ICCA partners with Explori to enhance event experience and education


12 July 2021: International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) has established a research partnership with Explori, a full-service research agency and trusted platform for event experience insights. With this partnership, ICCA will ensure that members and associations continue to benefit from exceptional educational content and world class events. “We are always striving to deliver engaging…


Valencia Conference Centre celebrates its 23rd anniversary and resumes its international activities


10 July 2021: The municipally-owned venue has suffered over the past year as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, but has continued to make progress in implementing the Sustainable Development Goals and it is working to certify the venue as being carbon neutral. The building reopened its doors exactly one year ago, hosting on-site and…


Deal activity in the travel & tourism sector increased by 39.6% during June 2021


10 July 2021: A total of 74 deals (comprising mergers & acquisitions, private equity, and venture financing deals) were announced in the global travel and tourism sector during June, which is an increase of 39.6% over 53 deals announced in May, according to GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. Aurojyoti Bose, Lead Analyst at…


HANNOVER MESSE 2022 will run 25-29 April as a physical fair


10 July 2021: “The past few months have shown that digital formats cannot replace a real trade fair,” said Dr. Jochen Köckler, CEO of Deutsche Messe AG. “In April 2022, a full Hannover Exhibition Center will spotlight innovations and foster face-to-face contact. Visitors from all over the world will find new solutions suppliers for the…