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Travel Abroad for Your Next Meeting or Event

BY rcmaweb|Suppliers|Tips for Planners|Add a comment

There’s nothing like visiting a foreign country for an exciting adventure that expands your culture and worldview. Why not do the same with your next event? Consider these top 10 cities for your next planning excursion.

Recently, Cvent, an event management company, revealed its annual list of the top 25 cities for meetings and events in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The lists were decided on through an examination of the meeting and event booking activity from the Cvent Supplier Network.

Top 10 Cities for 2017:

  1. London, England
  1. Barcelona, Spain
  1. Berlin, Germany
  1. Amsterdam, Netherlands
  1. Paris, France
  1. Madrid, Spain
  1. Frankfurt, Germany
  1. Rome, Italy
  1. Munich, Germany
  1. Prague, Czech Republic

To create the annual list, Cvent looked at more than 2,650 European cities in the Cvent Supplier Network, tracking from Jan. 1, 2016, to Dec. 31, 2016. Ranking was decided by criteria that included:

  • Number of unique request for proposals
  • Total room nights
  • Won requests for proposals
  • Awarded room nights
  • Percentage of qualified meeting venues
  • Number of profile views