Conference organizing in Greece means certain success for both the participants and organizers.

Athens is a getaway to with flights arriving from all over Europe and the majority of the islands.

Hotels have been built in several locations and the majority of them have large conference rooms, some seating more than 2.000 delegates, equipped with all modern audio visual and technical facilities.

There are many experienced management companies operating in Greece, to suit everyone from the most imaginative, action-packed incentives to simple day trips for exhausted conference delegates.

Europe hosts some 80% of international conferences yearly, and Athens is among the Top 100 cities.

Athens , Greece ’s leading conference venue was the classical capital of the ancient world, the cradle of democracy and western civilization as known today and provides the visitor with a multitude of cultural resources from the ancient to the avant-garde; from history, architecture, literature, art and archaeology to the performing arts.

As would be expected, Athens echoes its history in its museums and famous archaeological sites; the Parthenon and the Acropolis museum, the ancient Agora, Keramikos, the Temple of Olympian Zeus, the National Archeological Museum, the Cycladic Art, Benaki and Byzantine museums are only some of them.

 

The city’s ideal location affords day trips to the ancient theatre of Epidaurus and the magnificent Nafplion town, to Delphi, Corinth and Mycenae ancient sites and cruises to the picturesque islands of Aegina, Poros and Hydra.

 

Conference facilities can be found at the Athens Concert Hall (Megaron), Herod Atticus amphitheatre, Zappeion conference hall, the Spyros Louis Olympic Stadium.

 

Moreover, the Athens Capsis Cultural Exhibition and Conference Center located on Maroussi, with 8 conferences rooms for up to 30-230 persons and Athinais Conference Center, Athens, with conference rooms for 20-1.100 persons, also with exhibition area of 1.100 sq. m. Furthermore, Olympus Plaza Food Parks (87, Akti Miaouli, Piraeus – T: +30 210 4290210).

 

Among the leading hotels with meeting facilities are: Novotel Athens with convention and banking facilities up to 10 to 800 and 350 persons; Sofitel Athens Airport (Spata), with conference and banqueting facilities and a business center. Park, with convention facilities for up to 750 persons and two seminar rooms for up to 30 persons each; Royal Olympic with 8 conference and banquet room for up to 10 to 800 person (1530 square meters). St. George Lycabettus with conferences 300pax and a business room; Grande Bretagne-the hotel’s banqueting rooms, the ideal venue for every type of meeting; designed for flexibility each is equipped for optimum function. A state-of-the-art Business Centre offers every facility to accommodate the business guest with professional staff to attend to every detail-with 9 meeting rooms. Athens Hilton with convention facilities for up to 2000 persons; Ledra Marriott with conference rooms and a fully equipped business center. Divani Palace Acropolis with conference rooms and business centre with internet access; Divani Caravel with 14 conference rooms, a business center and a convention and conference center for up to 2000 persons. Athenaeum Intercontinental with business center and convention facilities fro up to 2200 persons; Electra Palace with conference and meeting facilities for up to 60 persons and The Margi with conference facilities for up to 700 persons. Classical Hotels: King George Palace for meetings and events for 15-400 persons, N.J.V Athens Plaza with conference and meeting facilities for 25-300, Athens Imperial for 10-800, Acropol for 10-350, and Vouliagmeni Suites for 20-200, more info on: www.classichotels.com.

 

 

 
 
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