New Babylon Meeting Center has won the 3rd prize at the MEETINGS Awards 2015; the Winner of the Bronze medal in the category ‘Best Congress Location of the Year 2015’. On Monday 25 January 2016, the MEETINGS® Awards 2015 winners were announced during the MEETINGS Business Event. The readers of the trade magazine MEETINGS voted from 1 September to 31 December 2015 for the best locations and companies in the market for Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions (MICE) in the Netherlands.
In the Postillion Convention Center WTC Rotterdam, chairman Hans Kazàn presented the prizes to the TOP-3 in the categories Best Conference Location, Best Event Location, Best Team Attraction, Best Training Location, Best Meeting Location and Best Meeting Supplier. These national MEETINGS® Awards were presented this year for the ninth year in a row. A record number of votes of 7,499 has been issued to the 64 participating locations and companies.
Director Ceciel van Hasselt-Bertels; ‘Together with my team, I am proud to receive the bronze medal as a young organization behind established names such as MECC Maastricht (gold) and Beurs van Berlage Amsterdam (silver)’.
New Babylon Meeting Center scored high on criteria such as accessibility, customer focus and flexibility. The location has a very favorable location next to the Central Station of The Hague and near the A12. Furthermore, New Babylon Meeting Center has a variety of rooms and facilities so that for each event an appropriate space and approach can be chosen. The employees work daily to support their clients towards successful events with charisma and a unique character.
Earlier, New Babylon Meeting Center was already classified by the Dutch Meeting and Conference classification with 5 hammers, the equivalent of stars for the MICE market. An average score of 9 is given for, among other things, catering, interior and service.