Inaugural Winners of Incredible Impacts Grants Announced

In its inaugural year, the Incredible Impacts Programme, collaboratively supported by ICCA and BestCities Global Alliance, has selected three winning associations as leading examples of excellence within the meeting industry. The 2017 winners were announced at the ICCA Congress in Prague, Czech Republic.

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Kenes Group and BestCities Global Alliance ready to open doors with their first original event

Final preparations are underway as BestCities Global Alliance, visitBerlin – one of the Alliance’s partner destinations – and leading Professional Conference Organiser, Kenes Group, get ready to welcome delegates to their inaugural original event in Berlin.

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Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne Convention Bureau has been elected as AACB new President

Congratulations to Karen Bolinger, CEO of the Melbourne Convention Bureau who is Past Chair and a Member of the Executive Committee of BestCities Global Alliance for her appointment as the new President of the Association of Australian Convention Bureaux (AACB). The election was held at the AACB Annual General Meeting and announced at the opening […]

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Update from Houston on Hurricane Harvey

An official communication on the state of the meetings infrastructure in Houston.

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GainingEdge adds Lesley Williams to its BestCities management team

GainingEdge, as the professional management company of BestCities Global Alliance, is pleased to announce Lesley Williams as the latest member of its team supporting the alliance of 12 convention bureaus.

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BestCities Global Alliance Focus Efforts on International Knowledge Exchange

BestCities Global Alliance remains a step ahead when it comes to advancing the cause of associations through conference and events. With a reputation as the leading convention bureau alliance in the world, BestCities is focused on sharing valuable industry knowledge and best practice with stakeholders across the globe. Most recently, our team was asked to share their insights at the Conference and Incentive Travel Industry Fair in Hangzhou, China.

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Join us at IMEX America 2017

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October 10-12, 2017 · Las Vegas

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BestCities unveil ambitious plans for 2017 Tokyo Global Forum

BestCities Global Alliance is set to champion inclusivity and multi-culturalism within the business tourism industry in 2017 and beyond, following the announcement Building Global Connections Across Cultures will be the core theme underlying this year’s BestCities Global Forum, taking place in Tokyo 4-7 December 2017.

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