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Conventa Trend Bar report #4 Sofia

On 9 November, Trend Bar took place in Club Peroto. The local guest speaker, Teodora Jilkova focused on the topic of “sharing experience” and “looking for opportunities”. She also opened...

Conventa Meet Busters 2019

15 CONVENTA MYTHS MYTH 1: Conventa is the world’s first trade show. PARTLY CONFIRMED: Conventa is always the world’s first - the first to open the trade show season, that is....

Conventa Experiences: Steiermark Convention

Steiermark Convention is your expert service agency for any question regarding the best way to organise your conference in Steiermark! We and our experienced partners are pleased to give you...

Conventa Experiences: Projekt Spielberg

The Projekt Spielberg stands for adrenaline kicks The Projekt Spielberg including the Red Bull Ring with several different driving experiences is not only a playground for on- and offroad motorsport...

Conventa Experiences: Ferry Porsche Congress Center

The Ferry Porsche Congress Center meets every demand and has been designed to provide maximum flexibility. The up-to-date interior beautifully highlights the modern exterior of the building. MEETING HOTSPOT More...

Conventa exhibition floor is filling up fast

The numbers show that the interest in exhibiting at Conventa is now bigger than ever. Almost 70 percent of the available exhibitor stands at the trade show have already been...

Conventa Experiences: Mjus World – Resort & Thermal Park

We were born as craftsmen. Yes, because our story starts in 1972, in a small workshop near Lake Garda in Italy, where Piero Oliosi began making shoes as well as...

Conventa Trend Bar Is On The Road Again!

There is no magic stick in creating memorable events. And you can not just hold your fingers crossed and hope your event will work out right On 8thand 9th November, Conventa...

Conventa Experiences: VAMED Vitality World

The VAMED Vitality World operates following resorts: AQUA DOME – Tirol Therme Längenfeld, Tauern SPA Zell am See Kaprun, SPA Resort Therme Geinberg, Therme Laa – Hotel & Silent Spa,...

Conventa Experiences: Roomz Hotels

We have 3 hotels in Graz and Vienna which have more than 100 rooms, meeting rooms, an own Restaurant and 24 hours bar as well as 24 hours reception. All...

Conventa Experiences: Terme Vivat

Terme Vivat is located in the north-eastern part of Slovenia, in the idyllic village Moravske Toplice, and provides top tourist and thermal, wellness, medical, business, and sports services. Family owned hotel,...

Conventa Experiences: Crowne Plaza Belgrade

The brand new hotel is ideally located in the central business district of Belgrade, only 13km from the International Belgrade Airport Nikola Tesla, and only a 5 minutes drive from...

Conventa Experiences: Best Western Hotels Central Europe

Best Western Hotels Central Europe offers more than 100 meeting and event hotels in 10 European countries under a common roof. All conference hotels of the brand guarantee uniform quality...

Here’s Why You Should Become A Conventa Super Girl / Boy

At Conventa, we try to exceed your expectations, while at the same time we guarantee that you will find here what other B2Bs do not offer: EVERY YEAR 90 %...

Conventa Trend Bar 2018: Final stop – Split

Conventa trade show is back on the road – after the first stop is in Sarajevo, the second in Podgorica, the third in Dubrovnik, the event gurus will make their...

Conventa Trend Bar 2018: 3rd stop Dubrovnik

Conventa trade show is back on the road – after the first stop is in Sarajevo, the second in Podgorica, the event gurus will make the 3rd stop in Dubrovnik....

Conventa Trend Bar 2018: 2nd stop Podgorica

Conventa trade show is back on the road – after the first stop is in Sarajevo, the event gurus will stop in Podgorica. We are extremely excited about the second...

Conventa Trend Bar 2018: 1st stop Sarajevo

Conventa trade show is back on the road – first stop is in Sarajevo. We are extremely excited about the second roadshow, and cannot wait to meet with you on...

6 steps to an engaging participants experience

EVENTS ARE ORGANISED MAINLY FOR PARTICIPANTS Satisfaction of participants is of the utmost importance DEFINITION The participants’ journey, or user experience, stems from a multitude of interactions among participants at...

