In pictures: International Confex 2020

Photography by Jonathan 'JT' Taylor at Aniseed Photo

Experiencing the best of Italy in Knightsbridge, London

CMW was proud to support Italian National Tourist Board’s special Experiential Workshop 2020, which came to Sette and Nolita Social at Bulgari London in Knightsbridge, 24 February.

‘Discover Dubai’ previews Expo 2020 for event planners

A group of 55 business event planners took part in a familiarisation trip in Dubai, ahead of Expo 2020 coming the city next year.

Take 2: More photos from Convene 2020 in Vilnius

Convene, the annual trade show organised by Go Vilnius, the city’s official agency for development, featured 140 hosted buyers from more than 30 countries when it hosted 80 suppliers at the Litexpo venue in the Lithuanian capital, 12-13 February.

Byzantine rhapsody for meetings industry media

Istanbul CVB showcased its city on the Bosphorus’s charms, ancient and modern, to a select media group, 11-15 February.

Venues of Excellence Annual Conference urges members to #GoPerform

UK-based independent venue consortium, Venues of Excellence, hosted its annual conference focusing on the theme ‘Go Perform’.

In pictures: AIME opens in Melbourne

The 2020 edition of Asia Pacific Incentives and Meetings Event (AIME) officially opened on 17 February for a three-day show at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

In pictures: CONVENE 2020 in Lithuania

CONVENE 2020 is currently underway, in Vilnius, Lithuania. The event features 140 hosted buyers from more than 30 countries, and 80 regional suppliers from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland and Scandinavia.

Uncover the Caucasus for conferencing

The countries in the Caucasus region have been investing heavily in their tourism industries in recent years. Indeed, Georgia made US$217m from the tourism sector in 2019, while Azerbaijan’s tourist flow has risen 11% over the past year. 

European buyers explore Prague with InSpires fam trip

Prague Convention Bureau hosted a MICE fam trip and workshop, called Prage InSpires, for European buyers.

Seven Up for ACE of M.I.C.E in Istanbul

Organisers of the 7th edition of Turkish industry tradeshow, ACE of M.I.C.E. Exhibition by Turkish Airlines, say their show attracted 15,000 visitors at the Istanbul Congress Center 22-24 January. 

Event Careers Live hailed as a success in London

The first Event Careers Live (ECL) has been hailed a success after it attracted over 400 high-quality job seekers to London's Banking Hall. Delegates were able to meet top event employers, and learn from event professionals about how to develop a career in events.