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52eight3 asks “Is your event PR-worthy?” at International Confex 2020

As first-time exhibitors, 52eight3 is seizing the opportunity to challenge event organisers at this year’s International Confex with a thought-provoking educational seminar – Back to Basics: Is your event PR-worthy? – taking...

Making an eco-friendly first impression with ID Card Centre

You and your business have seven seconds to make a good first impression. Relaying environmentally friendly delegate badge options has never been easier and speaks volumes about your business values.

EVENTIT returns for the 5th annual gathering of meetings and events professionals in Scotland

Scotland’s leading annual showcase for business events, meetings, incentives and hospitality professionals will be returning to Edinburgh’s International Conference Centre on March 19th. With over 80 exhibitors and 800...

The Kia Oval joins the Association of Event Venues

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has announced that the Kia Oval, London, has joined the organisation as its newest member. The home of Surrey County Cricket Club since 1845,...

Twickenham chef adopts plant-first approach

Twickenham executive head chef, Tom Rhodes, has announced a plant-first approach to the stadium’s match day and non-match day hospitality. The approach, which coincides with the chef’s experiment of ‘going vegan’, is...

Guest blog: 4 ways wrong food choices can annoy attendees

By Sarah Hill, content writer, Seven Events Ltd So, you’ve got your venue picked, your speakers lined up, and the invitations sent out....

250 delegates come into contact with coronavirus during London summit

After it was reported that the coronavirus shut down the world’s largest phone trade show in Barcelona, it is now understood it has impacted a conference here in the UK.

HBAA leads the way as first association to endorse EventWell manifesto

HBAA is the first association to endorse the manifesto launched by EventWell, a charitable social enterprise focusing on mental health and wellbeing in the events industry.

EventsAIR to showcase latest 6th Gen event management software at Confex 2020

Don’t miss your chance to experience EventsAIR’s 6th Generation event management software at International Confex 2020 from 25th-26th February. Head to stand L04C to see how the latest release can enhance the...

MEETinLEEDS expands portfolio of venues with acquisition of Cloth Hall Court

MEETinLEEDS conference and events team at the University of Leeds are pleased to announce that the university has acquired a new city centre conference and meeting venue, Cloth Hall Court.