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WeChat channel for Cologne Tourist Board

creenshot WeChat Cologne Tourist Board

The Cologne Tourist Board has been using the Chinese social media platform WeChat since mid-January. Even during the pandemic, the Board plans to use its extensive account to offer its growing Chinese target group intriguing tips about Cologne as a tourist destination. “On the basis of the market assessment model we created in 2020, we […]

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Jürgen Martin Amann new CEO of Cologne Tourist Board

Juergen Martin Amann

At the beginning of 2020, Dr. Jürgen Martin Amann will become Chief Executive Officer of KölnTourismus (Cologne Tourist Board), the official tourism organization of the city of Cologne. Amann is currently the Managing Director of Dresden Marketing and he was the Procurator and Head of Ingolstadt Tourismus und Kongress GmbH until 2018. He will succeed […]

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GCB presents results of study on impact of platform economy on meetings

Smart Meetings Assistent

GCB German Convention Bureau presents the results of the first study on the impact of platforms on the organisation, marketing and running of events. The study analyses the impact, challenges and opportunities of the platform economy for the meetings and conference sector. Platforms as the digital economy’s core business model that enables direct, digital interaction […]

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Dmexco opens Future Park

DMEXCO 2018 ©Koelnmesse GmbH Michael Berger

Future technologies and innovations will find a new, prominent home at Dmexco: The “Future Park”, which will be opened for the first time in 2019, is located directly at the entrance of Hall 9. Therefore, all visitors who make their way to the Congress Stage, will have to pass it. Innovators, visionaries and start-ups will […]

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