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Miami Beach Convention Center Reopening



On Wednesday, October 21, the Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) hosted their Annual Tourism Meeting at the Miami Beach Convention Center, marking the Center’s first official event since March 2020. A record number of 478 people tuned in virtually and nearly 200 attended the socially distanced event in-person.

Michael Chavies & Bill Talbert
Bill Talbert and Board Chair Bruce Orosz
Bill Talbert and David Duckenfield

At the event, the GMCVB announced two noteworthy events scheduled to take place in Miami-Dade: the Aesthetic Society convention in April and the Latin Grammy’s in November. Panelists included William D. Talbert, CDME, President & CEO of the GMCVB, Bruce Orosz, Chairman of the Board of the GMCVB, and other representatives from the Miami Beach Convention Center.

Attendees learned more about the status of Miami’s tourism industry and toured the newly opened Miami Beach Convention Center, with new safety features and guidelines that follow all important public health measures.


By ML Staff. Images courtesy of GMCVB