Meeting Planners Get Ready For GDPR

Don’t be taken in by every offer or threat and be faced with high penalties With the development of the digital area, which includes wide use of the internet, social...

Nicolaas Houwert: It is a pleasure to open a hotel in Serbia

Serbia’s capital recently welcomed a new upscale addition to its old town. Hilton Belgrade, a new-build seven-storey 242 room hotel, offers travellers world-renowned Hilton hospitality in a prime location in...

Uršula Cetinski: The ratio between art and congresses will remain

Uršula Cetinski has been the Director General of Cankarjev dom - Cultural and Congress Centre (CD) since 2014. Her professional (and educational) background is very much connected to arts and...

Conventa Is On The Right Track

Business will most likely be directed to destinations Feedback from hosted buyers shows that, as a result of their attendance at Conventa, they will likely direct business to destinations (4.56),...

5 likes and 5 dislikes about B2B events

Face to face approach is the key to success in B2B events The key to a successful B2B event is as simple as getting face-to-face to your prospects. Well, we...

Positive Comments About Conventa From The Exhibitors

Conventa is the right place to create business with New Europe and Central Europe regions At this years Conventa we asked our participants from both sides, the 130 exhibitors from...

Positive Comments About Conventa From The Hosted Buyers

Conventa is the right place to create business with New Europe and Central Europe regions At this years Conventa we asked our participants from both sides, the 130 exhibitors from...

Photo Highlights From Conventa 2018 – Day 2

TRADE SHOW ACTIVITIES, GR – Ljubljana exhibition and Convention Centre One2one Meetings, Marmorna hall Networking Dinner and After Party, Cankarjev Dom

Photo Highlights From Conventa 2018 – Day 1

MEETING STAR AWARD CEREMONY, Grand Hotel Union WELCOME RECEPTION, Grand Hotel Union

Conventa Meet the team: Gorazd Čad

Head of Marketing Q: How did you get into the meetings industry? I was first inspired by the meetings industry at Cankarjev dom, where I worked as a student. At...

Conventa Meet the team: Miha Kovačič

Exhibition Director Q: How did you get into the meetings industry? Fifteen years ago, when I was working for the largest tour operator in the country, the M&IT department head...

250 Carefully Chosen Buyers At Conventa

We are known as a tradeshow with the most carefully selected buyers with the direct interest in the region. At an event, we expect over 250 buyers and 120 exhibitors,...

10 Years Of Innovation At Conventa

CHANGING THE WORLD OF EVENTS In the past 10 years, through innovation and a desire for change, Conventa has recorded remarkable achievements, bringing to the region 2,586 event organisers from...

10th Conventa – Boldly Onwards Together

Anniversaries are an opportunity for a sober reflection of what we have achieved, where we have got to thus far, and/or whether changes have occurred due to Conventa. My personal...

10 Years Of Success At Conventa

The crossroads of knowledge and good practice At the end of January the jubilee 10th Conventa Convention will take place in Ljubljana. The jubilee celebration will be marked by a...

Conventa Ambassadors – Bogdan Lipovšek

Bogdan Lipovšek, Former Managing Director of Union Hotels Q: What does Conventa mean to you? Above all, Conventa represents an extraordinary story of success that has deeply anchored MICE segment...

Conventa Ambassadors – Timo Heinaro

Timo Heinaro, CEO, Partner at Seikkailu, Fincentive and Catalyst Finland Q: What does Conventa mean to you? Something not to miss. I am eagerly looking forward to 2018 as due...

Conventa Trend Bar: Next Stop – Zagreb

After Conventa Trend Bar 2017 visited Sofia and Belgrade, we are now getting ready to visit Zagreb! On the 9th of November at 11 a.m., we will meet at the...

Conventa Trend Bar Is Ready To Hit The Road

Have you been asking yourself how to shape your events in a less boring, more interactive and more dynamic format? Do you know how to change habits of your participants?...

Conventa Trend Bar 2017: Sofia

On Thursday, 26th of October, more than 30 representatives of agencies, hotels, congress destinations and event agencies gathered In the Park. The socialist realistic hall was turned into a cafe and...

