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February 2019

Church House Westminster hosts showcase extravaganza for event professionals

2019-02-14T12:46:46+00:00

Church House Westminster hosted a dazzling showcase evening for event professionals this month. The gala dinner attended by 250 event organisers provided an opportunity to experience the London venue’s versatile event spaces, high-tech audio-visual capabilities and inspired menus created by catering partner, CH&CO. Reception drinks and canapés were served in the Hoare Memorial Room from [...]

Church House Westminster hosts showcase extravaganza for event professionals 2019-02-14T12:46:46+00:00

A record year for exhibitions at Manchester Central

2019-02-13T17:26:58+00:00

Manchester Central is celebrating following a record-breaking year for exhibitions. The iconic city centre venue saw a 31% growth in revenue across the sector in 2018, attributed to a growth in the total number of shows hosted (37) and an impressive repeat rate of 86% from the previous year. High-profile events such as The Northern [...]

A record year for exhibitions at Manchester Central 2019-02-13T17:26:58+00:00

January 2019

What happens in the event of a no deal Brexit? News from HMRC – January 2019

2019-01-31T18:50:54+00:00

The full Special Edition Summary in pdf format can be viewed HERE and in the ABPCO library [key events industry reports and statistics] For further information: Elman Wall Bennett 

What happens in the event of a no deal Brexit? News from HMRC – January 2019 2019-01-31T18:50:54+00:00

Golden Jubilee Hotel gets the right Verdict once again

2019-01-30T09:49:49+00:00

The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel achieved a Gold Standard award for consistently delivering “excellent customer experience” throughout 2018. The award-winning Scottish venue, based in Clydebank, received the VenueVerdict Gold Accreditation for 2018 after receiving the accolade for each of the quarters in the year. Market research agency BVA BDRC accredit the Gold Standard to venues [...]

Golden Jubilee Hotel gets the right Verdict once again 2019-01-30T09:49:49+00:00

Well Met Hosts BSides Cyber Security Conference at Cloth Hall Court

2019-01-28T10:23:51+00:00

Over 300 delegates featuring cyber security experts, computer technology students and tech companies, make a welcome return to Cloth Hall Court on 25 January 2019, to attend the second BSides Leeds event, dedicated to cyber security, web attacks and computer hacking.   The event takes place at Cloth Hall Court, hosted by Well Met, the [...]

Well Met Hosts BSides Cyber Security Conference at Cloth Hall Court 2019-01-28T10:23:51+00:00

Golden Jubilee Hotel is region’s Most Accessible and Best Large Conference venue

2019-01-23T08:55:36+00:00

The Golden Jubilee Conference Hotel is celebrating after winning the prestigious Large Conference Hotel of the Year regional title for the second year in a row and being named Most Accessible Hotel at Scotland’s flagship hotel awards. Four staff also picked up People of Excellence Awards at the regional Scottish Hotel Awards ceremony in Glasgow [...]

Golden Jubilee Hotel is region’s Most Accessible and Best Large Conference venue 2019-01-23T08:55:36+00:00

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

2019-01-17T15:09:13+00:00

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

2019-01-09T18:04:33+00:00

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

2019-01-08T07:14:54+00:00

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