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Convention Services Manager
The new one-million-square-foot Cleveland Convention Center and Global Center for Health Innovation encompasses a total 319,000 square feet of event space including a 230,000 square-foot exhibit hall floor capable of holding 1,000 tradeshow booths. The state-of-the-art facility is located in the heart of downtown and within walking distance of more than 10 hotels, entertainment districts, sports venues and lakefront attractions.
Mike Burns, CMP
The Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (DTCM) is the principal authority for the planning, supervision, development and marketing of tourism in Dubai. They also market and promote the emirate’s commerce sector, and are responsible for the licensing and classification of all tourism services, including hotels establishments, tour operators, travel agents, and all other tourism services. DTCM is committed to strengthening the Dubai economy through attracting tourists, inward investment into the emirate and delivering Dubai’s tourism vision for 2020, which includes welcoming 20 million visitors per year by 2020. They have played a pivotal role in Dubai’s rise to prominence as one of the world’s leading tourism destinations, welcoming more than 10 million visitors in 2012 and 11 million in 2013. In addition to its headquarters in Dubai, DTCM operates 20 offices worldwide.
Our vision: Dubai will be the leading destination for global travel, business and events by 2020. Our mission: Strengthen the Dubai economy by attracting tourists and inward investment into the emirate.
Steen Jakobsen [+971] 600 55 5559
Lily E. Etemadi, CTC, TMP 850.205.3856
GES is a full-service provider to exhibition organizers and associations offering a wide-range of services, including official show services, audio visual, technology, creative design, strategy, and event accommodations – all with an unrivaled global reach – and is a proud sponsor of Hospitality Helping Hands and the Founding Sponsor of Party With A Purpose.
The IMEX Group runs the largest worldwide tradeshows for the meetings, events and incentive travel industry – IMEX in Frankfurt, Germany and IMEX America in Las Vegas, Nevada. Run by meeting professionals for meeting professionals, IMEX shows buzz with activity as global decision makers meet with thousands of suppliers for 3 days of great business and education. Offering large-scale hosted buyer programs, IMEX shows are also defined by industry wide collaboration and partnerships and offer hundreds of free educational sessions and co-located events. The meetings industry doesn’t stay still and neither does the IMEX Group. IMEX in Frankfurt and IMEX America constantly evolve; innovative and fast-paced, they are the place for inspiring new ideas, networking with the industry’s best and getting new perspectives on the latest thinking.
New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Orange County Convention Center
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With engaging cultural attractions and museums, exciting outdoor recreation or fine dining, Seattle is the perfect lure you need to attract and dazzle attendees before, during and after a conference or event. The Washington State Convention Center exceeds expectations for events of any size with more than 414,000-plus square feet of function space — including The Conference Center’s 71,000 square feet. Two flexible facilities accommodate banquets for thousands or intimate breakouts for 10. With superb hotel spaces and other uniquely Seattle venues nearby, the only limit to planning an event is imagination.
A group of the Singapore Tourism Board (STB), the Singapore Exhibition & Convention Bureau™ (SECB) has a mission to champion business travel and business events. As enablers for industry growth and a key driver of the tourism sector, we aim to establish Singapore as a dynamic business events destination where an ecosystem of ideas, people, and technology draws on vibrant knowledge and wide networks to tailor success for you.
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