Conference & Meetings World

Conference & Meetings World is published for the international conference and meetings industry. It tackles the issues facing organisers of international events. The editorial is independent, fresh and news driven, with a global reach.

Top 3 trends in Business Events for 2021

Over the past last year there’s been a major transformation in the business events industry where event planners have had to become adaptable, flexible and more imaginative in the ways events are brought to life. Melbourne business event suppliers are at the forefront of this every changing industry, and setting the pace with the latest trends to delivery outside-the-box-thinking and fresh perspec...

Canada’s tech innovators supercharge meaningful events

World-class R&D and leadership in AI, fintech and digital media helps attract international business events with organisers keen on tapping into Canadian ingenuity to attract and engage audiences to their global events. Credit: Hiroaki Fukuda / Tourism Toronto From the software and platforms we rely on day-to-day, to the ones that go unseen yet keep us safe, Canada’s Information and Communicat...

Barcelona

The Barcelona Convention Bureau presents the first Barcelona destination MICE video. Everything your events will ever need, all in one destination. Barcelona, the place to meet.

MCI increases Net Promoter Score

Marketing agency MCI has increased its Net Promoter Score (NPS) to 65, 7% higher than the previous year. It attributes the rise to “dedication to customer relationship and [our] ongoing strategy to allow the client audience to influence, interact and be immersed in the conversation.” Sebastien Tondeur, MCI chief executive officer, said: “At MCI, we fuse a strong customer service culture and ...

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Getting to know you with Hello Hospitality’s new podcast series

Our International Portfolio managing editor Paul Colston is one of the guests in Hello Hospitality Kathryn Clarke’s ‘Getting to Know You’ new podcast series. The Warwickshire events and hospitality consultancy business Hello Hospitality says ‘Hello’ to a range of industry personalities and business owners in a new podcast series named, ‘Getting to Know You’. Business owner ...

Host your next business event in Melbourne, Australia

Whilst it’s been a challenging time for the events and industry and travel has been put on hold – inspiration for planning for your next event is never far away! Deciding where to host your next future international business event? Let Kylie the Koala take you on a tour of Melbourne – Australia’s creative, cultural and innovation capital. A city that drives and supports success, a place of e...

How MCB can help get you started with bringing your future event to life

Brimming with a vibrant multicultural population, live music and arts scene, incredible culinary dining experiences, and inspired hidden alleyways, Melbourne, Australia has much to offer conference organisers and delegates alike. Crowned ‘Oceania’s Leading Meetings and Conference Destination’ at 2020’s World Travel Awards, for the seventh year running, Melbourne offers international associations a...

CTICC Cape Town

The CTICC is the leading venue for conferences, exhibitions and events on the African continent, located in the heart of Cape Town, South Africa. The purpose-built events complex consists of CTICC 1 and CTICC 2, which are connected by a sky bridge and boasts a floor space of 140 855m². Whether you are planning a large international congress or a small half-day conference, our expansive conference ...

Cape Town International Convention Centre

CTICC Company Profile: The CTICC is the leading venue for conferences, exhibitions and events on the African continent, located in the heart of Cape Town, South Africa. The purpose-built events complex consists of CTICC 1 and CTICC 2, which are connected by a sky bridge and boasts a floor space of 140 855m². Whether you are planning a large international congress or a small half-day conference, ou...

Episode 5: Health and safety paramount – in any event

Our host Mark Felstead kicks off the first episode of the New Year in the company of Olaf Jastrob, (pictured) one of Germany’s leading experts in Health and Safety (including hygienic measures) for event venues and cultural establishments We will learn, in an episode packed full of sage advice: In the case of a worst case scenario e.g. a fire hazard, act of terrorism, Super Spreader attendin...