Hot News from Meeting Prague
PCB Organized Networking Meetings of Congress Ambassadors
Prague Convention Bureau organized two networking meetings within the Ambassador Program on Wednesday 7th December in the historical premises of Karolinum in Prague. Educational seminar “Why and how to bid for an international congress or conference in Prague” was followed by an informal Advent meeting of congress ambassadors and partners of the Prague Convention Bureau’s Ambassador Program. The educational seminar was led by an experienced congress ambassador professor Tesař - Head of the Nephrology Clinic of the 1st Medical Faculty of the Charles University and the General University Hospital in Prague.
PCB Team Presented MICE Opportunities of Prague to ibtm world Fair Visitors
From 29th November to 1st December, ibtm world fair was held in Barcelona, Spain. Prague Convention Bureau team (Roman Muška, Tzveta Morawski Kambourova, Barbora Skálová and Hana Krejbichová) presented MICE opportunities of Prague to the visitors at seven destination presentations and one-to-one meetings with hosted buyers.
From Prague to Berlin 28 times a week
Starting end of March 2017, airberlin will offer four flights daily (28 per week) from Berlin-Tegel to Prague. In so doing the airline will double the frequency of its services compared to the previous summer from two to four flights per day.
Prague Will Host the Congress of Congresses
PCB team together with the Local Host Committee representatives from among the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA) members and supporters attended 55th ICCA Congress held in Kuching, Malaysia. Borneo Convention Centre Kuching hosted the event from 13th to 16th November, and it was also the place where Czech team took over the congress flag and organization of the 2017 Congress. Next year in November, MICE experts from all over the world will gather in Prague for 56th ICCA Congress.
New Direct Flights to Birmingham
Leading British leisure airline Jet2.com has today announced its expansion in the Czech Republic with the introduction of friendly low fares from Prague Airport to Birmingham, one of the UK’s biggest cities, and the business and leisure capital in the Midlands region.
Rapid progress in veterinary diagnostics is discussed in Prague
Hosted by the State Veterinary Institute in Jihlava, Czech Republic and organisationally secured by C-IN, the 4th Congress of the European Association of Veterinary Laboratory Diagnosticians (EAVLD 2016) takes place from the 6th until 9th of November, 2016 in the Clarion Congress Hotel Prague. EAVLD brings together professionals with the mission of improving veterinary and public health by providing a platform for communication among veterinary laboratory diagnosticians.
105 Direct Scheduled Connections from Václav Havel Airport Prague under Winter Schedule
On Sunday, 30 October 2016, the winter schedule came into effect at Václav Havel Airport Prague. 58 air carriers plan to operate at Václav Havel Airport Prague during the winter season: 53 carriers operating passenger routes and 5 cargo carriers. The new schedule features regular connections to 105 destinations in 39 countries worldwide. Compared to the same period last year, the number of direct scheduled passenger routes will be increased by four and passengers can look forward to flights to 11 new destinations.
646 Thousand More Passengers Pass through Gates of Václav Havel Airport Prague in First Nine Months of 2016 than in 2015
During the first nine months of 2016, Václav Havel Airport Prague handled a total of 9,885,237 passengers while during the same time of the previous year, the airport serviced almost 646 thousand fewer passengers.