Heavent Meetings, the international trade show interlinking relationships in the business tourism and event markets took place on 26 & 27 March 2014 at Cannes Palais des Festivals.
The trade show dedicated to business agencies, venues and technical partners or services suppliers brought together 3, 000 visitors who came onto the Croisette to meet the exhibitors and discover their venues or services.
Heavent Meetings was hosting some 250 exhibitors in the business tourism, event locations, hotels, technical or service providers. Exhibitors in the event location area were showcasing reception venues, hotels, event destinations, fair, congress and exhibition centres. In the supplier area, the companies were proposing reception services, consulting & production, animation & artists, decoration, design layout, sound, light & video, structures, products. To complement the offer, event agencies, business travel agencies and incentive agencies were also present.
In 2014, Heavent Meetings enlarged its audience of international business and aimed at developing the Top Buyer Program in Europe by inviting 80 Top Buyers mainly coming from Germany, England, Switzerland, Belgium, Italy, Austria. 350 top French and European Decision Makers have connect during 6,000 pre-organized one-to-one business appointments and 600 lunches. Four upscale lectures have completed the program of this event.
Two outstanding networking evenings
The participants have been able to further deepen relationships at two festive evenings. The Opening Party let the participants discover the Centre Expo Congrès of Mandelieu La Napoule. The unique evening event was organized with Provence Côte d’Azur Events, D&X Events, V.O. Concept, Pavillon Traiteur and Groupe Novelty and showcased many show on the theme of the Four Elements. A fully-packed Bâoli hosted the closing night in a relaxed disco atmosphere.
Trophies of 2013 Event Personalities
In partnership with the Press Group Evénement(s), Heavent Meetings launched in 2014 the first edition of the Year’s Trophy of Event Personalities. The prize giving ceremony was held at the Palais des Festivals Grand Auditorium on March 27, 2014 before a large audience of 600. For the first time, women and men who have made the event news in 2013 in the event industry were highlighted as Personality of the Year.
The magazine YesICannes.com was happy to be Web Partner of this nice event in Cannes. We very much thank Tarsus France and Heavent Meetings organizers for their warm welcome and for making themselves available for us.
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