Strategic Partners

The partners mentioned above embrace Maastricht as a congress city as well as the Maastricht Convention Bureau:

John M. Aarts, Alderman for Economic Affairs, Mobility and Finance of the city of Maastricht:

“The MECC is one of Maastricht’s economical supporting pillars. Congresses and exhibitions generate more than 700 employment opportunities and generate higher occupancy in the city’s hotels. The work of the Maastricht Convention Bureau is essential to attract various congresses to the city, therefore it plays a major role in business tourism for Maastricht and its knowledge industry.”

Nico Stam, Deputy Director of the Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus:

About Maastricht as a congress city:“The Maastricht region offers everything in a very compact and attractive size you could wish for when organizing a conference. Besides the modern congress centre, capable of organizing small as well as larger conferences, the congress centre is within a short distance of the historical city centre with plenty excellent beaneries, terraces, hotels and everything else which will appeal to the conference delegates.” About the Maastricht Convention Bureau: “First of all, I see the Maastricht Convention Bureau as an important player in the local een ecosystem and part of the network with parties and people who are crucial to furhter develop and internationalize the Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus and the region.”