Get off the beaten track! Make your events sustainable in Nantes, France!

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Located in Western France, Nantes is a leading events destination, a congress city that excels in hosting world-class events. It’s clearly thanks to ongoing sustainability efforts which made it the European Green Capital back in 2013, that Nantes is standing out. In fact, La Cité Nantes Congress Centre has made it very easy for associations to organize eco-friendly events.

The Green Commitment of La Cité Nantes Congress Centre La Cité Nantes Congress Centre can host any type of events - conventions and corporate meetings - from 200 to 4000 delegates. Among its many green initiatives are the efficient fluid management system, 100% green energy, a solid local food network, which can help you reduce waste and stage an eco-friendly event. Besides, La Cité is located in the heart of the city centre, so walking or using public transport is strongly encouraged!

La Cité Nantes Congress Centre is also the only French convention centre with the AIPC “Gold” Quality Standards Certification (International Associations of Convention Centres), and is ISO 20121 certified, a voluntary international standard for sustainable event management.

Accommodation 8,700 hotel rooms

Accessibility By plane: direct flights to 100 national and international destinations 1.20 hour from Brussels By train: less than 2 hours from Paris 21 round-trips/day to Paris every half-hour

Read also more on BoardRoom : The Green Commitment of La Cité Nantes Congress Center


Olivier Le Floch
Head of business development and partnerships
5 rue Valmy
44000 Nantes
+33 (0)2 51 88 20 89