Category: MICE Industry News

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau names Heather Miller new Midwest Regional Sales Executive

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau names Heather Miller new Midwest Regional Sales Executive

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 24, 2019 14:15 0

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) continues to strengthen its group and convention sales department with the appointment of Heather Miller as ... Read More

Meetings Industry: Who’s the best?

Meetings Industry: Who’s the best?

editor editor- June 22, 2019 01:49 0

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) has announced the shortlist for its miaList 2019. The miaList 2019 will feature 10 names alongside dedicated “Leadership” and “Rising ... Read More

Great Wall-2019 International Forum on Counter-Terrorism concludes in Beijing

Great Wall-2019 International Forum on Counter-Terrorism concludes in Beijing

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 21, 2019 18:46 0

An international counter-terrorism forum hosted by China's armed police force concluded in Beijing Friday. Themed "special force sniping," the four-day event, "Great Wall-2019 International Forum ... Read More

Airbus steals Le Bourget show with 595 orders vs. Boeing’s 234

Airbus steals Le Bourget show with 595 orders vs. Boeing’s 234

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 21, 2019 16:45 0

Airbus easily outpaced US rival Boeing with the number of orders for its aircraft, as it dominated Le Bourget airfield on the final day of ... Read More

Shanghai’s exhibition economy soars 90 percent over last decade

Shanghai’s exhibition economy soars 90 percent over last decade

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 21, 2019 02:10 0

Shanghai's MICE economy is developing at a fast pace, with more than 1,000 exhibitions held last year, up 90 percent over the last decade. According ... Read More

China’s Guangdong hosts Drone World Congress 2019

China’s Guangdong hosts Drone World Congress 2019

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 21, 2019 01:46 0

The Drone World Congress 2019 and the 4th Shenzhen International UAV Expo opened on Thursday in Guangdong - a coastal province of southeast China, that ... Read More

Abu Dhabi concludes its North American Tourism Roadshow

Abu Dhabi concludes its North American Tourism Roadshow

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 20, 2019 18:10 0

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has concluded its North American Roadshow this week, during which it engaged with ... Read More

IMEX America: Smart Monday kicks off with Ted Talk speaker

IMEX America: Smart Monday kicks off with Ted Talk speaker

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 20, 2019 15:32 0

IMEX America, the largest meetings industry trade show in the U.S., will be bigger than ever, September 10 - 12 at the Sands Expo and ... Read More

Abu Dhabi hosts Hotel General Managers for Industry Development Meeting

Abu Dhabi hosts Hotel General Managers for Industry Development Meeting

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 19, 2019 16:14 0

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) has held the regular Industry Development Meeting (IDM) with its hotel partners to ... Read More

Trump said ‘rebrand’ 737 MAX, and ‘open-minded’ Boeing might just do that

Trump said ‘rebrand’ 737 MAX, and ‘open-minded’ Boeing might just do that

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 23:50 0

The Boeing Company’s CFO, Greg Smith, has revealed on the sidelines of the Paris Air Show the possibility of a name change for the troubled ... Read More

PROUD Experiences returns to New York City

PROUD Experiences returns to New York City

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 22:35 0

PROUD Experiences will return to New York City for the second consecutive year in 2020. The announcement was made at today’s Opening Gathering of PROUD ... Read More

Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM

Bahamian Vincent Vanderpool-Wallace shines at 2019 Caribavia on SXM

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 19:16 0

Journalists, pilots, and movers and shakers of the travel industry gathered to brainstorm at the Caribbean Aviation Meetup on St. Maarten/St. Martin, June 11-13. They ... Read More

Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars

Lufthansa Group airlines win four Airline Oscars

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 18:20 0

Lufthansa was chosen as “Best Airline in Europe” and “Best Western European Airline” for the third straight year. The award was presented this year at ... Read More

UNWTO: Tourism is a global force for growth and development

UNWTO: Tourism is a global force for growth and development

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 17:15 0

The World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) has met in Baku, Azerbaijan, for the 110th Session of its Executive Council (16-18 June). At the meeting, Member States ... Read More

International Airlines Group backs A321XLR with an order for 14 jets

International Airlines Group backs A321XLR with an order for 14 jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 16:33 0

International Airlines Group (IAG) has selected the A321XLR to expand its fleet of highly efficient single aisles with a firm order for 14 aircraft. Of ... Read More

