About Us

The Guatemala Conventions Bureau was founded in 1999 and is a non-profit entity that finances its activities through membership fees that the associated companies pay.

It is the link between companies, associations and professional organizers of events at an international level with professionals, hotels and local providers of services specialized in meeting tourism - MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Congresses and Exhibitions).

Objectives

  • Promote Guatemala as a destination for meetings tourism
  • Unify promotional efforts between the private and public sectors in the field of tourism
  • Maximize the use of the infrastructure of the existing tourism sector in the country
  • Promote and encourage high quality in products and services offered by Guatemala in the tourism sector, to make them competitive internationally
  • Create innovative events for the country, which are of international significance

INSTITUTIONAL

Mision

We facilitate the successful implementation of events in Guatemala, bringing together all the entities involved in meetings tourism.

Vision

To position Guatemala as a world-class destination for tourism meetings.

Board of Directors

President

Mark Rogers

Vice-President

Mariano Beltranena

Secretary

Sonia Bejarano

Treasurer

Rolando Schweikert

Member I

Aida de Murga

Member II

María José Guerra

Member III

Juan Manuel Monteros

Member IV

Manuel Arzú

Member V

Rony Nolasco

Former President

Andreas Kuestermann

Why Become a Member?

Visibility and exposure of your brand on the website and social networks.
Support for associated companies to obtain events and motivate the creation of events.
Distribution of information about the associates to the events organizers, during promotional blitz in target markets, specialized trade fairs of MICE market and in the web page.
Access to updated information about international and local events.
Constant information on the actions of the Bureau and about what happens in the world of conferences and conventions at local and international markets.

Promotion of the installed infrastructure, as well as the specialized services of the associated members, targeting Meeting Planners, Incentives Houses and International Organizers of Congresses, Conventions and Incentives.

Opportunity to offer their services for events that are prospected through the Guatemala Conventions Bureau.
Professionalization of human resources to provide a world-class service, through courses and trainings.

All Our Members