Organising a seminar in Annecy

Organising or taking part in a seminar in Annecy is the assurance of a magnificent setting and quality facilities. Many companies and public organisations offer innovative seminars around Lake Annecy. Discover the advantages of this destination for your company.

Organise a seminar between lake and mountains

The choice of destination for the organisation of a seminar is essential. The quality of the natural environment, the level of conference facilities and the geographical location are all criteria to be taken into account. Companies want to combine optimal working conditions with an unforgettable setting. Annecy has many assets:

  • The glacial lake of great purity is surrounded by Alpine peaks at the foot of which you can discover the little Venice of the Alps: Annecy.
  • The destination is easily accessible by TGV, plane and motorway: 35 minutes from Geneva and 1 hour from Lyon.
  • The hotel offer is important with more than 8 000 beds in 91 accommodations.
  • A range of restaurants for gourmets, with more than 100 restaurants, from delicious Savoyard specialities to gastronomic dinners.
  • A wide range of sporting activities in the European capital of outdoor sports.
  • A territory concerned with sustainable development with soft travel.

Annecy welcomes more than 30,000 delegates each year for professional seminars and conferences. 2,200 conference places are available in 30 meeting rooms.

Lake Annecy Congress

This dedicated structure of the Lake Annecy Tourist Office takes care of the organisation of seminars for 100 to 2,000 participants by booking meeting venues, catering and accommodation. Lac d’Annecy Congrès is an institutional structure that offers you to be :

  • Your contact with the various public authorities: town, prefecture, urban area.
  • The intermediary with the various service providers.
  • The accommodation coordinator to facilitate the organisation and travel of delegates.
  • The seminar accountant to have a single point of contact.
  • A free reservation centre.

Contact: Lac Annecy Tourisme et Congrès, 1 rue Jean Jaurès, 74000 Annecy

Innovative seminars in Annecy

The quality of the natural areas around Annecy, such as its lake and mountains, make it possible to hold highly innovative seminars. Depending on the type of seminar you are looking for, we can offer you some innovative ideas:

Looking for team building

You need to bond your team, to do team building, depending on the season, different services are possible:

In winter: biathlon challenge, dog sledding, snowshoeing with tasting, snowmobile course.

In summer: sailing regatta, canoeing, water skiing, giant table football, totem art (creation of a collective work of art), raft building, mountain bike orienteering raid.

Incentive trip in Annecy

To motivate and reward your sales force, the Annecy region offers high quality incentive trips: rafting, stand up paddle on Lake Annecy, via ferrata, paragliding, canyoning. Your sales representatives will have unforgettable memories of these intense moments that they will share together.

Company evening

In a shorter format, company evenings are a good way to unite a team around a theme. Many innovative choices are offered in Annecy: an underground fondue, a teepee evening, a murder party, an escape game.

During your stay, there are numerous visits to Annecy, its Old Town and its monuments. For more information: How to visit Annecy.