It was the second edition of CONVENE fair held in Vilnius. A successful first edition of the event encouraged Gdansk Convention Bureau to participate also this year. Taking part in the CONVENE was a great chance to promote Gdansk & Region among event agencies, corporates and associations interested in Baltic countries.
Over 70 guests visited Gdansk & Region stand
During two days of CONVENE fair Gdansk Convention Bureau hosted over 70 business meetings which means almost 50% growth to previous year. Most of the meetings were held with event agencies and a number of meetings with corporates and associations, an increase in comparison to 2012.
Guests who visited Gdansk & Region stand were interested in conference infrastructure, incentive offerings, accessibility, boutique hotels and many others. Gdansk experience high interest from European associations as a result of CONVENE meetings.
"What deserves recognition is great organization of the fair and interesting educational programme of the CONVENE fair" says Anna Gorska, Gdansk Convention Bureau/Gdansk Tourist Organisation CEO and CONVENE Ambassador.
Apart from Gdansk, 3 others representatives from Poland participated in the event: Gdynia Arena, Krakow Convention Bureau and ICE KRAKOW International Conferencing and Entertainment.
CONVENE Baltic Sea Region Exhibition for Meetings, Events and Incentives organizers are Vilnius Convention Bureau and Strategic Business Advisor Paul Kennedy Integrated Solutions.