Colombia’s profile within the meetings industry is increasing as all the necessary elements for a successful business event come together in one place.
The country combines nature and tradition with big metropolis and modern life.
The capital, Bogotá, versatile in nature and people, is an important academic and business hub, with competitive prices for event planners.
The city has more than 50 meeting and event venues plus offers accommodation with a total of 30,000 rooms. Among the most important venues is the CORFERIAS international convention center, with 23 exhibition halls, 65,000 square meters of multipurpose space spread over five floors with 18 meeting rooms, with the top floor alone comprising a capacity for up to 4,000 people.
Bogotá is the only Latin American city to be a member of the BestCities Global Alliance, an association of the world’s top twelve cities for hosting events.
Business events in Colombia can be organised with the help of the government institution ProColombia.