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 provides the installations for COP22 in Marrakech from 7 to 18 November 2016.
The largest temporary installation ever produced.
© Architecte OUALALOU+CHOI
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
São Paulo International Motor Show
São Paulo Expo stages the largest and most important auto show in Latin America.
© @studioLopes
São Paulo International Motor Show
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
Back to Press releases 2001

Générale Location: The right assets to make 2002 a success

As indicated in the press release dated 15 November 2001, Générale Location announces several operations, which will contribute to the growth of the activity in 2002.

Award of the management of the congress center Pierre Baudis in Toulouse for a ten-year period

After Lyon, Saint-Etienne, Clermont-Ferrand and more recently Barcelona, on 14 December 2001 Générale Location was entrusted by the city of Toulouse with the running of the Congress Center Pierre Baudis. The contract is signed for a ten-year duration starting the 1st of January 2002. The 16 000 m² building can accommodate events with up to 1 200 people. This signature confirms Générale Location's development in the activity of space management and will allow the increase of synergies with the different activities offered by Générale Location.

Development of the enginneering activity and event communication thanks to the integration of esprit public and package

Générale Location has again taken over the major holding in Package, company that was held up to today by its principal shareholder Group Polygone.

Moreover, Générale Location has signed to take over 65% of the capital of the company Esprit Public whose activity comes as a complimentary addition since it intervenes ahead of time as a source of advice with institutional and local organizations.

Net sales for all 3 operations will represent over the year 2002 a volume of activity of 17m Euros.

Next communication:
2001 annual net sales on 12 February 2002


GL events, bringing people together

Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration : Erick ROSTAGNAT
Telephone :  + 33 4 72 31 54 20
Fax : + 33 4 26 20 42 00
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