Monaco has won an award at the prestigious "China Travel & Meetings Industry Awards" held in late August in Beijing. The organisers awarded the "Emerging M.I.C.E Destination of the Year" award to Monaco Tourist and Convention Authority. M.I.C.E. stands for Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Exhibitions (the four sectors of Business Tourism). This award is formal recognition of the promotional work carried out by the Monaco Tourist and Convention Authority’s representatives in Southeast Asia. The Authority has eleven representative office abroad.
20th September 2017 is World Alzheimer's Day. World Alzheimer's Day is an international awareness-raising day to inform the public of the effects of Alzheimer's Disease. The Monegasque Association for Research into Alzheimer's Disease is organising four free events for all ages to raise public awareness in Monaco. These include the "Aging Well in Monaco" Village at the Espace Léo Ferré in Fontvieille and the 8th Alzheimer's Walk from 10.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Stade Louis II. You can get more information about all the events at www.ampa-monaco.com