Paris Convention Bureau


Paris is waiting to welcome you, choose Paris!

Olympic city, city of Light, business city, city of culture … Paris is constantly reinventing itself to offer visitors the very best experience. Whether you want to organize an upscale incentive or a large convention, a conference for researchers or a sales meeting, a trade show or a private tour, Paris will draw together all its expertise and surpass your expectations. To gear up for the 2024 Olympics and retain its ranking as a world leader in the MICE industry, the destination is expanding and developing its accessibility, and the most beautiful venues are now available for your events, mixing innovation with history.

A connected and accessible city

  • 3 international airports

  • Less than 3 hours away from most European capitals

  • One of the most comprehensive transportation network in the wold

A destination for business

  • Leading European economic hub

  • 5,000 start-ups, 1 competitiveness clusters, €20 billion spent in R&D every year

  • 400 trade shows welcome 9 million visitors each year, more than 1,000 congresses each year

  • 17 convention centres, including the Paris Convention Center, the largest in Europe

A wide range of accommodation

1* 2* 3* 4* 5* Non-classified TOTAL
NUMBER OF HOTELS 21 240 725 435 85 514 2020
NUMBER OF ROOMS 657 13170 37890 36505 8142 22645 119009

Tourist residences:
147 establishments and 13,003 apartments

Youth accommodation:
56 institutions and 8,648 beds

Cécile Mairaville
Director, Marketing and BtoB Development