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Congrès EMTECH à Toulouse

Your Congress Destination

Our mission: make our city easier for you!

The Convention Bureau, specialized in supporting professional events, offers you resources and support from A to Z!

We are here to guide you, facilitate your first steps in the city and support your project.

Our goal is to help you organize your event as you imagine it, in order to make your congress a real success and a unique experience for your attendees.

Tailor-made support

Are you a researcher, Phd student, or association member?

Do you want to apply to host an event in Toulouse?

We will accompany you free of charge from the moment you bid!

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Supporting your conference

A bid should include key information about the destination and the benefits expected for each delegate. The Convention Bureau will help you analyze your RFP and provide you all the elements that will contribute to the success of your bid:

  • Detailed information about the destination: accessibility, capacity, venues and service providers;
  • Documentary and promotional resources: images, videos, brochures, etc.;
  • Contact with private and public local stakeholders, obtaining support letters;
  • Assistance in finding local professionals adapted to the project;
  • Organization of site-inspections;
  • and much more.

Congress Fund

In order to attract large-scale congresses, Toulouse Metropole has set up a unique financial mechanism: the "congress support fund”: 1 million euros per year is dedicated to help local organising committees hosting large-scale international professional events, with strong economic benefits for the metropolis.

Large-scale conferences (more than 9,000 overnight stays) well as those promoting sectors of excellence are fully eligible, as well as certain international scientific conferences (for example being ranked by ICCA). 

In order to be eligible for this financial scheme unique in its kind, events must be organized by national or international associations, learned societies, national or international professional federations, higher education and research establishments, or private-public consortiums with a predominance of public structures.

Meetings - Le MEETT, parc des expositions et des congrès

High-performance facilities

To ensure that your congresses are held in the best possible conditions, Toulouse has large range of high-performance venues, fully adapted to your needs including 2 convention centers with two amphitheaters seating 500 people each and exhibition spaces (1,200 m2 and 2,000 m2).

Exhibition and Convention Centre

Since 2020, the new Toulouse Exhibition and Convention Center - MEETT - has been housing a convention center and exhibition halls on more than 40,000 m2 of modular space. The infrastructure is part of a sustainable development approach and meeting not only the expectations of professionals but also the latest of the industry with facilities combining technologiy and versatility.

Discover MEETT

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Welcoming your delegates

The Convention Bureau offers personalized support in order to provide each delegate an unforgettable memory of the event and the destination.

Our “welcome pack” allows you to benefit services such as:

  • A welcome desk at the airport or at the Matabiau train station;
  • An application to help each delegate find and book hotel rooms (widget);
  • Preferential rates (airlines, urban transport, etc.);
  • Tourist documentation and city maps for each participant.

Download the welcome pack and discover the supporting services

A tailor-made social programme!

You wish to organize a customized and original social program: a gala dinner in a prestigious place or to animate your evening around "space-inspired" activities?

We can assist you in this process putting you in touch with specialists who will offer you qualified accompanying programs.

Give your delegates the opportunity to live an unforgettable experience!

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They chose Toulouse

A an international congress destination par excellence, for several years Toulouse has figured among the top 5 French cities for international congresses according to the ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) rankings.

Thanks to its 163 R&D centres, its universities and cutting-edge knowledge hubs, Toulouse is a destination that makes sense!