Italy

Daniela Corti Events hosts media tour of event venues in southern Italy

Daniela Corti Events, under the patronage of Enit, the Italian national tourism board, held its fourth educational tour for media representatives under the Undiscovered Italy Tours format on 19-22 July in Catanzaro. The Chamber of Commerce of Catanzaro (in Calabria) partnered on the event which was also supported by the Municipality and Proloco of Tiriolo. Fifteen participants visited places and v...

Florence to host International FOSS4G Conference 2022

The 16th annual congress of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo), the non-profit organisation that supports and promotes the collaborative development of free and open source geographic technologies and open geospatial data, will be held in Florence at the Palazzo dei Congressi, Palazzo degli Affari and the University of Florence, 22-27 August 2022. The FOSS4G annual conference will addre...

Italy opening for summer of events business

Italy is officially opening for the events industry over the summer, according to The Italian Tourism Board (ENIT). Representatives from the nation’s events sector joined Mash Media editorial director, Martin Fullard for a webinar on 9 June 2021. The webinar, which was hosted by ENIT and Reed’s IBTM, highlighted Italy’s conference and meetings potential, as well as what event organisers can ...

Italy survey finds event revenues down 79% across 2020

The results of a new survey into the economic impact of the Covid-19 pandemic have been published in Italy. The Italian Survey of Conferences & Events found that event venues averaged a decline in revenues of 79% across 2020. It also found that the events industry was hit harder than the catering, aviation and travel industries. Based on findings from the Italian National Institute of Statisti...