TOURS, A DYNAMIC, EASILY ACCESSIBLE CITY
1 hour from Paris by TGV
3 motorway links (A10, A85 and A28)
1 international airport
3 competitive clusters
100% of companies connected to very-high-speed broadband
TOURS, A TOURIST DESTINATION
Capital of the Loire châteaux
The Loire Valley, a UNESCO World Heritage site
TOURS, AN IDEAL DESTINATION FOR YOUR EVENTS
VINCI, TOURS INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS CENTRE
The building, designed by renowned architect Jean NOUVEL, is an outstanding achievement. Located in the city centre across from the TGV railway station, its futuristic glass and metal architecture integrates perfectly into its surroundings and is suited to a wide variety of uses.
Three auditoriums: François I (1,982 seats), Pierre de Ronsard (690 seats) and Descartes (349 seats); 22 committee rooms and workshop facilities, modulable to seat from 30 to 320 people; and a total of 4,500 m² of reception/exhibition space divided up over 5 levels, all connected with each other to enable complete adaptation to your needs.
Vinci Congress Centre has a full range of integrated services on offer, including audiovisual and computer equipment, event layout, participant accommodation, registration and exhibition management, website, and security and reception services, signage, catering, and “turnkey” services.
With the experience it has acquired in event hosting since 1993, Vinci enjoys a well-earned image of quality and professionalism.
GREAT HALL - TOURS EXHIBITION CENTRE
Located in immediate proximity to the city centre, Tours Exhibition Centre is one of Touraine’s major economic sites. Its facilities, huge car park, extreme polyvalence and Great Hall go to make it an outstanding venue for organisation of private, sporting and professional events as well as concerts.
• 19 hectares of surface area.
• 22,500 m² of roofed space (the 10,000-m² Great Hall + 2 Halls with 3,600 m² and 9,164 m² of floorspace) • A 600-m² modulable room
• 1 semi-roofed area covering 12,000 m²
• 1 car park with a total capacity of 5,000 vehicles
• Facilities combining state-of-the-art technologies and equipment
• A wide range of turnkey and tailor-made services
• A team at your service all year round.