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Employers to contribute to furlough scheme from August, freelancers may also claim

Martin Fullard / EN / 29 May 2020 / Rank:0

A final self-employment Covid-19 grant is to be made available and businesses must start paying towards the worker furlough scheme from August,… The post Employers to contribute to furlough scheme from August, freelancers may also claim appeared first on EN...

8 Ways to Be an Effective Virtual Event Speaker

Admin / BizBash - Home / 27 May 2020 / Rank:7

Giving a big speech or presentation from home? Learn how to choose an outfit, position your camera, connect with the audience, deliver compelling content, and more....

Government urged to allow temporary venue at Earls Court

Martin Fullard / EN / 21 May 2020 / Rank:5

The Earl’s Court Area Action Group has called on the government to bring forward a temporary venue on the Earl’sCourt Masterplan site… The post Government urged to allow temporary venue at Earls Court appeared first on EN ....

ESSA launches second-wave of social media campaigning

Saul Leese / EN / 19 May 2020 / Rank:5

The Event Suppliers and Services Associations (ESSA) has launched a second Twitter campaign, today 19 May, this time, to draw the media’s… The post ESSA launches second-wave of social media campaigning appeared first on EN ....

Treasury expands coronavirus loans for larger firms to £200m

Martin Fullard / EN / 19 May 2020 / Rank:8

The government has extended the size of loans available to larger businesses which have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. The Treasury… The post Treasury expands coronavirus loans for larger firms to £200m appeared first on EN ....

Thanks Rishi… but we need more! Industry reacts to furlough extension

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 12 May 2020 / Rank:9

The industry has welcomed the extension of the government furlough scheme to October – but says further support will be essential. Chancellor Rishi Sunak confirmed that employees will continue to receive 80 per cent of their monthly wages up to...

Furlough scheme extended until October, changes due in July

Martin Fullard / EN / 12 May 2020 / Rank:11

The job retention scheme will be extended, for four months, until the end of October, chancellor of the exchequer Rishi Sunak has… The post Furlough scheme extended until October, changes due in July appeared first on EN ....

mia responds to COVID-19 recovery strategy

Adam Parry / Event Industry News / 12 May 2020 / Rank:8

Jane Longhurst, chiefexecutiveoftheMeetingsIndustryAssociation, said: “Following the distribution ofthe UK Government’sCOVID-19 recoverystrategy,itwas disappointingnotto see referencetothebusiness meetings and eventsindustry. “The business meetings and eventsindustrycontributes£31bndirectly to the economy,accounting for almost 50% of the£70bn events sector,butthe Governmentmust alsorecognisethe additional contribution from our ancillarycompaniessuch as...

Covid-19 recovery plan: uncertainty for events remains

Martin Fullard / EN / 11 May 2020 / Rank:9

Prime minister Boris Johnson has revealed the government’s 50-page recovery strategy, which is now available to read online. In his address to… The post Covid-19 recovery plan: uncertainty for events remains appeared first on EN ....

We need a plan! Mia responds to Covid-19 recovery strategy

Paul Harvey / M&IT / 11 May 2020 / Rank:9

The business meetings and events sector is in urgent need of a Covid-19 exit plan and more recognition from government, according to the Meetings Industry Association (mia). Responding to the government’s newly unveiled Covid-19 recovery strategy, Jane Longhurst, chief executive...

Should You Host Your Virtual Event on a Gaming Platform?

Admin / BizBash - Home / 11 May 2020 / Rank:7

As demand for streaming services increases, sites like Twitch are attracting more and more users—and they’re not all logging on to play Fortnite ....

Carmela Lizzo - Camelback Adventures

Susan Null / EventPlanner.com / 07 May 2020 / Rank:15

Camelback Adventures was established in 1984 and offers full destination management services, including transportation, tours, team building, entertainment, décor, theme parties, and meeting planning services in the Scottsdale and Phoenix area. Our experienced and resourceful staff is on hand to...

