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Mixing business with pleasure: reflections from the Cycling World Championships
Neil Brownlee reflects on the similarities between business and sporting events and what each can learn from the other to amplify their impact.
The mia to host inaugural summit
Sir John Whittingdale will provide an update on the government’s plans to support the sector.
HeadBox launches sustainability tool
‘Journeys’ aims to help empower event bookers to make the most sustainable venue choices – before they decide which venue to book.
VisitBritain showcases business events sector
The reception brought together 50 attendees including British nations, cities, local ambassadors and industry stakeholders.
University of Leeds to host UK Corporate Games 2024
University of Leeds Conferences and Events has announced it will host the UK Corporate Games 2024, following a competitive bid process.
Meet Cambridge celebrates record year
It has confirmed handling 3,590 enquiries for events during its FY ending 30 June 2023, with an estimated value of £25.2m.
CHS Birmingham reveals educational programme agenda
The content, which takes place on the main floor of the exhibition, will follow the show’s theme of “positivity”.
The Mermaid London achieves AIM Secure accreditation
The standard investigates the venue’s legal compliance, customer service proposition and experience.
CN Global Event Tech Summit 2023: registration opens
Now in its second year under the CN brand, the event will return to De Vere Horsley Estate in Surrey, and take place from 22-23 November.
Trinity Event Solutions and EDGE Venues secure ISO certifications
The achievements highlight Trinity and EDGE’s dedication to the highest quality, environmental, and information security management practices.
Hospitality Action launches wellbeing guide
Tips and strategies include: educating management teams; fostering an open and supportive culture; encouraging self-care as well as offering training and development.
VisitAberdeenshire appoints new head of convention bureau
Laura Wilson replaces Millie Clarke, who moves into another role as head of tourism development at VisitAberdeenshire following a restructure
Leeds to host Augmentative and Alternative Communication conference
The conference aims to provide a pivotal hub for knowledge exchange of communication solutions to support those with little or no speech
emc3 becomes a certified B Corporation
The agency has been certified by B Lab as having met the highest verifiable social and environmental standards
Event Apprenticeships to host educational webinar
The webinar titled ‘It’s your industry, their future: embracing event apprenticeships’ will take place on 14 September
Emirates Old Trafford launches Eco Roof Garden
The Eco Roof Garden offers “a sun-drenched event space”, ideal for evening receptions, quiet areas at events, and relaxation zones
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