BEcause extends experiential marketing footprint with Ireland launch

Event Industry News

Experiential marketing group BEcause has expanded its reach into Ireland by joining with Dublin-based agency Imagine. The new partnership will see Imagine rebranded as BEcause Ireland from today.

Annick Ireland interview: A marketing masterclass

Event Industry News

The post Annick Ireland interview: A marketing masterclass appeared first on Event Industry News. The 1-2-1 series by Event Industry News interviews influencers, leaders and champions within the UK exhibition market.

Eventbrite UK and Ireland: A Leadership Update for 2018

Eventbrite

The post Eventbrite UK and Ireland: A Leadership Update for 2018 appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. We sat down with Joel Crouch, GM for Eventbrite’s London&Cork offices, to talk about the evolution of his teams so far, and about what’s in store for 2018. Company News Event Industry News February Growth Eventbrite eventbrite update Leadership

ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter heads to Belfast for 2018 debate

Event Industry News

The UK and Ireland Chapter of ICCA (The International Congress and Convention Association) has chosen Belfast as the destination for its next annual chapter debate in 2018. The post ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter heads to Belfast for 2018 debate appeared first on Event Industry News.

The human touch and industry disruptors discussed at ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter 2017 Annual Debate

Event Industry News

The ‘human touch’ emerged as an invaluable element when dealing with industry disruptors at the annual ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter Debate which took place last week at Manchester Central.

Credit Card Processing For International Events (UK, Ireland, Canada & Australia)

TicketBud

If you're hosting an international event outside the US in UK, Ireland, Canada or Australia, you can now utilize credit card processing to host your event for free on Ticketbud!

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ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter to explore ‘Industry Disruptors and Adapting to Change’ at annual debate in Manchester

Event Industry News

ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter today announces that its 2017 Annual Debate will focus on ‘Industry Disruptors and Adapting to Change’. The two-day event will take place March 9th to 10th at Manchester Central and includes an evening reception and dinner.

ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter to explore ‘Industry Disruptors and Adapting to Change’ at annual debate in Manchester

Event Industry News

ICCA UK and Ireland Chapter today announces that its 2017 Annual Debate will focus on ‘Industry Disruptors and Adapting to Change’. The post ICCA UK & Ireland Chapter to explore ‘Industry Disruptors and Adapting to Change’ at annual debate in Manchester appeared first on Event Industry News. The two-day event will take place March 9th to 10th at Manchester Central and includes an evening reception and dinner.

5 US Cities to Go Green This Weekend

Smart Meetings

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Exciting Developments for Planners at 10 Top International Cities

Smart Meetings

Popular destinations throughout the world have been busy adding new properties and attractions—from a spectacular entertainment venue in Montreal to a stunning convention center in San Jose, Costa Rica—that have enhanced their offerings to meeting groups and tourists.

Smart Moves: Doubles Edition

Smart Meetings

More: 7 Smart Moves at The Elizabeth Hotel and More. Niles Harris and Dieter Schmitz InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown has welcomed Harris (right) as general manager and Schmitz (left) as hotel manager.

The Planner’s Fire and Ice Travel Guide

SmartMeetings

Ulster, Ireland—Dragonstone, Stormlands and King’s Road. After a riveting midseason episode of HBO’s Game of Thrones on Sunday, the show’s omnipresent buzz is stronger than ever. One major appeal is the transcendent scenery. It turns out, these places aren’t all that other-worldly.

Our Picks for Luxury Hotel Dining on the Emerald Isle

SmartMeetings

It will come as news to few that Ireland, the Emerald Isle, is a beautiful place to set foot. It may, however, surprise many to learn that Ireland is also a food lover’s paradise. Our final pick takes us to the G Hotel on the west coast of Ireland. With something to satisfy even the most discerning of palates, our picks for luxury hotel dining on the Emerald Isle are sure to inspire your next event. The Shelbourne, Dublin.

