The Hague strengthens its position as a MICE destination
Economic results of 2017 indicate that The Hague is becoming an increasingly popular destination within the MICE industry, according to a report by The Hague Convention Bureau. In this report, THCB presents its middle and long-term strategy on making The Hague the second city in the Netherlands when it comes to hosting international meetings and conferences and is thus building upon previous successes.
The Hague’s iconic landmarks illuminated for World TB Day
Major buildings throughout The Hague lit up in red to raise awareness and show commitment to ending Tuberculosis (TB), as part of a global initiative which is taking place annually on 24 March. World TB Day is a joint campaign by the Stop TB Partnership and the World Health Organisation (WHO).
An event about Brexit, with speakers Sigrid Kaag, Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation, Government of the Netherlands Jean-François van Boxmeer, Chairman of the Executive Board / CEO Heineken NV, Hans de Boer, President, VNO-NCW
Niclas Mårtensson, CEO, Stena Line
Fifty Years Nederlands Congresgebouw-World Forum 1969-2019
Exactly 49 years ago, at March 14 1969, the 'Nederlands Congresgebouw' was opened in the presence of Prince Bernhard. We are going to celebrate our 50 years anniversary for one year. March 2019 is going to be a special month!
Partnership between De Koekfabriek and World Forum The Hague is first step towards opening an establishment in The Hague
De Koekfabriek and World Forum The Hague have entered into a partnership. The bakery will be supplying all cookies and biscuits sold by World Forum The Hague. In addition to being fresh and delicious, the baked goods supplied by De Koekfabriek also have a social component, as they are produced by disadvantaged job seekers.
A year-round annual programme Seaside Celebration kicks off on 1 January 2018 with the Unox New Year Dive and ends on 31 December 2018 with Bonfires. Major attractions include the Volvo Ocean Race, the International Fireworks Festival and also the Sand Sculpting World Championships, held in The Hague.
King Willem-Alexander opens The Hague International Model United Nations
Since 1981 The Hague International Model United Nations Foundation (THIMUN) has organised an annual simulation of the United Nations for high school students around the world. It has become a unique educational experience of the highest quality, attended by more than 3,500 participants. Every January THIMUN always holds its annual conference at World Forum The Hague.
European Meetings & Events Conference 2019 in World Forum The Hague
Meeting Professionals International (MPI) and MPI The Netherlands Chapter announced plans to collaborate on next year’s European Meetings and Events Conference (EMEC). The announcement was made on stage during the closing plenary session of SITE + MPI Global Forum in Rome today, 14 January 2018.
We recently installed our brand new led screen at our blue building with a borrowed large crane. Also, our new logo is now placed at our building. We made this change in order to be associated more with the already successful branding of The city of The Hague.
Unique book launch MEGATRENDS EVENTS by Trendwatcher Adjiedj Bakas in cooperation with World Forum The Hague
A new book was launched on 13 December 2017 at World Forum The Hague with the title: Megatrends Events, we’ll never stop meeting, but how? The book focuses on trends and developments that are likely to have a major impact on the conference and events sector in the Netherlands and abroad.
World Forum The Hague and the City of The Hague reopen World Forum after EUR 28 million investment
World Forum The Hague (formerly World Forum) and the City of The Hague will reopen the largest venue for conferences and events in The Hague on 13 December 2017, after years of renovations and an investment of more than EUR 28 million. The event, entitled The Next Chapter, marks a new chapter in the history of the former Nederlands Congresgebouw.
Ready for The NEXT Chapter in World Forum The Hague
World Forum The Hague (voormalig World Forum) en Gemeente Den Haag heropenen 13 december 2017 de grootste event venue van Den Haag na jarenlange renovatie en een investering van ruim 28 miljoen. Met een nieuwe expo zaal en diverse andere ontwikkelingen is World Forum nu klaar voor het volgende hoofdstuk.
Exclusive! Book your theater dinner (including drinks) now with the original Broadway production 'West Side Story'!
From 12 - 30 December you can enjoy an exclusive theater menu in our restaurant before the musical West Side Story! Treat yourself to the perfect evening with a delicious pre-performance 3-course theatre menu including all drinks!
SDN NFV World Congress organisers Layer123, confirm a two year contract extension with World Forum The Hague
In October 2018 and 2019 approx 2,000 executives will again join The World’s leading and largest meeting place for the carrier Network Transformation industry at World Forum The Hague after two successful editions in 2016 and 2017.