Yearly Archives: 2015

Room Mate Hotels offers free wi-fi inside and outside hotels

The Room Mate Hotels hotel chain offers its guests free Wi-Fi both inside and outside its hotels. It is the first hotel chain in the world to offer this service according to a press release from Room Mate Hotels. All guests can request a mini router which can be used with up to five devices,… Read more »

IFEMA Conventions and Conferences incorporates 3D technology

IFEMA has added a new tool to its website: VENUETOUR. This feature will allow users to take a 3D virtual tour of the event spaces available from IFEMA. This feature was developed specifically for convention and exhibition centres to allow event organisers to virtually explore IFEMA via 360-degree panorama views. Those working in the MICE… Read more »

H10 buys the Hotel Orense in Madrid

H10 Hotels has purchased the property and operation of the Hotel Orense, which has up to now been run by Rafaelhoteles. This makes the Hotel Orense the second H10 hotel in Madrid, after the Villa de la Reina on Gran Vía. Located close to Paseo de la Castellana, the H10 Orense is in a wonderful… Read more »

Where to find us

Where we will be: – M&I The Americas (30 August – 3 September), St Petersburg, FL, USA – IMEX America (13-15 October) Las Vegas Where we have been: – M&I Europe Summer (29 June – 3 July), Edinburgh, Scotland – The Meetings Show (7-9 July) London

New online tools for the Madrid Convention Bureau

The new Madrid Convention Bureau apps Manual de Reuniones (Meeting Manual) and Catálogo de Sedes (Special Venues Guide) are available for download on Android and IOS. Meeting Manual: Manual de Reuniones – MCB Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=es.gonext.madconvbur IOS: https://appsto.re/es/OU0n7.i Venues Catalogue: Sedes Especiales Madrid – MCB Andorid: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=es.gonext.madconvbur2 IOS: https://appsto.re/es/b2_b8.i The apps are also available for download from… Read more »

Congresses

In May and June the Conference Department of the Madrid Convention Bureau submitted nine applications to host national and international conferences for the 2016 to 2019 period. Since May the Department has also won bids for seven new conferences that will bring to Madrid over 28,000 delegates from diverse sectors including air traffic, medicine, research,… Read more »

Sunset Cinema – Cine de Cibeles (1 July – 3 September)

Cine de Cibeles is the no. 1 pop up cinema in Madrid and the leading experiential cinema experience in Spain. Its single stage plays host to a combination of cinema, entertainment and the trends of the moment so that you can be swept away by your favourite films like never before in a truly enchanting… Read more »