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
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Summary of the information note issued as part of a stock buyback plan subject to the approval of the mixed annual general meeting to be held on 10 december 2001

Générale Location
Public Limited Company with a capital of 47 870 780 Euros
Head Office: Z.I. route d'Irigny (69) BRIGNAIS
351 571 757 Registered at the Chamber of Commerce in LYON

This information note was approved by the COB n° 01 - 1338
dated the 21st of November 2001

Plan objectives

The objectives behind the buyback plan are, in order of priority, the intervention on the market in order to regulate the stock quotation and the implementation of a policy of patrimonial and financial management.

The intervention on the stock quotation will be carried out in descending order of priority as follows:

- Purchase and sale on the market depending on its situation
- Systematic intervention as a measure of counter-trend

Policy of patrimonial and financial management means, in descending order of priority:

- Use of shares as payment or exchange within the framework of possible external growth transactions ;
- Attribution of shares to employees and / or corporate representatives of Générale Location and the Group within the framework of plans of call options of shares ;
- Allocation of shares when exercising one's rights attached to transferable securities which give the right to receive company stock ;
- Conversion of shares bought back or coming about as a result of a financial transaction (merger, break-up, partial contribution of assets).

Terms and conditions

Générale Location would be authorized to acquire a maximum of 10 % of its capital,
or 1 196 769 shares.

The maximum purchasing price is established at 30 Euros per share and the minimum selling price at 3 Euros per share.

This plan will be valid for a duration of eighteen months starting at the time of the Annual General Meeting, or up to the 10th of June 2003.

The information note approved by the COB is available at the Head Quarters of the company Générale Location and can be requested by anyone who wishes to receive a copy.

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
Email :

Code ISIN : FR0000066672
Code Bloomberg : GLO FP
Code Reuter : GLTN.PA
Code FTSE : 581


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


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