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December 2018

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

2018-12-14T12:20:30+00:00

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

2018-12-14T06:58:10+00:00

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

2018-12-10T16:53:57+00:00

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

How can the Events Industry help Protect Life below Water?

2018-12-10T11:46:47+00:00

The latest Sustainable Development Goal Education by Positive Impact for ABPCO This month (November), Positive Impact are focusing on ‘How the events industry can help conserve the oceans, seas and marine resources as it's vital that we we conserve the ocean's ecosystems, and sustainably use its resources' There are examples of Best Practice, inspiring Case Studies [...]

How can the Events Industry help Protect Life below Water? 2018-12-10T11:46:47+00:00

The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) represented the North East in Barcelona

2018-12-07T07:54:50+00:00

TECA Association Sales Executive Neale Farman was successfully awarded the opportunity to represent the North East of Scotland at the Forum for Young Professionals (FYP) in Barcelona which took place on Sunday 25 November. FYP brought together 35 diverse young professionals to enhance their professional skills, expand networks and gain extensive knowledge from industry experts [...]

The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA) represented the North East in Barcelona 2018-12-07T07:54:50+00:00

Glasgow prepares to host record-breaking International Symposium on ALS/MND

2018-12-05T17:35:42+00:00

Glasgow is getting ready to welcome over 1,300 of the world’s top researchers and clinicians working in the field of motor neurone disease to this year’s International Symposium on ALS/MND. Taking place from Friday 7th – Sunday 9th December 2018, the 29th International Symposium is set to achieve record breaking delegate attendance figures. The Symposium [...]

Glasgow prepares to host record-breaking International Symposium on ALS/MND 2018-12-05T17:35:42+00:00

Barbican to host The Physiological Society’s Sleep Conference

2018-12-04T16:57:36+00:00

The Barbican will host The Physiological Society’s “Sleep and Circadian Rhythms from Mechanisms to Function” Conference this week, which includes a free public lecture on the importance of sleep. As part of the Society’s focus on the importance of sleep and the fact it is vital to human survival, the conference will include a free [...]

Barbican to host The Physiological Society’s Sleep Conference 2018-12-04T16:57:36+00:00

Leading veterinary congress moves to Manchester Central in three-year deal

2018-12-04T16:32:12+00:00

The British Small Animal Veterinary Association (BSAVA), organiser of the largest and longest running small animal congress in Europe, has announced that they will move the event to Manchester from 2021 as part of a three-year deal. The bid, which Manchester Central secured in partnership with Marketing Manchester, will bring up to 10,000 delegates to [...]

Leading veterinary congress moves to Manchester Central in three-year deal 2018-12-04T16:32:12+00:00

ABPCO launches sustainability report and roadmap

2018-12-04T10:20:33+00:00

Timed to coincide with the opening of the COP24 climate talks in Katowice, Poland, ABPCO has released a report and Roadmap for the creation of a more sustainable events industry. Following attendance at a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) workshop in Paris in October titled: “Leveraging Sustainable Procurement Practices to Transform Tourism Value Chains”, ABPCO [...]

ABPCO launches sustainability report and roadmap 2018-12-04T10:20:33+00:00

The Meetings Show’s advisory board predicts the biggest trends for 2019

2018-12-03T17:12:09+00:00

The leading event for the UK inbound and outbound meetings industry, The Meetings Show, met with its advisory board in October to discuss the future of the show and the future of events. The advisory board members, who represent UK and international destinations, venues, event planners and industry consultants, have revealed what they think will [...]

The Meetings Show’s advisory board predicts the biggest trends for 2019 2018-12-03T17:12:09+00:00