Megatrends 2025: How Abu Dhabi is Adapting Its Events Strategy

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Vision 2025 celebrates reaching 100 members

Event Industry News

The festival sustainability campaign, Festival Vision 2025, has topped 100 members with the ‘From the Fields’ portfolio joining the festivals pledging to reduce their carbon footprint by 50% by 2025. It’s great to see more members of the festival community engaging to reduce their carbon impact, getting onboard Vision 2025 and seizing the moment to play their part in helping tackle the climate emergency.”.

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Rotterdam will host the World Energy Congress in 2025

Event Industry News

The World Energy Congress 2025 (WEC2025) will be organised in Rotterdam. The world’s largest energy event will take place September 8-11 2025 with Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre as main venue. Theme for the Dutch 2025 edition of the congress will be ‘Sustainable Energy for all’.

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Festival Vision:2025 Conference programme now live

Event Industry News

Industry-leading guests confirmed to share insights, innovations and decades of event sustainability experience with delegates at The Festival Vision: 2025 conference at The Showman’s Show, Wednesday 16 th October, 12-5.30pm, hosted by not-for-profit Powerful Thinking. . This year, for the first time, the conference is open to all visitors to The Showman’s Show as well as event organisers who have taken the Festival Vision:2025 pledge.

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Vision:2025 returns to The Showman’s Show 2018

Event Industry News

This will be the 3 rd annual meeting of organisers signed up to the Vision:2025 pledge, with Powerful Thinking, to cut the environmental impacts of their events by 50% by 2025. The Showman’s Show organisers, Lance Publications, underline their commitment to sustainability in hosting the Vision:2025 event for the second year running on Wednesday 17 th October. The post Vision:2025 returns to The Showman’s Show 2018 appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Festival Vision: 2025 launches Crowdfunder, inviting event professionals to be part of sustainable events strategy

Event Industry News

The Festival Vision: 2025 crowdfunding campaign, launched by not-for-profit group Powerful Thinking, gives the whole live events industry the opportunity to work together and provide leadership around climate breakdown through the Vision 2025’s pioneering strategy. Festival Vision: 2025 began in 2015 when The Show Must Go On report edition one, was delivered to the COP21 talks in Paris as a festival industry response to climate change.

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Housewares Taps CDS for Registration, Lead Management, Integrations for The Inspired Home Show from 2023 to 2025

Exhibitor Magazine

BOURNE, MA  The International Housewares Association (IHA) has selected Convention Data. Services (CDS) to provide registration, lead management, Company News

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Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau Announces Incentive Program to Drive 2025 Meeting and Event Bookings

Exhibitor Magazine

PHILADELPHIA  Today the Philadelphia Convention and Visitors Bureau (PHLCVB) announced a program incentivizing meetings and conventions booked in the. Venues and Destinations

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Festival Vision:2025 at the Showman’s Show: Full programme released

Event Industry News

The Vision:2025 annual conference looks to increase the momentum of festival industry communities working together to create more sustainable events at the Showman’s Show , October 17 th 2018. The popular closing ‘roundtable’ session gives Vision:2025 members the chance to ask speakers, experts and suppliers questions relating specifically to their events. Festivals that have not signed the Vision:2025 pledge but would like to attend can become a member at [link]. .

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Convention Data Services Inks Multi-show Deal with Clarion Events North America for Registration, Lead Management, Integrations, and Contact Center Services from 2023�2025

Exhibitor Magazine

Bourne, MA  Clarion Events North America has selected Convention Data Services (CDS) to. provide registration, lead management, integrations, and c. Company News

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Showman’s Show creates ‘Hub’ to play host to Festival Vision: 2025 Sustainability Skills & Knowledge Update

Event Industry News

The new space will play host to the second meeting of Vision:2025 Festivals, an initiative launched […]. The post Showman’s Show creates ‘Hub’ to play host to Festival Vision: 2025 Sustainability Skills & Knowledge Update appeared first on Event Industry News.

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Green Code of Conduct for UK Outdoor Event Industry Consultation launched

Event Industry News

Vision:2025 launch a consultation for ground-breaking industry Green Code of Conduct, to provide clear minimum environmental standards for all UK outdoor events.

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Event Industry News

Organisers have also signed the Vision: 2025 Pledge – an event industry initiative that aims to inspire events to measure their environmental impacts and reduce them by 50% by the year 2025 and are aiming for Net Zero by 2030.

