We regularly organize networking and educational events for meeting professionals and congress ambassadors. The list of current and past events can be found below, including detailed information and registration forms. It will be our pleasure to welcome you at some of our future events!
Two Familiarization Visits for Event Organizers and Journalists in One Week
Prague Convention Bureau welcomed two familiarization events from 21 to 28 November. The first one was a press trip for European journalists, which was attended by a total of 5 representatives of B2B media focusing on the meetings industry. The press trip took place from Monday 21 November to Wednesday 23 November, and on Wednesday it was followed by a fam trip organized in cooperation with the Czech Convention Bureau, the CzechTourism agency and its foreign representation in Brazil for a total of 8 buyers.
Autumn Focus: US Market
In the recent weeks, Prague Convention Bureau has been focused, among others, on the activities at the US market. We co-organized a roadshow in three American cities, we participated in the IMEX America trade show and joined the events held by Meeting Professionals International (MPI).
Pre-IMEX Fam Trip for Latin American Buyers Took Place in Prague
Prague Convention Bureau, together with the foreign representation of CzechTourism in Mexico and with the representatives of the World Meetings Forum, organized a fam trip in Prague. The fam trip took place from 27th to 30th May under the title #StudyMissionEurope Prague for 21 representatives of agencies from Latin America.
We Presented MICE Industry of Prague to Journalists from the DACH Region
After the pandemic break, Prague Convention Bureau together with its partners and members organized a press trip in the beginning of March. The spring press trip for foreign journalists was focusing not only on the novelties, that emerged during the pandemic, but also, for the first time ever, it was devoted purely to attendees from a concrete region – DACH (Germany speaking countries, incl. Germany, Austria and Switzerland).
US market is Recovering while the World and Prague Celebrate Global Meeting Industry Day
In few hours – on April 8th, the World will celebrate Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID), which this year takes on an added sense of urgency and hope. Many industry associations are planning annual daylong events focusing on the meeting and event industry’s efforts to rebuild the business in the aftermath of the pandemic while stressing the economic impact of the meeting and hospitality business and the importance of face-to-face business exchanges. And they are not too far away. SITE, for example, has been holding hybrid events for couple months, and in May they are holding their premier hosted-buyer educational event at Fairmont Austin, which will include hosted buyer sessions and various receptions.
The optional Event Management course at the University of Economics
Summer semester at the Prague University of Economics and Business (VŠE) was concluded in mid May, and so was the master's event management course, launched in cooperation of the Prague Convention Bureau with the Department of Tourism in 2016. Despite the complications associated with the coronavirus epidemic, the whole course was transferred to online environment and successfully closed within the distance learning.
Around 50 European Buyers Attended B2B Fam Trip and Workshop in Prague
Prague Convention Bureau together with partners organized a B2B corporate Prague InSpires MICE Fam Trip & Workshop, that was held in Prague from February 2 to February 4, 2020. The three-day event welcomed 49 European buyers from 13 European countries.
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 Said Goodbye to the Meetings Year 2019 With the Ambassadors Cocktail Evening
The last of the Ambassador Program activities in the year 2019 was the 7th Advent Cocktail for congress ambassadors and partners of the program, which took place on 17th December in the Prague Congress Center.