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Barcelona Turisme Convention Bureau

LATEST NEWS
14.11.2018  Barcelona is the 4th best city in the world for the readers of Condé Nast Traveller 2018
07.11.2018  Barcelona has garnered two prizes in recognition of its tourism management model and will attract the attention of agents and professionals (World Travel Market 2018) (pdf)
25.09.2018  Barcelona reaches the 3rd position in the 2019 Meetings and Events Future Trends report (CWT Meetings&Events
20.09.2018  Barcelona Convention Bureau and ASSOCIATIONWORLD signing Global Partnership (pdf)
31.07.2018  MTLG 2018 Results: XL Meeting Destinations (Barcelona, 8th position) (pdf)
RANKING
Barcelona is positioned as one of the top cities in Europe and the world in terms of hosting most international conferences. According to data collected by different associations for 2017, Barcelona is ranked:

RESULTS   
ICCA 1st position
UIA 10th position
STATISTICS
Every year BCB prepares a stats fact sheet on meetings held in Barcelona. This document is produced from proprietary data and research. The following shows the main numbers for 2017:
NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS  
Congresses 382.191
Workshops, symposiums and courses 21.482
Conventions and incentives 271.217
Total 674.890
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NUMBER OF MEETINGS  
Congresses 433
Workshops, symposiums and courses 118
Conventions and incentives 1.573
Total 2.134
This document is available on demand at a price of 30 eur.
For the complete document or further information, send an email to:  bcb@barcelonaturisme.com

If you want to find more information on the city of Barcelona, find the full statistics fact file on our Corporate website.