Hot News from Meeting Prague
Occidental Praha Hotel Extends Its Congress Offer
The hotel has increased the number of conference rooms from the original six to nine in December 2017 due to rising demand. You can also use 21 junior suites as a break out rooms.
Greatest Number of Flights from Václav Havel Airport Prague Head to London This Record Year
Václav Havel Airport Prague achieved a historic record of 15 million handled passengers. The greatest number of passengers, over 64 thousand, passed through airport gates on 23 June 2017. From the airport operations perspective, it was the busies day of the year. During this record year, Prague has been connected with 163 destinations, with Shanghai (8,528km) being the furthest place served by regular scheduled flights from Václav Havel Airport Prague and Munich (266km) being the closest. The Prague – London route has been the most frequented this year. Under the current winter schedule, there are up to 14 flights a day to London from the largest Czech airport with connections to all six London airports offered to passengers.
Start The New Year with New Cocktails at the Hard Rock Cafe Prague
Begin the new year with a visit of the Prague Hard Rock Cafe situated in the four-story V. J. Rott building, which features a beautifully decorated neo-Renaissance façade with colorful frescos and is listed in UNESCO. Currently, you can enjoy a limited edition of new drinks or attend some of the planned events.
Zdeněk Kovařík is the new director of the Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre
Zdeněk Kovařík has taken over the management of the Holiday Inn Prague Congress Centre since 1st December 2017. Mr. Kovařík has many years of experience in managing hotel teams not only from the Czech Republic but also from abroad. His last employer was the Orea Hotels, where he worked as a general manager of Orea Hotel Voroněž in Brno, Orea Hotel Pyramida in Prague and Orea Spa Hotel Palace Zvon in Mariánské Lázně.
Václav Havel Airport Prague Reached Historic Milestone when handled 15 Million Passengers
Close after midnight on 21st December, Prague Airport reached the 15 million serviced passengers milestone which is the greatest number in 80-year-long history. The largest airport in the Czech Republic has thus beat the year-old record from December 2016 when announced the 13 millionth serviced passenger. In terms of operations, all year has been a record year at Prague Airport.
AIM GROUP INTERNATIONAL AWARDED AS TOP “ALL-STAR” EVENT ORGANISER BY EVENTEX AWARDS
AIM Group International receives another important international recognition, the third in 2017 after BEA World Award and IAPCO Collaboration Award. Eventex Awards has just ranked AIM Group International among the top 20 event organisers and agencies from around the world in the Eventex All-Stars Index.
Prague Opened Its Stand for the ibtm world Trade Show Participants Again
Prague City Tourism, in cooperation with the Prague Convention Bureau, represented the meeting Prague at the ibtm world show once again. The show was held in Barcelona, Spain, from November 28 to 30.
Prague Airport Meets Its Five-Year Climate and Environmental Protection Goal
Prague Airport has managed to meet the goal of continuously reducing its carbon footprint with the target of getting 9% below the 2009 figures, which the airport set for itself in 2012. For its measurable results and attempts to engage airport business partners in joint efforts to lower the amount of greenhouse gasses generated by their operations, Prague Airport was awarded an Airport Carbon Accreditation Level 3 Certificate.
AIM Group International and SIAARTI awarded for the highly innovative SIAARTI Academy 2017
AIM Group International and SIAARTI (Italian Society of Anaesthesia, Analgesia, Resuscitation and Intensive Care) have recently received two international awards for the SIAARTI Academy 2017, the BEA World Awards Silver Elephant, in the Educational/Training Event category, and the Collaboration Award, one of the four Driving Excellence Awards of IAPCO (International Association of Professional Congress Organisers).