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Nalan Emre promoted to IMEX Group COO
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Nalan Emre promoted to IMEX Group COO

The IMEX Group has promoted its organising director Nalan Emre to the newly created position of chief operating officer. Nalan will have responsibility for managing the Operations (formerly the Organising team), Office Management, Event Tech and HR teams at the UK Hove-based company. She will plan and direct IMEX’s operational policies, structures, procedures and initiatives and collaborate with the chairman, CEO and FD to set company...

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08 Aug 2018
Amex M&E are ensuring booming business in China remains compliant
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Amex M&E are ensuring booming business in China remains compliant

American Express Meetings & Events (Amex M&E) has launched an enhanced solution designed to protect meetings and events organisers against risk in China. Major fines and penalties accrued by multinational organisations conducting meetings and events in China have attracted negative headlines in recent years. Amex M&E’s new solution is designed to maximise control throughout the end-to-end meetings process, and help mitigate key risks such as...

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08 Aug 2018
Event City on Tour
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Event City on Tour

UK-based organiser Event City served up a culinary delight to over 350 people whilst on its country-wide agent’s tour to showcase its new in-house catering offering, The Kitchen, alongside the venue’s exhibition, conference, gala dinner and small meeting facilities. While on the tour, which took place from 2-20 July, executive chef Simon Mason and The Kitchen team sourced food ingredients from local and regional farms...

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30 Jul 2018
SEC plans to expand in $196m project amid record growth
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SEC plans to expand in $196m project amid record growth

The Scottish Event Campus (SEC), Glasgow, has applied for planning permission to build a new conference facility and extend its exhibition space as part of an expansion plan, which the BBCreports is worth up to £150m ($US196m). The news comes after the venue posted a record year; turnover increased by 1% to £29.1m (US$38m), EBITDA increased by 11% to £3.8m (US$5m) and operating profit increased...

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18 Jul 2018
Confex Future Focus blasts off
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Confex Future Focus blasts off

Confex Future Focus opened its doors at Victoria Warehouse, Manchester, on 4 July. A strong pre-registration translated into strong visitor attendance on Day 1, with the aisles notably bustling with buyers. Every aspect of the events industry is being represented, from the increasingly popular academic venues sector to creative agency WRG and from event technology specialists Cvent to Titan the robot. The morning session in the...

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05 Jul 2018
Barnett to depart Reed Exhibitions
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Barnett to depart Reed Exhibitions

Following an internal restructure, it has been confirmed that senior exhibitions director of the IBTM Events portfolio, Graeme Barnett, will leave the company at the end of May after 22 years with Reed Exhibitions. “I leave with a sense of excitement for the future and a sense of pride in the past,” said Barnett. “I am looking forward to reconnecting with the many colleagues that...

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29 May 2018
Barnett to depart Reed Exhibitions
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Barnett to depart Reed Exhibitions

Following an internal restructure, it has been confirmed that senior exhibitions director of the IBTM Events portfolio, Graeme Barnett, will leave the company at the end of May after 22 years with Reed Exhibitions. “I leave with a sense of excitement for the future and a sense of pride in the past,” said Barnett. “I am looking forward to reconnecting with the many colleagues that...

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25 May 2018
ITE considers Ascential bid, says report
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ITE considers Ascential bid, says report

Organiser of international trade exhibitions and conferences, London-listed ITE is reportedly considering a £300m (US$424.4m) bid for fellow events business Ascential. The Sunday Times reports Ascential launched a ‘strategic review’ of its exhibitions business earlier in 2018, and that several investors are to have shown interest. When asked by CN if an acquisition was being considered, ITE declined to comment. ITE would be obliged to first inform the London Stock...

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09 Apr 2018
ITE Group publishes trading update
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ITE Group publishes trading update

ITE Group in London has published a trading update ahead of its interim results for the six months ended 31 March 2018, which will be announced on Tuesday 15 May 2018. Trading update The Group’s performance in this period was in line with management expectations. Revenue for the period will be circa £75m [US$105.3] (six months to 31 March 2017: £70m). The increase is largely...

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04 Apr 2018
UFI picks GES for European Conference
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UFI picks GES for European Conference

UFI the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry has chosen GES as its global digital partner to drive attendee engagement at its events in 2018. Poken by GES will deploy its smart exhibition technology at UFI’s major international events, including the European Conference in Verona, and the 85th Global Congress, set to be held this year in St Petersburg on 31 October – 3 November. The...

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02 Mar 2018
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