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Oct 20, 2017

MIAMI (August 14, 2017) – Re-opening in 2018, the highly anticipated Miami Beach Convention Center will feature a state-of-the-art sustainable design and eco-conscious operational procedures. More than simply a $615-million construction project, the development of the Miami Beach Convention Center represents the destination’s engineering commitment to combatting, and understanding the impact of climate change and sea level rise. The Miami Beach Convention Center is on track to receive LEED Silver certification upon being fully open in 2018.

“The Miami Beach Convention Center project reflects our commitment to not only being a world-class destination for meetings/conventions and events, but a home for some of the most advanced environmental thought leadership and sustainable technology,” said Greater Miami Convention and Visitors Bureau President & CEO William D. Talbert, III, CDME. “From landscaping and lighting to architecture and recycling, our LEED Silver-certified facility will truly set the bar amongst convention centers around the world.”

To learn more about the future Miami Beach Convention Center and Miami Meetings visit: www.MiamiMeetings.com

Editor’s Note: Interviews with GMCVB executives and artists as well as visuals are available upon request.
About The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) is an independent accredited not-for-profit sales and marketing organization whose mission is to attract visitors to Greater Miami and the Beaches for leisure, business and conventions. For a vacation guide visit our website at www.MiamiandBeaches.com or call 1-888-76-Miami (US/Canada only) or 305-447-7777. To reach the GMCVB offices dial 305-539-3000. Meeting planners may call 1-800-933-8448 (US/Canada only) or 305-539-3071 or visit www.MiamiMeetings.com. To get further engaged with Miami and the Beaches, join the conversation by following us on our social media channels at Facebook.com/visitmiami, Twitter.com/miamiandbeaches, Instagram.com/miamiandbeaches and Pinterest.com/miamiandbeaches.