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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 security
  • Wonderful climate and mild temperatures all year round, holding the sunshine record in Greece with 330 sunny days per year,
  • 2400 years of history & culture, a greatexample of which is the Medieval Town which was inscribed on UNESCO’s World Heritage List in 1988.
  • Multicultural character
  • Breathtaking natural beauty
  • Cosmopolitan atmosphere
  • Modern infrastructure
  • Excellent know how and experience in hosting conventions and events
  • Excellent conference and hotel facilities.

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 Ministers.

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 2008. 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.