Maastricht Convention Bureau

Organization

The strengths of key players of the congress community are combined within a “one stop shop” for congress organizers: the Maastricht Convention Bureau. They provide neutral advice and tailor-made offers. We work with them with high satisfaction for many years.

Jan Cobbenhagen, CEO Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus

The Maastricht Convention Bureau has over 20 years of experience and cooperates with all the relevant suppliers, hotels, regional governments and knowledge institutes in the Maastricht region to guarantee that your congress gets the attention and support it deserves. We are the “one-stop-shop” with extensive expertise and sincere attention for you, your congress and your international delegates and are eager to make your congress in the Maastricht region a true success.

We are a non-profit foundation.

One of our core values of is customer intimacy. We build long lasting relationships with customers, conference organizers, and (chain) partners. We build mutual trust and deliver high quality service.

 

Objectives:

  • Developing and managing business tourism in the Maastricht Region;
  • Attracting and especially involving new partners;
  • Initiating and conducting marketing and promotional activities for the business market both at home and abroad;
  • Marketing cooperation between different chain partners in the province of Limburg;
  • Contribute to the international profiling of the Limburg knowledge industry through close links with the campus structure.

 

Mission:

The Maastricht Convention Bureau is active in the international congress market. We are convinced that “live” encounters will always add value to human interaction. We excel in connecting the (inter)national demand for business meetings and congresses with the Limburg gastronomy and hospitality and its innovation-driven, economic top sectors. We therefore offer our clients regional content relevance for their conference / meeting, combined with excellent host management in a substantive relevant environment.

 

Vision:

We are committed to providing our customers the best possible solution. We prefer a long-term sustainable relationship and take care of our customers by properly facilitating support, which makes the conference a huge success.

As far as congresses are concerned, we want Limburg to play a leading role by ensuring that international congresses in the region are not only optimally facilitated but also sustained in terms of Limburg’s innovative capacity and knowledge economy . Especially when it comes to new materials & chemicals, health & life sciences and smart services. In addition, more and more attention is being paid to cross-overs between these sectors. 

Maastricht Convention Bureau team 

Jurgen Moors Katja Zambib
Jurgen Moors

Managing Director

Monique Trapasso

Business Development Manager

Conventions

Katja Zambib-Otten

Marketing & Office Coordinator

Board members

nico-7996 lars-flinkerbusch susanne_pauwels
Nico Stam

Deputy Director Brightlands Maastricht Health Campus

Independent chairman

Frans Willem Cox

Director Van der Valk Maastricht

Board member on behalf of the hotels in the Maastricht Region

Lars Flinkerbusch

Director of VVV Maastricht Marketing

Board member on behalf of the Maastricht Tourist Office

Susanne Pauwels

Managing Director Pauwels Congress Organisers

Board member on behalf of the service providers

Rob van de Wiel

Director MECC Maastricht

Board member on behalf of MECC Maastricht