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European Maritime Day Conference 2013 - 17/5/2013

The Mediterranean Conference Centre welcomes all distinguished guests and delegates attending the European Maritime Day Conference 2013 scheduled to be held at the MCC between Tuesday 21st and Wednesday 22nd May 2013. Read More

European Film Awards 2012 - 3/12/2012

On the first weekend in December 2012, European filmmakers, EFA Members, guests, nominees and winners gathered in Malta for the 25th European Film Awards. A reception hosted by the MEDIA Desk in Malta, a nominees’ reception and a special screening of Antonioni’s IL DESERTO ROSSO at the St. James Cavalier – Centre for Creativity gave all guests a warm welcome to Malta.   On Saturday, 1 December, preparations were underway all day bef... Read More

200 guests at MCC for the Ship Design Software Conference - 28/5/2012

Around 200 shipbuilding and process design professionals travelled to Malta last week for a Netherlands-based ship design software annual users’ meeting at the Mediterranean Conference Centre. Numeriek Centrum Groningen develops and markets Nupas-Cadmatic 3D ship design and plant design software. At the Malta meeting, the company showcased the new features of the latest software and participants joined workshops and presentations on how the softwar... Read More

Six Maltese dancers chosen to perform alongside international stars in ĎAn American in Parisí - 3/4/2012

The six Maltese dancers who will be performing alongside Compagnia Nazionale Raffaele Paganini in An American in Paris on the 4th and 5th May at the Mediterranean Conference Centre were chosen this evening during auditions held at the Manoel Theatre. The chosen dancers who are: Audrey Ellul Sullivan, Petra Gosztom, Dorian Mallia, Lynn Salamone Reynaud, Christina Aquilina and Luisa Attard. The selected dancers were chosen by an international panel of judges - ... Read More

The Provision and Management of Catering Services at the MCC - Call for Tender - 15/1/2012

The Mediterranean Conference Centre is Malta`s most prestigious Centre for local and overseas business conferences. Built in 1574, the Conference Centre has served the country, throughout the centuries, in various fields depending on the current exigencies. The Board of Management is seeking tenders for The Provision and Management of Catering Services at the Mediterranean Conference Centre. Interested parties are therefore invited to collect the tender d... Read More

MCC Facade lit up in blue on the occassion of the World Diabetes Day - 15/11/2011

MCC Facade lit up in blue on the occassion of the World Diabetes Day in recognition of the Blue Circle - the global symbol of diabetes Read More

500 delegates from Europe Direct hold Gala Dinner at MCC - 7/11/2011

Over 500 delegates from a pan-European information network enjoyed a lavish Gala Dinner yesterday evening in the magnificent surroundings of the Mediterranean Conference Centre. The delegates represent some 500 different centres across the EU which make up Europe Direct, which seeks to make information about the EU more easily accessible and intelligible to the public.   Read More

2011 Rolex Middle Sea Race prize-giving event at MCC - 1/11/2011

Competitors in the 2011 Rolex Middle Sea Race gathered in the Malta`s capital city of Valletta on Saturday 29th October 2011 for the official prize giving. In keeping with Malta’s rich and fascinating culture and history, the prize giving event was held in the Mediterranean Conference Centre, located in the former "Sacra Infermeria" or Holy Infirmary of the Order of St. John constructed in the latter part of the 16th Century. The formal aw... Read More

ERC Resuscitation Congress 2011 at MCC in October 2011 - 17/10/2011

The European Resuscitation Council hired the MCC on exclusivity basis on the 14th and 15th October 2011. This Symposium touched areas such as Implementation, Trauma Resuscitation, Resuscitation Registries and strategies to prevent cardiac arrest amongst others. Circa 500 delegates from all over the globe attended this Congress. Plenary meetings, break-out sessions, exhibition, coffee breaks and lunches were organised at the Centre during the 2-day event. A we... Read More

11th European VitreoRetinal Society Meeting at MCC in October 2011 - 6/10/2011

The Mediterranean Conference Centre has recently hosted in its historic premises the 11th European VitreoRetinal Society Meeting.   This congress, organised by the European VitreoRetinal Services Company, was held in Malta between the 1st and 4th October 2011 and focused on Retinal Detachment as its main subject. The conference attracted over 600 delegates from all over the world and consisted of plenary meetings in the main Auditorium (the Repu... Read More

International Council of Nurses Congress at MCC in May 2011 - 30/5/2011

The Mediterranean Conference Centre hosted the largest conference ever held at the Centre as it welcomed over 2,300 delegates from ICN member associations from around the globe for the International Council of Nurses Conference 2011. Practically every single room of the Centre was used as the conference included a series of plenary and main sessions, symposia, network meetings, concurrent sessions, poster sessions and an exhibition. Major issues addressed dur... Read More

Concerto di Natale - XVIII Edition - 22/12/2010

The Concerto di Natale - XVIII Edition - produced by Prime Time Promotions in collaboration with the Government of Malta – was held at the Mediterranean Conference Centre on the 4th December 2010. The Concert will be broadcast on Raidue on the 24th December 2010 at 21.00 hrs. The concert is produced to support the campaign of solidarity “Haiti Chiama” promoted by the Don Bosco Foundation Worldwide, a Salesian organisation committed to ra... Read More

The first meeting of the management Board of the European Asylum Support Office was held on the 25th and the 26th November 2010 at the MCC - 22/12/2010

The first meeting of the management Board of the European Asylum Support Office was held on the 25th and the 26th November 2010 at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Malta. Malta will be hosting this newly set-up EU Agency which will focus on three main tasks: 1. Develop practical cooperation among Member States on asylum, by facilitating exchange of information on countries of origin, by providing Member States with support for translation and interpr... Read More

The LREC 2010 Conference on Language Resources (LRs) and Evaluation for Human Language Technologies (HLT) - 30/5/2010

The LREC 2010 Conference on Language Resources (LRs) and Evaluation for Human Language Technologies (HLT) was held between the 17th and 23rd May 2010 and which attracted 1400 delegates from around the globe. This conference aimed at providing an overview of the state-of-the-art, explore new R&D directions and emerging trends, exchange information regarding LRs and their applications, evaluation methodologies and tools, ongoing and planned activities, indu... Read More

The ACI Europe Airport Trading Conference and Exhibition - 29/4/2010

The ACI EUROPE Airport Trading Conference and Exhibition was held between the 27th and 28th April 2010 which addressed major issues being currently faced by airports all across Europe, particularly in the light of the recent volcanic ash crisis which hit the continent and its industry drastically. Read More

The 7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology - 11/3/2010

The 7th World Meeting on Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics and Pharmaceutical Technology held between the 8th and 11th March 2010,  was attended by over 1200 delegates from all over the globe. The main target of this conference was to reduce the gap between fundamental academic research and industrial applications while providing an opportunity to build successful cooperation between university and industry. Read More