Informa Markets partners with Virtual Events Institute for training

Informa Markets has announced a partnership with the Virtual Events Institute, which will see the organiser roll out the VEI training programme across its business.

This business-wide initiative will provide a platform for Informa Markets’ 4,000+ colleagues to develop their digital events skills and achieve professional certification in delivering engaging and profitable digital event experiences. 

The training consists of 10 modules, covering all aspects of sales, marketing, content, and operations. It contains self-paced exercises, exams and downloadable resources.

Sean Ongers, head of global learning and performance, Informa Markets, said: “Informa Markets’ proactive approach to colleague development further establishes us as leaders in the events industry, as well as leaders in the digital and hybrid event space.”

Sophie Ahmed, CEO and Co-founder of VEI said: “Upskilling is vital for any event professional, now more than ever, and Informa Markets is leading the way on this. We are excited that Informa Markets has partnered with VEI on this global training initiative, which will support Informa Markets to provide the leading digital event experiences.