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18th of January 2021

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15th of January 2021
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5th of January 2021

The UIA welcomes its newest Associate Member, Wesgro.

16th of December 2020

Boardroom and UIA have entered a unique partnership designed to bring high-quality knowledge to association professionals. The partnership will take the combined form of content delivery and promotional activities.


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15th of December 2020
This year marks 60 years since the adoption by UNESCO’s General Conference of the Convention against Discrimination in Education: the first and only legally binding international treaty exclusively dedicated to the right to education.
15th of December 2020
The OECD is reaching its 60th Anniversary in a unique and challenging context. As the world confronts the worst health, economic and social crisis since the 1930s, the OECD is once again rising to the challenge to support its Member countries and the global community in their response to the crisis and their efforts to foster a strong, resilient, inclusive and sustainable recovery.

Through its standards, data, analysis and
15th of December 2020
NGO UNESCO Liaison COMMITTEE / Comite de liaison ONG UNESCO

International Conference of Non-Governmental Organizations

16 - 18 December 2020 Envisioning a better and sustainable future
A new paradigm for civil society.
14th of December 2020
practical questions about organizing a meeting? VAT? Insurance? Legal matters? check out this FAQ guide from visit.brussels
11th of December 2020
FAIB WEBINAR
on Thursday 17 December 2020 from 13h00 to 14h30 (CET)

Topic: There were significant developments for non-profit associations during 2020 and we expect to see at least as much action in 2021.

During this annual lunch-debate (replaced by a webinar this year), various
2nd of November 2020

French / English

Lancement de Citoyens UNESCO pour la planète / Launch of UNESCO Green Citizens

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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 goes 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.
26th of November 2020

In response to the prolonged COVID-19 situation, Korea MICE Bureau, under the Korea Tourism Organization (KTO), released an updated COVID-19 support program for International Conventions to provide extra assistance to groups affected by the pandemic.

11th of November 2020
Finland is seen as a sustainable and reliable destination, where everything is sure to work without a hitch - for conference organizers and expats alike. 

Finland ranks #1 in the Sustainable Expat Living Report

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