Delta Air Lines orders five additional Airbus A220 aircraft

Delta Air Lines orders five additional Airbus A220 aircraft

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:46 0

Delta Air Lines has ordered five additional A220-100 aircraft, bringing to 95 the total number of orders placed, including both the A220-100s and A220-300s. The ... Read More

Atlantic Airways orders two A320neo jets

Atlantic Airways orders two A320neo jets

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:35 0

Atlantic Airways, the Faroe Islands flag carrier, has signed a Purchase Agreement with Airbus for two A320neo aircraft, becoming the latest A320neo customer. The engine ... Read More

ZERO! Not a single new Boeing order announced on day one of Paris Air Show

ZERO! Not a single new Boeing order announced on day one of Paris Air Show

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 18, 2019 15:21 0

European aerospace giant Airbus recorded over 100 orders for its aircraft, as the Paris Air Show kicked off on Monday at Le Bourget. According to ... Read More

US Federal Aviation Administration announces new supersonic rulemaking

US Federal Aviation Administration announces new supersonic rulemaking

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 22:13 0

Today in remarks at an Innovation Panel before Paris Air Show attendees, FAA Acting Administrator Dan Elwell said the U.S. will ensure and enable safer ... Read More

Nepal promoted as a “Fountain of Buddhism” in Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand

Nepal promoted as a “Fountain of Buddhism” in Vietnam, Cambodia and Thailand

editor editor- June 17, 2019 21:11 0

Nepal Tourism Board (NTB), in coordination with Society of Travel and Tour Operators Nepal (SOTTO-Nepal), organized Nepal Sales Missions in Hanoi, Phnom Penh and Bangkok, ... Read More

GE Capital Aviation Services orders 10 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters

GE Capital Aviation Services orders 10 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighters

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 19:58 0

GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS) exercised 10 purchase rights to firm orders and added 15 more purchase rights for the 737-800 Boeing Converted Freighter (BCF) ... Read More

Russia returns to Paris Air Show first time since 2014

Russia returns to Paris Air Show first time since 2014

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 18:19 0

Russia’s aircraft manufacturers are taking part in the 2019 Paris Air Show which kicked off on Monday at Le Bourget airport. Russia has not participated ... Read More

Dubai will hosts first edition of “Restaurants, Cafés & Lounges” in October

Dubai will hosts first edition of “Restaurants, Cafés & Lounges” in October

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 17:55 0

The first edition of “Restaurants Cafés & Lounges” Conference and Exhibition will be held on the 7th & 8th of October 2019, at Roda Al ... Read More

eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX showcases Brussels’ chefs at its eighth festival

eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX showcases Brussels’ chefs at its eighth festival

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 17, 2019 16:01 0

On 5, 6, 7 and 8 September 2019, the eat! BRUSSELS, drink! BORDEAUX festival will once again take over Brussels Park. More than 30 of ... Read More

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau appoints Kara Franker, Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 19:55 0

The Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) has announced the appointment of Kara Franker as Senior Vice President of Marketing & Communications, effective ... Read More

Bartlett to Attend 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization Executive Council Meeting

Bartlett to Attend 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization Executive Council Meeting

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019 19:05 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett is set to participate in the 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive Council Meeting, during the period ... Read More

African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

African Tourism Board and Africa Tourism Association join forces to support World to Africa’ Tourism Conference in Johannesburg

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019 22:24 0

New York-based African Tourism Association is getting ready for their World to Africa’ Tourism Conference. The event in Johannesburg is organized in partnership with South ... Read More

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to host a series of B2B marketing events for exhibitors

OTDYKH International Russian Travel Market to host a series of B2B marketing events for exhibitors

editor editor- June 13, 2019 21:45 0

Organizers of the OTDYKH Leisure Trade Fair are offering a range of unmissable B2B marketing events for exhibitors to partake in at the OTDYKH 2019 ... Read More

Les Escapades Seychelles 2019, another Successful Edition for the Destination

Les Escapades Seychelles 2019, another Successful Edition for the Destination

editor editor- June 13, 2019 21:38 0

Held from June 4, 2019 to June 6, 2019, the 16th Edition of the annual Roadshow - Escapades Seychelles received a notable success in the ... Read More

Four countries, 4 days, 1 destination: Seychelles Eastern European Roadshow 2019

Four countries, 4 days, 1 destination: Seychelles Eastern European Roadshow 2019

editor editor- June 13, 2019 21:25 0

On May 27, 2019, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) set off for its annual Seychelles Dedicated Roadshow in Central and Eastern Europe. The event lasted ... Read More

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