Istanbul has been ranked 8th in the top 10 of ICCA Rankings, according to 2013 data. ICCA, the International Congress and Convention Association, announced 2013 Rankings for cities and countries. Istanbul uplifted its position within the Top 10 rankings.
After presentations from the three shortlisted destinations, Gdansk in Poland, the Czech Republic capital of Prague and Russian city St. Petersburg, ICCA President Arnaldo Nardone on behalf of the ICCA Board of Directors announced the winning destination at the ICCA Mid-Year meetings at IMEX.
On Wednesday 10 July ICCA will hold a two-hour hybrid workshop on bidding for association meetings. The workshop will be broadcast live from the ICCA Research, Sales & Marketing Programme (RSMP), taking place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, and will have a live link with the ICCA-Thailand Bid Workshop in Bangkok, Thailand. Meetings industry suppliers, associations and any other professionals interested in the bidding process are invited to join the live stream, the live chat and the Twitter chat to ask questions to the speakers and to share ideas and experiences with fellow online delegates from all over the world.
fter presentations from the two shortlisted destinations, Kuching in Sarawak, Malaysia, and the Czech Republic capital Prague, ICCA President Arnaldo Nardone on behalf of the ICCA Board of Directors today announced at the mid-year ICCA meeting held alongside IMEX, that the successful bidder for the 2016 ICCA Congress is Kuching, Malaysia.
ICCA launched its 50 years anniversary campaign at the closing session of the 51st ICCA Congress, which took place 20-24 October 2012 in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Francesca Manzani, Board Member of the International Congress & Convention Association ICCA, the main congress association at international lever representing the entire sector from PCO’s to convention centers, convention bureaux and airlines, welcomed in Italy the President of ICCA, Arnaldo Nardone from Uruguay and her ICCA Board Member colleagues coming from Denmark, South Africa, spain and the Netherlands.
EIBTM (www.eibtm.com) has partnered with the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) once again to deliver The Forum for Young Professionals (FYP), which will take place from 24th - 27th November in Barcelona.
China – IT&CM China 2012 keynote session, “China’s Century: Fulfilling its Destiny as a Mega Meetings Destination,” delivered by ICCA CEO Mr. Martin Sirk, enjoyed a huge turnout. Drawing on his 20 years of industry experience, Mr. Sirk spoke about the growing importance of international meetings in the world, and specifically in China.
Ambitious young professionals and newcomers to the global meetings industry are being offered valuable career development at the annual International Congress and Conventions Association’s (ICCA) Forum for Young Professionals, which takes place over two days prior to the Asia-Pacific Incentives & Meetings Expo (AIME) in Melbourne.
Prague was presented as a unique congress destination at the jubilee 50th Congress of ICCA in Leipzig, Germany, which is a prestigious meeting of the members of the international association ICCA (International Congress & Convention Association) regularly attended by 900 to 1000 professionals from more than 86 countries of the world.
Former ICCA CEO Tom Hulton received the Moises Shuster Award at last night’s gala dinner at ICCA’s 50th Congress in Leipzig, Germany.
14 companies and organisations from 12 countries on 5 continents successfully applied to join ICCA, the International Congress & Convention Association, during the last month, a record number for what has traditionally been a relatively quiet time of the year.