Aimed to ignite UK interest in France via a campaign that invokes the five senses, the France Tourism Development Agency (Atout France) has launched the second phase of its £2m (US$2.8m) budget pan-European campaign titled ‘#Feel’. Laying out four seasonal stages planned for the year, and broadcast in various ways and via multiple digital platforms, ‘#Feel’s’ 2018 digital activity commenced on 29 January. Supported by...
ICC Wales announced, 12 February, the appointment of Rebecca Green (pictured) as corporate sales manager at the upcoming international convention centre on the site of the Celtic Manor in Newport, Wales. Green will be working with the corporate and agency market, alongside the other team members to bring the convention centre to Wales in 2019. Green has over 12 years’ experience in the events industry, including...
As a new year gets underway, David Chalmers (pictured), senior marketing director, Europe at cvent, inspires the industry The best exhibitions in 2018 will be those which really try to harness the importance and power of the human connection and live events. It’s obvious that what drives a returning exhibitor is the value of business connections made at the show, whether through appointments, visitors or...
PCMA is to work with visit.brussels to enhance the education programme of the sixth European Association Summit (EAS) in Brussels, 8-9 March 2018.
Texcare's Indian launch, organised by Messe Frankfurt India and Virtual Info Systems, witnessed a presence of over 170 attendees from over 120 companies.
An expanded programme of immersive education forms the backbone of EduMonday, a full day of free education taking place the day before IMEX in Frankfurt, on 14 May.
The Thailand Lighting Fair and Thailand Building Fair will be held at Bangkok International Convention & Exhibition Centre, from 8-10 November 2018.
Taking place in Sandown’s Surrey Hall on 23–25 February, Contemporary Art Fairs – Surrey is expected to attract more than 3,500 visitors.
The UFI NGL grant promotes next generation leadership in the exhibition industry, rewarding professionals who show clear initiatives in driving change and innovation in their area of activity. Applications for UFI’s #nglgrant 2018 end 27 February – read on to find out more information & learn top tips from UFI’s NGL Grant 2017 winner, Diana Salman, HR strategic change manager, IFP Expo (Lebanon). “I’ve never won a competition...
On stage and behind the scenes, EW takes you on a visual tour inside IBTM Arabia 2018, which took place at Jumeirah at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, 5-7 February. With 12 networking events held over the three-day-long show, the programme included a panel session led by ICCA (International Congress and Convention Association) on destination competitiveness. Rohit Talwar, global futurist and CEO of Fast Future, headlined...