Conventa Best Event Award Call for Entries is now open

Excellence will be at the forefront once again at Conventa 2018 Kongres Magazine, in collaboration with the Conventa trade show, is opening submissions for the Meetings Star awards category –...

Conventa Ambassadors – Nik Račić

Nik Račič, Director of the Croatia Convention Bureau Q: What does Conventa mean to you? Conventa is a quality MICE industry trade show that is especially important for the countries...

To be or not to be? That is NOT the question!

TOP 10 REASONS TO ATTEND CONVENTA 2018 Still trying to decide whether to come along and meet us at the Conventa 2018 edition? Whether to join us at our celebratory...

CONVENTA TREND BAR 2017 – ready to hit the road!

Have you been asking yourself how to shape your events in a less boring, more interactive and more dynamic format? Do you know how to change habits of your participants?…

Conventa Ambassadors – Danica Banjevic

Danica Banjevic, Director, Montenegro Convention Bureau What does Conventa mean to you? Conventa is a small, but a rather dynamic show. It is a place where you can meet industry...

Highlights of Conventa Crossover 2017

How to survive the marketing jungle? Moreover, where to collect all the needed information, to survive in the real life wilderness of marketing? At Conventa Crossover edition, of course! More…

Conventa exhibition floor is filling up fast

We are proud to say that Conventa exhibition floor is filling up fast and we’ve never had so many early bird applications as this year. The exhibitors are our guests…

2018 FAM trips – exciting opportunity

Conventa trade show offers it’s hosted buyers a unique opportunity to attend FAM trips around South East Europe, that offer an amazing first hand experience of the region. Well organized…

Conventa’s story from 2007 to 2017

Conventa will celebrate 10th anniversary this year and we could not be more excited about that. The show developed from a small gathering, that hosted 35 exhibitors and 40 hosted…

Jungle spirit at Conventa Crossover

Conventa Crossover, the summer congress event of the year, brought together 150 MICE experts from 15 different countires in Hotel Lev on 28th and 29th of August. The future of…

Conventa Ambassadors – Barbara Vajda

Barbara Vajda, (ex) Turizma Ljubljana, hall of fame award recepient Q: What does Conventa mean to you? The meaning of Conventa nowadays has changed, since I'm not actively part of...

Conventa Ambassadors – Ksenija Lubarda

Ksenija Lubarda, Radisson Blu, Director of Sales and Marketing Q: What does Conventa mean to you? You really have to experience Conventa to truly understand what this trade show really...

Hoteliers and destination managers content candies

Hotels and destination managers are facing similar challenges: guest satisfaction, positioning on the market, branding, recognition, telling the story right, low season capacities, growing the number of guests/visitors … That…

Conventa’s baby: Crossover conference in August

At every Conventa, days are intense, full of new faces, meetings, new friends, new business opportunities. During the years of Conventa’s development we realized that it is really hard to…

Event managers: 1st day of Crossover is for you

First day of Conventa Crossover is all about live experiences and events. Here are some of the event management treats and highlights in Conventa Crossover programme: Anne Roelandt, Luc Petit…

Networking opportunities with Festivality app

We deeply care about networking and at Conventa Crossover, we will offer plenty of networking opportunities at the event. With Festivality app, you will be able to connect with other…

Jungleicious Conventa Crossover programme

January and networking heaven with Conventa is still more than 6 months away. We love Conventa community and we love learning. That is why we created Conventa Crossover, a conference,...

Where do exhibitors at Conventa come from?

When you’re deciding whether to join us at Conventa, benefits are clear: we take care of our hosted buyers like we’d take care for our children. We take care of…

Apply early & choose your dream FAM trip

Already confirmed hosted buyers will have their chance to apply for the trip of their choice. Since the attendance at FAM trips will be limited, meeting planners interested in applying…

Patrick Delaney – Conventa is a stimulating and rewarding show

Patrick Delaney, Soolnua, Conventa ambassador What does Conventa mean to you? Conventa provides a brilliant opportunity to meet the key MICE suppliers from South East Europe  and keep up to…

First Conventa Crossover speakers revealed

Before January’s Conventa Ljubljana welcomes you in August as well. Warm summer nights, easy city vibes, autumn workaholic season is slowly starting. Perfect time to get back on track, soak…

