Published on : Tuesday, February 21, 2017
Jerusalem International Convention Center (ICC) has been named by Business Destinations Magazine as one of the top 10 conference destinations in the world. An eminent center in the Middle East, Binyenei Ha’uma or Jerusalem International Convention Center has grabbed this position despite terror attacks and growing BDS movement.
To quote the magazine in its annual 2017 winter edition, ‘’ since its establishment, the ICC has consistently earned the respect of customers from around the world. As Israel’s official representative convention center, the ICC is considered a national institution.”
Customer service, scope of activities, meeting the objectives of various businesses, recent number of visitors, and geographic location and possibility of future development were analyzed by the magazine and the editors of the website while selecting the convention center. Mira Altman, ICC executive director said that more than 500,000 visitors attended events in 2016. To quote Mira, ‘’ this is great news and shows the enormous potential of the ICC in Jerusalem to the world at large. his shows the enormous potential for international conferences in Jerusalem, and therefore [buttresses] the marketing efforts of the Tourism Ministry and Jerusalem Convention & Visitors Bureau to bring more conventions to the city.”