(8/1/19) Congress Messe Innsbruck generates 360 million euros in gross added value
To calculate the added value of Congress Messe Innsbruck’s business activities, the Austrian Institute of Economic Research (WIFO) comprehensively analyzed its economic effects on both the region and its people. The results of the study confirm the substantial economic and touristic importance of Congress Messe Innsbruck. The numbers also underscore the importance of event operations in wealth generation: 360 million euros in gross value added secures around 5,800 jobs in addition to generating tax revenues of 120 million euros and social welfare contributions of 62 million euros.
Thanks to its constant high-quality work PCO Tyrol Congress has been accredited as a member of IAPCO. For Mathias Posch, president of IAPCO, this is only logical and was just a matter of time. The new member has many regular customers who trustingly rely on the bespoke service of the PCO Tyrol Congress team in managing their conferences.
(9/2/18) Overnight stays: Innsbruck, the Congress and Trade Fair City, achieves record results
With 3.2 million overnight stays, more tourists stayed overnight in Innsbruck last year than ever before, as the latest tourist statistics show. Innsbruck, the major city in the Alps, is now only second to Vienna in the whole of Austria. One reason for this, according to Christian Mayerhofer, CEO of Congress Messe Innsbruck (CMI), is the strong MICE sector.