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Vidanta to Host 2018 World Meetings Forum

Vidanta to Host 2018 World Meetings Forum

17 / Aug / 2017

Mexico City, August 10, 2017 – Vidanta, a leading destination resort company in Latin America, has been selected to host the World Meetings Forum at the newly opened Grand Vidanta Convention Center at Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta in July 2018. This collaboration furthers Vidanta’s position as the premium conference service provider for meetings and events in Mexico.

The World Meetings Forum brings together global leaders of the meetings, incentives, conventions, and events (MICE) industry with the objective of sharing business news, forecasts, and trends for the year. ¬Notable attendees include top talent from the International Associations such as ICCA, MPI, SITE, IAEE, and more. During the convention, attendees will enjoy a comprehensive educational program including keynote speakers, trend panel discussions and dynamic networking sessions. The complete agenda and list of keynote speakers will be released next year.

“We look forward to welcoming the 2018 World Meetings Forum to Banderas Bay in Nuevo Vallarta to experience the new Grand Vidanta Convention Center,” said Juan Carlos Salmon, Corporate Sales Manager for Vidanta Meetings & Events. “Vidanta is committed to growing the destination’s meetings and events capabilities by attracting top planners and hosted buyers to visit and experience the award-winning service at Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta.”

An architectural marvel, Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta seamlessly blends indoor and outdoor environments to celebrate the natural surroundings, with towering palapas, lush gardens, and miles of winding wooden pathways. The Grand Vidanta Convention Center complements the landscape with a striking design and floor-to-ceiling windows that capture the spectacular views of the surrounding Sierra Madre Mountains. The crowning feature is the 60-foot ceiling open-layout entryway allowing for an experience unlike any other in Riviera Nayarit.

A first-of-its-kind in the region, the Grand Vidanta Convention Center is the largest event space in Riviera Nayarit, spanning over 41,000 sq. ft. and accommodating over 3,200 guests across its flexible spaces. Each area comes equipped with high-speed Internet, streaming audio, and video capabilities, as well as a full suite of presentation hardware. A dedicated service team of caterers, event planners and technology experts are available to lend support and enhance the overall guest experience.

The Grand Vidanta Convention Center adds to the existing event facilities at Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta and offers groups access to Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta’s five resort hotels with over 2,200 guestrooms and a wide selection of 40 signature restaurants, cafes and bars. With 30 swimming pools, a mile of beachfront, two world-class spas – Brio and Spatium – nightly entertainment at Santuario, a Nicklaus Golf Academy, and two championship golf courses designed by Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman, Vidanta Nuevo Vallarta offers activities and amenities for groups of all sizes.

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