Many are the reasons that established Rhodes as an ideal destination for conferences and incentive travel.
- Geographical location, at the crossroad
of three continents
- Easy access, with an international
airport with links to major European cities
- Peaceful destination, offering safety and
- Wonderful climate and mild temperatures
all year round, holding the sunshine record in Greece with 330 sunny days per
- 2400 years of history & culture, a
greatexample of which is the Medieval
Town which was inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List
- Multicultural character
- Breathtaking natural beauty
- Cosmopolitan atmosphere
- Modern infrastructure
- Excellent know how and experience in
hosting conventions and events
- Excellent conference and hotel
The variety of conference facilities and
venues on the island and long term experience in hosting conferences and
meetings, guarantee that Rhodes can fulfill any demand that you might have for
your conference or business event. No matter what kind of meeting you are
planning; a demanding conference in a large conference center, a corporate
meeting in an boutique hotel ora
combination of leisure and business in an elegant spa resort, Rhodes has the
perfect venue for it.
Out of the ordinary and unique venues,
especially of historic significance are available in Rhodes to host
unforgettable events, conference receptions, gala dinners and meetings.
Rhodes has managed to combine its history
and multicultural character with contemporary infrastructure in the modern
urban center to become one of the most important tourist and conference
destinations in Greece.
Combining cultural heritage, natural beauty
and legendary hospitality Rhodes extends a heartfelt welcome to the world under
its warm sun, making a conference in Rhodes an unforgettable experience.
major conferences in Rhodes
A full member of the European Federation of
Conference Towns, Rhodes offers a safe and peaceful environment, rich enough in
natural beauty and cultural tradition, to enhance the spirit of communication.
An ideal “neutral” choice for political meetings, it has hosted major political
events in the last fifty years. From the 1948 meeting to set up the state of
Israel, untilthe 1988 Summit of EU
Prime Ministers and most recently the 2003 Summit of the European Defense
Rhodes is also a favourite choice for
international scientific and medical conferences such as the 5th Congress of
the European Federation of Orthopedics (EUFOS) held in Rodos in 2004 with more
than 6000 delegates from 64 countries and the European Academy of Dermatology
& Venereology- EADV conference (12.000 pax).
Moreover major conventions and symposiums
have been held in the fields of technology, economics and culture such as the
7th Symposium of the Organization of World Heritage Cities of UNESCO in 2003
with the participation of 167 Historical cities from all over the World, the
International Sommelier Contest, Best Sommelier of the World” Concours Mondial
de Sommeliers and the international launching of Chrome Bar by Google in
Major multinational companies in every
field of activity, such as: IBM, Vodafone, Ford, Bayer, Cannon, Coca Cola,
Barclays Bank, Guardian Media Group, Google, Wella, Allianz, to mention just a
few, have chosen Rhodes for their Corporate Meetings and Incentives.
According to the statistics provided by the
conference organisers, due to the attractiveness of the destination, a
conference or an incentive in Rhodes, achieves record attendance rates in both
participants and spouses.