Category Archives: Industry News
Now celebrating its fifth year, the CHS Awards provide UK hotels, venues and suppliers with a fantastic opportunity to showcase their facilities and services. Overview of the Awards… – 22 categories of which 10 are completely new for 2019 – These awards are unique to our industry in that they champion those venues and suppliers who […]
Michelle Rennoldson joins CHS Group UK as buyer relationship manager with a remit to make the 10th Anniversary CHS show the best yet. A regular attendee from the inaugural event in 2000 to CHS18, Michelle has seen the Conference Hospitality Show grow and build to the record-breaking national show in 2018, that has put Leeds […]
The team behind the Elevate mentoring programme have announced the launch of its third season and intake for new mentees and mentors, which is now live. Registrations will remain open until January 18th with all partnerships announced by the first week in February.
The Collection Events is continuing its drive to promote truly personalised event experiences and have created an interactive guide to curating a successful conference with an anatomical twist. Recent research reinforces the importance of balancing the human and digital experiences of conference events. Conferences need to be offering unique experiences for attendees and enable them […]
Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, won two awards at the Conference News Academic Venue Awards 2018, held recently (27 November) at The Great Hall, University of Birmingham. The awards recognise excellence in the sometimes-overlooked academic sector of the events industry. The standard of entries was exceptionally high, and judges praised both […]
Elana Kruger has joined Church House Westminster as Marketing Manager. Born in South Africa, Elana has also lived in Japan before moving to London in 1999 when she commenced the first of many marketing roles in various London venues – from deluxe hotels to modern river yachts and most recently a military membership club.
By SeeWhy editor, Richard Jebb Sector strength’s influence on venue choice A huge influence on the future success of the business events industry, is sector strengths. We’re currently witnessing a growing acknowledgement that business events should be separated from the travel and tourism sector and placed at the heart of government’s economic growth strategies. This […]
By CYE Group MD, Ben Gray With just a few weeks or so to go until Christmas, time’s running out to implement strategies that will attract last-minute Christmas bookings for the 2018 season. Never fear, we’ve gathered our thoughts on promoting your venue for festive bookings and I’ve written them up in a quick-read format […]
– Awards to Arrive at the Scottish Event Campus 12-13 December 19 – 13th November, UK: The Association of British Professional Conference Organisers (ABPCO) is expecting record numbers again next month as the association’s Annual Chairmen’s Lunch and Excellence Awards arrives in Glasgow’s Scottish Event Campus (SEC) for the first time. The awards continue their […]
Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, is delighted to host the prestigious College and University Business Officers (CUBO) Winter Conference on 28 and 29 November at Cloth Hall Court, its dedicated conferencing venue in Leeds city centre. The CUBO conference will focus on all areas of campus life and will feature an […]