This kick-off sales conference saw delegates travelling from the UK and Ireland, and all over Europe, to meet in Barcelona for a 3 day conference.
1200 delegates, 9 hotels, 2 horses, 6 themed dinners, a karaoke and 2 award dinners
The plenary session, as well as a rousing and inspiring opening speech from the Regional Director, included motivating and energising interactive entertainment from a Brazilian Samba drumming group.
After the opening session delegates were invited to a Spanish party featuring a stunning Spanish buffet for guests to graze on while being entertainment by guitar players and dancers. Sangria flowed and guests enjoyed an informal welcome.
Day two of the conference saw delegates break into a variety of business unit groups where they participated in workshops, seminars and demonstrations. In the evening business unit groups then set off across the city to a variety of venues for their individual dinners. There were 6 dinners all in different locations, venues and with different themes and entertainment ,running simultaneously. There was a glamorous white diamond party, a fancy dress Spanish party and even a Hollywood Oscars themed dinner.
The final day of conference again saw the groups break into a variety of seminars and workshops in the morning before the conference closing session. After lunch groups had the opportunity to participate in a variety of trips to see the sights of the city of Barcelona. There were organised trips to the Sagrada Familia, Nou Camp Stadium, shopping trips, museums and galleries and even the opportunity for a tapas cooking lesson.
The finale to the conference was two gala awards dinners, again at two different venues running simultaneously. Each was an opportunity for delegates to celebrate the successes of their colleagues over the past year and motivate them for the year ahead. Across both dinners over 40 awards were presented to the top performers of the year amid the wild applause and cheers of their fellow team mates. After both awards dinner delegates went to a nearby nightclub for the exclusive after party.