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Vespasian volunteer management team leave for Lake of Stars Festival, Malawi.

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 71
Vespasian volunteer management team leave for Lake of Stars Festival, Malawi.

After a bumper summer season, when many crowd management and security teams are jetting off on holiday, the Vespasian Security team are going that extra mile once again. They are going four thousand extra miles to be more precise. Since 2009, Vespasian Security has supplied a team of experienced security managers to the Lake of […]

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Event platform Poken France merges with Tech-Event – #eventtech

Filed in Event Technology by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 160
Event platform Poken France merges with Tech-Event – #eventtech

Poken ‘the Green Event Platform’ and Tech-Event, a leading service provider for exhibitions and events in France, today announce they will join forces to provide advanced ‘touch-to-collect’ technology to the French events market. The merger will allow a complete product and service proposition to be presented to clients, with additional synergies such as combined sales […]

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UKFE launches The Venue Expo 2015 after making its mark on the events industry

Filed in M.I.C.E by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 153
UKFE launches The Venue Expo 2015 after making its mark on the events industry

After an exciting 18 months preparing The Venue Expo 2014, UKFE has made its mark on the events industry in the North of England and the wheels are already in motion for the 2015 show. Liverpool based UKFE is bringing the show home to the brand new, state of the art Exhibition Centre Liverpool to […]

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Guest Blog: The five most common mistakes of business networking

Filed in Guest Blogs, M.I.C.E by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 155
Guest Blog: The five most common mistakes of business networking

Are you getting the most out of your networking? Is it bringing you a steady stream of new business? If not, it’s possible you are making a number of critical mistakes when networking. William Buist, CEO of Abelard and Founder of xTEN Club suggests there are five key mistakes that many business owners make when […]

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Groundforce Bridge helps runners compete in the Macmillan Brownlee Triathlon

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 143
Groundforce Bridge helps runners compete in the Macmillan Brownlee Triathlon

One of Groundforce Bridge’s temporary modular bridges has helped competitors complete the running course at the Macmillan Brownlee Tri North event, hosted at Harewood House, one of Yorkshires most impressive stately homes and estates. The 8m x 1.6m pedestrian bridge supplied by Groundforce Bridge provided access for the runners across a ditch on the challenging […]

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Event Tech Live launches vote to crowdsource content

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, Event Technology by on September 23, 2014 0 Comments • views: 247
Event Tech Live launches vote to crowdsource content

A.M.P. Events Ltd, the organiser of Event Tech Live has launched an online vote that will allow their delegates to have control of the topics and speakers at the event by crowd sourcing the content. Europe’s first dedicated exhibition and conference for event professionals with an interest in technology will take place at the Old […]

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Momentum Builds For 2015 Event Production Show

Filed in M.I.C.E by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 503
Momentum Builds For 2015 Event Production Show

With just five months to go until the doors open on the 2015 Event Production Show, organiser, Mash Media has confirmed stand sales are ahead of target. Many well-known businesses will return to the 2015 Show, including Morris Leslie, Saville AV, Sunbaba, Total Displays and Winner Events to name a few, alongside some first-time exhibitors […]

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Guest Blog: 6 ways to make meetings fly internationally

Filed in Guest Blogs, M.I.C.E by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 594
Guest Blog: 6 ways to make meetings fly internationally

Planning international meetings can bring a number of challenges that organisers may not have previously encountered, from cultural differences to language barriers and a scaling budget. But with the wealth of technology now available to meeting professionals, including mobile apps, organising meetings abroad is becoming easier. Here are 6 essential tips to remember. 1. Be […]

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Birmingham Hosts Global Meeting Agency’s Biggest Ever European Conference

Filed in M.I.C.E by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 591
Birmingham Hosts Global Meeting Agency’s Biggest Ever European Conference

Birmingham this week plays host to the biggest ever European gathering of global meetings agency HelmsBriscoe. From September 22nd to 24th, more than 60 international attendees from HelmsBriscoe will hold their European conference at The Belfry Hotel & Resort, which recently underwent a £26million pound refurbishment. It will be the first time HelmsBriscoe has held […]

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Hawthorn Lights Up Cosmo Fashion Fest

Filed in Brand Marketing by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 530
Hawthorn Lights Up Cosmo Fashion Fest

Celebrities including Millie Mackintosh and the MIC Girls attended the ‘Catwalk to Cosmopolitan Fashion Show’ and Cosmo Fashion Awards at Battersea Evolution last week, hosted by Laura Whitmore. 1000 guests attended the event at the refurbished venue to celebrate the best in high street fashion. The awards are the pinnacle of a week of fashion […]

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Venue Spotlight: The National Geographic Store and Events Space in Knightsbridge

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, M.I.C.E by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 484
Venue Spotlight: The National Geographic Store and Events Space in Knightsbridge

The National Geographic Store and Events Space in Knightsbridge, London has been open since 2011, when the store relocated from Regent Street to Brompton Road and it also obtained a prestigious location opposite Harrods. The store offers an extraordinary and versatile environment and is so much more than a conventional store and events space; it’s a […]

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Guest Blog: The digital marketing gold rush – Pete Bowen, CEO Access Displays Ltd.

Filed in Guest Blogs, M.I.C.E by on September 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 600
Guest Blog: The digital marketing gold rush – Pete Bowen, CEO Access Displays Ltd.

The rush towards a social media utopia has been likened, in some marketing circles, to the great Klondike gold rush in the late 19th century. The promise of instant wealth for many of those prospectors turned out to be a pipe dream. A few made it rich, but tens of thousands endured bitter cold and […]

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GenieConnect continues growth with appointment of Global VP of Sales

Filed in Event Technology by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments • views: 942
GenieConnect continues growth with appointment of Global VP of Sales

GenieConnect, today announce that Mark Poynton has been appointed Global VP of Sales, with overall responsibility for all global revenues. With teams in Chicago, UK and APAC continuing to grow, Mark brings tremendous leadership skills and team development experience to the organisation. With a focus on consultative selling and high standards of professionalism, Mark’s approach […]

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New Registration System Boosts Multimodal Networking Opportunities

Filed in Event Technology by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments • views: 1177
New Registration System Boosts Multimodal Networking Opportunities

A registration system harnessing the networking power of LinkedIn will deliver new business opportunities for the Multimodal 2015 community. Social software company GleanIn’s registration solution uses LinkedIn profiles, allowing visitors, exhibitors and speakers to instantly see Multimodal attendees to whom they are connected or follow on Twitter. “This will not only speed up registration, but […]

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Association of Event Venues AGM announces “a very strong 12 months”.

Filed in M.I.C.E by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments • views: 998
Association of Event Venues AGM announces “a very strong 12 months”.

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) held its tenth AGM at the International Centre, Telford on September 11 2014. The managing director of Earls Court and Olympia (EC&O) and Association of Event Venues (AEV) chairman, Nigel Nathan, delivered the chairman’s report, thanking Kathryn James and previous AEV chairs for passing on the reins of an […]

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ABPCO research indicates money troubles keep 39% of PCOs awake at night

Filed in M.I.C.E by on September 19, 2014 0 Comments • views: 977
ABPCO research indicates money troubles keep 39% of PCOs awake at night

In a poll conducted amongst members of The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO), 39% of respondents commented that either market conditions or finance represent their greatest concern. The short poll asked ABPCO members “What part of your business keeps you up at night?” • 39% cited finance – relating to either budgets or […]

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