Panama is the leading venue for Conventions in the hemisphere, its strategic geographic location, infrastructure and air connectivity make it an ideal site to hold meetings and regional conferences.
Its growth as a MICE destination is because the strategy the country has implemented in the last years. Looking ahead, Panama is heavily focusing on the group market as the country develops a large variety of modern meeting facilities, cultural experiences and infrastructure.
The country is very modern and has grown about 10.5% as far as GDP. Unemployment is low, about 3.5%. It is a dollar-based economy, a banking sector and becoming more and more of a capital when it comes to technology. It’s a place of ideas for the MICE industry.
The sustancial investment in road, highway, subway and public transportation infrastructure it is creating a great venue for the MICE world.