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Over 50 senior representatives of international associations in Britain have attended a special conference in London targeting conference business for Kerry.

REPRO FREE 12/10/2016, London – The prestigious Embassy of Ireland in London was the venue for a recent business tourism event – organised by Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland – which was attended by about 50 senior representatives of international associations in Britain.  PIC SHOWS: Mary Hartnett, Kerry Convention Bureau; HE Dan Mulhall, Irish Ambassador to Britain; Alise Vilsone and Megan Smart, both The Biochemical Society, at the business tourism networking event in the Irish Embassy in London. Pic – Patrick Balls (no repro fee) Further press info – Sinéad Grace, Tourism Ireland 087-685 9027

The business networking event – organised by Tourism Ireland and Fáilte Ireland – was hosted at London’s Embassy of Ireland building.

Representatives of the Irish convention bureaux – including the Kerry Convention Bureau – told conference prospectors of the world-class facilities Kerry has to offer.

Business tourism is the most lucrative form of tourism – with business tourists spending twice as much as a regular visitor.