Hosted buyers: quality, not quantity

At every Conventa we aim for top quality of hosted buyers. Each year, the number of hosted buyer is growing, but slowly, since our motto is quality over quantity. We…

Networking like a pro

Meeting new people, establishing lasting connections and having an actual face to face conversation usually has an everlasting positive impact on further business actions. We all prefer doing business with…

Potica, a symbol of 10th Conventa trade show

Celebration is crucial for every successful project. At Conventa, we’re celebrating with “potica” – traditional festive cake of Slovenia, that usually comes with nut filling, but you can also have…

Announcing 2nd Conventa Crossover conference

From 28 to 29 of August 2017, 2nd Conventa Crossover conference, dedicated to the future of MICE and travel marketing will be held in Hotel Lev in Ljubljana, Slovenia. This…

Top reasons for joining the Conventa 2018 as an exhibitor

Conventa remains the central event for organizers of business events in Southeast Europe, where networking and establishing new business contacts is emphasized in addition to the exchange of knowledge and…

10th jubilee Conventa

10 Years Meet – Explore – Create  We’ve been creating Conventa since 2009, which means that in the upcoming year, Conventa is celebrating 10th anniversary. 10 years of success, friendship,…

TOP 10 REASONS FOR JOINING THE CONVENTA 2018 AS HOSTED BUYER

It’s personal: A boutique show with a maximum of 150 meeting providers which provides the perfect balance between meetings and networking. It’s business: You will get to know the region…

Rebook your stand and start with marketing activities now!

Conventa promises to stay a boutique trade show focused on quality, not quantity! The 2017 trade show once again demonstrated why Conventa deserves the title of the leading business-tobusiness event...

Results Of Another Successful Conventa!

Results of another successful Conventa Boutique trade show New Europe exhibition for meetings, events and incentives traditionally held in Ljubljana, Slovenia was again a big success with a record number...

The lights in a hotel never turn off

Exclusive interview with Mr. Zivorad Vasic, Delta Holding Vice President, Crowne Plaza General Manager Q: The Intercontinental Ljubljana will be open in summer 2017. What is the overall development and...

Early Bird Registration deadline for Conventa 2018 is almost here!

Meeting providers looking to exhibit at Conventa 2018 have till 15 March 2017 to register at an Early Bird registration rate that can save them from 380 EUR to 1.883...

Conventa Beer Revolution

Do you know the difference between ales, lagers, stouts and porters? Everybody knows how to drink beer, but few know how to really taste it. Join #conventaexperience to unwind and learn…

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Conventa Best Event Award 2016 goes to ….

During the networking dinner in CD-Congress Centre Ljubljana, Conventa announced the Best Event Award 2016 for best event organized in New Europe. Among 12 entries from 7 countries who made...

9th Conventa welcomes more than 500 meetings professionals

Today, the 9th Conventa, New Europe exhibition for meetings, events and incentives opened its door. This year, a boutique trade show focusing on personal touch will present some records -...

CONVENTA MEET BUSTERS

In all 9 years successes of Conventa a lot of myths have rised. Sometimes people do not dare to ask or know whom to ask. That is why we selected...

Start your day with Yoga

Start off your day with a gentle but invigorating yoga class by Annemarie of venusfrequency (and ConferenceDirect), your international MICE (meetings,incentives, conventions, events) expert and yogi. A session on which...

Dowload Conventa App

Conventa App powered by Superevent is available now. The App provides you all the information you need; from the event programme to exhibitors list. Moreover, it gives you the opportunity...

9 YEARS OF CONVENTA RESULTS

A boutique trade show Conventa 2017 was held already 9th year in a row in Ljubljana and in all this years, it has become truly the best New Europe trade...

Storytelling lecture: A Sales Pro’s Most Powerful Sales Tool

Hugo Slimbrouck, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Ovation Global DMC and SITE Past President will entertain you with his storytelling techniques on 19 January at 11.30. The goal of this track...

Ljubljana, a champion in sustainable tourism, welcomes the Conventa Show 2017!

A very special year, when Ljubljana bore the prestigious title of the European Green Capital 2016, awarded to the city by European Commission for having made the largest number of...

