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The Technology and Innovation Centre at the University of Strathclyde in GlasgowNovember 16, 2022How a healthcare association made its RfP more sustainableThe Guidelines International Network went through the GDS-Index to source a responsible city and venueCOP26: what it means to host the ultimate international eventNovember 11, 2021COP26: what it means to host the ultimate international eventIn terms of what it means for the planet, it’s not hyperbole to say that COP26 is far and away the largest and most important business event ever to come to the UK.Sponsors condemn COP26 as “mismanaged” and “last minute”October 18, 2021Sponsors condemn COP26 as “mismanaged” and “last minute”Sponsors of the COP26 climate conference have condemned the organisation of the event as “mismanaged” and “very last minute”, according to reports.Glasgow helps planners go greener with new initiativeOctober 7, 2021Glasgow helps planners go greener with new initiativeAs part of the People Make Glasgow Green Strategy, the Glasgow Convention Bureau (GCB) is offering an interactive workshop to help planners host sustainable meetings in the city.Glasgow conventions head Crawford expands role to tourismAugust 10, 2021Glasgow conventions head Crawford expands role to tourismAileen Crawford, who has led Glasgow Convention Bureau for more than 10 years, has been handed an expanded role as head of both tourism and conventions in the city.Climate conference president flies to 30 countries in seven monthsAugust 6, 2021Climate conference president flies to 30 countries in seven monthsThe benefit of meeting in-person was thrust into the spotlight once again after it was revealed COP26 President Alok Sharma has flown to 30 countries in the last seven months.Do more  earlier! Meeting planners told ahead of COP26July 12, 2021Do more earlier! Meeting planners told ahead of COP26Meetings and event professionals are being encouraged to take more, and earlier, action on climate change, ahead of November’s COP26 conference in Glasgow.Glasgow venue SECC secures £196m in conference businessJuly 8, 2020Glasgow venue SECC secures £196m in conference businessThe Scottish Event Campus (SEC) has been securing new conference business during lockdown, in partnership with Glasgow Convention Bureau and the city’s academic institutions.Glasgow’s pioneering conference ambassadors mark 30th anniversaryFebruary 6, 2020Glasgow’s pioneering conference ambassadors mark 30th anniversaryGlasgow’s Conference Ambassador Programme, the first of its kind in the UK, has contributed at least £650m to the city’s economy since it was founded 30 years ago.Record May for Glasgows conference businessJune 11, 2018Record May for Glasgows conference businessGlasgow is celebrating its busiest May on record with more than 22,000 delegates visiting the city - pumping around £25.5 million into the city's economy.Aileen Crawford, head of conventions at Glasgow Convention Bureau, said: “Glasgow is recognised as one of the world’s leading conference cities with...Show More

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