News & Current Events in Zurich

News for Event Planners in Zurich

Find out here what’s new in Zurich: from recently opened venues to current events and offers, through to activities organized by Zurich Tourism’s Convention Bureau. 

The Zürich Tourism Convention Bureau offers all kinds of support for digital event formats.
Jan 18, 2021
Numerous new hotels and venues are scheduled to open in Zurich by 2024.
Dec 17, 2020
Boat trip, sun lounger, and dinner by the lake: team events in Zurich can be this relaxed.
Aug 24, 2020
More events, more participants: the MICE Destination Report for the year 2019 is now available.
Jul 13, 2020
At the Boda Borg, the Bureau of Congress enters the exciting world of reality gaming.
Jun 22, 2020
Zurich retains its status as best Swiss city in the ICCA ranking
May 14, 2020
Sample, learn, have a go yourself: group experiences for chocolate lovers in Zurich.
Feb 10, 2020
Team excursion at our doorstep: the Zurich Convention Bureau tests supporting programmes.
Jan 08, 2020
Convention centers, hotels and event venues: a wide range of new event spaces are opening in Zurich.
Dec 10, 2019
At this year’s information event, experts gave tips on how to make events even more sustainable.
Nov 07, 2019
Wine tasting, banquet in the wine cellar, or apéro at a winery: ideas for enjoyable events in Zurich
Oct 15, 2019
The Zurich Convention Bureau tests the #letsmuseeum tour at the Kunsthaus Zürich. Here is our review.
Jul 15, 2019
In 2019, interested visitors once again delve into the world of design – this time on the subject of “Play”.
Jun 21, 2019
Zurich offers everything for the perfect life-work balance after a meeting.
Apr 12, 2019
Locusts, juniper, cocoa – Zurich offers something for each and every taste.
Mar 15, 2019
For the seventh time, the most important Swiss conference on digital change was held in Zurich.
Feb 15, 2019
The Starmus Science Festival takes place in Zurich from June 24 – 29, 2019.
Jan 13, 2019
For the 10th time, the Convention Bureau invited convention organizers to an information evening.
Dec 11, 2018
Twelve new hotels with a variety of meeting facilities are to open in the Zurich region by 2021.
Nov 12, 2018
Team excursion: the Convention Bureau team spends a varied summer day on the upper end of Lake Zurich.
Sep 21, 2018
Locales with industrial charm, creative restaurants, and a variety of supporting programs
Aug 13, 2018
More events, more participants: the MICE Destination Report for 2017 is now available.
Jul 13, 2018
On June 1 and 2, around 9,000 people visited the Informatiktage in Zurich.
Jun 27, 2018
Europe's premier cryptocurrency and blockchain conference took place for the second time in Zurich.
Jun 14, 2018
In the city, by the lake, or in the country: these locales have garden terraces for outdoor events.
Jun 08, 2018
Cooking course, food tour, or wine tasting: Zurich offers a host of culinary experiences for groups.
May 09, 2018
The Zurich Convention Bureau tests supporting programs: a hands-on report
Mar 15, 2018
The popular Foxtrail scavenger hunt is now also available indoors at Zurich Main Train Station.
Jan 25, 2018
In November 2017, the TEDxZurich conference took place for the 8th time at the SRF Studios.
Dec 18, 2017
An inspiring evening for convention organizers – hosted by the Zurich Convention Bureau.
Dec 04, 2017
Moped Tour & Sattel-Hochstuckli – the Zurich Convention Bureau tests social programs.
Oct 31, 2017
Festival, conference, hackathon: the Digital Festival took place for the second time in Zurich.
Oct 09, 2017
The current Destination Report is now available.
Sep 29, 2017
In the next two years, many new hotels will be increasing the already wide choice on offer in Zurich.
Sep 26, 2017
The city of Zurich is the ideal event location for conventions with up to 1,500 participants.
Sep 22, 2017
During the "Informatiktage" in June, 9,000 visitors gained an insight into Zurich’s IT sector.
Aug 02, 2017
Catering Stories
The catering firm owned by Daniel Kolbe focuses on creativity, sustainability and top quality.
Jun 26, 2017
Social program
You have an hour to escape from a room full of puzzles – can you do it?