Find inspiration during Experts’ Campfire sessions

Meet One-on-One with the experts at Conventa! Experts’ Campfire sessions are short 20-minute presentations by international meetings industry experts. Set in an intimate atmosphere, but still in the midst of...

The refined taste and the magical smell of Conventa

Taste is undoubtedly one of the ways in which we can feel love. It is not so unusual then that there is the old saying: “The way to the heart...

The best events organized in New Europe will be awarded at Conventa

In scope of The Meetings Star Awards of 2016, Kongres Magazine in collaboration with Conventa trade show opened a call for entries for Conventa Best Event Award. The competition that...

The 9th Conventa brings 9 novelties

New year brings a new show and with it new surprises that will make that Conventa Experience even more enjoyable. 1. Conventa welcomes a record number of hosted buyers from...

Attend ICCA Breakfast

All ICCA members, associations, and those interested in learning more about the association meetings market areinvited to ICCA Breakfast where Silvia Taurer, Region Manager Europe, RTC Events Management / BILT...

Event StoryBoard Canvas Workshop

More and more corporate buyers see the benefits of co-creative and visual event design, but don't know how to bring it to life in their daily work. This Event StoryBoard...

Workshop: The art an value of moderation

In scope of Conventa, Slovenian and Regional Hosted Buyers from Corporations will be able to attend a great workshop on moderation led by Jan-Jaap In der Maur, Founder-Moderator at Masters in...

Is it worth it? Return on Investment of exhibiting at Conventa

In 2016, more than 30 % of exhibitors said the quality of services exceeded the price of participation and a whooping 88,9 % of exhibitors thought investment in exhibiting at...

Eight years of the show’s results

In only 8 years Conventa attracted 1.974 international hosted buyers from 46 countries and 1.037 exhibitors from 17 countries of New Europe. New records are broken every year as each...

Ready, steady, go. The One2One system for pre-scheduling meetings opens this week

Conventa is just around the corner and meeting providers looking to present their meeting services at the trade show don't have much time left to register. Only a few places...

Who is who at Conventa

They say that many hands make light work but in Conventa’s case we could say that few hands make work more personal. Meet the small team behind Conventa 2017 that...

Slovenia needs to invest more in the hotel and congress infrastructure

"One of the main advantages of our hotels is definitely a personalized service and an individual approach to each and every guest." Q: What are the advantages of independent hotels...

Brand a piece of Conventa to stand out from the crowd

Establish your presence at the 9th Conventa, taking place from 18 to 19 January 2017 at GR – Ljubljana Exhibition and Convention Centre! There’s no better way to promote your...

The Balkan soul is very friendly

Interview with Nikola Avram, General Manager of MK Mountain Resort, Serbia Q: How do you personally see South East Europe's meetings industry scene? South East Europe, or more commonly recognized...

Meeting providers ensure your place before the opening of the One2One system – 15 November 2016

Exhibiting at Conventa is definitely a must for all meeting providers looking to meet new, serious meeting planners interested in their region. It is no coincidence that 80 % of...

We try to put our personal touch on every step of the process

Read the intriguing interview with Gorazd Čad, Co-founder of Conventa, where he stated: “We are not saying we are the best. Others say we are. For us, the greatest recognition...

Conventa successfully represented at IMEX America

IMEX America, meeting industry trade show held last week in Las Vegas closed with record numbers. Among 3.250 exhibitors from 139 countries were for the first time ever also representatives...

You will see us next at the IBTM World in Barcelona

We invite you to visit the Conventa stand (i20) at the upcoming IBTM World exhibition held from 29 November to 1 December 2016 in Barcelona, Spain.  Conventa team is expecting...

Eleven amazing fam trips organized for hosted buyers at Conventa

Hosted buyers attending Conventa will have a chance to upgrade their experience and get to know the region first-hand by going on a familiarization trip of their choice. A record...

Conventa invites students to attend Future Leaders Forum

Students from South East Europe are invited to participate at the IMEX-MPI-MCI Future Leaders Forum. The students attending this Forum will listen to some of the leading speakers in the...

