Nestled in Western Honduras, Copán will be the ideal venue for your 2019 events

Press Release With neoclassical architecture, narrow cobblestone streets and its proximity to the Copán Ruinas, the “Athens of the Maya World,” meeting planners should look no further than Copán, Honduras, to host their next event. This picturesque setting in the mountainous … Continue reading

What’s new this spring in Costa Rica?

The country reveals event and lodging updates and its first ever convention center San Jose, Costa Rica was recently recognized as a winner in the 2018 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice awards for Destinations on the Rise. Out of 25 ranked worldwide destinations, it’s no … Continue reading

The Palais des congrès de Montréal celebrates 35 years

In 1975, when a major study was released proclaiming Montréal’s tourism potential, the idea of building a convention centre was born. Eight years later, the Palais des congrès de Montréal ushered guests through its doors and hosted its first international event: … Continue reading

New executive chef at Québec City Convention Centre

The Québec City Convention Centre and its exclusive food and beverage partner, Capital HRS, are pleased to announce the arrival of a new executive chef as head of the biggest event-driven kitchen in Québec City. Chef Jean-Pierre Cloutier will use his culinary passion to … Continue reading

Vancouver Convention Centre: The world’s first double LEED Platinum convention centre

The Vancouver Convention Centre is proud to announce that its iconic West building has been awarded LEED Platinum certification (version 4) for Existing Buildings: Operations and Maintenance by the Canada Green Building Council. Coupled with its 2010 Platinum certification for New Construction, the Vancouver Convention … Continue reading

Food and beverage: What convention and conference centres typically do wrong

By Jeff Dover Food and beverage is an important part of a meeting, conference or convention. Many delegates rate networking as one of or the key reason they attend, and much of the networking is done at meals or on … Continue reading

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre wins two prestigious building operations awards

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is proud to announce that it has been honoured with the 2017 Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Award and the Certificate of Building Excellence in the public assembly category by the Building Owner’s … Continue reading

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre announces new president and CEO

The Board of Directors of the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre (CTCC) has announced the appointment of Clark Grue as the organization’s new president and CEO.  Following a rigorous five-month national search, Mr. Grue was selected to lead the transformational change … Continue reading