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EXCEL LONDON WINS 13 CONGRESSES FOR 2013 posted on: 13/7/2012 10:37:02
EUROPE - Excel London to the International Convention Centre London (ICC), is celebrating 13 congress wins for 2013.
The London venue is to host: the British Dental Association; the British Insurance Brokers Association; the British Cardiovascular Society; Cisco Live; the European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers; the European Group for Blood and Marrow Transplantation; the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology; the European Society for Paediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition; the European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication; the European Stroke Conference; Fibre to the Home Conference and Expo; the Infection Prevention Society; and the INTECOL Congress.
James Rees, Director of Conferences and Events at Excel London, said: “ICC London has transformed London’s image as a congress destination. The jump to number seven in the ICCA rankings coupled with the Olympic effect has also helped increase London’s attractiveness as a leading events destination and we are seeing the effects of this, not just in 2013 but in future years as well.”
ASIA - Following the success of the Healthcare Meetings Forum in London in 2011 and 2013, UK organisers are launching an inaugural Asia forum to take place in Singapore in partnership with Suntec Singapore Convention & Exhibition Centre.
AUSTRALASIA - The 20th International AIDS Conference in Melbourne, Australia, honoured colleagues killed when the Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine on 17 July, at a memorial at the conference's outset.