Event Industry News

Event Industry News
The most recent in depth event industry news, updates and information from around the work. We look at: Europe, the UK, America, S.E Asia and Australia because we believe these are the core event markets. We effectively cover everything from event launches, venue openings, event technology, hotels and destinations, hirings and firings, event launches. Why? Because these are we believe the most noteworthy event markets.

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The event industry is seeing substantial growth at present and the event technology market is as a result revolutionising how people interact. With leading comment from the key players in the industry and all the latest happenings in the event market. If you would like to receive our newsletter with the editor's pick of the most pertinent event ideas simply sign up to our newsletter. Don't forget to check us out our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/theeventprofs We can also be found on Twitter: https://twitter.com/theeventprofs

FreemanXP has turned TWO

FreemanXP has turned TWO. FreemanXP the division of Freeman who focus solely on brand experience is currently celebrating its second year of business in the...

Target Lost Attendees, Reduce Event Drop Outs

Target Lost Attendees, Reduce Event Drop Outs. It's well known in the event industry that unfortunately not everyone who registers for an event will...

PR Newswire sold to Cision

PR Newswire sold to Cision PR Newswire owned by event organiser UBM has been sold to their US based rival Cision for £554,7m The news has...

Brighton’s Latest Tourist Attraction to Open 4th August

Brighton’s Latest Tourist Attraction to Open 4th August The British Airways i360 tourist attraction is set to open at Brighton’s seafront in early August. The futuristic...

Mindray promotes meeting of medical minds at 71st CMEF

Mindray showcased its most recent product innovations on 71st China International Medical Equipment Fair (CMEF) in Shenzhen, China from April 17th–20th. This twice-yearly event...

George P Johnson Hires Two New Senior Staff

George P Johnson Hires Two New Senior Staff. The creative agency has taken on two new members of staff in senior leaderships roles. They...

Castaway Island to Reopen

Castaway Island to Reopen. A private Fijian island known for as Castaway Island is reopen this month following a three month closure and clean up...

Future of Events – Launch Show Cancelled

Future of Events – Launch Show Cancelled It is rather ironic to report that the “Future of Events” tradeshow has been cancelled. Due to low...

Event Security – Interview with Ask International’s Andy Haslan

We've been speaking with Andy Haslan from ASK International about the challenges faced in event security and also the opportunities in the Middle Eastern...

Ad Agency Boss Russ Lidstone Appointed as CEO of WRG

Ad Agency Boss Russ Lidstone Appointed as CEO of WRG. The former chief executive at advertising firm Havas Worldwide has been appointed the new...