Giant iTab to support Best of Events in Germany

Event Industry News

Giant iTab head to Germany next week to support the best of the international event tech industry, on Event Tech Lab’s International Tech Pavilion at the Best of Events exhibition. The ‘leading trade fair for experience marketing in Germany’ takes place in Dortmund each year and expects around 10,500 attendees over the two-day show (16 th & 17 th January 2019). Giant Smartphone supplier to Exhibit on Event Tech Lab’s International Tech Pavilion.

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Cultural Competency 101


Currently, the program covers 10 areas: Brazil, China, Germany, India, Japan, Mexico, Middle East, Russia, South Korea and United States, as well as the Jewish, LGBTQ and Native-American cultures. Culture Day trainees, Residence Inn by Marriott Sunny Isles Beach.

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Europe Faces Record-Breaking Heatwave


Geneva could reach temperatures of 98 degrees on Wednesday and Thursday, while national records for the hottest June are set to be broken in Germany, Austria and France. Photo by Pedro Kümmel on Unsplash. As we officially welcome summer, things are really heating up—especially in Europe.

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8 Destinations that Add Special Cheer to Winter Holiday Events

Smart Meetings

Boasting hundreds of stalls, and decorations that include one of the largest Christmas trees in Germany and fully lit ships in the harbor, the markets are packed with holiday spirit. When planning end-of-year meetings during the winter season, a few decorations can go a long way.

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Exciting Developments for Planners at 10 Top International Cities

Smart Meetings

Popular destinations throughout the world have been busy adding new properties and attractions—from a spectacular entertainment venue in Montreal to a stunning convention center in San Jose, Costa Rica—that have enhanced their offerings to meeting groups and tourists.

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9 Airports with Super-Fun Ways to Pass the Time


Destinations International activities airports america asia attractions bar beer brewery countries europe fun germany korea list oxygen San Francisco SFO slide special tokyo tour uniqueWaiting in an airport is almost always a drag. Meeting and event planners know this better than anyone.

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Cvent unveils list of Top 25 Meeting Destinations in Europe for 2019

Event Industry News

With the addition of Edinburgh this year, the UK and Germany are now tied with the most destinations featured on the list with four cities each.

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10 Massively Cool Exhibition Venues


Not surprisingly, the biggest dedicated exhibition venues are located in the biggest trading nations – Germany, China and the US. Trade shows are an important part of our industry. So which are the top 10 exhibition venues around the world?

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Crystal Interactive opens new European office in Düsseldorf

Event Industry News

Crystal Interactive , a leading audience engagement specialist based in the UK, has boosted its presence in Europe with the opening of a new office in Düsseldorf, Germany.

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#IMEX18 Frankfurt Wrap-Up: Changing the Way We Experience Meetings


Here are j ust a few things our team found most memorable during our time in Germany! It was another great year at IMEX Frankfurt! Thousands of meeting and event planners from over 150 countries came together last week to discuss issues facing the industry, as well as learn about the hottest technology trends. Event Technology featured

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Festival ATMs

Event Industry News

Contact Details: Festival ATMs 54290 Germany. +31 Whatever the circumstances, Festival ATMs is here to make sure cash liquidity is not your worry. Contact us today and see what we can do to help make your event wonderful, successful, and ultimately less stressful.

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Scotland aims to boost European events business with 500 meetings in one day

Event Industry News

Matching 24 of Scotland’s large and small suppliers of event services with the same number of event planners from the UK, France, Germany, Switzerland and Austria, “Meet in Scotland” will feature nearly […].

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The German Event Planners Association, VDVO, aims for international growth

Event Industry News

Irina Graf, the founder of The MICE Blog and Event Planners Talk, has taken up this position following a board meeting on 24 th May, 2018, in Berlin, Germany, and will act as a delegate of the board. Irina Graf founded her blog in 2011, as well as completing her events internship in Germany, while studying tourism in Switzerland. For Irina, this position is a natural fit, as she previously lived in Russia, Switzerland, Israel, the UK and Germany.

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Evolution Dome provides innovative venue for Climate Change Conference.

Event Industry News

Climate Action, organisers of the Sustainable Innovation Forum (SIF), the largest side event for business alongside the annual UN Climate Change negotiations, will be using Evolution Domes’ temporary structures for the first time this November in the city of Bonn, Germany.

Organising events in Dresden

Gallus Events

The German Convention Bureau would be delighted to hear from you if you are considering organising events in Germany. We loved our familiarisation trip to Dresden. It is a great city.

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Temporary event infrastructure for the ‘climate summit’ in Bonn

Event Industry News

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Central Hall Westminster provides backdrop for thrilling FIFA Interactive World Cup Final

Event Industry News

It was England V Germany when British gamer, Spencer Ealing, better known as Gorilla, beat German player Kai Wollin, otherwise known as DETO, in the […].

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German meetings & events sector continues to grow

Event Industry News

Petra Hedorfer, CEO of the GNTB and Chairwoman of the GCB Administrative Board, analyses the significance of business events for business trips to Germany, saying: “31% of promotable business trips, i.e. trips that are undertaken to attend different types of business events including incentive travel, can be attributed to meetings and conferences. million business trips undertaken to Germany from overseas. Germany again leading internationally.

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CWT Meetings & Events research: London to remain top EMEA destination for corporate meetings and events in 2019

Event Industry News

Berlin, Germany (8/3). Hamburg, Germany (-/-). Cologne, Germany (10/-). Frankfurt, Germany (-/7). The 2019 ranking shows four new entries: Vienna in Austria (6), Stockholm in Sweden (7), and Germany’s Hamburg (5) and Frankfurt (-/7), returning to the top ten ranking after dropping out in 2018.


