CANNES CONVENTION BUREAU & CONGRESS CENTRE
RENDEZ-VOUS IN CANNES FOR YOUR BUSINESS EVENT!
Elected as best 2017 destination at the World Luxury Travel Guide Awards and second city in France in terms of trade shows, Cannes, located in the heart of the Côte d’Azur, is famous worldwide both for its outstanding surroundings and for its know-how in welcoming and organizing the biggest international events.
For over forty years, the success of events has demonstrated Cannes’s power of attraction with global experts and decision makers. The city centre is 25-minutes drive from Nice Airport, an international platform with direct flight to a hundred destinations worldwide.
MAIN FEATURES OF THE TOWN
Cannes offers an outstanding environment with a Palais des Festivals et des Congrès (Congress Center) by the sea, a wide range of top-quality hotel accommodation counting 8,000 hotel rooms and a wide variety of fine restaurants and event locations with over 250 establishments with the possibility of private use of venues on La Croisette and all over town. Hotel facilities are constantly improving with 140 perfectly equipped meeting rooms and prestige lounges. Because of the proximity of all commodities reachable on foot, Cannes is indeed the unique place for your event.
Cannes combines business, friendliness and art of living and has a 80 000 square meters Palais des Festival et des Congrès, including 46.000 square meters of exhibition. With three RSQSE ISO key certifications, Cannes offers all the quality guarantees, both societal and environmental.
Cannes Festival – 50,000 delegates • Cannes Yachting Festival – 50,000 visitors • Mipim – 24,200 delegates • Tax Free – 11,000 delegates • Cannes Lions – 14,500 delegates • MIPTV – 11,500 delegates • MIPCOM – 14,200 delegates • MAPIC – 8,500 delegates • Canneseries, Cannes International Series Festival (new in 2018)
PUT MORE SOUL INTO YOUR EVENTS.
Choosing Cannes stimulates your events: congress, trade fair, meeting, seminar. Cannes is not only an international city but also a village where you can go everywhere on foot! Hosting and hospitality are in our DNA. We have the latest trends in gastronomy, hotels, reception venues… You can also relax with a shopping break or an outdoor yoga session overlooking the beach! Cannes’ authentic heritage and its modern facilities give it a refinement that puts more soul into your business events.
8 VITAL REASONS FOR CHOOSING CANNES:
- 0 transfers: go everywhere on foot
- 2nd city in France after Paris for business tourism
- 550 event venues
- 46,000 m² of exhibition space
- 8,000 rooms available
- 140 meeting rooms
- 25 minutes from Nice French Riviera International Airport
- 300 days of sunshine a year
SPECIAL INTEREST/WHAT’S NEW?
An on-line platform www.cannesconventionbureau.com
The Cannes Convention Bureau provides you with an online tool to facilitate the preparation of your future event in Cannes.
Your request made easy. A simple search provides you access to all the Cannes product that suits your needs.
- Fill in your dates and the number of people
- Get relevant results: availability and capacity
- Make your selection and add to your cart
- Quotations are sent directly to your email address
with just a few clicks…
Live help behind the on-line tool. Availabilities are provided directly by the venue. The selected venues will revert to you within 24 hours. An expert from the Cannes Convention Bureau will contact you for any request for 400 people or more.
A FULL RANGE OF OFFERS ON-LINE
- Event and exhibition space
- Hotels with meeting rooms
- DMCs and PCOs
- Service providers
- Photos and description of every venue and organization
- Blog articles with News and content about Cannes
- Testimonials from Clients regarding their experience in Cannes
AN INNOVATIVE APP: CANNES 360°
This mobile App offers an immersive visit of the best spots of Cannes and it’s event spaces. Wherever you are, visit Cannes as if you were there! By curiosity or to get detailed technical information on event spaces, the experience is fun and useful!
Are you an event organizer?
- visit the city and the Palais des Festivals during major business events
- check out all the features of the spaces for hire
- for conferences, exhibitions, receptions, visualize your event in the Palais’ many different rooms
- discover the numerous activities available for your groups
- contact the Palais des Festivals teams
And, cherry on the cake, experience the magic of the Festival in total immersion by going along the Croisette and walking up the famous steps of the Palais des Festivals!
The app can be used with or without a virtual reality headset. Both versions offer the same informative and useful content in 360° videos. Available on App Store, Google Play and Oculus Store