Yearly Archives: 2017

New Video Congress, 2nd edition in Madrid next 28th September

New Video Congress, the main forum on video marketing and video influencers, will be held on September 28th at the Palacio de la Prensa in Madrid. The event, hosting the main agents of the sector among content creators, media, brands and communication agencies, marks this year its second edition. Program In the morning, a series… Read more »

Where to find us

9-13 July – M&I Forums Emerging Markets (Helsinki) 2-4 August – C&IT Agency Forum (London) 10-12 October – Imex América (Las Vegas)

Madrid: new tools for the tourist industry

Madrid Destino, the municipal company tasked with promoting Madrid as a tourist destination by Madrid Council, has launched a new website for the tourist industry to complement the official tourist site www.esmadrid.com. https://www.madridturismosector.es/ has been designed for professional users and focuses on a more practical use. The site, created in Spanish and English, provides a… Read more »

Madrid: more than 4,000 new rooms in luxury hotels

Madrid’s hotel industry is booming, with new openings, international investors who have their eyes on Madrid, and a number of annual visitors that is steadily on the rise. Given those circumstances, Spanish financial newspaper Expansión recently undertook an in-depth analysis of the luxury hotels that have opened or will be opening in Madrid. Here’s a… Read more »

Veranos de la Villa turns Madrid into a huge festival

Over the course of the summer, long-standing Madrid festival Veranos de la Villa turns the Spanish capital into the ideal setting for concerts, theatre plays, circus events, magic shows and film nights. The programme, presented in mid-June by Madrid Mayor Manuela Carmena, has a strong inclusive nature and, therefore, more than 80% of the activities… Read more »

Madrid’s business tourism sets its sights on China

In view of the need to increase the effectiveness of Madrid’s informational and promotional presence in China, Madrid Convention Bureau has spent the last few months adapting contents for this market. China has become a key stakeholder in this field, with a great deal of potential in terms of business and incentive tourism. The adaptation… Read more »

Madrid: main events of June

Last month of June, Madrid Convention Bureau provided logistical, media and institutional support to more than twenty congresses, conferences and meetings associated with various fields and subjects, both national and international, that took place in Madrid. Most notably, the ICPIC Conference, the IV International Congress on Military History, the 2017 of the Hemipteran-Plant Interactions Symposium,… Read more »

Hotel NH Collection Eurobuilding, sustainable

The Council, through the Madrid Destino Tourism Department, has sponsored the collaboration between the NH Group and NGO Equoevento to donate safe surplus food from events organised at the Hotel NH Collection Eurobuilding to food kitchens. Implementing a meticulous system to collect, preserve and transport food will guarantee that surplus is donated appropriately. This initiative… Read more »

New award for Madrid-Barajas Airport

After being recognised as the best airport in Southern Europe at the Skytrax World Airport Awards 2017 in March, Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas was named the best airport in Europe in several of the categories analysed at the thirteenth edition of the ACI Europe 2017, hosted last June 13th in the framework of the Annual Meeting… Read more »

Ifema Feria de Madrid gets its own metro station

As of June 26, the metro station formerly known as Campo de las Naciones, on Line 8 that joins the city centre with the airport, will take the name “Feria de Madrid,” as it is located by one of the accesses to the trade fair venue. With this initiative, announced in the framework of Global… Read more »