Conference and events company Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events has teamed up with Emirates Aviation Experience, at North Greenwich, to offer event organisers a new venue experience offering an insight into the operations and achievements of commercial air travel. Organisers are invited to check-in and host everything from social events to teambuilding days, for parties up to 100 people.
Guests will be able to try out four flight simulators, while also enjoying a range of catering options, such as bar snacks, canapés and a buffet.
Merlin Events London is another agency unveiling its Movies at Madame Tussauds offering on the famous cinematic date ‘May the 4th’.
The new event space can accommodate up to 80 guests for seated dinners and 120 for standing events. The auditorium can seat up to 280 guests.
The launch will include cocktails in the themed Marvel movie zone. Invited event professionals will enjoy a 1977 inspired three-course meal with canapés courtesy of Food by Dish.
Gareth McTiffin, marketing and events manager at Merlin Events London, said: “Movies at Madame Tussauds integrates movie gems including the much love Star Wars and Marvel franchise. The brand new event space is completely immersive and we are very excited to present this to the event industry.”
Alternatively the Science Museum in South Kensington has announced the Wellcome Wing Basement is once again available for corporate events following successful operation last year.
The space can accommodate up to 400 guests for conferences, product launches, fashion shows, exhibitions and experiential events.
Jodie Guilford, event sales manager at the Science Museum, said: “We are delighted that the Wellcome Wing Basement is once again available for corporate events. We used the space in this way for only a few months last year and the demand we experienced has resulted in us re-launching the space for our corporate clients. It is a very versatile and flexible blank canvas space meaning the options for clients are endless.”