Top 5 Friendliest Cities in the World

SmartMeetings

Dublin is so friendly and social that locals even use a slang word, “craic” (pronounced like “crack”), the term widely used for fun and entertainment in Ireland, which is fitting for such a welcoming environment. Destinations International auckland cities dublin eco-friendly friendly ireland krakow list major new zealand nice poland poll social south carolina spots survey tokyo Tourism TravelPolls don’t lie, right?

Insomnia gaming festival goes on tour!

Event Industry News

20,000 fans expected as the UK’s biggest gaming festival heads back to Scotland and Ireland Multiplay Events will be hosting ‘Insomnia Ireland’ and ‘Insomnia X Resonate’ this summer in Killarney and Glasgow respectively.

Creative Technology acquires Ion Solutions

Event Industry News

Creative Technology Group (CT), a live events company of NEP Group and worldwide specialist in audio visual equipment and bespoke staging solutions, announced today that it has acquired Ion Solutions, a leading provider of professional audio visual and broadcast technology systems in Ireland. Ion Solutions will now become part of the CT Europe & Middle East group and will be rebranded as Creative Technology (CT) Ireland after a transitionary period.

Eikon Exhibition Centre – Venue Spotlight

Event Industry News

Welcome to Northern Ireland’s newest and largest events venue, the Eikon Exhibition Centre. The Eikon is a multi-million-pound venue within easy reach from all directions at the heart of Northern Ireland in Balmoral Park, Sprucefield.

7 Ways to Grow Your Event Revenue

Eventbrite

We asked the question - what additional revenue streams are top event organisers across the UK and Ireland using this year? Find out the top seven. The post 7 Ways to Grow Your Event Revenue appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. April Event Marketing Event Planning Infographic Leadership / Management Marketing Owner Promoter Sales Ticket Sales event trends revenue stream

2019 Pulse Report: Get Involved in Our Annual Industry Survey

Eventbrite

For the last four years, the report has been a go-to resource for event organisers across the UK and Ireland. Our 2019 Pulse Report survey is now live!

The Top 22 Live Events Worldwide for Event Professionals

G2Planet

Events in the UK and Ireland. This is a follow up to our previous post on the top live events. Today we cover the events overseas which is just as lively as scene as the United States. March. M&IT Awards @EventsEducation London. Industry Observations What Goes on at an Event

Ultimate Venue Guide 2018

Event Industry News

Event Industry News are proud to showcase some of the very best venues across the UK and Ireland. Welcome to the first edition of the Ultimate Venue Guide…. Whether you organise small meetings, major conferences, exhibitions or concerts you will find the perfect venue right here.

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Kinsale Sevens Festival – A Case Study in Wet Weather Resilience

Eventbrite

Deciding to host an outdoor event in the UK or Ireland will always be a roll of the dice when it comes to weather. But while you can only hope for the best, it is prudent to plan for the worst. This is something Peter Elliot, Past President of Kinsale Rugby Football Club, knows all […].

Gavin Downes joins Clive as Head of Strategy

Event Industry News

Downes has over 15 years’ experience across both B2B and B2C in a mix of client and agency side roles, covering the UK & Ireland, Western Europe & Australia. While born in Ireland, Downes has lived & worked in the US, Indonesia, UK and Australia. Clive has appointed Gavin Downes to the role of Head of Strategy, based in their Dublin office.

A Conference Provides Helping Hands, Literally

MeetingsNet

During the Association of British Professional Conference Organizers’ annual conference in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in late June, one of the organization’s goals was to show attendees how to incorporate a destination’s knowledge base into an event’s social-giveback opportunities.

Ricoh Arena to host Six Nations

Event Industry News

The Six Nations Under 20s Championship is arriving at the home of Wasps Rugby Club on Friday, March 16 when Grand Slam champions England round off their campaign against Ireland (kick-off 8pm). A Six Nations rugby double-header is coming to Coventry’s Ricoh Arena for the first time next year.

Small but mighty EEF Venues takes the titles for five consecutive years

Event Industry News

The 2017 awards are based on 14,900 individual pieces of feedback received from 376 participating meeting venues and hotels in the UK and Ireland.

VisitScotland’s Katherine Nelles recognised as a young leader for the future

Event Industry News

Last week it was announced that Katherine Nelles, Market Manager –UK and Ireland at VisitScotland Business Events has been awarded a place on the prestigious Fast Forward 15 (FF15) mentoring programme for 2019 – 2020.

