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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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!
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Nuits Sonores
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NAPOLEON: discovering a legend

Presented for the first time in France, the exhibition entitled NAPOLEON: discovering a legend will open from 5 to 15 April 2012 at the Chorus Exhibition Park in Vannes.

Naploeon; discovering a legend is neither an anthology nor a depreciation of Napoleon Bonaparte.

The aim of the exhibition is not to rewrite the story of a man whose name is so intimately linked to the history of France and Europe but simply to present, in an impartial manner, the epic journey of a man who started from nothing, yet who would become an emblematic figure and establish the codes which govern the lives of more than 300 million people today.
The exhibition is a succession of different areas and rooms which, step by step, reveal the person and life of Napoleon Bonaparte:
-    his childhood in Corsica, which had become French a few days before his birth on 15 August
-    his time at the school in Brienne and then the Royal Military School which forged his strict upbringing and personal education,
-    the Italian campaign during which he would make a name for himself by repelling the 1st foreign coalition aimed at re-establishing the monarchy, followed by the Egyptian campaign, which was an immense scientific success and for which Egypt is still grateful to France,
-    the four years of the Consulate, a period of domestic peace and reorganisation, the most prolific in terms of texts, codes and other ideas which are still in application today,
-    the women (Josephine de Beauharnais and Marie Louise of Austria, for the official records) and children (including Napoleon II "the Eaglet") that marked his life, the typical and luxurious furniture ("return from Egypt" and "First Empire"),
-    the Coronation and its pomp, the consecration of the General become First Consul and
-    the Great Army and its European campaigns to defend freedom and the Republican spirit inherited from the French Revolution against successive monarchical coalitions, but which would finally erode the great man's prestige,
-    the fall, and the exile, first on the island of Elba then, after his return lasting 100 days on the continent, on Saint Helena, where he would die on 5 May 1821.

The exhibition presents 450 items and engravings, a lot of which are originals, as well as replicas; all items are accompanied by explanations and comments in a chronological layout adding knowledge, discovery and information to the enjoyment of a journey through our History.



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