Seoul, London And Sydney Form 'Future Convention Cities Initiative'2010-07-23
The Seoul Tourism Organization, Visit London and Business Events Sydney announced the launch of the Future Convention Cities Initiative.
The aim is to bring together leading convention cities from around the world to help accelerate the strategic development of their business event-hosting industry and to maximise the contribution of business events to economic development in each member destination.
Fast Future Research has been appointed as the research partner, facilitator and co-ordinator of the Future Convention Cities Initiative. Fast Future is also leading the Convention 2020 study on the future of major meetings and events.
Samuel Koo, President and CEO of Seoul Tourism Organization, said &amp;amp;ldquo;We are delighted to join London and Sydney as a founding member of the Future Convention Cities Initiative. Seoul has a clear goal of being a leading global destination for conventions and events."
"The Initiative provides a perfect platform to generate the cutting-edge research insights and access the expertise each member needs to help drive our growth strategies. We know there will be strong interest in joining the initiative and are already talking to other potential members.&amp;amp;rdquo;
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