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
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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
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GL events UK in the heart of the London Olympic Park.

From 5 to 13 August 2017, the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in London will be hosting the biggest athletics competition of the year. After Beijing in August 2015, the British capital will be organising the 16th IAAF World Championships.

From the 100 metre-sprint and triple jump to the javelin and heptathlon, the championships will include a total of 47 disciplines, involving both men’s and women’s events. Renowned athletics stars such as Usain Bolt and Mo Farah will be aiming for a last major win as they approach the end of their careers.

GL events UK has been selected to provide some sixty multi-purpose structures to be installed around the Olympic Park. The structures will house different facilities such as athlete warm-up areas, medical facilities, the security and volunteer coordination offices and the media area. From the 25x60m broadcasting centre to the 5x5m stores,  everything has been custom-made to blend perfectly into the Olympic Park.

The biggest challenge for the teams was to deliver and install the infrastructures in this major capital city which is constantly bustling with activity. Every corner of London will be in dressed in the colours of the championships, from the spectator access-ramp above the moat of the Tower of London to the network cable system suspended from London Bridge itself.


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