Tag: Events Industry Board

New Events Industry Board survey to help identify EU funding infrastructure Europe

The UK Events Industry Board’s (EIB) Working Group for Infrastructure has launched a survey to help collate the value of EU grants, funding infrastructure and service-related projects that have benefited business events across the UK. Since Britain joined the European Union in 1973, the European Investment Bank has lent €118bn to help fund UK infrastructure projects. The EIB subgroup is keen to understand the current...

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Events Industry Board appoints two new members

The UK Events Industry Board recently confirmed the appointment of two new members – Jennifer Jenkins, CEO of the Event and Visual Communication Association (EVCOM) and events consultant Sarah Wright. Jennifer Jenkins was appointed CEO at EVCOM in June 2017 after 15 years as managing director of global communications agency MCI Group. She is also the chair of events industry charity Meeting Needs, raising funds...

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Events Industry Board calls for industry engagement with its new Working Groups

The Events Industry Board is encouraging members of the events industry in the UK to get involved with its new Working Groups. Continuing detailed work on the priority issues affecting the industry, the groups will be led by members of the Events Industry Board with contributors drawn from across the sector. Chair of the board, Nick de Bois (pictured), is now actively calling for industry...

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