Marina Bay Sands

Marina Bay Sands claims world first with Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certificate

Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands (MBS) says it has become a Healthcare Meeting Compliance Certified Verified Venue (HMCC-VV), the first MICE venue globally to be accredited by Meeting Professionals International (MPI), the world’s largest industry association for meeting and event professionals. The accreditation is open to venues that are equipped to meet the complex planning and operational st...

PCMA Asia Pacific announces new Regional Advisory Board as it re-designs Convening APAC

The Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Asia Pacific managing director Florence Chua has announced a 2022 Regional Advisory Board made up of 15 of the association’s members. They will act as regional-local ambassadors as PCMA APAC tunes up engagement in the region. The association is also preparing to launch its fully re-designed Convening APAC – an omnichannel experience set for...

Singapore International Water Week set to make a splash at the Marina Bay Sands

The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) 2022 is set to return, 17-21 April, at the Marina Bay Sands resort in Singapore, alongside the CleanEnviro Summit Singapore. The event, expected to attract over 15,000 physical and virtual on-demand attendees. SIWW2022 aims to bring together water leaders, experts, and practitioners to share best practices, co-create urban water solutions, and generate...

FCM Meetings & Events launches Ideas Exchange in Sydney

International strategic event management agency FCM Meetings & Events – in conjunction with Marina Bay Sands Singapore – is set to launch an ‘Ideas Exchange’ that is specific to the MICE and travel industry. The initiative is part of a thought leadership series for 2022. “Based on the concept of a salon, we’ve curated a highly interactive experience that holds space for informal learning and d...

Marina Bay Sands unveils $1bn reinvestment

The Singapore-based Integrated Resort (IR), Marina Bay Sands has embarked on a major reinvestment programme for its existing property, spanning rooms and suites, new food and beverage offerings and other enhancements. The US$1bn reinvestment is the biggest since the IR’s opening in 2010, demonstrating parent company Las Vegas Sands’ commitment to Singapore and its tourism industry. The reinvestmen...

Marina Bay Sands launches the Virtual Meeting Place

Marina Bay Sands (MBS) has unveiled a new Virtual Meeting Place, which allows event organisers to customise a virtual venue to replicate a real-life space. MBS claims to be the first venue in the MICE industry to launch such a platform globally, as it aims to effectively connect online and offline audiences. Networking, content delivery and the creation of a global marketplace to promote services ...