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A LEGENDARY CITY

COMPARISON WITH THE REGION

Paris, a legendary city, has inspired artists, photographers and musicians throughout the ages. Each year, around 400 fairs and trade shows are held in Paris, drawing nearly 10 million visitors and 100,000 exhibitors. Paris tops the list of congress destinations; the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA), a point of reference for the sector, recently declared Paris the world’s leading city for hosting international congresses. Paris also has a plethora of venues for meetings and events with 17 congress and exhibition centres and a thousand classic, modern and unusual venues.

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PARIS FACT SHEET

Destination population:2,148,271
The number of 4* and 5* category hotel rooms:97,194
The number of 4* and 5* category hotels:1,547
The size of the largest hall in the city (in m2):50,000
Maximum hall capacity in theatre style (largest hall in the city)25,000
Banquet hall maximum capacity (largest hall in the city):10,000
The number of professional studios for digital and hybrid events:NA
Average internet speed when organising events (Mbps):33
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DESTINATION INDICATORS 2022

ICCA Index – worldwide ranking 20228 / 4.93
ACI Airport Connectivity Index*12.441 / 5.00
Numbeo Quality of Life Index**150.98 / 3.03
Numbeo Safety Index***52.70 / 2.91
GDS Index2.70
Nomad List Overall Score3.63

 

READ MORE ABOUT THE MEETING EXPERIENCE INDEX AT: https://kongres-magazine.eu/mtlg-meetologues-of-new-europe/.


 

*ACI Europe Airport Connectivity (higher is better) is based on the SEO NetScan connectivity model, which measures airport connectivity in a more comprehensive way. It measures the number and quality of direct/non-stop connections as well as indirect connections via other airports. The NetScan model brings the most relevant connection components of every single market (frequency, travel time, connecting time) together into a single indicator: the Airport Connectivity Index. Find out more at www.aci-europe.org.

**NUMBEO Quality of Life Index (higher is better) is an estimation of overall quality of life by using an empirical formula which takes into account purchasing power index (higher is better), pollution index (lower is better), house price to income ratio (lower is better), cost of living index (lower is better), safety index (higher is better), health care index (higher is better), traffic commute time index (lower is better) and climate index (higher is better). Find out more at www.numbeo.com.

***NUMBEO Safety Index (higher is better) is an estimation of the overall level of safety in a given city or country. Find out more at www.numbeo.com.

MTLG CATEGORY

XL MEETING DESTINATION

Destinations that can host more than 2000 attendees.

OVERALL PERFORMANCE

PARIS INDIVIDUAL GRADES 2022 
Natural and cultural factors4.95
General and transport infrastructure4.96
Tourist infrastructure5.00
Meeting infrastructure4.99
Subjective grade4.93
Marketing Buzz4.95
ICCA index - worldwide ranking4.93
Numbeo Quality of life Index3.03
Numbeo Safety Index2.91
ACI Airport Connectivity Index5.00
Nomad List Overall Score3.63
FINAL GRADE4.56
6 YEARS RESULTS201720182019202020212022
FINAL GRADENANA4.564.574.574.56

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WHO TO CONTACT

PARIS CONVENTION BUREAU
25 rue des Pyramides
Paris, France
W: https://en.parisinfo.com/