Conferencing

Meliá Hotels International’s recent expansion in Latin America is the first step on a road to phenomenal future growth, writes María Umbert

Meliá Hotels International provides luxury and flair in the Americas

Meliá Hotels International’s recent expansion in Latin America is the first step on a road to phenomenal future growth, writes María Umbert

Located amid Iceland’s stunning natural attractions, Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre has transformed the international conference experience

Harpa Concert Hall lights up conference scene

Located amid Iceland’s stunning natural attractions, Harpa Concert Hall and Conference Centre has transformed the international conference experience

The Austria Centre Vienna opens up unique formats for conferences and creates ideal spaces for exchanging ideas, writes Nicole Krebs

Austria Centre Vienna: providing space for big ideas

The Austria Centre Vienna opens up unique formats for conferences and creates ideal spaces for exchanging ideas, writes Nicole Krebs

Event organisers are just now opening their eyes to the benefits conferences and incentives at sea can bring to their businesses

Meeting on the high seas

Event organisers are just now opening their eyes to the benefits conferences and incentives at sea can bring to their businesses

Can a rollercoaster ride close a deal or ignite a spark of creativity among colleagues? A new trend for hosting business events at theme parks seems to suggest so

Why theme parks are the new venue of choice for event planners

Can a rollercoaster ride close a deal or ignite a spark of creativity among colleagues? A new trend for hosting business events at theme parks seems to suggest so

The South San Francisco area continues to flourish as a biotech hub, making it an ideal location for MICE events

The benefits of hosting events in San Francisco’s biggest biotech hub

The South San Francisco area continues to flourish as a biotech hub, making it an ideal location for MICE events

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As the capital of Switzerland, Bern benefits from a central location, UNESCO World Heritage status, and political, economic and social stability. The Kursaal Bern is one of its most influential congress destinations

The Kursaal Bern offers inspiring meetings in the Swiss capital

As the capital of Switzerland, Bern benefits from a central location, UNESCO World Heritage status, and political, economic and social stability. The Kursaal Bern is one of its most influential congress destinations

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The meetings industry has responded positively to a changing working environment following a series of quite extraordinary adjustments

IACC: what changes can we expect in the meetings industry?

The meetings industry has responded positively to a changing working environment following a series of quite extraordinary adjustments

Abu Dhabi’s growing reputation as a destination for MICE events has been driven by the efforts of Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company

ADNEC becomes leading event provider in the Middle East

Abu Dhabi’s growing reputation as a destination for MICE events has been driven by the efforts of Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company

The ways in which developers are organising their events are continually changing, but with innovative online planning tools such as Cvent becoming available, hotels and venues have a chance to keep pace

Online planning tool Cvent helps businesses master events

The ways in which developers are organising their events are continually changing, but with innovative online planning tools such as Cvent becoming available, hotels and venues have a chance to keep pace

In spite of severe economic turbulence and reduced funding for the arts in Greece, over the past five years the Onassis Cultural Centre has helped create an innovative and inclusive cultural scene in Athens

Experience the riches of Athens at the Onassis Cultural Centre

In spite of severe economic turbulence and reduced funding for the arts in Greece, over the past five years the Onassis Cultural Centre has helped create an innovative and inclusive cultural scene in Athens

A bout of redevelopments and a focus on consumer satisfaction have seen the award-winning Alfândega Porto Congress Centre growing in popularity with business travellers from around the world

Alfândega Porto Congress Centre entices business from afar

A bout of redevelopments and a focus on consumer satisfaction have seen the award-winning Alfândega Porto Congress Centre growing in popularity with business travellers from around the world

Ideally positioned within northern California’s financial hub, the South San Francisco Conference Center is the ultimate location for any meeting or function

South San Francisco Conference Center: the ultimate event space

Ideally positioned within northern California’s financial hub, the South San Francisco Conference Center is the ultimate location for any meeting or function

AV support can be a very powerful tool in engaging listeners, as leading technology firm PSAV can attest

