Lisbon - Meetings & Events Destination

12th Nov, 2018

Spread across seven hills overlooking the majestic River Tagus, Lisbon is a key business centre and MICE powerhouse. Its ever-growing range of world-class venues, hotels and incentives options makes it a popular choice for major international events.

Web Summit 2018

Dubbed as “the best technology conference on the planet” by Forbes and praised by The New York Times for assembling “a grand conclave of the tech industry’s high priests”, the sold-out Web Summit 2018 will gather 70,000 delegates in Lisbon, and the important event will remain in Lisbon for the next ten years.

“We chose Lisbon because of its good infrastructure, the incredible site that will host the event and its growing startup community. We look forward to working with the business community here in Lisbon,” said Paddy Cosgrove, chief executive of Web Summit.

The Perfect Environment for Spa & Wellbeing

Lisbon has more than 20 spa hotels offering a multitude of packages and treatments to pamper its visitors. With its geographical advantages and its facilities: river borders, hills overlooking the city adapted trails and bike paths, Lisbon offers an ideal setting to take care of your body.

The city of the 7 hills offers different options for a personalised wellness break: thalassotherapy, luminophore, chronotherapy, Ayurveda therapy based on the balance of body and mind or Chinese medicine. In the Lisbon region, Cascais, a popular seaside resort, is the new destination for wellness and health in Europe. Apart from its notoriety due to surfing and golf, Cascais dominates the sector of orthopaedics. With centres of the first choice, adapted to medical evolutions and constantly at the top of innovation.

Lisbon reinforces its wellness offer thanks to a highly-developed leisure offer, with a diversified offer of spas and thalassotherapies. Its environment is conducive to relaxation: sun and sea, natural park, culture; All the ingredients to spend a pleasant stay and allow everyone to enjoy the sweetness of life.

The Lisboa Convention Bureau

Founded in 1987, the Lisboa Convention Bureau is a department of Turismo de Lisboa, and their main goal is to promote Lisbon as a prime destination for International events.

The Lisboa Convention Bureau provides free services during the bidding stage such as:

  • Production of Bidding Books
  • Suggestion, contacts and proposal for the most suitable meeting facilities
  • Sponsoring, organisation and escort of site inspection visits in Lisbon
  • Suggestion of PCO´s and DMC´s
  • Suggestion of venues for the social program
  • Promotion of the event in our online channels and production of a brochure – Lisbon Invites

Feel free to email your enquiries to for more information.

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