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.
© 效果图│ Renderings
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!
© @studioLopes
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.
© Detail Ltd
Back to News

BWF 2010 Badminton World Championships

The "French Badminton Federation" (FFBA), which is in charge of organising the 18th championships, has contracted GL events as service provider and "Official Supporter of the BWF 2010 Badminton World Championships".

For the first time since they were created in 1977, the BWF Badminton World Championships will be held in Paris, France, from 23 to 29 August 2010 at the Pierre-de-Coubertin sports hall.
Since 2005, the BWF Badminton World Championships are organised every year, except in Olympic years. Bringing together the world's best badminton players, the BWF (Badminton World Federation) Badminton World Championships, are the sport's main competition.
The BWF championships are an individual event where the best players from each country play in men's and women's singles and doubles matches, as well as mixed doubles.

See the official website The "French Badminton Federation" (FFBA), which is in charge of organising the 18th championships, has contracted GL events as service provider and "Official Supporter of the BWF 2010 Badminton World Championships".
As such, the Group will look after the competition overlays and fittings, such as the general contracting for the event, the stands, decoration, furniture, signage etc.

In addition, GL events will be present as a provider and "Official Partner of the French International Badminton Open 2010" which will take place from 2 to 7 November 2010 at the Pierre de Coubertin stadium in Paris.



Communication relations:

Customer service:

  • Tel: +33 (0)8 25 836 835