How can you, as a conference organiser, help your sponsor to get as much return as possible on his investment? Conference Holland gives nine tips for a successful conference for the organiser, the participants and the sponsor.
A good meeting designer goes through the entire process of an event, just as its target groups also do, contends Experience Architect, Greg Bogue. Essential for the success of the meeting is that, occasionally, you interrupt the ordinary.
Music is an essential component in any serious conference programme. Scientific research has shown that music activates certain areas of the brain and provides a feeling of fellowship.
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Leiden will be the European City of Science in 2022. The ESOF Supervisory Board of EuroScience has awarded the organisation of the EuroScience Open Forum to the two cities of Trieste and Leiden. ESOF 2020
The IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games will take place in Maastricht from 14-17 August 2018. It is the first time that this annual conference, organized since 2005, will be held in the Netherlands.
The MeetBrabant label used by Convention Bureau Brabant (CBB) will be transferred to VisitBrabant on 1 January 2018. The two parties signed an agreement for the transfer on 28 June. All future MeetBrabant activities will,
At a festive "Ground-breaking Event" in Amsterdam, the foundation stone was symbolically handed over for the new Maritim Hotel Amsterdam. The kick-off for the project was initiated by the investor group, Investor United Benefits and
ERA-EDTA has signed a three-year contract with ACS audiovisual solutions. This means that ACS will be providing the audiovisual equipment for the association's annual congresses in 2017, 2018 and 2019, and also be responsible for
Clubspoken, the first agency for spoken word artists and storytellers in the Netherlands, was launched on 15 June. The agency will serve as a platform for bookers and events agencies, enabling them to find spoken
Because of her father’s job, she relocated to new countries every two years. Friendship brought her to Amsterdam, where she got a temporary job in the ESOMAR events team. There, she realised that she could live in one place and have a job which would enable her to see the world. Now, 19 years later, Rhiannon Bryant is the Senior Manager of the global event team of ESOMAR.
No frills, but technically perfect and with a high standard of service. Under this motto, Congress Manager Patricia de Bont has been organising the annual congress of the European Association of Urology for the past seventeen years.
Iris Allebrandi, with an eye for detail and a practical perspective, is working on developing and streamlining the organisation of the congresses and meetings organised by the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology. It is the logical next step from professionalising the ECNP Office’s Congresses & Meetings department, which she provided the groundwork for nine years ago, as a former PCO.