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15th of February 2019

UIA will be hosting a panel discussion at the World Resources forum titled: There is no such thing as waste - true or false?


5th of February 2019
The UIA Yearbook of International Organizations Online has been selected by Choice Reviews for its 2018 list of Outstanding Academic Titles for its scholastic excellence.

5th of February 2019
We were saddened to hear of the passing of Bernard Lietaer yesterday.
Lietaer was internationally known for his promotion of alternative currencies, the topic of his book The Future of Money.
He was also recognized for his work at the Center for Sustainable Resources in Berkeley.
We are grateful for the support he gave UIA as an Active Member since 2005.
We will miss him.
17th of January 2019

Client Services at Business Events Toronto 360° Service to organizations from around the world meeting in Canada’s Downtown. It offers tools, resources and connections, all highly valuable assets for clients hosting their meetings in Toronto.

7th of November 2018

The Moravia Convention Bureau (MCB) provides organisers assistance and independent complex information for planning and holding congresses, conferences, business meetings and incentive events in Southern Moravia and in the City of Brno.

23rd of October 2018
The FAIB has an opportunity for a part-time communication-administrative assistant starting in January 2019.
Responses are to be sent before 10 November 2018.
For further contact information: https://faib.org/job-platform/vacancies/
10th of September 2018

Suzhou International Expo Centre is a large exhibition complex, including exhibition and conference faclities, accommodation and catering, cultural and arts, business travel and other services.

6th of June 2018

Dhahran Expo is considered as one of the largest exhibition companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Since its foundation in 1985, the company established its position as owner of one of the most prestigious exhibition complexes in the area and a leading organizer of exhibitions.

28th of May 2018

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28th of January 2021
Leading congress organisers to meet in Hamburg in 2022. Hamburg has successfully pitched for the Associations & Conference Forum (AC Forum), the Annual Meeting and General Assembly of Europe’s powerful networking platform for associations, where a number of leading European congress organisers come together e.g. from science associations, medical congresses and major business association
22nd of January 2021
Franco Viviani is an anthropologist at the University of Padua (Italy). In his former role as President of ICPAFR (International Council for Physical Activity and Fitness Research) he co-organized several symposia worldwide. His main research topics are related to the body and the self-referent thought.

21st of January 2021

When the time is right, the Finnish business events industry will make sure that meeting planners and congress guests who come to Finland can enjoy their trip safely. Business events suppliers in Finland monitor and follow the advice of authorities regarding the corona virus situation and work together around health safety to ensure the safety of the facilities and services.

22nd of December 2020

Despite being forced on-line due to covid-19, the IEEE 22nd International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing was a success, according to General Chair of the event, professor Atanas Gotchev of Tampere University. With an anticipated attendance of 150 delegates, the on-line event attracted an impressive 680 registered participants. 

So what did the organisers do right to reach this success?

22nd of December 2020

Energy is vital to the functioning of our societies. We need solutions that make it possible to combine sound economic growth with little environmental impact and customer convenience. District Energy is the key to sustainability. Its infrastructure enables significant carbon footprint reductions by allowing cities to harvest the potential of renewable energies and surplus heat that would otherwise go to waste!

22nd of December 2020

40th Euroheat & Power Congress is hybrid – we meet online and onsite!

15th of December 2020

The Prepared, Hybrid MICE City of Busan

 

7th of December 2020
Eco-friendly City of Busan Builds 'Sustainability'  
30th of November 2020

The city of Hamburg has been named as “Germany’s strongest city brand”. Hamburg claimed the top spot in a number of categories: attractiveness, future development, city break destination, likeability, uniqueness and standard of living. Discover the city, its meeting and event facilities and innovative economic clusters at IBTM World Virtual, taking place 8 – 10 December 2020.

27th of November 2020
Our world is rapidly changing and we have to adapt and move with these changes as they happen. The events industry is also finding itself in a rapid transformation. One of the key questions is 'how can we plan for, and organise events with the current uncertainty of being able to get our audience together in a physical location?' During the 1st Rotterdam Experiment we will discover the exciting possibilities mixed reality offers the events industry in a living experiment connecting the virtual & live sphere to each other.

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