Hot News from Meeting Prague
Saving Lives in Prague
Prague welcomed more than 2,500 specialists from 79 countries worldwide working in the field of emergency medicine for the 13th Congress of the European Society for Emergency Medicine (EUSEM). Congress took place in the Prague Congress Centre from 12th to 16th October, 2019.
“Fly Plastic Free!” Prague Airport to Restrict Single-Use Plastics
Prague Airport is launching a programme called Fly Plastic Free, which aims to restrict the consumption of single-use plastics within the airport. The programme wants to motivate passengers to use these kinds of plastics as little as possible or, ideally, not at all. Prague Airport will gradually reduce its own consumption of plastic packaging and is involving its business partners in the initiative.
Startup World Cup & Summit 2019
The first ever European final of the Startup World Cup 2019 took place in the Prague Congress Centre for more than 1500 visitors as a part of the Startup World Cup & Summit Conference.
Why and How to Involve Patients in Scientific Congresses
AIM Group International publishes a new White Paper by Francesca Manzani, head of the Florence Office of AIM Group. The paper provides perspectives on why you should consider the integration of patients in your next congress and how to do it with success.
Prague Airport will Offer Direct Connections to 121 Destinations as Part of Winter’s Flight Schedule
As of Sunday, 27 October 2019, the winter flight schedule becomes effective. It will provide direct flights from Václav Havel Airport Prague to 121 destinations in 46 countries, to six more destinations than over the same period last year.
We Organized a Press Trip for Nine European MICE Journalists
Prague Convention Bureau together with its partners and members again organized a press trip for European journalists from magazines focusing on meeting industry. In the end of October, Prague welcomed nine journalists from various MICE media. Autumn press trip involved especially newly renovated or opened venues.
In Summer, Prague Airport Handled 6% More Passengers Than Last Year
Prague Airport experienced a 6% increase in the number of passengers handled during the peak summer season, that is, from July to September. In absolute terms, a total of 5,812,597 passengers passed through the gates of Václav Havel Airport Prague.
Prague Convention Bureau and Partners Invite Corporate Buyers to a Fam Trip and Workshop in February 2020
Prague Convention Bureau together with partners organize a corporate fam trip and workshop, that will be held in Prague from February 2 to February 4, 2020. During the two-day joint event, 50 European buyers will get familiar with Prague MICE offer and key local suppliers.
We Organized Education Seminar for New Congress Ambassadors of the Czech Academy of Sciences
Prague Convention Bureau held one of its seminars for new congress ambassadors. The seminar on “How to run a candidacy for international expert congresses” was held on 9th October at the Czech Academy of Sciences in Prague.