Jun 02, 2017
News/Latest News
In 2017, Zurich has been once again been named the city with the second-highest quality of living in the world.
May 09, 2017
The Asian restaurants of Zurich are now compiled in one handy map.
Apr 27, 2017
News/Current Events
In Zurich, buildings are constantly being renovated or converted. The latest project is the former production facility built by ABB next to Oerlikon Train Station, Halle 622, which has been transformed into a trendy event hall.
Mar 03, 2017
News/Current Events
The 25hours Hotel Zurich Langstrasse, located in the immediate vicinity of Zurich Train Station, opens its doors for the first time on April 1.
Mar 02, 2017
Zurich’s newest event hall offers everything that event organizers could possibly wish for: covered outdoor areas, a LED wall and convertible spaces.
Feb 02, 2017
This summer, the Innovation Park Zürich will open its doors on the site of the Dübendorf airfield. The park creates a new platform for research, development and innovation.
Jan 10, 2017
The former NZZ printing works is being used temporarily by dine&shine Event Catering as an event venue.
Dec 14, 2016
The Largest Annual Meeting in the Field of Environmental and Natural Resource Economics
Nov 04, 2016
International competition for secondary students from all over the world.
Oct 05, 2016
The Show Must Go On!
Alternative options for all the events that were scheduled to have been held at the Kongresshaus.
Sep 20, 2016
Recently opened and upcoming hotels and locations.
Sep 19, 2016
22nd Annual Conference of the Swiss Society for Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine at the new Schulthess Auditorium.
Aug 25, 2016
The Convention was held in Zurich instead of Istanbul.
Jul 13, 2016
It was a very special occasion for the animal that features on Zurich’s coat of arms when the Lions National Convention 2016 was held at the Kongresshaus in Zurich on April 22 & 23, 2016. The motto was «The Lions meet the Lion of Zurich».
Jul 07, 2016
Zurich in 2nd place in Western European Cities Top Quality of Living Ranking by Mercer
Apr 26, 2016
Zürich Tourism is once again awarded certification for the Quality Management System, Levels QII and QIII.
Apr 18, 2016
The new Careum Auditorium is currently being built at Pestalozzistrasse 11, in Zurich’s Kreis 7 quarter. When it is finished, it will have a capacity for 495 persons with theater-style seating.
Mar 24, 2016
An ultra-modern event center for entertainment and corporate events is being built directly next to Zürich-Stettbach Train Station
Feb 29, 2016
Spread over an area of 3,000 square meters, the FIFA World Football Museum offers an interactive experience world devoted to the most popular ball sport in the world. In addition, it accommodates two seminar rooms and a lounge for meetings and...
Feb 22, 2016
Since it opened on December 1, 2015, Atlantis by Giardino has done everything in its power to stage exciting events ‒ and offers everything that is needed to do just that.
Feb 16, 2016
More than 600 participants from more than 40 countries from 5 continents attended the 25th annual European Safety and Reliability Conference ESREL 2015 in Zurich.
Jan 26, 2016
Mid-2017, work will begin to completely modernize and enhance the Kongresshaus Zürich.
Oct 28, 2015
Media reports about the meeting destination
Zurich is more than just a global financial centre. Swiss tradition and the creative lifestyle also have their appeal. Read an article on the website of the magazine Headquarters, a publication for European and international associations.
Sep 11, 2015
The Marktgasse Hotel is to open in Fall 2015 after two years of careful renovation. Situated in the heart of Zurich’s Old Town, it combines a boutique hotel with two restaurants and a bar.
Aug 20, 2015
Zurich is one of the many destinations that will always have the aura of luxury surrounding its image! While still embracing the exclusivity of the “brand” Zurich, we have put together some suggestions for you to manage your budget even better, when...
Jan 19, 2015
June 9-11, 2016, Kongresshaus Zurich