The Galway Convention Bureau has confirmed that it has secured just over €9 million of new conference and event business for Galway
which will deliver over 5,600 international delegates to Galway in events to take place up to 2022.
The Galway Convention Bureau, formerly the voluntary marketing group, ‘Meet in Galway’ promotes Galway as a destination for international meetings, conferences and events and has recently secured Fáilte Ireland status as a convention bureau. The addition of the status will allow the Galway Convention Bureau to align with national strategy in regard to attracting international business tourism, create and promote the profile of the region and generate leads for the region and its members.
Welcoming the new business, Darragh O’Connor, Galway Convention Chairperson said that Galway was now firmly established in the global business tourism arena;