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More than 250 specialists from 27 countries participated in three-day EFEA Forum in St. Petersburg, Russia.
They traveled for the discussion about European meeting industry development – mainly from Belgium, USA, Hungary, Poland, Germany, India and China.
Remaining session’s topics were mainly about the usage of new technology and social media in the business meetings preparations; statistics; activities of convention bureaus around the world; hybrid meetings and orderer – contractor relations and cooperation. Forum was very interactive – during all event on walls there were participants’s tweets showed.
Anna Gorska: "I believe that Forum is a very proper place for exchange of experience. Rich educational program will guarantee that the Forum development will continue undisturbed."
There was a novelty in this year’s Forum edition – talent contest. During 6 minute long presentations. 4 young people used the "pechakucha" technique and showed their visions about the state of business meeting industry in year 2020. Young poeple had a lot to say about business tourism and it’s future.