Hot News from Meeting Prague
Prague Congress Centre in Profit in 2018!
Prague Congress Centre (PCC) achieved a profit of CZK 33 million in 2018, with a total company turnover of CZK 486 million. During the year, the modernization of the technical equipment of the centre continued, and 86 hotel rooms of the Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre were modernized. Further development of the company counts with the construction of the New Hall in the coming years.
Czech Hotel Awards: InterContinental Prague Awarded Hotel of the Year for Congresses
372 rooms and suites, a newly renovated fitness center, 14 congress rooms and a famous Zlata Praha rooftop restaurant on the 9th floor. These are also the reasons, why InterContinental Prague was awarded Hotel of the Year 2019 by Czech Hotel Awards in the category Congress. Cvent also ranked it among the 25 best congress hotels in Europe.
Sustainable Activities to Mark International Children’s Day at Vienna House
International Children's Day on 1 June was once again celebrated at Vienna House hotels with a wide range of activities for children staying at the hotel as well as local children.
First Annual Meeting of SIOPE 2019 Successfully Behind Us
Last week, a five-day meeting of European Pediatric Oncology (SIOPE) took place in the Prague Congress Center. With over 1400 delegates participating, this is the second largest event in 2019 for C-IN.
A Gathering of Experts on the Treatment of Child Burns Attracted Significant Guests from Around the World
For the first time in the history of the Burn Medicine Clinic (KPM FNKV), an International event focused on the treatment of burns, specifically of children, took place in Prague. The Prague Crossroads area, where the event took place from May 21 - May 24, 2019, symbolized not only the historical and cultural center of the capital, but also the place where the paths of education and progress cross.
Hilton Prague Named #1 for Meetings and Events in Europe by cvent
Hilton Prague was named the best from top hotels for meetings and events in Europe by industry-leading event management technology company, Cvent, Inc. It is the second year in a row Hilton Prague is being recognized as No.1 amongst Top 50 meeting hotels in Europe. The annual list was compiled by analyzing MICE booking activity through its Cvent Supplier Network, which sourced more than $16 billion and more than 42 million room nights in 2018.
Prague Will Become the Center of Emergency Medicine in October
Prague will welcome 2,000 specialists from around the world working in the field of emergency medicine in the middle of October. From 12 to 16 October, the 13th Congress of the European Society for Emergency Medicine (EuSEM) will take place in the Prague Congress Center. International Emergency Medicine Day – 27 May – addresses the topics of this field of medicine.
Prague Hosted Pre-IMEX Fam Trip for Mexican Buyers
Prague Convention Bureau together with the CzechTourism agency representation in Mexico organized a fam trip for representatives of eight agencies from Mexico on 15-20 May. The group was also accompanied by a representative of Latin American MICE magazine, a Mexican representative of the international hotel chain and a representative of the South American branch of CzechTourism.
Celebrating RunCzech 25th Anniversary and Hilton Worldwide 100th Anniversary
100 years ago, Conrad Hilton bought his first hotel, the Mobley Hotel in Texas. Today, Hilton Worldwide operates 5 700 hotels in 113 countries around the world. 25 years ago, Carlo Capalbo founded Prague International Marathon, today´s RunCzech. 958 runners participated in the first race and more than 1 100 000 runners have been running with RunCzech since 1995. Hilton Hotels in Prague are the official RunCzech hospitality partner for over 20 years.