April15

We are 10 years old, and more active than ever

10th Assembly and Education Forum on the Algarve (15-18 April) Ten years ago, in the spring of 2005, a group of professionals from the MICE sector in Spain and Portugal got together in Lisbon to give an added boost to

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ICCA Top Leadership Meets in Madrid

Last week, the Board of Directors of the International Congress and Conventions Association (ICCA), chaired by the South African Nina Freysen-Pretorius and whose 1st Vice-president and Treasurer is Juan Jose Garcia (Barcelo Congresos), met in Madrid. Work sessions were held

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Centre Pompidou decides to settle in Malaga the first headquarters away from France

The Local Government Council has approved this morning an agreement between the Local Government of Malaga and the Centre Pompidou in Paris to settle in the building, known as “Cubo” (on the corner of the Quay 1 and 2 at

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The Barceló Sevilla Renacimiento Hotel promotes the use the “Green Transportation” in its events

The Andalusian capital is one of the best cities in the world to move by bike due to its pleasant weather and the landscape orography. The cycle paths in Seville boasts 140 km and is considered the best of Spain

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The Valencia Conference Centre generates an economic impact of €64 million to the city

Despite the difficult economic situation, the Valencia Conference Centre saw significant growth in the number of congresses hosted in 2014, rising to a total of 36, i.e. an 80% increase over the previous year. Another of the key factors in

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Leading distinguished with the Portuguese trade award in the category “Best PCO 2014”

The award ceremony took place on the opening day of the Portuguese Tourism Fair (BTL) on 25 February in the presence of the secretary of state for tourism and all major stake holders. Six PCO’s were nominated in this years’

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The CCIB wins bronze at the M&IT Awards

The Barcelona International Convention Centre has received the award for “Best Overseas Conference Centre” in recognition of its excellent facilities, the personnel training and the wide range of services on offer. Barcelona, 6 March 2015.- The Barcelona International Convention Centre

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Nearly 300 event organisers chose Madrid Destino venues in 2014

1,150,000 people attended the congresses, meetings, fairs and events held in the municipal venues rented out last year The municipal company manages 17 iconic venues, including cultural, business and sporting landmarks such as the Municipal Conference Centre, Caja Mágica, the

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