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EEAA closes the year with board visit to South Australian industry roundtable Australasia

The Exhibition and Event Association of Australasia (EEAA) board of Directors visited Adelaide for the association’s final board meeting of the year, and a South Australian industry roundtable. The EEAA Board, alongside Adelaide members and industry stakeholders, discussed a range of issues including sustainability, infrastructure investment and business events’ role in the South Australian economy. EEAA Chief Executive Joyce DiMascio said the visit to Adelaide...

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EMECA forecasts revenue growth and appoints RAI’s Van der Sluis as President elect Europe

Maurits van der Sluis, COO of RAI Amsterdam, has been elected President of the European Major Exhibition Centres association (EMECA) 2019-2020. He was elected at EMECA’s 2018 General Assembly, held in Fira Barcelona. The association forecasted revenue growth for nearly all members at its General Assembly, with many expecting record results this year. Current EMECA President Claude Membrez (CEO Palexpo Geneva) said revenue growth was...

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New NürnbergMesse Board chair underscores trade shows’ economic impact Europe

Bavarian finance minister Albert Füracker (pictured) has taken over as chair of NürnbergMesse Supervisory Board from Nuremberg Lord Mayor Dr Ulrich Maly. Füracker said of the planned change, effective 1 October: “NürnbergMesse has risen to the Champions League of exhibition companies over the past few decades. Its current investment initiative shows that this success story is also going to continue with panache over the next...

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New board member for East of England Arena Europe

UK-based East of England Arena and Events Centre (EEAEC) has appointed Jason Lunn as its newest board member. Lunn, who has been general manager of the venue for the past two and a half years, will now serve as venue director and join the Showground Services Boards. SGS is the business that manages the venue on behalf of its charitable owners. Lunn commented: “I am...

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