Europe

Northstar Travel Group acquires CAT Media

US-based Northstar Travel Group has announced the acquisition of, East Grinstead-based (UK) information and events business CAT Media. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The news comes a day after Northstar Travel Group announced it had acquired Buying Business Travel from Panacea Media based in London. CAT Media is publisher of bi-monthly magazine Meetings & Incentive Travel (M&IT) and...

Inflatable structures suppliers expands into Benelux region

Evolution Dome has confirmed it will expand into the Benelux region after entering into a partnership with Airaun Inflatables. Evolution Dome, which supplies temporary inflatable event structures and solutions, has added Rotterdam-based Airaun Inflatables to its distributor network. Airaun’s background is in custom-made promotional gits and inflatables but claims to have seen increased demand from...

Northstar Travel Group acquires Buying Business Travel

Northstar Travel Group has confirmed its acquisition of Buying Business Travel from Panacea Media, based in London, further expanding its presence in the UK and European corporate travel market.

The Scandinavian Exhibition Group acquires PCO

The Scandinavian Exhibition Group (SEG) continues to expand by taking control of leading Scandinavian PCO (Professional Congress Organiser) – Meetagain Conferences.

Thomson Reuters confirms FCBI acquisition

Thomson Reuters has announced that it has acquired FC Business Intelligence (FCBI).

Hungexpo Budapest expansion underway

Construction work to expand Hungexpo Budapest Congress and Exhibition Centre is underway, with the first week of October seeing the foundation stone laid.

Meetings are decreasing in length, says ECM report

European Cities Marketing, an organisation which provides a platform for convention, leisure and city marketing professionals to exchange knowledge, has published its ECM Meetings Statistics Report.

Kenes Group appoints new Vice President

José María Ávila has joined the Kenes Group, a company which delivers conferences, as the new Vice President Business Development for Iberia and Latin America. 

CH&CO launches new events platform

CH&CO has launched a new venue and events solution called ‘eve’, stylised with a lowercase ‘e’.

Bruges to host autism and learning disability conference

Meeting in Brugges, the convention bureau for the city of Bruges, will host the TOL conference in the city's Concertgebouw 4 October 2019.

Cyber Security Nordic gets underway in Helsinki

Cyber Security Nordic, a conference and exhibition focusing on the cyber security industry, is beginning today, 2 October, in Helsinki.

Booking platform Spacebase acquires Okanda

Spacebase, a booking platform for meeting and event spaces, has acquired Okanda, an online portal for hotel meeting rooms.