Wednesday, January 9, 2019
The General Assembly of the Seville Convention Bureau, the office for attracting major events, presented its annual results at the headquarters of the Chamber of Commerce yesterday, with a more than remarkable balance.
The data represents a greater presence and progression in the market for congresses, meetings and events, as well as the consolidation of administrative management carried out by the Chamber of Commerce, along with the collaborations of the Provincial Council, the City of Seville and the Ministry of Tourism.
The Seville Convention Bureau reached 141 associated companies, developed ninety actions and served 1,824 professionals, with most of them being international.
In addition, this year it also achieved numerous recognitions like being included in the list of Event UK, the platform for measuring trends in events that selected Seville among the 25 best event destinations in the world and first in the section of “Friendliest Destination”.
Seville has also been recognized as the best city for meetings and events in Spain by the Iberian Association of Travel Managers and business agencies, as well as the specialist publication Lonely Planet, which has picked Seville the best destination to travel in 2018.