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A member of BestCities Global Alliance, Dubai Business Events is the official convention Bureau of Dubai. Our main objective is to develop and increase Dubai’s share of the international business events market in order to grow economic development, jobs and knowledge creation in the emirate. With in-depth knowledge of Dubai, its unique culture, world-class convention venues and the specific requirements of the business events industry, 27 professionals across offices in Dubai, London, New York, Sao Paulo, Seoul, Beijing and Shanghai offer free and impartial guidance and support to international business event organisers in planning meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions in Dubai.
Ready for the unexpected? Hamburg is unlocking its treasures!
Bursting with beauty and full of character Hamburg is packed with great stuff to explore!
The Hamburg Convention Bureau thinks it’s time to unpack the city’s most exciting attractions and is presenting them piece by piece every month.
Counted among the most livable destinations in Europe, Hamburg offers a unique combination of an exciting business environment with many strong economic and academic sectors, a wide range of venues, and an unmatched mix of maritime atmosphere and scenic elegance.
Sounds like Hamburg is full of nice surprises? Find out more at unpackhamburg.com to see what they pull out of that suitcase every month.
Hong Kong is the ideal hub for international conventions of the highest global standards, with its a prime location in the heart of Asia, peerless infrastructure, award-winning venues, and world-class professionalism, Asia’s world city is ready to help you deliver a successful and seamless convention that will attract international experts and thought-leaders. Hong Kong’s core values: • Gateway to mainland China; • Business-friendly environment; • Visa free for over 170 nationalities; • Over 3,200 scheduled passenger flights every week from over 180 worldwide destinations; • Half the world’s population within 5 hours’ flying time
Melbourne Convention Bureau is a business development organisation that promotes Melbourne as the premier business events destination in Australia. Our mission is to showcase why Melbourne is one of the world’s most successful business events destinations by bidding internationally to host meetings, incentives, and conferences. In partnership with the internationally renowned Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre (MCEC), located on the banks of the Yarra River, we bring people together to deliver world-class events and create memorable visitor experiences. MCEC hosts over 1000 events each year and connects visitors with leading technology, award-winning food made in-house and exceptional customer service.
Toronto – the Financial Centre of Canada and an international air travel hub to North America with 1100+ flights daily via 66 airlines. It is also the Centre of Medical Excellence with nine teaching hospitals affiliated to the University of Toronto in the heart of downtown. Excite your senses to the sights, sounds and taste of a multicultural city with creativity and unlimited possibilities! Count on Business Events Toronto, Canada’s #1 CVB in client services, to provide ideas to inspire your attendees. We share your passion for success and will ensure your conference exceeds your expectations.
Beautiful surroundings, world-class meeting venues, eco-certified hotel rooms and great value for money – these are only some of the things that make Gothenburg a city made for meetings. Gothenburg is situated just by the sea with a fabulous archipelago in the heart of Scandinavia, easily accessible from around the world. Europe’s largest fully integrated hotel and congress facility, with 40,000 m2 meeting and exhibition space, 1,200 hotel rooms and 60 meeting rooms, is centrally located within walking distance of hotels, restaurants and entertainment. Gothenburg is the Leadership Award Winner of the Global Destination Sustainability Index. With a well-developed cooperation between authorities, academia and industry we work towards a sustainable future for everyone.Welcome to the most sustainable meeting destination in the world!
The award-winning purpose-built Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre is Malaysia’s premier facility and Asia’s only AIPC (International Association of Congress Centres) Gold Standard Venue. Strategically located in the heart of the Kuala Lumpur City Centre (KLCC) and overlooking the iconic PETRONAS Twin Towers and 50-acre KLCC Park, the Centre offers customised, innovative and value-add solutions in its well-maintained and world-class 20,059sqm of flexible function space, including two auditoria; 3000-seat Plenary Hall and Plenary Theatre for 470; a Grand Ballroom which seats 2,000 diners, Banquet Hall for 500, three Conference Halls, five Exhibition Halls (9,710sqm of column-free exhibition space on a single level) and 23 meeting rooms.
The Congress Center Basel is Switzerland’s biggest congress centre in terms of surface area. Located directly alongside Messe Basel, it is in the immediate vicinity of a large number of hotels and a varied range of restaurants. A footbridge provides a direct link to the new exhibition building designed by Herzog & de Meuron, increasing visitor comfort still further and making Basel’s modern congress infrastructure exceedingly attractive. The 25 modern-rooms available at the Congress Center Basel are noted for their multifunctionality and variable configurations and hold up to 6,000 people.
Congress Center, event hall, auditorium, modular break-out rooms, musical theater, modern exhibition halls – all located directly alongside the exhibition complex designed by Herzog & de Meuron. The modern hall complex not only constitutes an architectural highlight. With its state-of-the-art facilities, it also fulfils the most innovative and demanding client wishes. The Congress Center Basel is linked directly via a footbridge to the exhibition complex designed by Herzog & de Meuron; participants can move freely between the different premises. This boosts visitor comfort and makes Basel’s state-of-the-art congress infrastructure exceptionally attractive.
We are South Africa’s leading event venue, offering prestigious multi-use event spaces and venues in the financial hub of Johannesburg.
Conveniently located in the vibrant business district of Sandton in northern Johannesburg and within easy reach of the Gautrain and O. R. Tambo International Airport, the Sandton Convention Centre (SCC) is flanked by numerous leading hotels, sophisticated shopping centres and entertainment complexes.
With 22,000 m² of flexible event space, contemporary Afro-chic décor and technologically advanced facilities, we are foremost venue perfectly suited to host your event.
Flying to over 150 destinations across six continents, Emirates is a global connector of people and places. In 1985, it launched with only two aircraft. Today, its fleet of over 240 aircraft is one of the youngest in the sky. And it has the biggest A380 fleet in the world – with more than 75 A380s flying to over 40 destinations – offering a unique travel experience. Multilingual cabin crew deliver world-class service on board, and customers can enjoy regionally inspired cuisine and some of the best inflight entertainment in the sky – over 2,500 channels of on-demand movies, TV shows and more.