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ISES hosts spook-tacular Halloween event

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, M.I.C.E by on October 31, 2014 0 Comments • views: 428
ISES hosts spook-tacular Halloween event

Last night, event industry members and press turned out in force to attend the ISES UK’s incredible Halloween party at The Bloomsbury Ballrooms, London. The stunning Bloomsbury Ballrooms opened its doors for an evening of glamorous horror with spooky props, incredible dancers and ghoulish DJs. Partridge Events managed each aspect of the event from concept […]

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Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and founder of Cvent to deliver Key Note Session at Event Tech Live

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, M.I.C.E by on October 31, 2014 0 Comments • views: 464
Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and founder of Cvent to deliver Key Note Session at Event Tech Live

Reggie Aggarwal, CEO and founder of Cvent will be flying over from the US to deliver a session at Event Tech Live, November 13th 2014.  Whether you are launching a business from the ground-up or looking to take your professional career to the next level, adopting an entrepreneurial spirit is key. Reggie’s session will shed […]

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The app takes over…

Filed in Event Technology by on October 30, 2014 0 Comments • views: 694
The app takes over…

If you aren’t planning to have a mobile application for your upcoming event, then new research suggests you are likely to be denying your attendees’ key information through their preferred digital medium of choice, says Michael Douglas from GenieConnect. I think we all knew that the use of mobile apps was on the rise. What […]

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Perton Signs gets into snow business

Filed in M.I.C.E by on October 30, 2014 0 Comments • views: 648
Perton Signs gets into snow business

Perton Signs, the exhibition graphics and signage specialist, has recently completed the printing and installation of 42 linear metres of PVC wall wrap for the ice rink skate hire pavilion in the gardens of the Natural History Museum, London, opening on October 30. The temporary structure was built and furnished by Penny Banks, who commissioned […]

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A new spin on direct marketing

Filed in Brand Marketing by on October 29, 2014 0 Comments • views: 749
A new spin on direct marketing

Billy Smart from Mobile Technik sets the wheels in motion for new event sectors to take to the road through advancing trailer technology “Roadshows are an established event practice that through good location planning and trailer design can effectively reach target audiences and attract new ones. With that in mind, are some sectors of the […]

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More Festival Reviews – The Final part of Festival Focus magazine for 2014

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 29, 2014 0 Comments • views: 788
More Festival Reviews – The Final part of Festival Focus magazine for 2014

Welcome to the final part of Festival Focus magazine for 2014. The Event Industry News team went behind the scenes at T in the Park, Farnborough Air Show, GlobalGathering, Reading, Castle Concerts and Invictus Games. Within Festival Focus you’ll find interviews with promoters, organisers, production companies and contractors. Some of these will be in traditional […]

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Midas wins Green Festival Supplier at The Festival Supplier Awards

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 29, 2014 0 Comments • views: 515
Midas wins Green Festival Supplier at The Festival Supplier Awards

After 12-years unmitigated persistence, shaking up the event industry’s power trip with pure biodiesel, Midas Productions duly won the Green Festival Supplier gong at the inaugural Festival Supplier Awards. The judges, including DF Concerts’ Head of Event Management, Colin Rodger, Hannah Farnham, Live Nation’s Head of Production and Events, and Dan Craig, Head of Operations […]

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Wayra UK partners with Pickevent to launch its Event Community

Filed in Event Technology by on October 29, 2014 0 Comments • views: 597
Wayra UK partners with Pickevent to launch its Event Community

Wayra UK the London based startup accelerator that helps entrepreneurs to grow and build successful businesses has partnered with Pickevent to build a community of entrepreneurs, startups, mentors and investors around its events. When registering to attend a Wayra event all attendees will have access to the Wayra Community enabling attendees to connect, share content, participate in discussions and […]

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Noodle Live set to speed up Winter Awards & Events with new RFID registration and table numbering tools

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 29, 2014 0 Comments • views: 646
Noodle Live set to speed up Winter Awards & Events with new RFID registration and table numbering tools

Event technology company, Noodle Live has launched a suite of RFID tools designed to streamline registration, manage session check-in, control access and provide table numbering info. The technology is quicker than barcodes/scanners and has the bonus of being able to collect documents using the same badge. Attendees don’t need an app for any of these […]

