Meetings and congresses

Organise a fair or a congress

Organise your event in Modena, where everything becomes art!

Modena is easy to reach

Modena is in the heart of the Emilia Romagna region, just a few kilometres from Bologna and easy to reach thanks to the A1 and A22 motorway junction, the closeness of Marconi airport in Bologna and an efficient railway network linked to Modena station and the nearby high-speed stations of Bologna and Reggio Emilia Mediopadana.


Modena is a synonym of excellence

Your event will be remembered as an experience of value, linked to names and excellences that have brought Modena and Emilia-Romagna worldwide fame!

Modena Cathedral (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Luciano Pavarotti, Ferrari, Maserati, Pagani, Traditional Balsamic Vinegar from Modena and Parmigiano-Reggiano cheese are just some of the great names and universally renowned symbols of excellent that make this area and its people stand out.

Modena is also very famous throughout the world for its industrial districts (Carpi/Textiles, Sassuolo/Ceramics, Mirandola/Biomedical) and for its cutting-edge farming production.


Modena is a land of welcome and flavours:

Hospitality structures in Modena meet the needs of events both large and small. Local restaurants and agritourism businesses, from old osterie to starred restaurants, serve dishes made using local produce that meet the expectations of any palate.


Modena for multi-venue congresses

Modena and its province are the ideal destination for “multi-site congresses”, in beautiful historical town centres and villages where events can be organised in classic convention venues, theatres, squares, historic residences or castles. All different yet close to each other, with accommodation for participants in various hotels or similar that can be reached quickly, even on foot, giving the opportunity to mix business with an enjoyable stay in this area.


The trade fair in Modena

Located close to the Modena Nord motorway exit and just a few kilometres outside the historical city centre, the Modenafiere trade fair provides solutions and spaces suitable for any kind of event.


Modena is the ideal venue for incentive trips

Art, music, flavours and motors are all perfect ideas when organising big-effect incentive activities! Visits and activities in ancient palazzos and castles, visits to factories and big name car manufacturers, private vintage car collections unlike any others worldwide, exciting supercar track driving experiences, slow tours in vintage cars exploring the surrounding area, evenings at the opera in the municipal theatre dedicated to Luciano Pavarotti and a visit to the museum-home of this Maestro, musical team-building, theatrical tasting sessions, cooking shows, traditional cookery courses or with starred chefs, relaxing at spas with treatments linked to typical local products such as balsamic vinegar and Lambrusco and much more!


Organisation is easy in Modena!

The Modena Tourist Information and Assistance Office has its own specialist staff providing support to the MICE (Meetings, Incentive, Congresses and Events) sector. They are at your disposal for detailed information about trade fair and congress venues, locations for events, ideas for social programmes linked to local excellences. They can also provide information about ideal activities for incentive trips and about all the documents required for organising musical and sporting events.

The office can also assist those wanting to organise an event in Modena, arranging inspections or educational tours in the area, or provide material needed for tendering bids/candidacy proposals (photos, written material, videos).