Congresses

Easy accessibility

In the heart of Europe

Most important European life science location

In the city centre

Swissness – safety, punctuality and high quality

Free public transport with Basel Card

Strong commitment to sustainability

Financial support from the Congress Board Basel

Every year, numerous national and international congress organisers make use of our light-flooded rooms on Exhibition Square. Our close cooperation with the Basel Convention Bureau ensures the smooth planning and execution of your event and everything that goes with it. We take care of the logistical and technical feasibility of your congress, any accompanying exhibitions and the catering. The Convention Bureau Basel in turn provides you with assistance in drawing up a supporting programme, organises city tours and manages your hotel contingent.

Your guests and visitors to Messe and Congress Center Basel also benefit from:

25

Fully equipped rooms

3000

pax max. plenary

12

modular rooms

12000

sqm directly linked exhibition space

40

years’ experience in the congress business

The Messe and Congress Center Basel is a superb location for conferences particularly for large events, with a brilliant expo space.

Chris Shanks, Portfolio Director, EBD Group

References

Convention Bureau Basel

Benefit from local know-how. The Convention Bureau Basel with its local expertise will actively support you in planning and organising your congress at this location on the Rhine. You can rely on the specialist assistance provided by their team of experts who will advise you free of charge on all aspects of your congress. The staff at the Convention Bureau Basel will be fully focused on your needs from the bidding phase right through to implementation – including managing your hotel contingents and putting together a harmonious evening programme.

Congress Board Basel

The city of Basel can also provide financial support for your congress if required.
Find out more.

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Services

Our team will assist you with the smooth planning and execution of your congress. With our trusted network of partners, you will also benefit from special offers and proven expertise. Find out more here.

With a professional production kitchen located directly on the exhibition site, Wassermann Catering is always on hand for your visitors, guests and exhibitors.

Sustainability

Sustainability matters to us. Centrally located, our Congress Center is readily accessible by public transport. International rail and air connections ensure a stress-free journey for our guests, and numerous restaurants, hotels and attractions are within easy reach in the Basel city network. We are also committed to environmentally friendly solutions inside our premises too.

Getting here

Basel is not only a city of exhibitions and cultural treasures but also a centre of innovation and business. The historic old town, atmospheric Rhine cruises and other cultural highlights are all in the immediate vicinity of the exhibition site.

City

Basel is not only a city of exhibitions and cultural treasures but also a centre of innovation and business. The historic old town, atmospheric Rhine cruises and other cultural highlights are all in the immediate vicinity of the exhibition site.

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Messe Basel and Congress Center Basel

Business Development Team