GL events
Welcome to the world of events.
As an integrated Group operating in all event professions, GL events works in three major segments:
event organisation, event venue management and services for fairs, congresses and events.
© Odile Decq architect / Felice Varini – Altitude 150
GL events
GL events enters into a joint venture
with Yuexiu Group
to jointly develop a network of event sites in China. The first phase will consist in managing a 50,000 m2 convention centre in Gangzhou (Canton), targeted for opening in 2019.
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GL events enters into a joint venture<BR>with Yuexiu Group
Euro 2016
Fan Zone in Lyon
A total surface area of 62,000m2 and 25,000 people a day; the Fan Zone in Lyon managed by GL events was the official home of football and fun during the event.
© Nicolas Rodet
Euro 2016<BR>Fan Zone in Lyon
Brazil Game Show
The biggest game show in Latin America chose Sao Paulo Expo to host this year’s event, attended by 300,000 fans!
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Brazil Game Show
Turin International Book Fair
With 127,596 tickets sold in 2016, the Turin Book Fair, organised by GL events – Lingotto Fiere, is a genuine success story.
© Fondazione per il Libro, la Musica e la Cultura
Turin International Book Fair
Sport dans la Ville
GL events provided services to “Sport dans la Ville”, an association promoting social inclusion through sport, for the inauguration of its new premises.
© Gilles Fillot
Sport dans la Ville
Cannes Film Festival
For more than twenty years, GL events has been on the select guest list of the greatest film festival in the world, providing top-quality services for the event.
© Alexandra Fleurantin
Cannes Film Festival
Nuits de Fourvière
GL events has been a partner to this festival in Lyon for many years: sound systems, lighting, structures for the “Village des Nuits”.
© Francis Mainard
Nuits de Fourvière
Designed as an upmarket showroom in the heart of Paris, the show is the ideal place to get a preview of the pre-collections of fabrics and accessories, in a select private environment.
© Stéphane Kossmann
Nuits Sonores
GL events is the audiovisual services provider to this major electronic music festival!
© Laure Rousville
Nuits Sonores
Spacious, elegant and with impeccable finishing, Absolute Triple Deck is an exceptional structure that combines robustness and aesthetics. Providing more than 25% additional interior surface area, this new events structure takes standards in excellence to a whole new level.
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1 - Budapest - Hungexpo

The Hungexpo Budapest Fair Center is Hungary's largest trade show facility right in the heart of the capital and a convenient 20 minute car ride from the international airport. Situated in more than 36 hectares of beautifully landscaped gardens, its pavilions provide an ideal venue for exhibitions, events and conferences.

Hungexpo Budapest Fair Center - Hungary's largest trade show facility
Hungexpo Budapest Fair Center - Hungary's largest trade show facility
Hungexpo Budapest Fair Center - Hungary's largest trade show facility


  • Located at the crossroads of Europe and straddling the Danube, Budapest, Hungary's capital, boasts an excellent location and unique terrain.

  • An economic hub in Central Eastern Europe, it is a popular business and tourist destination, both quick and easy to reach.

  • With an area of 525 sqm and a population of two millions, this major city is accessible from nearly every corner of the world by all modes of transport.
  • Budapest boasts over 70 hotels-including conference hotels, luxury accommodation, health and wellness hotels, and apartment suites-to satisfy the needs of the nearly two million visitors who come on business or just for pleasure.

  • Discover budapest - hungexpo's website This truly European tourist and cultural center is made complete with medicinal and thermal waters, over 800 historic monuments, sparkling cultural life, full-bodied wines, famous Hungarian hospitality and, of course, the magnificent Buda Castle a world heritage site with an unparalleled view of the Danube.


Key points

  • 55,000 sqm gross covered area
  • 7 exhibition pavilions:
    - ranging from a net area of 700 to 12,000 sqm
    - able to receive between 250 to 15,000 people
  • 1 convention pavilion:
    - A gross covered area of 12,300sqm
    - A capacity up to 9,300 people (theatre style)
  • 24,000 sqm exhibition outdoor area
  • 8 conference rooms for 15 to 250 people
  • Well-equipped press centre
  • Parking for exhibitors and visitors with 3000 places

  • Other services:
    - Bank
    - Restaurant



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