Yearly Archives: 2016

New events venue in Madrid: Espacio Commodore

The iconic Mayte Commodore, located in El Viso, reopens its doors following extensive refurbishment. Espacio Commodore, a venue in Plaza de la República Argentina, is opening under the management of catering company La Cococha and offers 1,500m2 for company events, parties and the like. The space is split across two floors, with a total capacity… Read more »

The Museum Thyssen launches its new Chinese website

The Museo Thyssen has launched its digital presence in China with a website adapted to the preferences of Chinese users and an official profile on WeChat. Following two years of preparatory focus on this market, which is the one with the most growth potential within the outbound tourist sector, and an initial analogue response, including… Read more »

MCB activity in July and August

Over the course of the summer months, Madrid Convention Bureau has provided a range of support services for a familiarisation trip promoted by Iberia for ten specialist travel agencies from Brazil, in addition to around ten national and international congresses, conferences and meetings held during July and August. In terms of organising and attracting future… Read more »

Good business results for the meetings tourism market in Madrid

The figures being released over the last few months on the influx of tourists into the Spanish capital not only show the excellent state of health of tourism in Madrid, but also the success of the congress, convention, incentives and events sector. The rising trend in the number of meetings held in the city is… Read more »

Madrid picks up the baton for WorldPride 2017

As part of events for Gay Pride 2016, the Mayor of Madrid, Manuela Carmena, met with a delegation from the WorldPride Madrid 2017 organising committee. The delegation comprised Brett Hayhoe and Sue Doster, joint presidents of InterPride, the worldwide LGBTI Pride events organisers’ association; WorldPride 2017 general coordinator Juan Carlos Alonso “Chair”; and director general… Read more »

Video innovation arrives to Madrid

The arrival of Internet and the new technologies have changed the way we consume audiovisual content. In this revolution, millennials have a lot to say. They have replaced the traditional television consumption by an online and on demand content. They decide what they want to watch, when, how and where. The video has become a… Read more »