Europe

Diversity debate to be held at IMEX Frankfurt

IMEX Frankfurt is to host a debate on diversity in the global meetings and events industry, with the expansion of its signature event, She Means Business. Now titled, She Means Business, a Conversation for All, IMEX together with partners tw magazine and MPI have invited attendees to “take a fresh look at diversity, gender equality and female empowerment”. The expanded programme now offers session...

Brussels open for business

Organising an event in Brussels is all about making connections. Connecting with the right suppliers, sponsors and speakers, as well as connecting with experts who understand your field of activity and connecting with all the advantages that the capital of Europe can offer you. Even in this challenging time the official Brussels Convention & Association Bureau is there to support your project ...

Wonderful Copenhagen looks forward to ESTRO’s 2022 visit

Wonderful Copenhagen, Copenhagen’s official tourism organisation, have stated that a two-stringed engagement project, a strong national host group, and an attractive host city were the three determining factors for The European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ESTRO), a European oncology society, choosing the city for its annual meeting in 2022 themed ‘Learning from every patient’...

Berlin pilot events show high level of confidence city is safe for in-person events

Germany’s capital city hosted three pilot events, 15-23 June, with up to 500 attendees. The events were: Capital Congress Medicine and Health 2021 (15–17 June), Greentech Festival (16–18 June), and Industry Day (21–23 June). The results of the participant surveys conducted after the events are now available and show 93.2% of the attendees felt they were ‘very well’ or ‘well’ protected from a coron...

Amsterdam welcomes return of in-person business events

Mayor of Amsterdam, Femke Halsema, and deputy mayor, Victor Everhardt, kicked off the return of business events to the city at the RAI Amsterdam Convention Centre, 26 August. The mayor and deputy mayor were joined by Paul Riemens, RAI CEO, and Tracey Davies, president of Money 20/20, a key event hosted at the venue for the payments fintech and financial services industry, as they officially opened...