Published on Monday, June 4, 2012
The Convention Centre Dublin Celebrated its 500th Event
The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) celebrated its 500th event this week with the international conference TM Forum Management World. Since its opening in September 2010, The CCD has hosted over 240,000 delegate days at a range of events, including international conferences, corporate meetings, banquets, exhibitions, award ceremonies and entertainment.
"Having successfully delivered 500 events, of various complexities, we are delighted with the consistently positive feedback we receive from our customers," said Nick Waight, CEO, The Convention Centre Dublin. "Our clients constantly make reference to our friendly, welcoming team, who work tirelessly to ensure that every event at The CCD goes beyond clients’ expectations. We are very fortunate to have this unique advantage in the marketplace and we believe it is, and will continue to be, a huge factor in our success, as we aim to become the best conference venue in Europe by 2014."
The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) is situated in Spencer Dock on the banks of the River Liffey. Ireland’s first purpose-built international conference and event venue aims to become the best convention centre in Europe by 2014. With a strong commitment to sustainability and best practices, The CCD recently secured accreditation for quality (ISO 9001) and environmental (ISO 14001) management systems. The award-winning venue is configured to accommodate conferences from 8 to 8,000 participants in 22 purpose-built meeting rooms. Its iconic design includes a 2,000-seat auditorium, 4,500 square metres of exhibition space and banqueting facilities for up to 3,000 guests. The CCD offers the latest technology throughout its sophisticated, flexible and delegate-friendly venue with an experienced and passionate team.