Event Industry News

With a head office in The Netherlands and divisions in the UK, Belgium, Germany, France, Poland and Austria, Neptunus has a proven track record in the design, manufacture and delivery of all types of temporary buildings. […].

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The 2020 Tech Festivals You Need to Know About

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

wirefly is the first tech and arts festival of its kind in Germany. Location : Hamburg, Germany. Location : Hamburg, Germany. What’s better than getting together with a group of your peers to talk shop and make new connections? Doing it at a full-blown festival.

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3 of the Most Useful German Start Ups Event Organisers Should Know About

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

I recently had the fortune of winning a Women in Tech pass to Bits and Pretzels , a conference for founders held annually in Munich, Germany.

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Maritim Hotels expands UK sales team with new appointment

Event Industry News

With 33 locations across Germany as well as hotels in Mauritius, Egypt, Turkey, Malta and China, The Maritim Hotelgesellschaft is Germany’s largest owner-managed hotel group. Maritim Hotels has strengthened its UK sales force with the appointment of Michael Rogerson as account manager. . Michael joins the Maritim UK team with over 35 years of travel and hospitality experience, having worked in every aspect of the industry, from tour operator to global hotel sales.

4 Signs Your Experiential Marketing Lacks Purpose

Marketo Events

” The show looks at what life might have been like had Germany won World War II. From interactive philanthropic experiences to augmented reality, experiential marketing is on the rise, with more brands looking to create memorable experiences for consumers in order to drive sales.

University of Westminster event design lecture series is back

Event Industry News

The lectures and dates are: 7 th October: Colja Dams, Vok Dams, Germany – Agile Event Design. The varied programme curated by Dr James Morgan, Principal Lecture in Event Design and Technology invited experienced designers, innovators, production and technical directors from award winning innovative companies and institutions from Australia, Germany, Latvia and the UK to share their knowledge with both students and event professionals.

Facilitating connection

Conferences that Work

I was asked if I could help distant friends and students in the United States, New Zealand, and Germany to connect in some way with the ceremony. Last Saturday, the ashes of my wife’s beloved Tai Chi teacher were interred in our tiny town cemetery.

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Women's Empowerment Track Sends Strong Messages to All


Major events-industry show IMEX Frankfurt features education about creating female empowerment—with lessons aimed at men as well.

RS Components work with Event Marketing Solutions to launch German tour

Event Industry News

Following on from a highly successful tour of the UK, RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc (LSE: ECM), a global multi-channel provider of industrial and electronic products and solutions, is bringing together products from its world-leading technology partners with the launch of an extensive roadshow across Germany. James added: “EMS has provided RS Components with the perfect gateway to target markets across Germany.

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Event Tech Spotlight: Delight

Event Industry News

Delight has extensive experience in the show of the shadow theatre, and now has performances all over the world (Ukraine, Germany, China, Kuwait, France, Qatar, Portugal) and it is only the beginning of our creative take-off in a show of shadows.

Fun Facts From Fam Trips

Gallus Events

“Joining the Educational trips by GCB opens the door to explore amazing new and exciting destinations within Germany…well done!” After our familiarisation trip to Dresden and Leipzig we asked the other attendees what they thought of the trip?

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Organising events in Leipzig

Gallus Events

The German Convention Bureau would be delighted to hear from you if you are considering organising events in Germany. Leipzig is a wonderful city. It has so much history and culture and of course the city has an exceptionally impressive music heritage.

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Scaling new heights at work and play

Event Industry News

Looking ahead to what the rest of the year holds, the stand build team are preparing for a busy autumn season including travelling to Germany to take part in EASD.

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A Highway of Broken Dishes

PCMA Convene

With 34 hotels in Germany, and with all the events that we do and especially outside catering, you are bound to get chipped glasses, you are bound to get chipped crockery,” Spivey said. Mark Spivey.

‘Fed Up’

PCMA Convene

The inaugural Pink Hour at IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany, last week, celebrating women in the meetings and events industry. The results also were presented at IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany, last week; the IMEX Group partnered with tw to conduct the survey. “We

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Jack Morton creates immersive experience at CES for HERE Technologies

Event Industry News

Jens Mayer, Managing Director at Jack Morton Germany said: “HERE’s location intelligence is an unsung hero in shaping the way we move – from connected and autonomous cars to smart mobility.

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30 Berlin Event Venues That Your Attendees Will Love


Since that time, the city has become the capital and the largest metropolitan area in Germany. In this article, we'll look at the top event venues in Germany. Here's a fun fact for you: Zoo Berlin is Germany's oldest zoological garden. Ready to host a stellar event in Berlin?

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Meeting Room WIN!

Gallus Events

So when I had the chance to visit a few hotels in Germany I had that post in the back of my mind. A few months ago I posted a view from a hotel bedroom and compared it to the view from a main meeting room in the same hotel. The bedroom view was brilliant, the meeting room view was terrible.

How Not to Be That Person Who Wastes Attendee Time

Smart Meetings

Employees in the United Kingdom, Germany and France believe that out of the 187 hours they spend on average in meetings per year, 56 percent of that time is spent unproductively. Are your meetings making the most of you guests’ valuable time? A recent study says maybe not. That’s nearly 105 wasted hours. According to a Crowne Plaza Hotel and Resorts survey of 2,000 employees, some people will go to great lengths to avoid attending unproductive meetings.

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eCommerce Events 2019: 5 Top Options to Boost Business

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

First, to Germany. Location : Leipzig, Germany. Even glancing at them, the numbers associated with the ecommerce industry are truly astounding. eCommerce sales are expected to account for 13.7% of global retail sales this year. Furthermore, the industry is worth just short of $3.5

Association Meetings Up, Attendees Down


There were more international association meetings than ever last year, but on average the meetings had fewer participants, reports the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA).