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The Meetings Show encourages eventprofs to #takethetime
The Meetings Show is aiming to help eventprofs feeling tired and overwhelmed by the demands of the industry with its new #takethetime campaign. With the sector facing challenges such as […]
Istoria Group launches support for female-owned micro businesses
Creative business collective Istoria Group has launched a competition to find a regional, women-owned Micro Business to support as part of its Incubator Hub programme, to houses and helps guide […]
Women in Lighting are asking everyone to fill out a global gathering of information.
A televised fund-raising concert at Wembley Stadium in aid of Ukraine will reportedly take place on 24 June, clashing with the Glastonbury Festival and BST Hyde Park.
ExCeL becomes first UK venue to offer isla’s carbon measurement platform
ExCeL London has announced a new collaboration with leading industry body isla to offer the TRACE platform to event organisers. Formed in 2020, isla is an independent non-profit organisation focusing […]
Opera, trains and submarines to star in EuroFest, the Eurovision-inspired cultural festival
The first details of a two-week cultural festival – EuroFest – which will take over Liverpool in the lead up to The Eurovision Song Contest have been unveiled.
The invenue Network launches
Caspar Norman, co-founder of Roundhouse Trust, has launched ‘The invenue Network’, a network specifically designed to support venues with “targeted and impartial advice and support.”
AOK Events launches the “Make Unforgettable Happen Fund” to help create memorable experiences
AOK Events, a leading event management company, is pleased to announce the launch of the “Make Unforgettable Happen Fund,” a new initiative designed to help people create unforgettable experiences and […]
VisitBritain unveils £10m See Things Differently campaign
VisitBritain has started rolling out its new multi-million pound international campaign for 2023 to drive tourism to Britain.
Rail strikes have caused £337m of cancellations across sector, says mia
The estimated value of cancelled business across the sector as a result of recent rail strikes is more than £337 million, according to the Meetings Industry Association’s (mia) latest research.
Team Up
Since COVID-19, improving teamwork in the workplace has become one of the main priorities for employers.
The Ops Nest
For venues, organisers, suppliers and contractors in the event industry to come together to learn, network, & collaborate.
Venues urged to prepare for single-use plastic ban
Following the Government’s decision to ban single-use plastic in England’s hospitality businesses and retail, venue directory.com’s MD has urged venues to take “decisive action.”
‘Decisive’ action needed on single-use plastic ahead of ban
Venues need to act now in order to prepare for the ban on single-use plastic in England, according to Michael Begley, managing director of venuedirectory.com.
Lucy Frazer appointed secretary of state for Culture, Media and Sport
A cabinet reshuffle has seen Lucy Frazer appointed as the new secretary of state for the revamped Department for Culture, Media and Sport. 
First agenda drop for Event Tech Live Vegas revealed
Announcing the first confirmed sessions on the agenda for Event Tech Live (ETL) Las Vegas, organisers have highlighted the parallels with and progress from the London show at ExCeL last […]
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