connect with us
Greece's latest tourism industry news by Greek Travel Pages (gtp)

Coronavirus Hits Greek MICE Industry Hard

Greece’s MICE industry has been hit hard by the Covid-19 pandemic and sector professionals are predicting a severe drop in arrivals and revenues for 2020.

Greek Conference Organizers Say Covid-19 Measures an ‘Obstacle‘

Greece’s meetings and events organizers are concerned that constantly changing measures to address the coronavirus pandemic will further impact the sector.

Conference Tourism in Greece Sees Heavy Losses from Covid-19

Over 95% of the international events scheduled to take place in Greece in 2020 have been canceled or postponed due to the Covid-19 crisis.

HAPCO Joins Global PCO Task Force to Protect Meetings Industry

Greece's HAPCO is one of the eight PCO associations that are part of a Strategic Global Task Force that will connect and share Covid-19-related data and case studies.

Έρευνα για τις επιπτώσεις της πανδημίας στην ελληνική συνεδριακή αγορά

Εγχώριοι τουριστικοί φορείς πραγματοποιούν την πρώτη πανελλαδική έρευνα για τις επιπτώσεις της παγκόσμιας υγειονομικής κρίσης στην ελληνική συνεδ...

Health Protocols for Hosting Conferences in Greece post-Covid-19

Authorities in Greece have announced health and safety protocols for the organization of conferences in the country.

Greek Hoteliers Want Health Protocol Clarifications

Greek hoteliers are requesting that the Tourism Ministry clarifies the details involving the mandatory implementation of health protocols, citing the high cost involved.

Athens to Set Up Observatory for Tourism

A tourism observatory will be set up in Athens to provide municipal authorities with necessary information to boost tourism growth in the Greek capital.

Greek Business Events Industry Sees Abrupt Halt Due to Covid-19

Covid-19 brought an abrupt halt to strong momentum in Greece's MICE industry, according to the Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO).

Int’l MICE Industry Struggling to Cover Lost Ground, Restart Operations

The international MICE industry is struggling to mitigate the heavy losses it has suffered due to the COVID-19 pandemic and gradually resume operations.

HAPCO Calls for Support to Restart MICE Industry

The Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO) is calling on authorities to help Greece's MICE industry recover from the COVID-19 crisis.

Greek Ministry Lays Out MICE Tourism Plan

The Tourism Ministry is looking to further develop Greece's MICE (meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions) tourism sector.

Crowne Plaza Athens Wins Double at Venue Awards 2020

The Crowne Plaza Athens City Center received two silver honors at the Venue Awards 2020 in the categories "Best Hotel for Events" and "Best Conference Venue".

Η Athens Flying Week επιστρέφει στις 21 και 22 Σεπτεμβρίου!

Η μεγαλύτερη αεροπορική γιορτή της Ελλάδας, η Athens Flying Week, επιστρέφει στις 21 και 22 Σεπτεμβρίου στην Αεροπορική Βάση Τανάγρας.

Greek Health Ministry Scraps Medical Meeting Planning Regulation

A regulation covering the approval procedure for the organization of medical and scientific conferences in Greece has been rescinded.

Greek Congress Organizers Up in Arms Over ‘Unclear’ Ministry Regulation

A recent ministry regulation covering the approval procedure for the organization of medical conferences in Greece is expected to impact 50 associated professions, says HAPCO.

Irene Tolis Re-elected President of HAPCO

The Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO) has announced its new Board of Directors, following its annual congress in Athens.

Greece MICE Tourism Needs Larger Facilities, Experts Say

The need to increase the number and size of conference centers in Greece was discussed during the 9th Panhellenic Congress of the Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO).

HAPCO: Έρχεται το 9ο Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο Επαγγελματικού και Συνεδριακού Τουρισμού

Το μέλλον του Συνεδριακού Τουρισμού θα συζητηθεί στο 9ο Πανελλήνιο Συνέδριο Επαγγελματικού & Συνεδριακού Τουρισμού, που διοργανώνει ο HAPCO.

HAPCO Looks to ‘Shape the Future’ of MICE Tourism with 9th Conference

Registrations for the 9th Panhellenic Congress of the Hellenic Association of Professional Congress Organizers (HAPCO) are now open with an early bird discount valid until March 20.