New venue Elbphilharmonie (Elbe Philharmonic Hall) is a waterside wave of a venue opening in January and stands in homage to Hamburg’s famous harbour and symbol also of a MICE renaissance in the northern German city. Elbphilharmonie offers a variety of spaces for congresses, small meetings and receptions. There’s also a Westin Hotel on site for fine dining, accommodation and meetings.
The Italian Exhibition Group Spa (IEG) has received formal accreditation from CIBJO, The World Jewellery Confederation, at ECOSOC, the United Nations Economic and Social Council.
The opening of the new Elbphilharmonie philharmonic hall has marked the start of an important year for Hamburg’s MICE industry.
Messukeskus Helsinki will launch the ‘world’s first’ large-scale AR application intended for the general public.
Monique Trapasso has joined the team of the Maastricht Convention Bureau, as business development manager conventions.
The two CEOs of the NürnbergMesse Group, Dr. Roland Fleck and Peter Ottmann, have announced a record turnover of 275m Euros.
Agility, a global logistics provider, has extended its partnership with international events venue ExCeL London through 2019, continuing its role as ExCeL’s official logistics partner.
The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) has announced the formation of a Development Board, with the aim of ensuring that the AEO delivers value to all members.
The 68th edition of the Frankfurt Book Fair (11-15 October) featured Dutch and Flemish writers out in force
The Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair will be themed under the phrase ‘contrasts’, created by stylist Lotta Agaton