IMG appointed Exclusive Sales Agent for UEFA EURO 2020™ Official Hospitality

Event Industry News

IMG, a global leader in sports, events, media and fashion, has been appointed as the exclusive sales agent for UEFA EURO 2020 Official Hospitality in England, Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland. in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and Ireland for customers to purchase official hospitality packages for UEFA EURO 2020 matches.

Homeless Fundraisers: Why Painting Over the Problem Doesn't Work

Tito Blog | An Event Blog for Organisers

For those of you who are not familiar with property in Ireland's capital, here are some statistics: There are approximately 9,846 homeless people in Ireland ( June, 2018 ). Space is the most lucrative commodity in Dublin.

Eventex Awards – Global Winners Announced

Event Industry News

The most outstanding achievements in the world of events were announced last night during the Eventex Awards gala at Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland.

10 Dreamy Summer Solstice Events

Eventbrite

If you’re wondering what to do with all those extra hours of daylight, why not check out one of the many Summer Solstice events taking place across the UK and Ireland? June 21 is the longest day of the year. Summer Solstice celebrates the start of summer (measured in astronomical terms) and has been marked […]. The post 10 Dreamy Summer Solstice Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog. Event Type Food & Drink June Uncategorised June events summer events summer solstice

ICC Birmingham announces three-year deal with SAP User Group

Event Industry News

The ICC has secured a deal with the UK & Ireland SAP User Group that will bring its annual conference – UKISUG Connect – to the Birmingham based venue for 2019, 2020 and 2021.

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Eventex Awards – Global Winners Announced

Event Industry News

The most outstanding achievements in the world of events were announced last night during the Eventex Awards gala at Croke Park in Dublin, Ireland.

Nomination deadline for miaList 2019 is extended

Event Industry News

Entries into the mia’s prestigious awards, open to anyone working within, or associated with the business meetings, hospitality or events sector in the UK or Ireland, will now close at 5pm on Friday, 24 th May.

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East Wintergarden sails into 2019 with Celebrity Cruises

Event Industry News

The ceremony was attended by 40 trade partners with 13 awards handed out by host Jo Rzymowska, Vice-President and Managing Director for UK, Ireland and Asia along with Gavin Smith, Senior Vice President for parent company Royal Caribbean Cruises.

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10 Top Father’s Day Events

Eventbrite

There’s a huge range of events taking place across the UK and Ireland to help you celebrate on Sunday, June 17. Don’t buy dad another pair of socks this Father’s Day – give him a great experience instead. Here’s our pick of the most notable happenings this Father’s Day 2018. Father’s Day Motorfest, Billericay, Essex […]. The post 10 Top Father’s Day Events appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

Extraordinary awaits at Croke Park Meetings & Events

Event Industry News

The venue features Ireland’s first HD WiFi network operating across the meeting and events spaces for visitors and organisers. This ultra-fast HD WiFi infrastructure can support up to 40,000 devices and was a first for venues in Ireland.

Award winning mentoring programme, Fast Forward 15, reveals latest intake

Event Industry News

Fast Forward 15, the award-winning mentoring programme for women in travel and events, has revealed its 2019/2020 intake.

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The Bangkok Manifesto Embraces Social Responsibility

Smart Meetings

Ciara Gallagher, manager of Meet in Ireland, which sponsored the report, cited incentive travel’s role as the fastest-growing sector of MICE, with highest-per-person spend and widest reach across the destination supply chain, as the reason the principles needed to be captured in a shared document.

Ryans Cleaning: Working hard to keep venues litter free and in perfect condition

Event Industry News

Ryans Cleaning are event cleaning specialists with offices in Birmingham and Ireland and they have been cleaning Hyde Park since 2009. The company’s first gig at Hyde Park was none other than the 2009 British Summer Time Event and since then have worked a whole host of vibrant and diverse events. 2012 was an especially […]. The post Ryans Cleaning: Working hard to keep venues litter free and in perfect condition appeared first on Event Industry News.

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