PSAV’s innovative solutions change events industry

AV support can be a very powerful tool in engaging listeners, as leading technology firm PSAV can attest

As the home of one of Europe's largest congress centres and the host of Expo 2015, Milan is a key player on the global conference and exhibition scene

MiCo cements Milan’s position as a conference and exhibition leader

As the home of one of Europe’s largest congress centres and the host of Expo 2015, Milan is a key player on the global conference and exhibition scene

Lively, luscious and full of cultural curiosities, Madrid is the perfect location for a charming meeting or inspiring convention

Madrid’s cutting-edge facilities make it the perfect conference destination

Lively, luscious and full of cultural curiosities, Madrid is the perfect location for a charming meeting or inspiring convention

An attractive, environmentally friendly, hi-tech conference space in the heart of California – the South San Francisco Conference Centre has it all

South San Francisco Conference Centre accommodates and delivers

An attractive, environmentally friendly, hi-tech conference space in the heart of California – the South San Francisco Conference Centre has it all

As the world’s leading meetings, conventions and business travel event, EIBTM is the place to be every November to discover your next destination for business

Barcelona’s EIBTM is the event of the year for travel industry professionals

As the world’s leading meetings, conventions and business travel event, EIBTM is the place to be every November to discover your next destination for business

With intriguing venues and activities, Congress-Conference transforms Norway into your perfect business destination

Work and play in Norway with the help of Congress-Conference

With intriguing venues and activities, Congress-Conference transforms Norway into your perfect business destination

On the bank of the river Douro, Alfândega Porto Congress Centre provides a unique setting for a spectrum of meetings and conferences

Porto’s Alfândega Congress Centre: Portugal’s charming events venue

On the bank of the river Douro, Alfândega Porto Congress Centre provides a unique setting for a spectrum of meetings and conferences

ExCeL London, home to London's International Convention Centre, is the largest, most versatile events venue in the second-most-visited capital in the world

How ExCeL London became the largest events venue in the capital

ExCeL London, home to London’s International Convention Centre, is the largest, most versatile events venue in the second-most-visited capital in the world

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For world-class meeting spaces and awe-inspiring sights, look no further than Malaysia, a country with the perfect blend of tradition and technology

Malaysia earning reputation as conference and convention hotspot

For world-class meeting spaces and awe-inspiring sights, look no further than Malaysia, a country with the perfect blend of tradition and technology

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Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital offers guests from around the world the opportunity to experience falconry – an important part of the culture and tradition of the UAE

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital: flying high in the corporate events sphere

Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital offers guests from around the world the opportunity to experience falconry – an important part of the culture and tradition of the UAE

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In a beautiful Finnish town, just east of Helsinki, the Art Factory offers endless creative events options in a stunningly refurbished building

The Art Factory: a top conference venue for cultural connoisseurs

In a beautiful Finnish town, just east of Helsinki, the Art Factory offers endless creative events options in a stunningly refurbished building

With its outstanding landscapes and world-class facilities, there's no better place to conduct business than the Dubai World Trade Centre

The Dubai World Trade Centre: business under one roof

With its outstanding landscapes and world-class facilities, there’s no better place to conduct business than the Dubai World Trade Centre

If you're planning a congress or a meeting in 2014, Berlin could well be the perfect solution

Berlin’s world-class meeting facilities

If you’re planning a congress or a meeting in 2014, Berlin could well be the perfect solution

This comfortable hotel has everything travellers need to enjoy a business stay in prospering Port Harcourt

Port Harcourt: home to golden opportunities

This comfortable hotel has everything travellers need to enjoy a business stay in prospering Port Harcourt

Abu Dhabi's du Forum provides a versatile events space for any occasion

Abu Dhabi’s du Forum: the ultimate events venue

Abu Dhabi’s du Forum provides a versatile events space for any occasion

From F1 to the region’s highest-profile functions, Abu Dhabi’s Yas Events Centre means business

Fast track to success: the Yas Marina Events Centre

From F1 to the region’s highest-profile functions, Abu Dhabi’s Yas Events Centre means business

