In Strasbourg, the new exhibition centre located near the Strasbourg Convention Centre, has been opened. Designed by the multi-award winning Japanese architect Kengo Kuma, the new exhibition centre aims to be aesthetic and urban and to integrate perfectly into its environment.
The new venue is managed by GL events and offers a total space of 74,000 sqm, with 24,000 sqm of exhibition space. It consists of 4 modular and multifunctional halls and also provides an outdoor exhibition space, a terrace with a panoramic view over the city and a nave with nearly 10 metres of ceiling height.
„The aim is to establish Strasbourg as a European destination for business tourism.“
Strasbourg exhibition centre
In compliance with the Strasbourg Eurometropolis Climate Plan requirement, the event venue has been designed to be economic and ecologic, including rainwater recovery, photovoltaic panels, and natural ventilation. With the investment of some €120 million, this project aims to establish Strasbourg as a European destination of reference for business tourism.