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New facilities underline GL events’ environmental commitment

Event Industry News

GL events is championing sustainability through its support of the Festival Vision 2025 initiative and, internally, by monitoring, measuring and improving processes to reduce environmental impacts. Featured Festival & Outdoors News event supplier Festival Vision:2025 GL events

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The Showman’s Show 2019 hailed huge success

Event Industry News

In addition, the return of the Festival Vision:2025 Conference proved to be a triumph! Commenting on the impressive turnout and overall success of the event, Bethan Riach, Powerful Thinking’s communications manager, said: “A huge thanks to all who were part of the Festival Vision: 2025 event this year. Exhibition News Featured Festival & Outdoors News Festival Vision:2025 Newbury Showground outdoor events Showman’s Show The Showman's Show

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Event Email Marketing Ideas That Won't Make People Unsubscribe

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More than 333 billion emails are sent every day, and that figure is expected to grow to 376 billion by 2025. Email has become an essential part of our daily lives.

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Lyft’s New Green Mode Lets You Request an Electric Vehicle

PCMA Convene

The Green Mode initiative is part of Lyft’s declared goal of delivering 1 billion rides per year by EV by 2025. Fast Company. Fast Company ). Read More

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Black Engineer of the Year Conference Returns to Baltimore After a 14-Year Absence

PCMA Convene

A convention of more than 10,000 science and technology employers and students that left Baltimore nearly a decade ago will return in 2024 and 2025. The Baltimore Sun. Baltimore Sun ). Read More. News Junkie Places & Spaces

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Touchless Activations at Tradeshows Here to Stay

EventMB

based consultancy, by 2025, a staggering $3 trillion – up 25 percent from $2.4 The global growth in the value of QR code payment transactions is expected to increase 250 percent from 2022 through 2025.

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Event Industry Green Survey launched

Event Industry News

The survey results will contribute to the 2nd edition of The Show Must Go On report, to be published early 2020, after the success of Powerful Thinking’s Festival Vision: 2025 Crowdfunder which secured over £28,000 of funding for the report. Four years on, almost 80 UK festivals have taken the Festival Vision: 2025 pledge to reduce GHG emissions by 50% by 2025.

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LEADING COMPETITIVE SOCIALISING BRAND ‘SWINGERS’ ANNOUNCES UK & US EXPANSION PLANS INCLUDING A NEW £2.5M WEST END ROOF TERRACE AND JUNE OPENING FOR NEW YORK LOCATION 

Prestige Events Magazine

The market-leading entertainment concept has announced details of Swingers NoMad (NYC) launch, plus its forthcoming West End London expansion and outlined their pipeline up to end of 2025.

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New Hyatt Hotels Brand to “Remix Hospitality”

Smart Meetings

Caption by Hyatt is expected to grow key leisure markets in metropolitan and downtown areas through 2024, including Shanghai, which will be home to Caption by Hyatt Shanghai Zhongshan Park early 2023; and Tokyo, which will have Caption by Hyatt Kabutocho Tokyo in 2025.

GL events supports Festival Vision

Event Industry News

GL events UK has confirmed its support for The Festival Vision: 2025 initiative, as part of its own commitment to a more sustainable and environmentally-friendly industry. The Festival Vision: 2025 crowdfunding campaign was launched by not-for-profit group Powerful Thinking, to support the UK live event industry in providing leadership action on climate change. That’s why we were so keen to support The Festival Vision: 2025 campaign.

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ecolibrium launch Sustainable Travel Guide for Artists and the Music Industry, May 192022

Event Industry News

Co-authored by Environmental Consultants Liz Warwick and Chris Johnson part of the Vision: 2025 climate action steering group for live events, the guide builds on information from previous publications by Vision: 2025 and Julie’s Bicycle with input from the team at Music Declares Emergency.

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What Does the JetBlue-Spirit Airlines Merger Mean for Meetings?

MeetingsNet

If the merger passes that examination, the deal should close by mid-2024 and the airlines would strive to begin operating as one carrier by early 2025.

A new dawn for the events industry Raccoon Events sets out ambitious net zero plan at COP26

Prestige Events Magazine

Raccoon Events, which employs 22 staff in the UK and US, has set the ambitious goal to get the company and its UK and US events to net zero by 2025. We then develop a process of continuous improvement, every year measuring and reducing until we get to 2025.

