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On 28 & 29 March, the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès de Cannes will host Heavent 2018, a business tourism and event management trade show

Heavent 2018, a business tourism and event management trade show.

The only ‘matchmaking’ business networking event for the business tourisms and event management sector

This tradeshow, organised in Cannes dedicated to event management, hotels, services and technology service providers, Heavent Meetings 2018  will bring together 500 Parisian clients and buyers and 80 top European decision makers, mainly from Germany, UK, Switzerland, Italy, Belgium and Austria. The event aims to facilitate direct, face-to-face contacts through targeted, rigorously pre-qualified, meetings and lunches organised prior to the event through an Internet matching platform specially set up by the Weyou Group. Over two days, focussed on tailored discussions, Heavent Meetings will host 8,300 meetings, 800 business lunches, 2 networking evenings, workshops, high level plenary sessions and a gala evening.

Heavent Awards

Every year, for the past twelve years, the Heavent Awards have rewarded the most memorable events over the past year and is a unique opportunity to give a high visibility to the most successful events in the sector. The award ceremony will take place in the Grand Auditorium of the Palais des Festivals et des Congrès de Cannes. A ceremony anticipated by the entire sector with a live presentation of nominated projects and an interactive vote from the invited audience for the remaining 40%.

Weyou Group, trade show organiser

Weyou, now the leading French group for organising medium sized trade shows, belonged to the Tarsus group for many years. In the last 4 years, Weyou has specialised in developing the concept of Meeting tradeshows, premium trade show held in Cannes with business meetings between exhibitors, and key account visitors selected for their needs, and whose costs are fully covered. Weyou also has innovative digital solutions developed internally to improve the involvement of our exhibitors and visitors and therefore the effectiveness of our trade shows, but we also rent ultra-qualified databases.



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