ReedPOP acquisition of MCM Comic Con promises the largest pop culture events for the United Kingdom

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ReedPOP, the world’s largest producer of pop culture events, is adding a series of premier events across the United Kingdom to its portfolio through the acquisition of MCM Comic Con.

Report: World’s Top Meetings Destinations in 2018

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In Europe, countries in top demand by meeting planners are Spain, the United Kingdom and France. News Trends 2018 asia bali china england france global hong kong indonesia International latest macau newest paris report reports shenzhen spain trending trendy united kingdom world

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New Study: Almost 70% of Professional Event Speakers are Male


When comparing the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, the US came out on top with 35 percent of its speakers female versus 65 percent male. Right behind Kenya were Mexico (39 percent) and the United States (35 percent).

Is the Outdoor Events Industry a Creative Industry?

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So do academics that teach events management in the United Kingdom. Every event professional has their opinion on this question.

PSAV acquire Hawthorn

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Hawthorn” or “Company”), one of the largest live technical event production companies in the United Kingdom, announce the acquisition of Hawthorn by PSAV. PSAV, a leading global provider of event technology services, and Hawthorn Theatrical, Ltd.

Freeman announces new talent for London agency

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Fann brings 25 years of event industry experience to the business, working both in the United Kingdom […]. Freeman, the leading global provider of brand experiences, has appointed two new directors to its agency team at FreemanXP in EMEA.

The #EventProfs Network Community kick-starts 2017 with upcoming events and new technology partner

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The #EventProfs Network Community has been recently relaunched under the leadership of Wil Watts, an established event manager and venue finder with over 10 years of experience in the United Kingdom.

Showsec MD addresses challenges at UK Security Expo 2016

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In his capacity as Chairman of the United Kingdom Crowd Management Association, the Managing Director of Showsec addressed delegates […].

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United Kingdom. United Kingdom. +44 Change your perception of what a print company can be. At Macroart, we believe in challenging the perceptions of what the world sees as the typical print company. .

A strong relationship with the Bloodstock family

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The crowd management and event security specialists have been praised for the mouldable, customer-focused approach which has contributed to the success of the United Kingdom’s […]. They’re one big happy family at Bloodstock Open Air Festival.

Brexit vs. The Meeting Industry


Today, June 24th 2016, the people of the United Kingdom received the long anticipated news that with 52% of the vote, we would be leaving the European Union. So what does this mean for the event and technology industries? Since the announcement of the final polling results this morning, the value of the British Pound has […]. Event Industry Meetings Industry News UK

Carbonis, specialists in the art of taste, quality and style for Events and Private Parties

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The only mobile catering unit in the United Kingdom using live lump wood charcoal, together with static units that barbeque and roast, and serve high end champagne and cocktail bar.

Eventbrite The List Festival Party Competition Terms and Conditions


whose UK registered office is at 10-11 Charterhouse Square, London EC1M 6EE, United Kingdom. Eventbrite The List Festival Party Competition – July 31st 2018 1. The Promoter is: Eventbrite, Inc., There is no entry fee and no purchase necessary to enter this competition. By entering this competition, the entrant is indicating his/her agreement to […]. The post Eventbrite The List Festival Party Competition Terms and Conditions appeared first on Eventbrite UK Blog.

5 London Venues Worth Considering for Your Next Event

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London, the capital of England and the United Kingdom, is a city with a fascinating history and architecture. London is also the country’s event industry heartbeat with countless meetings, trade shows and conferences taking place every day in the city.

EventsCase launches new product: Email Marketing

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EventsCase is company borned in the United Kingdom. Working with some of the worlds best-known corporates, companies like EMAP, Telefonica HQ, Santander (UK), The United Nations, Odeon Cinemas, Equifax, Bentley Motors, London Business School, among many others.

etouches to hire 100-plus people by end of 2017 to sustain dynamic enterprise growth across all regions

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Headquartered in downtown Norwalk, CT and with global offices in the United Kingdom, Australia, Belgium, Singapore, and Dubai, etouches plans to grow its team throughout these regions to meet the growing demands of […].

UKCMA launch new website

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The United Kingdom Crowd Management Association has developed a new online presence to highlight its growing influence within the security industry. The creation of a new-look UKCMA website reflects the progression which the association has made since its formation as an industry forum fifteen years ago. With a record number of Full and Associate members, […]. The post UKCMA launch new website appeared first on Event Industry News. Concerts & Tours Festival & Outdoor

HFE Signs, Banners & Flags

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United Kingdom. +44 PVC Banners Next Working Day With FREE Design & FREE UK Delivery with two! That’s what comes as standard at HFE Signs, Banners & Flags. HFE have been supplying the event industry since 1996 and fully appreciate that sometime time is of the essence.

Power Move: Aventri Acquires ITN International

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The acquisition of ITN will bring the total number of Aventri employees to more than 375, and add five new global locations in North America, the United Kingdom and Asia Pacific.

Crystal Interactive

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United Kingdom. +44 Crystal Interactive has been helping clients to maximise the potential of their events through effective use of technology since 1990.

Crewsaders 10K Club

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This is about rewarding crew members who have all completed 10,000 hours onsite building events around the United Kingdom. No, its nothing to do with what happens on an aeroplane. As part of Crewsaders 10 th Anniversary Family Fun Day celebrations at the Heart of England Conference and Events Centre at Fillongly, six more Crewsaders staff were awarded their celebratory Tag Heuer watches.

