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Could artificial intelligence find your next events job for you? World

Careers website VERCIDA has announced a new partnership with Irish data science firm Opening.io, to provide a world-first job-matching service using artificial intelligence. The new technology uses intuitive searching to help people find work that suits their skills and profile. It allows candidates to directly upload their CV to the VERCIDA site, then see suitable vacancies seamlessly matched to them. This is possible because Opening.io’s...

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Sodexo sales manager announced as ILEA UK president elect EuropeWorld

Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events regional sales manager Cecilia Lavin has been announced as president elect of the International Live Events Association (ILEA) UK chapter. The ILEA is a global network of more than 4,000 event professionals who connect to share ideas and best practice in high production, experiential and creative event design. Lavin will take over presidency next year from the incumbent Carlo Zoccali....

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IMEX America is building a legacy for the events industry AmericasWorld

IMEX America has announced that ‘Legacy’ will be the IMEX Talking Point for its 2018 exhibition, taking place in Las Vegas from 16-18 October. The theme will come to life through a series of activities including a major research report, a keynote presentation, education sessions and a wall of inspiring legacy stories. The show will begin with the opening Meeting Professionals International keynote ‘Legacy –...

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World’s best hotels revealed at Virtuoso Travel Week World

Global luxury travel network Virtuoso has revealed the winners of the 2018 Best of the Best awards, recognising the world’s most exceptional properties and hoteliers. The 30th annual Virtuoso Travel Week took place on 15 August at the Hotel & Resorts Dinner. It honoured the year’s top 10 hotels and hoteliers before an audience of 1,700 leading figures in luxury travel. While the event recognised...

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The voice of a new generation FeaturesWorld

An international jury, led by UFI president Corrado Peraboni, selected four Next Generation Leadership (NGL) Grant winners as future industry leaders for their exceptional initiative in driving change and innovation in their different areas within the exhibition industry. “I want to encourage all those who we could not select this year to continue to work on their impressive projects, and to re-apply next year,” said Peraboni....

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MECC Maastricht has joined the Association of Event Organisers EuropeWorld

MECC Maastricht has become a member of the Association of Event Organisers (AEO). The newly acquired membership gives the Dutch venue access to a network of more than 300 organisers from the UK, with a representation of 1,700 trade and consumer events per year. AEO is the voice of the event organising community, serving the collection needs and promoting the interests of event organisers and...

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UFI and Explori undertake biggest ever global visitor study World

This summer, exhibition research specialist Explori is undertaking a major global research project in partnership with UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry and supported by the Society of Independent Show Organizers. The report, titled ‘Global Visitor Insights’, will be the biggest ever study into today’s trade show visitor and aims to illuminate their future expectations of trade shows. Explori is inviting all B2B...

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ITB Asia focusing on $180bn Muslim travel market AsiaWorld

Asian travel trade show ITB Asia is set to focus on the US$180bn Muslim travel market for its 2018 edition. The show has partnered with CrescentRating and Halal Trip for the Halal in Travel summit, which is now in its third year. Its key theme will be ‘Innovation & Technology in the Muslim Travel Space’. ITB Asia will also be launching a newly dedicated Muslim...

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ART SG is a new art fair coming to Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands hotel AsiaWorld

ART SG is a new art fair coming to Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands hotel, from 1-3 November 2019. It is organised by AngusMontgomery Arts, Tim Etchells and the MCH Group, who plan to make it an annual event which engages with established collectors as well as new buyers. The organisers have previous experience of establishing new fairs in Hong Kong, with ART HK and Art...

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New UFI Asian trade fair report shows growth in China, India and more AsiaWorld

UFI, the global association of the exhibition industry, has released the 14th edition of its ‘Trade Fair Industry in Asia’ annual report. The report covers 17 markets, including Greater China and Southeast Asian markets, Japan, Korea, India, Pakistan, Australia, Combodia and Myanmar. It provides complete data on these regions up to 31 December 2017, with additional figures and commentary on likely trends for 2018. Looking at...

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