has signed a three-year direct partnership agreement with the Geneva Convention
Over the past few years, Congrex has organised numerous congresses in Geneva and knows the region's
15-plus conference and seminar centres and over 120,000 sqm exhibition space well. Congrex said it is delighted with the new cooperation, as it will
now benefit from the professional services that the GCB has been providing for
partnership agreement with the GCB is an important step towards implementing
our market development strategy,” said Alain Pittet, regional managing director,
Congrex Schweiz. “Geneva
is not only one of the cities worldwide that holds the most international
congresses; it is also where the headquarters of numerous international
associations and the UN are located.”
agreement means that Congrex is now a preferred, though not exclusive, partner
of the Geneva Convention Bureau. All
direct members, including PCOs, of Geneva Convention Bureau get the same chance
to offer services if requested.
refused to be drawn on whether there are financial aspects to the partnership.
The contract is valid from 1 January 2012 for three years. Congrex is a member of several
convention bureaux worldwide.