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Event Tech Live 2020 reveals still more content, still more reach

Event Industry News

Fully virtual for the first time, Event Tech Live 2020 (ETL20) will feature more than 100 sessions and 70 plus demos, from home and abroad, delivered by show partners First Sight Media, Glisser and Grip.

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MGM Resorts International Hits Sustainability Milestone

Smart Meetings

13 properties and more than 36,000 guest rooms, including Bellagio, Aria, Mandalay Bay and MGM Grand, this marks a milestone in MGM Resorts’ long-term plan of reducing the company’s emissions by 45 percent per square foot by 2025. Record hot temperatures in the Pacific Northwest.

Somerset House announces sustainable, inclusive and diverse supplier search

Event Industry News

Contracts will run from March 2023 – March 2025. The iconic central London venue is inviting businesses to apply to become an accredited supplier.

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Eco Sustainable Solutions Cleans Up Boomtown

Prestige Events Magazine

Having committed to becoming a circular festival with net zero scope 1 & 2 GHG emissions by 2025, Boomtown’s organisers are working towards transforming Boomtown into a sustainable city that’s run entirely on renewable energy.

Addressing the impact of generational change on Scotland’s events industry

Event Industry News

David Coletto, CEO of leading Canadian public opinion and marketing research consultancy, Abacus Data, will deliver the keynote speech at the 2017 National Events Conference: Setting the Scene for 2025. With almost a decade of experience working in the marketing research industry and as Abacus Data’s lead on Canadian Millennial Research Practice, David will provide invaluable […].

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SOMERSET HOUSE OPENS SEARCH FOR SUSTAINABLE, INCLUSIVE AND DIVERSE SUPPLIERS

Prestige Events Magazine

Contracts will run from March 2023 – March 2025. The iconic central London venue is inviting suppliers to apply to become an accredited supplier.

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Big Goals Announced for Sustainable Jet Fuel

MeetingsNet

This summer, the European Union took a step toward increasing demand with its mandate that SAF make up two percent of aviation fuel at EU airports by 2025 and five percent by 2030.

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Welcome to the Age of Intelligent Reduction

Smart Meetings

Several years ago, the Freeman leadership team established a vision for where we wanted to be in 2025, a strategic road map with very specific imperatives attached to each objective. Editor’s Note : This opinion piece is a version of an article first posted on LinkedIn.

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Vision2025 previews its second Show Must Go On Report

Event Industry News

The report will be free to download from the website, featuring chapters on governance, waste, food, transport/travel and power, giving advice and best practice examples to festival organisers, with the aim to reduce carbon impact by at least 50% by 2025.

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Radisson Hotel Group secures ECOsmart sustainability recognition across 21 UK hotels

Prestige Events Magazine

As part of this, the group is committed to reducing its carbon and water footprint by 30% by 2025, focusing on using renewable energy and phasing out single-use plastics.

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Add sustainability to RFPs urges the Meetings Industry Association

Event Industry News

The Meetings Industry Association (mia) is calling on the sector to include sustainability as a key requirement in requests for proposals (RFP), to help eliminate single-use plastics by 2025. . To date, many organisations have signed the association’s #20PercentLess pledge to eliminate single-use plastics from the industry by 2025, but it believes change could happen sooner if booking agents also underlined the importance of sustainability within their RFPs.

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Showman’s Show returns to reconnect outdoor event industry as it plans ahead for busy 2022

Event Industry News

In addition, the Vision 2025 conference has announced that it will be delivering a series of industry briefings examining context and new research from leading experts and organisations on the afternoon of Wednesday 20th October.

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Conference audience learn how ‘experiential obsessed generation’ are the future for Scotland’s events industry

Event Industry News

A day of lively debate and discussion was had as Scotland’s events and festivals industry came together on Monday (27 November) at this year’s National Events Conference: Setting the Stage for 2025. Hosted by sports broadcaster, Eilidh Barbour, and held at Glasgow’s Technology & Innovation Centre, 42 expert speakers and a capacity audience gathered for the […].

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The Show Must Go On report & Vision2025 website launched

Event Industry News

More than 100 festivals and events have made the Vision:2025 pledge and more than 60 suppliers have supported the report.

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