US Considering Ban on Laptop Computers for Flights from Europe

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Business travelers who fly from Europe to the United States will soon be required to store their laptop computers if the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) decides to expand its ban on large personal electronic devices, as anticipated.

Meeting Professionals International Announces 2017 Boards


Immediate Past Chair: Fiona Pelham, managing director, Sustainable Events Ltd and Positive Impact, Manchester, United Kingdom. Vice Chair of Development: Carole McKellar, MA, CMM, managing director, Northern Europe, HelmsBriscoe, Macclesfield, United Kingdom [EMEA Council Chair].

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Jack Morton Experience Brand Index: Half of all consumers skeptical about brand promises & demand proof

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Jack Morton, the global award-winning brand experience agency, today launches its first global Experience Brand Index, a survey of 6,000 consumers across the United States, United Kingdom and China. The study is based on a survey across all demographics in the United States, United Kingdom, and China conducted in the late spring of 2018.

Electronic Devices Prohibited on Some Flights to the United States

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Passengers flying to the United States or United Kingdom from specific countries in the Middle East and North Africa will not be allowed to bring carry-on electronic devices larger than a standard-size smartphone, representatives from both countries announced this week.

Visit Scotland Excited About Aberdeen Projects

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The keynote speaker hails from one of the oldest universities in the United Kingdom. ABZ has the second-most airlift in the United Kingdom due to helicopter service supporting offshore oil extraction. AECC rendering.

Will Brexit Impact Meetings and Events?


The United Kingdom is set to exit the European Union. The yeas have it. Will this Brexit cause uncertainty for the meetings and event industry, or will it be business as usual?

Losberger De Boer

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United Kingdom. +44 With over one hundred and ninety years’ experience, Losberger De Boer is one of the leading global providers of temporary and long term structures for the events industry.

Entertainment Nation

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United Kingdom. +44 Visit Entertainment Nation to find the UK’s finest selection of premier entertainers, performers and bands for hire.

Crewsaders celebrates 10th Anniversary

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Company founder Jeremey Berryman is “grateful to the long lasting client relationships that have propelled and sustained the company into being one of the leading crewing and staffing companies in the United Kingdom”. Crewsaders the crewing and staffing company that provides services to the corporate events and meetings industry is celebrating 10 years in business.

Bulldog Display

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We provide a reliable and friendly service in the production and delivery of exhibition stands and display units, developing our clients concept from design all the way through to production. Contact Details: Unit 14. United Kingdom. +44

Brand USA IMAX Film Draws 172,000 International Visitors to US

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Brand USA says 172,000 international visitors will travel to the United States because of the DMO’s latest effort to boost sagging overseas tourism in the country. Brand USA IMAX international tourism.

DHS Laptop Ban Would Limit Business Travelers’ Productivity

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Department of Homeland Security (DHS) intends to implement the ban on personal electronic devices (PEDs) on flights from Europe and the United Kingdom to the United States.

Bands For Hire

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United Kingdom. +44 Bands For Hire are a leading UK entertainment agency representing the biggest and best talent across the country.

Airlines Offer Loaner Laptops in Response to Electronics Ban

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Three airlines, impacted by the recent decision to ban personal electronic devices on certain flights to the United States and United Kingdom, are offering creative ways to appease business travelers.

Association Meetings Up, Attendees Down

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There were more international association meetings than ever last year, but on average the meetings had fewer participants, reports the International Congress and Convention Association (ICCA).

Guest Blog: The Mega-Event Industry’s relationship with plastics and waste

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This summer, Croyde Ocean Triathlon officially became the first ever plastic-free event to take place in the United Kingdom. “Sport does have a leadership position. If we can find ways of delivering with less waste and plastic then others will follow”.

Travel Unites Americans in Spite of Election Turmoil

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travelers are also considering the United Kingdom for their next trip, thanks to a great exchange rate following the Brexit vote in June. The post Travel Unites Americans in Spite of Election Turmoil appeared first on Smart Meetings.

6 Ways to Celebrate National Boss’ Day

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In 1958, while working at State Farm Insurance Company, Haroski registered National Boss’ Day with the United States Chamber of Commerce. It’s so popular that bosses in the United Kingdom, Australia and South Africa are celebrated on this day too. It seems like every month there is a “new” holiday everyone is talking about: National Doughnut Day, National Pizza Day, National Poetry Day, etc., and October is no different.

U.S. State Department Issues Travel Alert for Europe

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Citing recent terror attacks , the United States Department of State has issued a travel alert for the European continent.

Visit Britain Targets International Groups

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And newcomers to the United Kingdom will surely want to see Big Ben and visit the Tower of London. Visit Britain is back in the MICE game. After sitting out the first half of this decade, the organization is actively seeking to attract events. The twist: London is not at the center of the push. Yes, the London Eye is, well, eye-catching. But there’s more the country than what you already know, argues Gavin Landy, Visit Britain’s executive vice president for the Americas.

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NEC Group delivers further impressive growth with earnings now at £60m

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IAAF World Indoor Championships at the Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom. NEC Group, operator of five of the UK’s busiest live events venues (“the group”), has filed its financial results for the year to 31 March 2018.

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Think Outside the Ballroom: 5 Unconventional Event Venues

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Top Golf, multiple locations in the United States and United Kingdom. locations, with 11 more set to open this year, plus three locations in the United Kingdom.