Firenze Fiera Congress & Exhibition Center

Piazza Adua 1
Annarita Buracchi


Our company manages the main conference and exhibition centre in the city centre of Florence. Our three venues (Fortezza da Basso, a Renaissance fortress, Palazzo dei Congressi, hosted in a 19th century villa and Palazzo degli Affari, a modern building) host several International Associations’ congresses each year, ranging from 400 up to 6.000 delegates. Our main assets are the central location of our premises, their modular spaces and their historical flair and charm combined with state-of-the-art technologies.

New, Better and Different

In July 2022 we have opened the "new" Palazzo degli Affari (one of the 3 venues we manage that has been completely renovated). The Palazzo's renovation has transformed a 1970s venue into a contemporary building: sustainable, with a reduced level of indoor electrosmog, the use of renewable energies, acoustic comfort, to name a few...


Association Client Projects

Association for Computational Linguistics
Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics
We are going to host the conference in our premises in 2019. Our initial contacts were with the local members of the Association and we started working with them on the bid. Then, we hosted the International Association, together with the Convention Bureau, when they came for a site inspection
28 Jul 2019 - 02 Aug 2019
European Society of Cardiology
Heart Failure
We hosted the conference in one of our premises, Fortezza da Basso. The Association has contacted us again because they would like to come back in the near future.
21 May 2016 - 24 May 2016