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Business events for change

Our industry has weathered the storm of the pandemic, and as restrictions have eased it is encouraging to see full-scale domestic and international events coming back to Scotland once again. But the return to live events is not just about economics. Business events are vehicles for great change, and while the impact of the pandemic will be long felt, the return of association events is an encourag...

ESC Congress 2022: integrating creativity and design to optimise the experience of medical congress attendees

Onsite congress activity is back, reuniting delegates from around the world to share the very latest innovations in their areas of expertise. The return to meeting in-person has brought with it new scenarios and challenges when designing an event of this type. With digital congresses, the concern was how to keep delegates engaged with the content on the screen and evoke meaningful networking oppor...

What makes Vienna a truly green meeting destination?

​Vienna embodies all of the characteristics to be considered as a world leading sustainable meeting destination. In addition to excellent meeting facilities, convenient transport links and city infrastructure, reliable standards and an outstanding range of art and cultural offerings, it also scores with the world’s best quality of life. Here are a few key factors which outline Vienna’s outstanding...

Australia’s Northern Territory – connecting delegates to what matters

Australia’s Northern Territory continues to deliver an array of multi-sensory experiences for international business events, enabling delegates to make a meaningful connection to the land, its ancient culture and its people. Reconnecting to what matters has never been more relevant in today’s world, whether for a conference or an incentive. Retreat to the NT Across the Northern Territory (NT), hig...

As Thailand reopens, state of the art QSNCC to showcase its world class event platform

Reopening in September, Queen Sirikit National Convention Center (QSNCC) will be launched as the ultimate inspiring world class event platform for all. Reintroduced as “Beyond MICE, Beyond Venue”, the venue signifies its reinvention to serve all kinds of events ranging from MICE to lifestyle such as conferences, exhibitions, concerts, gaming, fashion-shows, e-sports, arts & crafts and much mor...

Seoul moves forward with K-soft power

Seoul outlines key events that showcase its soft power and Korean culture. IMEX Frankfurt provided great content to the tourism industry, allowing them to develop tour packages or team-building programs. Seoul’s booth at IMEX Frankfurt 2022 attracted many visitors. At the event, there was an opportunity for visitors to carve out letters on the famous Korean sugar-based candy: Dalgona. This candy w...

Industry in focus: Technology

Australians have long been early adopters of new technologies and technological innovation is a significant growth industry for the country. In the past decade, several Australian-founded technology companies have had global success. Sydney-headquartered Atlassian is one of these and an extraordinary story of two university friends who are now acknowledged on the world stage as leaders in their fi...

Switzerland – Where nature meets MICE

From the snowy mountain ranges of the Alps to the sun-soaked lakes of the Swiss Plateau, Switzerland is a country that is renowned for its abundant beautiful landscapes and diverse climates. In combination with world class facilities, Switzerland has leveraged its natural beauty to create a unique MICE appeal for international event organisers throughout Europe and beyond. Located in central Europ...

Visit Malta Incentives and Meetings ⠀⠀⠀⠀ The ‎‎‎Meeting Point of the Mediterranean

With 300 days of sunshine a year, the Maltese Islands has tourism infrastructure that is open all year round offering event organisers the opportunity to hold events in any season of the year. Locations across Malta have recently been showcased on the big screen in Jurassic World Dominion, one of many blockbusters filmed in the Maltese Islands, hopefully giving inspiration to incentive planners fo...

Meeting Destination Vienna: The city’s newest hotels are leading the way in diversity, innovation and sustainability

From redesigned baroque palaces and on-site flower meadows to sustainable kitchens and social business innovation: numerous exciting new hotels are revitalising Vienna as a meeting destination. Many remarkable hotel projects are set to open in 2022 or have welcomed their first guests in recent months. Each one promises to deliver a fantastic setting for a wide range of meetings in one of the world...

Ottawa – An inspiring place for face-to-face

Imagine hosting your conference delegates at a glittering gala dinner set amidst the world’s largest indoor collection of totem poles. Or surrounding them with the largest collection of Canadian and Indigenous art anywhere. Or challenging them to brave the rapids of one of Canada’s mightiest rivers inside a rubber raft. Ottawa, Canada’s capital, offers business event planners and delegates a uniqu...

New Zealand returns with new venues and impetus

New Zealand has reopened its borders and opened the first of three new generation, city-centre convention centres as it targets more international conferences. The purpose-built venues in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland will showcase the capability and increase the capacity of New Zealand to host exceptional business events. Bjoern Spreitzer, general manager of New Zealand and Business Event...

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