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Inside Rolls-Royce’ Goes Live With Public Exhibition In London

Filed in Brand Marketing, M.I.C.E by on October 28, 2014 0 Comments • views: 619
Inside Rolls-Royce’ Goes Live With Public Exhibition In London

Following the hugely positive reaction to this year’s Channel 4 television documentary about the brand, Rolls-Royce Motor Cars has decided to engage directly with fans new and old in a series of free live exhibitions called ‘Inside Rolls-Royce’ presented by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. Appropriately for this most popular of great British brands, the first of […]

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So here it is, Christmas corporate events

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, M.I.C.E by on October 28, 2014 1 Comment • views: 690
So here it is, Christmas corporate events

As the autumn leaves fall, many of our clients will just be starting to think about their Christmas corporate event. They probably have a venue, they may have a caterer booked, but chances are, pretty much everything else still has yet to be finalised.  At Alive Network, like most event companies, we’ve been gearing up […]

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Central Hall strikes GOLD at MIMA Awards

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Central Hall strikes GOLD at MIMA Awards

Central Hall Westminster won the top prize for ‘Best integrated marketing campaign’ at the Meetings Industry Marketing Awards 2014 last night! The award was in recognition of the ‘Meet The Future’ campaign, a twelve month campaign exploring how event technologies will change the way conferences and events will be organised in the future. The multi-faceted […]

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Central Hall Westminster launches ‘Event Technologies Challenged’ campaign

Filed in Event Technology by on October 28, 2014 0 Comments • views: 577
Central Hall Westminster launches ‘Event Technologies Challenged’ campaign

Following the success of its 2014 ‘Meet the Future – Event Technologies Explored’ campaign, Central Hall Westminster today reveals a new campaign focused on the challenges of effectively improving event experience through technology. The campaign launch follows research showing that 82% of delegates do not fully engage with event content.* The new campaign, ‘Meet the […]

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Sunbaba splashes out

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 28, 2014 0 Comments • views: 517
Sunbaba splashes out

Branding specialist Sunbaba is set to shake-up product launches, conferences and exhibition stands with a new 3D graphic. Designed on display polyester and polyester voile, the system fuses Sunbaba’s tension fabric frame with LED colour-changing light battens, to stunning effect. Unveiled at the Showman’s Show, where it won the company the coveted Best Stand award, […]

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First Class Service For First Direct Arena

Filed in Concerts & Touring by on October 28, 2014 0 Comments • views: 499
First Class Service For First Direct Arena

Showsec have been acclaimed for their part in helping to establish the first direct Arena in Leeds as a friendly, customer-focused venue. The 13,000-capacity Arena celebrated the first birthday of its opening when Jake Bugg recently performed his unique blend of indie, rock and folk. It was a special occasion which also marked a celebration of […]

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A Need For Speed: Inaugural Networking Event Set For 2015 Event Production Show

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 27, 2014 0 Comments • views: 738
A Need For Speed: Inaugural Networking Event Set For 2015 Event Production Show

Venues and landowners looking to utilise their spaces in new and imaginative ways will have the opportunity to introduce themselves in the first ever speed networking event at the 2015 Event Production Show. Hosted on the NOEA Pavilion, one of the main hubs on the show floor, the speed networking event will take place on […]

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Blackout Goes Starry Eyed At Lords Bicentenary

Filed in M.I.C.E by on October 27, 2014 0 Comments • views: 436
Blackout Goes Starry Eyed At Lords Bicentenary

Drapes and rigging specialist Blackout helped Lords Cricket Club celebrate its 200th year in style, transforming a temporary marquee installed in the iconic grounds with an LED starcloth ceiling, 8th-19th October 2014. The marquee allowed guests to make the famous walk through the Long Room, down the steps of the Pavilion, through the Players’ gate […]

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Halo Group join forces with Night Tales’ to transform the Red Market site on Old Street

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on October 27, 2014 0 Comments • views: 587
Halo Group join forces with Night Tales’ to transform the Red Market site on Old Street

This winter award winning production agency The Halo Group join forces with Night Tales’ award winning pop up organisers Background Bars to deliver a Christmas creative that will transform the Red Market site on Old Street into a “7-week celebration, hosting the best of London gastronomy, music and bar culture”. This years creative direction from […]

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