The Algarve Tourism Association (ATA), the agency responsible for promoting the region as a tourist destination, has launched a new digital guide (the Algarve Meeting Industry - Facilities & Services Guide) to promote the meetings industry in international markets, and broadcasting the Algarve's offer for professional events.

It will feature the second largest auditorium in Portugal and the largest auditorium in the North.

Helsinki enjoyed a record tourism year in 2017, which is reflected also in the number of congresses that were organised in the Finnish capital.

ast year's annual meeting of Vodafone Portugal, entitled "All Hands Meeting”, won the award for Best Internal Communication Event at FEIEA Grand Prix 2017.

Tourist fee of two euros per night will be applied to all guests over the age of 13.

OTM Mumbai, the largest travel trade show in the Asia Pacific region, concluded on an optimistic note.

Meetings Africa will take place at Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg (26th-28th February).

So that you can keep track and plan in advance your participation or visit, here is the list of fairs and international events of the sector for 2018.

The upcoming edition of OTM 2018 will be organised from January 18-20, at the Bombay Convention and Exhibition Centre.