Denmark launches new report
How to strengthen legacy of international congresses
Destinations | Meetings Industry
Denmark’s four largest meeting destinations have launched a new report on how to make international conventions more impactful for both associations and destinations. The report is the result of a large outreach study, which has been instrumental in securing a DKK 2.2 million grant from the Danish Ministry of Industry, Business and Financial Affairs to strengthen Denmark’s know-how and efforts on outreach and legacy.   READ MORE

Italy at Hand – The Event
In November CBItalia is again ready to welcome international guests
Italy at Hand – The Event will take place in Rome from 7th till 9th November 2019. After the success of the first edition held in Bologna in 2018, CBItalia is again ready to welcome international guests.   READ MORE

Dubai association conference 2019
The societal impact of associations
Meetings Industry | Destinations
Momentum is building towards the second edition of the Dubai Association Conference, with more details being unveiled about the event’s rich programme, built around the core theme of ‘Driving change: The societal impact of associations’. Taking place 9-10 December at Dubai World Trade Centre and organised by Dubai Association Centre, the 2019 Dubai Association Conference agenda will offer a blend of panel discussions, expert briefings, and interactive sessions, all centred around the core theme and four sub-themes: Community Well-Being, Knowledge and Research, Business and Opportunity, and Creativity and Innovation.   READ MORE

IMEX America education program
Nike, UBS, SMG and ... superheroes
Meetings Industry | Destinations
Experts from UBS, Nike and SMG are among the speakers at IMEX America this year. Taking place September 10 - 12, IMEX America has a firm focus on education with more than 180 learning sessions.   READ MORE

Dubai Business Events
17 % Increase in delegate impact from business event
Meetings Industry | Destinations
Dubai Business Events (DBE), the city’s official convention bureau, has recorded exceptional results during the first half of 2019, securing 118 successful bid wins for events to be hosted in Dubai over the coming years. These events won in H1 2019, including conferences, meetings and incentives, are set to attract 75,288 delegates from around the globe to Dubai over the coming years, representing growth of 17% on the delegate impact of bid wins from the same period in 2018.   READ MORE

IBTM China
Hosted Buyer Registrations open

Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
“Reaching Out To The Community”
Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre   READ MORE

PCMA Comment
Global Meetings Industry Day 2019

EMECA Digital Business Innovation platform
Start-ups present indoor navigation systems
EMECA Digital Business Innovation platform   READ MORE

Memorandum of Understanding
DCT Abu Dhabi and EXPO 2020 Dubai work hand in hand
Memorandum of Understanding   READ MORE