Porto Climbs Meetings Rankings

The northern city of Portugal has been ranked 53rd in the list of the world's top destinations for international meetings, conferences and other types of corporate gathering,
According to the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), the 'granite city' hosted 42 international events in 2012, more than several other traditional congress cities such as Milan, Florence, Seville, Moscow and Salzburg.
“This is the result of a lot of hard work on the part of the Porto Convention Bureau and the Porto Tourist Board and it reflects the great potential the city has for international events,” explained Helena Gonçalves, Executive Director.