Visit Bruges Convention Bureau

In pictures – Bruges Meetings & Convention Centre

CMW’s Oliver Thomas was one of the privileged guests at the official opening of the €6m (US$6.3m) Bruges Meetings & Convention Centre. The venue is destined to propel the city known for its trade, fishing, beer and architecture heritage into the premier league for congresses. With its port to the Northern Sea, Bruges is already a historic meetings place, where for centuries travellers have use...

Bruges Meetings & Convention Centre opens for business

CMW was on the ground at the official opening of the Bruges Meetings & Convention Centre (BMCC), 3-4 May 2022. The BMCC includes a 514-seat auditorium, 12 flexible meeting rooms and a 4,500sqm Expo Hall. The centre aims to provide organisers with flexibility, where it can facilitate a board meeting with 10 colleagues, a conference with 500 participants and an event for 2,500 visitors. The cent...

JCI European Conference expects more than 2,000 participants in Bruges

The two Flemish Junior Chamber International (JCI) organisations, in Bruges and Houtland, are set to organise the JCI European Conference, 8-11 June 2022, in the city of Bruges, Belgium. The event will take place at the Concertgebouw Brugge and the new Bruges Meetings and Convention Centre (BMCC), where more than 2,000 participants from across Europe are expected to attend. The conference’s theme ...

CMW Sessions – Jasmine Kestens

Oliver Thomas speaks to Jasmine Kestens, Sales Manager at Visit Bruges Convention Bureau, to discuss the UNWTO Forum on Gastronomy Tourism held in Bruges, and the opening of the Bruges Meeting & Convention Centre set for the start of 2022.