Conventa renews partnership with Turkish Airlines

Conventa, the New European trade show for meetings, events and incentives, is for the second year in the row joining forces with Turkish Airlines, the flag carrier of Turkey and...

Experience the destination and its meetings offer

Hosted buyers attending Conventa 2017 will again have the opportunity to attend fam trips to selected destination in New European region and thus experience the meetings offer also first hand. Based...

Conventa exhibition floor is filling up fast

The numbers show that the interest in exhibiting at Conventa is now bigger than ever. Almost 70 percent of the available exhibitor stands at the trade show have already been...

Conventa Best Event Award Call for Entries is now open

Excellence will be highlighted again at Conventa 2017 as Kongres Magazine in collaboration with Conventa trade show open submissions for the Meetings Star awards category – best event.  Organizers of...

Photo highlights of Conventa Crossover

We are trully happy that our new conference Conventa Crossover proved itself as a a necessity for this industry to move forward. In a real boxing ring the heavyweights of...

More than 25 Top Marketing & Tourism Experts at Conventa Crossover

Do not miss an amazing opportunity to hear about latest worldwide digital trends, successful stories in tourism and marketing and find out what can you learn from experiences of international...

Why you should be at CONVENTA CROSSOVER?

Be a part of a mayor event in region, dedicated to marketing in tourism with focus on content, social, digital and experience marketing. INTERNATIONAL AND SLOVENIAN EXPERTS FROM TOURISM AND...

Do not miss Early Bird registration for CONVENTA CROSSOVER!

Best experts in marketing and tourism in one place  - CONVENTA CROSSOVER is definitely the IT event of summer 2016! On 29 and 30 August Ljubljana will host one of...

Event of the summer-Conventa Crossover conference!

Conventa trade show is proud to announce the first event organized under its patronage. Meetings industry is already buzzing about Conventa Crossover conference, the new international conference dedicated to the...

Best you’ve ever had – CONVENTA experience

Best promoters of Conventa are previous participants. In 8 years Conventa attracted 1.974 international hosted buyers from 46 countries and 1.037 exhibitors from 17 countries of New Europe! Conventa is...

Discover 15 new destinations with CONVENTA

Conventa is a unique and personal trade show where supply and demand side of the meetings & incentives industry gathers every year. For the 9th consecutive year more than 140...

Save 25 % with Early bird registration until 15th June

Registrations for Conventa 2017, leading B2B trade show for Meetings, Events & Incentive Travel in New Europe, have already begun. Already 9th year in a row, meetings industry providers from...

Conventa Experience Tour 2016 successfully finished

This weekend Conventa team finished ‪#‎conventaexperience‬ Tour 2016. 9 stages, 5 countries and more than 40 meetings with professionals from the whole region. From Ljubljana – Sarajevo – Podgorica – Tirana – Budva –…

Conventa Experience 2016: Tivat – Dubrovnik – Split

Today, Conventa team is heading from Tivat to Dubrovnik and later Split. #Conventaexperience Tour 2016 meeting partners and making new connections in the region. Tivat, located in the central part…

Conventa Experience Tour 2016: Podgorica to Tirana

Second day of Conventa team on the road on #conventaexperience tour 2016 was reserved for Podgorica and driving to Tirana. Meetings in Podgorica, where development of convention tourism is not…

Conventa Experience Tour 2016

The main organizers and faces of Conventa trade show, Gorazd Čad and Miha Kovačič are on the road again. This spring in May the Conventa experience Tour 2016 through Balkans starts….

Conventa team successful at IMEX show 2016

Conventa team successfully visited IMEX show 2016 in Frankfurt, where we met our existing and potential meeting planners to inform them about Conventa 2017 trade show which is a must…

Personally meet Conventa team at IMEX show 2016

Based on one of this year’s major themes of IMEX “Business is Personal“, we invite you to personally meet Conventa team and all Conventa 2017 has to offer. Already 9…

CONVENTA 2017 with a new responsive web site!

We are very excited to be able to launch the new website www.conventa.si and with it offer you a new and modern web experience. Redesigned to improve user friendliness and...

Early Bird Registration deadline for Conventa exhibitors is almost here!

