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The Meetings Show’s Tomorrow’s Talent initiative open for entries

A new initiative launched by The Meetings Show to champion young meeting and event planners is now open for entries. Tomorrow’s Talent is being run by The Meetings Show, in partnership with Meetings & Incentive Travel Magazine, to shine a spotlight on the exceptional young talent within the industry and help to nurture and support [...]

The Meetings Show’s Tomorrow’s Talent initiative open for entries 2019-01-17T15:09:13+00:00

Well Met Strategy Focus for 2019 Following Strong Performance

Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, sets out its strategy for 2019, following a strong performance in 2018. Clare Vidler, conference manager at Well Met, said: “Last year was something of a litmus test for us, particularly our standalone conference venue, Cloth Hall Court, which celebrated its first year in business during [...]

Well Met Strategy Focus for 2019 Following Strong Performance 2019-01-09T18:04:33+00:00

Major medical conferences leave positive impact on Glasgow benefitting businesses, locals and tourists

The nature of conferences is changing and there is now more than ever the desire to increase the impact, exposure and legacy of a conference on a host city. Throughout 2018 Glasgow had the privilege of welcoming three major international medical conferences: the World Federation of Hemophilia World Congress; World Down Syndrome Congress and the [...]

Major medical conferences leave positive impact on Glasgow benefitting businesses, locals and tourists 2019-01-08T07:14:54+00:00

The Meetings Show launches Tomorrow’s Talent initiative to champion young event planners

Leading UK meetings industry event, The Meetings Show, has announced the launch of a new initiative to champion young meeting and event planners. Tomorrow’s Talent will provide an opportunity to shine a spotlight on the exceptional young talent within the industry and help to nurture and support the leaders of the future. The Meetings Show, [...]

The Meetings Show launches Tomorrow’s Talent initiative to champion young event planners 2018-12-19T11:05:14+00:00

The Event Industry Board Talent Taskforce Survey – help needed!

The Event Industry Board Talent Taskforce Survey has successfully gathered responses from across the entire UK Events industry about how the sector attracts, develops and retains its talent. This is the first time such an abundance of rich data has been collated and the project is now moving into its next stage, with further information [...]

The Event Industry Board Talent Taskforce Survey – help needed! 2018-12-19T10:40:52+00:00

Integrity, Consistency & Authenticity: The Buzz Words for Modern Delegates

Modern delegations are looking for more emotional values from brands and businesses through their event programmes, according to a panel discussion that took place at Lime Venue Portfolio’s Beyond Conference. The discussion, which included; El Clowes, Project Manager, Unicorn Events; Leah Carter, Head of Events at the Association of MBA’s; and Amber Maher, Founder of [...]

Integrity, Consistency & Authenticity: The Buzz Words for Modern Delegates 2018-12-19T09:13:34+00:00

THE ACC LIVERPOOL GROUP APPOINTS NEW CHAIR OF THE BOARD

The ACC Liverpool Group has appointed Max Steinberg CBE as its new chair of the board. The organisation confirmed that he will take over from the previous chair, former Liverpool Football Club chief executive Ian Ayre, who left in June 2018. Steinberg recently stood down as chief executive of regeneration agency Liverpool Vision after eight [...]

THE ACC LIVERPOOL GROUP APPOINTS NEW CHAIR OF THE BOARD 2018-12-18T17:21:20+00:00

ICC Belfast, Diabetes UK, TFI Group and Brightelm win at ABPCO Awards.

ABPCO’s annual Chairmen’s Lunch and Excellence Awards took place at the SEC Glasgow yesterday. The event was attended by more than 100 guests including in-house and agency PCOs as well as suppliers from across the industry. The winners were chosen on the day by an audience vote following presentations by finalists in each of three [...]

ICC Belfast, Diabetes UK, TFI Group and Brightelm win at ABPCO Awards. 2018-12-14T12:20:30+00:00

The Meetings Show welcomes creative papers

The UK’s leading event for the inbound and outbound meetings industry, The Meetings Show, is calling on meetings and events professionals to get creative when submitting papers for its 2019 education programme. While a large proportion of the show's 50 hours of free educational sessions are curated by experienced conference producer Erica Keogan, industry experts [...]

The Meetings Show welcomes creative papers 2018-12-14T06:58:10+00:00

From New York to Newcastle: International design history conference heads to North East England for 2019

An international conference that has been held in New York and Oslo in the past two years is heading to NewcastleGateshead in 2019. The annual Design History Conference is an international event which offers a platform for an interdisciplinary approach to research and critical debate in design history. Over 150 delegates from across the world [...]

From New York to Newcastle: International design history conference heads to North East England for 2019 2018-12-10T16:53:57+00:00