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EUROPEAN EVENTS INDUSTRY TO GATHER IN BRUSSELS posted on: 11/2/2011 10:43:53
BELGIUM - The 10th edition of the European Meetings Industry Fair for the European meetings and events industries will take place on 15 and16 March in Brussels.
The event, at Brussels’ Tour and Taxi Exhibition Centre, aims to bring together event organisers and potential new suppliers.
Industry associations including the European Society of Association Executives, Belgian Society of Association Executives and Meeting Professionals International will hold conferences alongside the main event.
AFRICA - The Calabar International Convention Centre in Nigeria, which is currently under construction, has appointed conference industry specialist Paul D'Arcy as its first Chief Executive Officer, effective from January 2015.
ASIA - The Global Business Travel Association Foundation's Global BTI Outlook - India report has revealed that the country's total business travel spend is expected to grow 8.6 per cent in 2014 to US$26.2bn.
EUROPE - This year's edition of EIBTM closed having attracted over 15,500 industry professionals onsite for the three days of the show, an eight per cent increase on 2013 figures, according to organisers.
EUROPE - Moscow's Crocus Expo Convention Centre has recently added a shopping and entertainment mall which is expected to help generate up to a million visitors to the complex each week, James Willsher reports.