The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) the umbrella body and advocacy group for the UK’s £70bn events industry, is now calling on the Government to save the industry from complete collapse
Minister Dowden did however hint that events will require electronic ticketing, which he noted will help to track and trace visitors
It comes as a major blow to the £70bn events industry, for which £32bn comes from business events such as conferences and trade-shows
Rick Stainton, co-founder and group executive director said it was a “watershed moment” for the agency
ILEA UK’s focus is to be an “inclusive and inspiring global community that develops and engages event professionals”
Events company Penguins has teamed up with Superstars Charity Auctions to put on a special auction to help raise funds for local charity Alexander Devine Children’s Hospice Service
Addressing the House of Commons, 8 July, the chancellor unveiled a Jobs Retention Bonus, giving £1,000 to businesses who bring back employees from furlough
Major international and UK conferences won since the end of last year will take place between 2021 and 2026 and range in size from 300-8,500 delegates
Wizme, a meetings and groups management platform, has appointed Trevor Elswood as non-executive director.
Elswood has worked previously at Capita Travel and Events as chief commercial officer.