INTRODUCING 25 Event Venues and Destinations to Watch in 2018

The hottest places and spaces worldwide to inspire your next event.

OVERVIEW 25 destinations and venues to consider when planning your next events.

Attendees are getting bored with the usual choices. We bring you the most innovative, modern, sustainable, and exciting venues and destinations to make your next event successful.

  • Destinations

    11 global destinations that will take your event to the next level.

  • Venues

    14 event venues that will make your attendees say wow.

  • Key Facts and Pictures

    Quickly skim through trends in venues and destinations and pick the best fit for your event.

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CHAPTER DETAILS What You’ll Find Inside

  • Future Proof Destinations

    Let the destination help in delivering your vision for an innovative event and impressing your attendees.

  • Destinations Reinventing Themselves

    Second-tier destinations have a lot to offer, without the price tag of the top-listed cities worldwide.

  • Notable Locations

    Tap into the local human capital, create immersive experiences, and host your event in a human-friendly venue.

  • New and Noteworthy Venues

    Highlighting the newest venues, from boutique hotels to monumental congress centers. These are the iconic and unusual venues you should be aware of.

  • Venues Attentive to Event Planners Needs

    All-inclusive venues, which take pride in their excellent levels of service and attentive attitude to the event planners they work with can make organizing events a dream.

  • Venues of the Future

    Familiarize yourself with technologically-advanced and forward-thinking venues that can help event planners to create amazing experiences.

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MEET THE AUTHOR Julius Solaris

Julius Solaris is the editor of Event Manager Blog. Started in 2007, Event Manager Blog is the number one blog worldwide for event professionals. He is the founder of the Event Innovation Lab, an immersive training program for Fortune 500 companies and high growth event teams.

He has been named one of 25 the most influential individuals in the Meeting Industry.

Julius Solaris


Becki Cross

Becki Cross is MD of UK based event management company Events Northern Ltd, established in 2004.

Organising conferences and corporate events is Becki’s passion and she enjoys incorporating event technologies and social media into the mix.

Becki is the Deputy Editor and Contributor to EventMB, her dream job alongside event planning!

Pádraic Gilligan

Pádraic is currently Managing Partner at SoolNua, a boutique marketing consultancy helping destinations, hotels and venues with marketing, strategy and training for the MICE marketplace. Prior to founding SoolNua, Gilligan was Vice President of Ovation, MCI’s global DMC network and Vice President of Industry Relations at MCI. He has written and spoken all over the world on many aspects of meetings and events.


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