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.
Promote the city of Rio de Janeiro as an ideal destination for all kind of events, tourism and incentive groups is our mission in Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau, through consulting, marketing and assistance to event organizers, associations, entities promoters and corporations interested in holding events in the city.
The cosmopolitan city of Rio is ideal for international meetings. Home to more than 7 million inhabitants, Rio boasts fantastic weather, savory cuisine, hospitable people, sport, entertainment and quality meeting facilities and a modern infrastructure to ensure that your event runs smoothly. With more than 50.000 hotel rooms and ample meeting spaces, including Riocentro – the largest convention center in Rio de Janeiro – Rio is a logical choice for your event.
Rio de Janeiro has also created a Joint Committee of Tourist Security. The committee is composed of military and civil police forces, fire department, municipal and state tourist offices, Rio Convention & Visitors Bureau, Brazilian Association of Travel Agents, Brazilian Association of Professional Congress Organizer Companies, among others. This joint committee can be summoned to provide special security for congresses, events and groups in the city.
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.
Bologna is the prestigious seat of learning, boasting the oldest university, top quality medical institutions and world leading motor companies (Ducati, Ferrari, Maserati, Lamborghini).
With its UNESCO/medieval city centre, the ancient arcades & towers and excellent cuisine, Bologna is ranked among top50 European cities in terms of quality of life with also very favorable cost of living index ranking.
Located in the very heart of Italy, Bologna is also well-established business and trade fair hub, easily accessible through its intercontinental airport, just 7km from the city, which connects Bologna with 100 world cities.
The tradition of hospitality is confirmed by historical and modern hotels which can accommodate up to 13.000 guests in a very short area and conference halls seating up to 6.000 people.
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.
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.