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Eventbrite makes the move into Manchester

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Eventbrite makes the move into Manchester

Eventbrite, the global self-service ticketing platform and marketplace for live experiences, expands its UK presence by launching in Manchester. The company’s first UK office is in London – Eventbrite’s third largest market after New York and San Francisco.  This new presence in the Northwest is indicative of the large growth and opportunity in the UK […]

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Poken integrates iBeacon and NFC with new ‘Super’ and ‘Real-Time’ Touch Points

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Poken integrates iBeacon and NFC with new ‘Super’ and ‘Real-Time’ Touch Points

Poken ‘the Green Event Platform’ today announces the launch of two new functionalities to its event technology. Designed to enable event organisers to offer visitors a wider choice of options for collecting digital content, Poken’s new Super and Real-Time Touch Points use both NFC and iBeacon technologies. The Super Touch Point is a digital sticker […]

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Attendify Launches Social Ad Platform to Help Event Planners Monetize their Apps and Drive Engagement for Sponsors

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Attendify Launches Social Ad Platform to Help Event Planners Monetize their Apps and Drive Engagement for Sponsors

Attendify’s platform empowers event planners to create event-only social networking apps that boost attendee participation and enhance the event experience. Today Attendify is announcing an industry first Social Ad Platform designed to get sponsors and exhibitors involved in the conversation with native, in-stream ads that are designed for engagement and lead generation. “Attendify’s platform has […]

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Media 10 win legal battle over use of the Ideal Home name

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Media 10 win legal battle over use of the Ideal Home name

Media 10 Limited, the independent, privately-owned company which owns the “IDEAL HOME SHOW” brand, has successfully defended legal proceedings brought by Time Inc. UK, (formerly IPC Media) the publisher of Ideal Home (the magazine) and has won the right to extend its business under the “IDEAL HOME” name beyond just shows. This means that Time Inc. […]

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GMG Network Ltd Announces Launch of New Website

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GMG Network Ltd Announces Launch of New Website

GMG Network is pleased to announce the launch of it’s new website. An updated design and more detailed information offer visitors to www.GMGNetwork.co.uk a better user experience. The website demonstrates a sleeker design and greater information on GMG’s services and the team’s background and experience. The update is all part of GMG’s belief that the […]

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Half of CEOs question the value of internal events

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Half of CEOs question the value of internal events

Almost half of CEOs see internal events as a cost rather than an investment, according to the directors that work for them. That’s one of the key findings of new research amongst event managers and directors at FTSE 250 organisations and UK multinationals. Research from INVOLVE, the communications agency, finds that internal events are used […]

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Exhibition Centre Liverpool secures it’s first international conference and exhibition.

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Exhibition Centre Liverpool secures it’s first international conference and exhibition.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool, the latest addition to ACC Liverpool, has secured its first international conference and exhibition. The European Association for International Education (EAIE) has confirmed it will hold its annual conference at the new complex from September 12 -16 2016. The event, which is the largest international higher education conference in Europe, will bring […]

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Live Group Unveils Locator Function at EIBTM 2014

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Live Group Unveils Locator Function at EIBTM 2014

The Live Group will be launching a game-changing app to European event organisers during EIBTM in Barcelona 18th-20th November 2014. The app, which has won the prestigious EIBTM Technology Watch Award 2014, has many features, of which the latest has been dubbed the Locator Function thanks to its ability to create the first ever indoor […]

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New Competition Launches At Event Production Show 2015

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on November 17, 2014 0 Comments • views: 760
New Competition Launches At Event Production Show 2015

Aspiring festival and event organisers will be given a unique opportunity to pitch their ideas to industry experts as the Event Production Show launches its ‘The Fest Factor’ competition. Taking place on Thursday 19th February 2015, Fest Factor will invite candidates to pitch their ideas for new festivals or outdoor events in a series of […]

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RFID: A revolution for events – Video

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RFID: A revolution for events – Video

James Richards, Marketing Director at Smart Host Services reveals how RFID works and what it can mean for your event

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Queen Mary Great Hall showcases the best of London’s academic venues

Filed in Editor's Choice & Features, M.I.C.E by on November 17, 2014 0 Comments • views: 902
Queen Mary Great Hall showcases the best of London’s academic venues

The art-deco Great Hall at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) stepped into the events industry limelight last night (12th November) when it hosted the second annual Venuemasters London (VML) Showcase. The event, featuring 10 of London’s academic venues also included a keynote speech by Fay Sharpe, founder shareholder in venue finding agency Zibrant alongside […]

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Poken expands US operations with the opening of a New York office

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Poken expands US operations with the opening of a New York office

Poken ‘the Green Event Platform’ today announces the opening an office in New York, to better support its expanding business into the East Coast meetings and events industry.  The new office adds to Poken’s existing US presence in Palo Alto, California. Poken’s New York office at 675 Hudson Street is in the Meatpacking District, a […]

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EPS Supports Largest Ever Victoria Park Remembrance Service

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EPS Supports Largest Ever Victoria Park Remembrance Service

Leicester’s largest ever Remembrance Day service was supported by one of the city’s own suppliers. Having won a competitive tender for the contract, EPS Europe were required to supply and install 1,500m2 of its Temp-a-Path™ temporary footpath product, which was used to protect the parks natural ground and provide a safe base for the seated […]

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Beaver 84 profits up more than 50 per cent

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Beaver 84 profits up more than 50 per cent

Recently published results reveal that Access, Groundworks and Event specialist Altrad Beaver 84 grew its profits by a staggering 53 per cent in the last financial year. Beaver 84’s success is a product of an improved purchasing strategy, freeing up cash to continue growth across the company’s three product sets. As a result, new kit, […]

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Eventbase announce $2 Million investment from SXSW at Event Tech Live – Video

Filed in Event Technology by on November 13, 2014 0 Comments • views: 1240
Eventbase announce $2 Million investment from SXSW at Event Tech Live – Video

Eventbase announced at Event Tech Live that they have raised $2 million in Series A funding from the coffers of the music, film and interactive festival SXSW We interviewed Richard Caelius Managing Director EMEA for Eventbase at Event Tech Live about the investment.

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Morris Site Machinery Delivers Showstopping Festive Light to Tippers Tool Hire

Filed in Festivals & Outdoor by on November 13, 2014 0 Comments • views: 819
Morris Site Machinery Delivers Showstopping Festive Light to Tippers Tool Hire

Ahead of the festive events season, Midlands tool hire company Tippers Tool Hire has purchased five LED lighting towers from dynamic UK manufacturer and supplier of site equipment, Morris Site Machinery. The SMC TL-90 LED, manufactured by Morris Site Machinery, provides the ultimate in new technology, innovation and quality for festive occasions from Christmas markets […]

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