45 years of the Cannes Yachting Festival

The Cannes Yachting Festival took place from 6 to 11 September 2022 in the port of Cannes. For its 45th anniversary, the Europe's largest in-water show welcomed 600 exhibitors and more than 54,000 French and international visitors who were delighted to discover nearly 650 boats of all kinds.
The Group is proud to have participated in this event by providing various services demonstrating the complementary nature of its businesses:
-    Furniture
-    Stands
-    Fit-out
-    Hospitality
-    Structures

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Nearly 10,000 m² of reception areas provided by GL events

The Group supplied 641 temporary structures, with a total surface area of more than 8,000 m² and nearly 2,200 m² of curved and bi-slope structures.


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Return on fit-out and stands services

This event was an opportunity for the GL events Group to demonstrate its expertise in stand design and fit-out. The Group laid out all the reception and technical areas, including a panoramic restaurant, the press service, the VIP club under tents and the press village, representing nearly 700 m².
The Group also provided numerous " ready-to-use " stands as well as the stand of XCS, a player in the sector, with a surface area of 130 m².


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Key figures


Group businesses represented

10 000 m²

of structures


gardens structures

700 m²

of reception areas fitted out

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