Meeting providers looking to exhibit at Conventa 2017 have till 15 March 2016 to register at an Early Bird registration rate that can save them from 380 EUR to 1.883...

CONVENTA Best Event Award

The newest Meetings Star Award has acknowledged the best events organised in 2015 As part of the 2015 Meetings Star Awards, Kongres Magazine, in collaboration with Conventa trade, created a...

The 8th Conventa with the biggest social media buzz yet

From 20 to 21 January, New Europe couldn’t stop buzzing about Conventa, the most important trade show for meetings, events and incentives of the region. For a couple of days…

20 Best Photos from #conventaexperience

CONVENTA FACTS 2016 Conventa, the most important trade show for the New European meetings industry, has done it once again! This year the expectations were high, but we think that the...

Results of the 2016 edition of Conventa

“Conventa is one of the best trade shows we have ever attended” The eight edition of Conventa will be recorder in the meetings industry history as one of the best...

Conventa trade show is a finalist in the 6th edition of the Global Event Awards

”Best <strong>After the organizers of Conventa trade wholesale MLB jerseys show have entered their flagship event in the Eventex 2016 – Global Event Awards competition, the trade show has passed...

Exhibitors at Conventa generated good business leads

More than 140 meeting cheap jerseys providers from 14 destinations presented their meetings offer at the eight Conventa. Their attendance was repaid by important business leads. More than two thirds...

PARTNER NEWS

Meet. Walk. Talk. Eat. Drink. Repeat.

{{ vc_btn:title=Photo+credits%3A+Bratislava+Food+Tours }} The saying goes like this: if really want to get to know and understand a culture, you need to taste it. Or as J.S Foer stated ‘‘Food is...

Gourmet street food – not an oxymoron!

Ljubljana's city centre on Fridays sizzles with special flavours, colours and smells. Slovenia's most popular open-air food market, Open Kitchen (Odprta kuhna), runs from late March to late October and...

How satisfied are you with international MICE associations?

Amongst survey respondents, the international ICCA, MPI, AIPC and SITE associations are held in the highest esteem. The More I See, The More I Know, The More I Improve! On...

2018 Will Be A Record Congress Year For Ljubljana

“WE HAVE KNOWN FOR QUITE SOME TIME THAT 2018 WILL BE A STELLAR YEAR FOR LJUBLJANA.” There are 16 congress events confirmed so far with over 500 delegates, among which 6 will attract more than 1000...

Vivo Catering International at Conventa 2018

With successful 25-year tradition, Vivo catering is at the top of Slovenian catering service. Plenty of international experience makes Vivo part of monthly congress activity not only in Slovenia, but...

Dubrovnik is at the very top!

Photo credits: Željko Tutnjević Dubrovnik is a MICE destination which, besides being a unique location, follows global trends and responds to them. This is confirmed by a full convention calendar,...

Martina Bienenfeld, MSc, Zagreb Tourist Board CEO

Photo credits: Sanjin Strukič, Piksell Croatia's capital Zagreb has, in recent years, seen a steady growth in overnight stays and received many compliments on its atmosphere, attractive events, excellent cuisine,...

A quick look at 2016 and an overview on congress Ljubljana in 2017

The Slovenian capital, which has been present on the international association meetings market for more than thirty years, can be regarded as an established, yet fresh destination that can welcome...

CONVENTA – BLED post-tour, 21 – 22 January 2016

With its emerald-green lake, picture-postcard church on an island, a medieval castle perched on a rocky cliff and some of the highest peaks of the Julian Alps, Bled is Slovenia's...

The premium taste experience at Conventa delivered by SORA Catering

One of Conventa's highlights by which it differs itself from other meeting industry trade shows is an outstanding Conventa networking dinner. Traditionally hosted by CD Congress Centre this evening event...

Conventa Fam Trip explore Maribor and Pohorje

From 21 to 23 of January the Tourist Board "Maribor – Pohorje" and Terme Maribor took 11 Conventa hosted buyers from all over Europe and 1 from Asia on authentic...

CONVENTA – Kompas & Kongres Magazine After Party

Your compass to party! Conventa After party is considered as one of the most notorious meetings industry parties. Kompas, Slovenian leading DMC, that has been known to sponsor the party...