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 GL events press releases and financial news - 2011

GL events signs major event tents and seatings contracts

GL events announces the signature of two contracts for the provision of temporary equipment in connection with the 2011 Tests Events and the 2012 Olympic Games.

Tents and seatings

GL events Services/Owen Brown will provide temporary structures and grandstand seating for the 2012 London Olympic and Paralympic Games.

This £18,3 million contract provides for the design and provision of temporary structures for 25 sites both within the Olympic Park and external sites in addition to temporary seating solutions for 15 sites, in large part outside the Olympic Park.

GL events is also pursuing projects involving other tender opportunities in progress for the Olympic Games.

Greenwich Park Test Events 

The Organising Committee of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games has also awarded a contract to a consortium that includes GL events in partnership with its sister company Owen Brown to deliver temporary equipment for the Greenwich Park Olympic Test Events to be held this summer, one year before the Games.

This contract represents revenue of £2.8 million.

GL events Services/Owen Brown will act both as prime contractor of thirty different items of temporary equipment.

These developments highlight the Group's focus on expanding and confirming its position as a provider to major worldwide sports events.


GL events confirms that a dividend of €0.90 per share was approved by the Annual General Meeting of 29 April 2011 with an ex-date of 4 July 2011 and a payment date of 7 July 2011.

Upcoming events:
Half-year results, 28 July 2011 (after the close of trading)

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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Erick Rostagnat - Managing Director Corporate Finances and Administration:
Tel : +33(0)4 72 31 54 20


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