Greater Bogota Convention Bureau

Bogota leads Colombia’s conference city troika up the ICCA rankings

Colombia has been making some big progress in attracting association meetings and conferences, with the latest 2019 ICCA rankings showing Bogota moving up into the top 5 of cities in Latin America that held the most qualifying events. Colombia is the only country in Latin America with three cities in the ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) regional top 10. Cartagena, which sta...

Bogota sowing long-term seeds for MICE growth

The Greater Bogota Convention Bureau’s (GBCB) first trimester report for January-March 2020 acknowledges the current sanitary emergency has greatly disrupted the city’s MICE industry, but also points to some positives for the future, including its work to present 18 bids, resulting in confirmed 12 events for the Colombian capital. Three of those new events even took place in the three-month period...