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Definition: Auxiliary service types


Auxiliary services are those that aid and are provided at a congress, having responsibility for the organisation, the site, participants and the general running of the activity.
\  Administrative and organisational services
\  Services provided by the congress centre but not included in the hiring cost
\  Promotion services
\  Translation services
\  Interpreting services
\  Congress hosts and hostesses
\  Escort services (guides, chauffeurs, etc.)
\  Public relations services
\  Car parking services
\  Security services
\  Cleaning services
\  Catering services
\  Cloakroom services
\  Technical facilities
\  Transport
\  Florists

Questions may be asked about auxiliary services with regard to their availability (variable 29.), the number of personnel involved (variable 29a.), the cost of the services (variable 29b.) and the conditions of furnishing the services (variable 29c.).
Eurostat, "Methodological manual for statistics on congresses and conferences", Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg, 2000