The Toluca Convention Center occupies an important place in the meetings industry

In an increasingly competitive environment in the tourism industry, it is essential that the destinations have modern facilities and with the best conditions to attract the interest of the organizers of congresses, conventions, fairs and exhibitions, since the Meeting Industry is a of the most profitable for this important sector of the Mexican economy, generating 25 billion dollars a year.

The Toluca Convention Center occupies an important place in the meetings industry
The Toluca Convention Center occupies an important place in the meetings industry

Such is the case of the Toluca Convention and Exhibition Center, a space that, in just two years of operations, has managed to open a prominent place in the tourism of meetings in Mexico, a segment that day by day gains ground and is consolidated as a relevant industry in our country, by contributing, by itself, 1.5 of the national GDP. This enclosure, in charge of the State Secretariat of Tourism, has hosted, since its opening, events of the Meeting Industry, such as the World

Meetings Forum Summit 2018 and the 11th edition of the National Meeting Professionals International (MPI), Mexico Chapter, as well as the XXIV International Congress of Pediatric Onco-Hematology, the XII Congress of the Pediatric Federation of the Center, FEPECE and the event of professionals of the aeronautical industry, Aero Expo 2018, among many others.

Meetings Forum Summit 2018 and the 11th edition of the National Meeting Professionals International (MPI), Mexico Chapter, as well as the XXIV International Congress of Pediatric Onco-Hematology, the XII Congress of the Pediatric Federation of the Center, FEPECE and the event of professionals of the aeronautical industry, Aero Expo 2018, among many others.

The dates for the XI National Congress of Optometry, AMFECCO, the World Innovation Expo 2019, the Commercial Mission of Construction of the Delegation of Quebec, the Expo of the Mexican Chamber of the Construction Industry are already scheduled for the year that begins. , CMIC and the Aero Expo in its 2019 edition, events that stand out among the more than 50 that are scheduled for this period.

It should be noted that all of them mean an important economic benefit for housing, transportation, food and other complementary services that are required for their development.

This spill benefits mainly Toluca, Lerma and Metepec, municipalities that are within the area of influence of the Convention and Exhibition Center of the Mexican capital.

It is important to note that the State of Mexico has other suitable destinations for the development of Meetings Tourism, such as Valle de Bravo, which, among other events, has hosted the XXII National Meeting Tourism Congress, or Ixtapan de la Sal, that hosted the North American Advisory Summit (NAAS), both top-level events in the tourism sector, which have contributed to the economic and social development of these Magic Towns.