is host to approximately 350 international
congresses and conventions annually and
has established itself as one of the top two
destinations in Mexico for incentive trips.
;For more planning information,
email Miguel Andrés Hernández,
Director General at miguelandres@
visitpuertovallarta.com or call Mayra
Valle, Events and Operations at
+ 52 (322) 226 2870, email:
Leon Convention &
IMEX AMERICA BOOTH NO. 1233
LEON IS ONE OF TOP DESTINATIONS IN
MEXICO thanks to its strategic location in center
of the country. The city has more than 437
years of history, and offers numerous tourist
attractions, cultural and gastronomic experiences,
first-class services and over 2 ,300 guest rooms.
Leon has been transformed into a metropolis
with more than 1. 5 million inhabitants, making
the location the most important destination in
Mexico’s macroregion known as the Industrial
Corridor of Central Mexico.
The city offers excellent connectivity through
modern highway infrastructure that connects
to main cities of the country through four-
lane super highways, and the Guanajuato
International Airport currently operates more
200 domestic and international weekly flights.
Today, Leon attributes its economic growth
to automotive and auto parts, footwear, leather,
specialized health care and diagnosis, higher
education, research and development, and the
tourism and meetings industry. Even though
it is not the political capital of the State of
Guanajuato, Leon is considered the capital of
economics, social activities and services.
Leon is the ideal destination to host congresses,
conventions, fairs and exhibits. Poliforum
Complex is a unique complex in Mexico with
an exceptional infrastructure of over 10 major
forums to hold any type of world-class event.
The 67-acre complex is divided into business,
entertainment and cultural areas.
Poliforum Leon Convention and Exhibition
Center is a world-class venue with over 35
years of experience in the meetings industry.
Its 137,795 square feet of modern facilities and
professional and high standard services ranks
it among the Top 5 convention and exhibition
centers in Mexico.
;For more information, call
01 (800) 716-LEON (5366) or visit
Guatemala Tourism Board -
IMEX AMERICA BOOTH NO. 537
WITH A PRIVILEGED GEOGRAPHIC
LOCATION, right in the middle of America,
Guatemala is a country with not only great
infrastructure and modern facilities, but a
country full of culture, great traditions and above
all, its incredible people
Several top organizations have chosen
Guatemala as the host destination for
their events, including the Inter-American
Development Bank’s Boards of Governors, the
International Olympic Committee, and the
And it is not just meeting planners who are
noticing Guatemala. Numerous media outlets
have recently highlighted Guatemala for its
growth as a tourism and meetings destination. The
Huffington Post named Antigua Guatemala one
of “The Top 50 Cities To See In Your Lifetime”.
Guatemala City offers meeting planners a
selection of more than 3,000 guest rooms in
4- and 5-star hotels and almost 500,000 square
Historic sites in Leon, Mexico
Malecón, Puerto Vallarta, Mexico