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MEETING OF CEFA EXPERTS ON DIGITILIZATION IN EXHIBITION INDUSTRY

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7th Meeting of CEFA experts entitled “Online shop – online reservation systems – database management: How to handle it?” was held at Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre from 20th – 21st November 2014.   How can our actions adequately confront the enormous challenge posed by the integration of the online and offline world? Is there …

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SLOVENIAN CONVENTION BUREAU NEWS

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH TATJANA RADOVIČ, Head od Ljubljana Tourism / Convention bureau

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SUCCESS CAN BE REAPED THROUGH REGIONAL COOPETITION AND COLLABORATON INITIATIVES The new strategic document valid for 2014-2020 defines the meetings industry as one of the three main tourism product segments. Q: What can Ljubljana offer to Meeting Planners that other destinations can’t? That’s a hard one to start with. Keep in mind that within a …

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ANOC GENERAL ASSEMBLY, BANGKOK 2014

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The government of Thailand was responsible for the organisation of the ANOC General Assembly, that it took place in Bangkok this year from the 5th until the 8th of November 2014. The Association of National Olympic Committees met and held its General Assembly this year in Thailand and was very welcomed by the locals where …

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AMFORA HVAR GRAND BEACH RESORT, Croatia

FLASH: AMFORA GRAND BEACH RESORT, Hvar, Croatia

A HOTSPOT FOR MEETINGS ON A GREAT ISLAND LOCATION When the company Sunačni Hvar was created a few years ago, the quality of services and the structure of guests on the island of Hvar was fundamentally changed. Despite the recent difficulties of the owners the company continues to operate solidly, with the renovated Amfora hotel …

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DUBAI WINS PRESTIGIOUS SITE CRYSTAL AWARD

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Earlier this week Dubai’s world class event infrastructure was internationally recognized with the prestigious Crystal Award, the highest award in the incentive travel industry, at the SITE Global Conference held in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The prestigious award for best ‘Distinctive Destination – Best Destination Based Experiential Incentive Travel Program’ was awarded for Dubai’s excellence in …

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VIENNA NEWS

VIENNA CONVENTION BUREAU RETURNS TO ICCA BOARD OF DIRECTORS

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Ulrike von Arnold, Deputy Director of the Vienna Tourist Board’s Vienna Convention Bureau (VCB), has been appointed 2nd Vice President of the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) with immediate effect. This makes the VCB the first member in the association’s history to date to be given the opportunity of serving on the Board of …

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EIBTM NEWS

EUROPEAN MEETINGS & EVENTS INDUSTRY “DOING MORE WITH LESS” IN 2015

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Meeting activity reflective of economic performance of individual European countries According to the American Express Meetings & Events 2015 Global Meetings Forecast (“the Forecast”), European meeting planners will need to focus on “doing more with less” in the year ahead and budgets are reflective of this.  In addition, meetings activity predictions from European survey respondents …

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TÜSKECSARNOK OPENING IN 2015

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The Tüskecsarnok will be Budapest’s brand new sports hall in 2015. Along the many sport events it will be accessible for conferences and events as well. The main building will besuitable for 4000 spectators while the 4 gym courts can hold 500 people each, in theatre style. The building has a perfect location on the Buda side of the city right behind …

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EIBTM NEWS

THEATRE OF MEETINGS (tom)

No meeting, conference or event is the same; each one requires a fresh approach, a new ‘eye’.  In a 30 minute seminar Simon Greenbury, meetings marketing consultant and Paul Cook from Planet Planit will introduce EIBTM delegates to a new way of approaching an event seen through a theatrical perspective and the eyes of a …

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SLOVENIAN CONVENTION BUREAU NEWS

NEW PROMOTIONAL VIDEO OF CANKARJEV DOM, CULTURAL AND CONGRESS CENTRE LJUBLJANA

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Cankarjev dom believes that cultural, artistic and scientific creativity meets the basic condition for attaining spiritual freedom and richer spiritual lives of people and social development.The new video shows a number of good qualities which CD offers Cankarjev dom is located in the centre of Ljubljana in immediate vicinity of the city sights and parking …

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