The summit, a partnership between The International Special Events Society (ISES), VisitScotland Business Events and the IMEX Group will see an exclusive group of senior corporate event buyers and agency heads from North America and Europe attending IMEX in Frankfurt before heading on to Scotland for a G20 style conference.
Following IMEX in Frankfurt the summit will begin with a debate in the iconic surroundings of the Gleneagles Resort on Thursday April 21st before heading to Glasgow for a private tour of the SSE Hydro on Friday 22nd. Saturday will see the group take part in a series of debates at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) before attending the closing gala dinner on board the Royal Yacht Brittania.
Head of Business Events at VisitScotland, Neil Brownlee, said: “The Global Event Summit perfectly matches our desire for Scotland to be at the very heart of the global event industry. Scotland is the Perfect Stage for events of all shapes and sizes. We have a highly valued and active relationship with both ISES and IMEX and are delighted to be hosting this significant event during the Year of Innovation, Architecture & Design in 2016.”