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Bea World Festival – The International Festival of Events and Live Communication – recognises and promotes excellence in events and live communication across the whole world. It is the essential meeting place and networking event where the international event community gathers during three inspiring days culminating in the awarding of prizes to the best events of the year.
Heads of event agencies, corporate event directors, senior representatives of event associations, trade media from over 29 countries attend the Festival every year to celebrate creativity, exchange ideas and best practices, and create business opportunities.
Over 400 top professionals will gather in Porto from November 15th to 18th to:
- Participate at the live auditions. A show in itself since all shortlisted projects will be presented live by their creators to the Jury Panel and Delegates during a public session.
- Get involved in the Conference Programme. An opportunity to get inspiration from the keynotes sessions, to learn, exchange visions, creativity, and best practices.
- Celebrate the Best Event Awards World. A gala ceremony to award the best projects and get an international recognition. A great show followed by a fine dinner and a super after-party.
- Exploit all networking activities. A series of opportunities to meet peers: from one-to-one meetings to the closing dinner, the after-party and an exclusive leisure programme on Saturday 18th November.
The Festival main features
The Festival is built around three key elements:
Bea World Festival is a truly live communication experience. The best event agencies in the world will showcase their projects live to the Jury members and delegates in a public audition on Thursday 16th November, 2017. All shortlisted events will be presented in 10 minutes by a representative of the entrant agency through a 3-minute video, a 3-minute speech and, a Q&A session.
The Awards Ceremony, on Friday 17th November, will celebrate the best during a great show that will highlight the ‘e-Factor’, the event factor.
Bea World Festival is the perfect environment to exchange ideas with peers and industry experts from different countries and cultures. Get the chance to interact, share, debate and work through ideas!
The Conference Programme, scheduled on Friday 17th November, will offer delegates outstanding keynote presentations, technical workshops and interactive sessions that will help you get inspiration and new ideas.
The Festival features a series of activities designed to facilitate the networking among delegates and to create business opportunities with top professionals from all over the world.
An outstanding leisure programme, scheduled on Saturday 18th November, will be offered to all delegates to discover the beauties of Porto and continue networking in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.