With the facilities, enthusiasm and innovative ideas to make every event spectacular, ExCeL London has stormed ahead of its European competitors

Face-to-face

With the facilities, enthusiasm and innovative ideas to make every event spectacular, ExCeL London has stormed ahead of its European competitors

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The intriguing range of facilities, unique locations and impressive forward planning of KwaZulu-Natal, have seen it continue to excel as a premium business events destination

Kingdom of conventions

The intriguing range of facilities, unique locations and impressive forward planning of KwaZulu-Natal, have seen it continue to excel as a premium business events destination

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Easily accessed, environmentally aware, and surrounded by buzzing industry and a thriving cultural metropolis, South San Francisco Conference Centre is sure to impress planners and delegates alike

Bay of business

Easily accessed, environmentally aware, and surrounded by buzzing industry and a thriving cultural metropolis, South San Francisco Conference Centre is sure to impress planners and delegates alike

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As Boston launches an enticing scheme to double international visitors, the city is deservedly awarded our Best Destination for MICE, North America, 2013

Boston top

As Boston launches an enticing scheme to double international visitors, the city is deservedly awarded our Best Destination for MICE, North America, 2013

From rich vistas to lavish hotels, the Emerald Isle – our Best Destination for MICE, Europe, 2013 – is the ideal location for business and exploration, writes Elaine Larkin

Discovering a new Ireland

From rich vistas to lavish hotels, the Emerald Isle – our Best Destination for MICE, Europe, 2013 – is the ideal location for business and exploration, writes Elaine Larkin

A unique destination in central London, Emirates Stadium manages to make every corporate occasion a complete pleasure for guests and host alike, making it our Best Sporting Venue for Corporate Events, Europe, 2013

Premier events

A unique destination in central London, Emirates Stadium manages to make every corporate occasion a complete pleasure for guests and host alike, making it our Best Sporting Venue for Corporate Events, Europe, 2013

As Frankfurt undergoes continuous and impressive regeneration, more companies are being attracted to the city and our Best Congress and Convention Centre, Europe, 2013 – the Congress Center Messe Frankfurt

Convening in the heart of Europe

As Frankfurt undergoes continuous and impressive regeneration, more companies are being attracted to the city and our Best Congress and Convention Centre, Europe, 2013 – the Congress Center Messe Frankfurt

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At the heart of the Qatari capital, Aspire Zone’s self-contained conferencing and entertainment complex puts the pressure on less eclectic business destinations, deservedly being named our Best Meetings and Conference Centre, Middle East, 2012

Meeting aspirations

At the heart of the Qatari capital, Aspire Zone’s self-contained conferencing and entertainment complex puts the pressure on less eclectic business destinations, deservedly being named our Best Meetings and Conference Centre, Middle East, 2012

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Holding a successful meeting depends on many factors, but whether it’s for state-of-the-art facilities, a great location or professional networks, the Congress Center Leipzig ticks all the boxes and is our Best Congress and Convention Centre, Europe, 2012

Leipzig’s congress offerings

Holding a successful meeting depends on many factors, but whether it’s for state-of-the-art facilities, a great location or professional networks, the Congress Center Leipzig ticks all the boxes and is our Best Congress and Convention Centre, Europe, 2012

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Planning an event in Asia this year? You’ll have to go a long way to find better congress space than the Putrajaya International Convention Centre, winner of Best Congress & Convention Centre, Asia, 2012

Asia’s focal point

Planning an event in Asia this year? You’ll have to go a long way to find better congress space than the Putrajaya International Convention Centre, winner of Best Congress & Convention Centre, Asia, 2012

Word Heritage sites, endangered rhinos and exquisite beaches; this stunning and unexpected business destination has it all. KwaZulu-Natal is our Best Destination for MICE in Africa, 2012

Breaking with convention

Word Heritage sites, endangered rhinos and exquisite beaches; this stunning and unexpected business destination has it all. KwaZulu-Natal is our Best Destination for MICE in Africa, 2012

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