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Music Tourism Convention 2018 in Cologne

The Music Tourism Convention will be held in Cologne on August 29, 2018. This international specialist event, which was previously in Liverpool and...


New Meeting Dimensions: Makeover for the CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf

The CCD Congress Center Düsseldorf is getting a makeover. By 2019 it will have expanded its capacity and enhanced its visitor amenities. Trade Fair...


Airbus A380 Arrives: Emirates Flies the Giant Aircraft Daily Now Between Düsseldorf and Dubai

It’s finally here: the Airbus A380 now flies daily for Emirates Airlines’ noon connection between Düsseldorf Airport and its hub Dubai. The giant...


The convention destination Cologne is ‘on fire’

Meeting Point Cologne emphasizes the city’s variety with the theme “longevity and diversity in Cologne” and showcases the synergies between the...

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Cologne Tourist Board at ITB 2018

COLOGNE, March 01, 2018 From March 7 to 11, 2018, the Cologne Tourist Board will present Cologne’s broad range of tourism offers at the ITB, the...


Tourism Figures Cologne 2017

Cologne, February 23, 2018 The tourism year 2017 was the best in Cologne's history, posting a total of 3,59 Million arriving guests ....



Convention Statistics Cologne 2017

COLOGNE, February 22, 2018 In 2017, the event market in Cologne exceeded four million participants for the first time. That’s the conclusion of the...


Cologne Convention Bureau revamps media presentation for Cologne as congress location

COLOGNE, June 7, 2017. The Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB) has published a new version of the handbook Meeting Point Cologne (MPC) for the year...


convention bureau DÜSSELDORF sets course for future: New Director and reorganisation under roof of Düsseldorf Marketing

Düsseldorf, 9 May, 2017. The convention bureau DÜSSELDORF (cbD) is going on the offensive during the second of the year to ramp up its already...


Tourism results for 2016: Moderate decrease in visitor numbers due to difficult general conditions

Cologne, February 21, 2017. The tourism year 2016 lagged behind the record-breaking year 2015, posting a total of 3.35 million arriving guests and 5.8...


KölnKongress Media Information of 12th January 2017

Facts and figures about the congress year of 2016 - Preview of the 2017 congress year




International pathology community to convene this week in Cologne, the city of science

International Academy of Pathology (IAP) and European Society of Pathology (ESP) gather in Cologne with 4,000 delegates from around the world.


Cologne Convention Bureau showcases both traditional and urban aspects of the city's event industry

Cologne, 24.05.2016 The latest edition of Meeting Point Cologne is now availbale. Published by Cologne Convention Bureau (CCB), the brochure once...

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