flanders unveils its new convention centre

The Flanders Meetings & Conventions Centre (FMCCA) has announced the official opening of its new convention centre in Antwerp. Located within the award winning 19th century zoo, the Centre provides the meetings industry with a new venue for the 21st century. FMCCA was officially opened this weekend by Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium. […]

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Antwerp: The Atypical Congress City

Congress City Antwerp focuses on multi-day international conferences in sectors in which the city excels and which help to strengthen the image of the city. To start with, that is the association market. Antwerp is just thirty minutes from Brussels, where more than 1,800 international associations are established. After Washington D.C., Brussels is the world’s […]

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