Side Bar

Side Bar

Winners of the Conventa Best Event Award 2019

Wednesday, 22 January, 14:00 – 16:00
Urška Hall 4 (Presentation in English)

Martin Jezeršek, Jezeršek Catering, Slovenia: “European Food Summitt”,
winner in category crossover

Boštjan Prijanovič, New Moment, Slovenia: “This changes everything”,
winner in category B2B – best product or service launch

Manuela Šola, Komunikacijski laboratorij, Croatia: “Future Tense”,
2nd prize in category crossover

Nataša Potočnik, Escape Room Enigmarium & Žiga Novak, Oregov gaj, Slovenia: “Launch of Axe Throwing Europe – Sekiromat”

Winners of Conventa Best Event Awards 2019 will present their best event cases through the video and live presentation. The best way to learn from the best!

SAP Forum - Slovenian Ambassador Programme

Wednesday, 22 January, 15:00 – 16:30
Urška Hall 1  (Presentation in Slovene)

  • dr. Tatjana Welzer Družovec, Fakulteta za elektrotehniko, računalništvo in informatiko Univerze v Mariboru
  • Albin Pintar, znanstveni svetnik, vodja Odseka za okoljske vede in inženirstvo na Kemijskem inštitutu v Ljubljani in predsednik Slovenskega kemijskega društva.

Gosta bosta z nami delila izkušnje pri kandidiranju, organizaciji in izvedbi znanstveno-strokovnih dogodkov. Vabljeni boste, da se tudi sami vključite v pogovor in z nami delite vaše izkušnje in izzive, ki jih imate pri odločanju za kandidiranje, gostiteljstvu ali organizaciji mednarodnih znanstveno-strokovnih dogodkov. Srečanje bo priložnost za izmenjavo izkušnj s kolegi iz akademsko-znanstvene sfere in našimi partnerji, ki delujejo v različnih segmentih kongresne dejavnosti.

“Trendi v team building industriji``

Thursday, 23 January 2020; 11:00 – 11:45
Predavanje v  slovenščini / lecture in Slovene language

Matjaž Jug, direktor, ETC Adriatic

Vas zanima, kako bodo izgledali team building programi v naslednjem desetletju? Eden izmed trendov je zagotovo navidezna resničnost, ki se izredno hitro širi, vedno več programov je na voljo. V okviru predavanja bomo predstavili sedem globalnih trendov za leto 2020, posebnosti domačega in tujega trga, razlike med branžami naročnikov. Ujemite trende vaše prihodnosti!

SITE Chapter. Advantages, Opportunities, Challenges

Thursday, 23 January 2020, 12:00 13:00
Urška Hall 1 (in English)

Dr. Patrick Patridge, former SITE Chapter President

Incentive travel, the “I” in MICE, is the fastest growing sector of the Business Events industry with the highest per capita spend and the widest supply chain. The Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) is the only Business Events association dedicated exclusively to the global incentive travel industry. Founded in 1973, we are a professional association of 2,500 members located in 90 countries, working in corporations, agencies, airlines, cruise companies and across the entire destination supply chain.
Patrick will share his knowledge and experience how to succeed on international market through SITE chapter.

“Introducing HelmsBriscoe, the global leader in Meeting Procurement”

Thursday, 23 January 2020; 14:30 – 15:30

Shawn Pisani, Vice President, HelmsBriscoe

HelmsBriscoe is a global leader in meetings procurement and site selection. With a team of 1,400 Associates, located in 55 source, representing more than 13,000 clients worldwide, HelmsBriscoe confirms more than 50,000 MICE programs / 6.9 million room nights annually into more than 100 countries and 650 cities. Renown as a leader, not only for our size and buying power, but also for our ethics, transparency and industry relations. Join us to learn more about our organization, our processes, our clients. During the session we will discuss our business model, venue sourcing process and how hotels, venues and destinations can work with us to generate awareness, visibility, increased demand and conversion of MICE programs from our teams.

Shawn joined HelmsBriscoe as Director of Industry Relations EMEA in July 2010. He worked closely with HelmsBriscoe for many years and always admired the team’s capabilities and values. He believes that the HB organization sets itself apart because of its genuine desire to deliver exceptional value through highly personalized service. Having been a partner hotelier for many years, Shawn knows what it takes to build a successful relationship with HelmsBriscoe and this puts him in a unique position to assist the company in its growth and our partners in their continued success.