BMA House plans for sustainable future

Adam Parry / Event Industry News / 30 April 2020 / Rank:15

When the industry returns and restarts, organisers will be assessing how they want their event to shape up when it comes back, and a focus on sustainability will be top of the agenda for many. A venue that already has...

10,000 Watch Virtual Charity Film Awards

Adam Parry / Event Industry News / 28 April 2020 / Rank:15

10,000 people watched this year’s virtual Charity Film Awards Ceremony, which was hosted online in response to the Coronavirus Pandemic, across Facebook, YouTube and Fundraising Everywhere’s virtual event platform. The Awards also trended for two consecutive days on Twitter as...

Rishi Sunak offers 100% state-backed loans to smallest firms

Martin Fullard / EN / 27 April 2020 / Rank:13

The chancellor of the exchequer,Rishi Sunak (pictured), has announced full state guarantees on lending to Britain’s smallest businesses. Minister Sunak, who previously… The post Rishi Sunak offers 100% state-backed loans to smallest firms appeared first on EN ....

End Game: How Event Marketers are Keeping Attendees from Leaving Early

Rachel Boucher / Event Marketer / 27 April 2020 / Rank:18

Experience builders obsessed with the attendee journey know that in the last few hours of an event, attendee attrition—people leaving early—can make the difference between an event that falls a little flat or one that wraps leaving everyone with all...

Rock star tour buses transformed for NHS workers

Adam Parry / Event Industry News / 24 April 2020 / Rank:23

Music fans won’t need reminding there are no live gigs happening at the moment. As well as empty venues and festival fields, the tour buses that would normally ferry stars around the country are also out of action. But when...

This Week in Los Angeles: Food Boxes for Struggling Event Pros, Plus L.A. Tourism"s Resources for Planners, Redbird"s Cocktail Kits, and More

Admin / BizBash - Home / 23 April 2020 / Rank:30

West Coast editor Claire Hoffman covers the week"s biggest event news....

A bright idea

EN / EN / 23 April 2020 / Rank:22

Ricoh Arena will be introducing a scheme that supports those with hidden disabilities. Visitors to the Midlands-based venue will soon be able… The post A bright idea appeared first on EN ....

New Coalition Advocates for Government Assistance to Reopen Events

Hannah Kinnersley / MeetingsNet - The meeting, convention, and incentive travel industry’s top source for news, trends, and strategies. / 22 April 2020 / Rank:25

Events company Freeman and 80 industry partners have launched an initiative to educate legislators and ask for funding to help meetings and events recover....

Earth Day Experiential Roundup: Nine Ideas to Inspire Your Event Planning

Rachel Boucher / Event Marketer / 20 April 2020 / Rank:18

There are big questions surrounding what the event industry will look like as it reemerges on the other side of the pandemic’s social distancing mandates. A topic event marketers have recognized for years, and have made systematic changes to address,...

Meetings industry association ‘welcomes’ furlough extension

Holly Patrick / M&IT / 20 April 2020 / Rank:27

Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak announced that the furlough scheme would be extended until the end of June. “The Meetings Industry Association (mia) welcomes the announcement that the furlough scheme cut-off date has been extended by the government to...

Join Us Weekly for Operation: Recovery—Preparing for the Event Industry’s Comeback

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 17 April 2020 / Rank:25

Each week we’re sitting down for virtual chats with event professionals to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic’s impact on the industry, and what comes next. Our featured panelists this week are: Nicola Kastner, global head of event marketing strategy, SAP Matthew...

ExCeL London “totally committed” to supporting its customers

Martin Fullard / EN / 12 April 2020 / Rank:58

ExCeLLondon has said it is still working with a small number of clients which have been affected by event disruption as a… The post ExCeL London “totally committed” to supporting its customers appeared first on EN ....

Extreme Personalization: 10 Ideas to Customize Engagement for Your Attendees

Rachel Boucher / Event Marketer / 06 April 2020 / Rank:20

10 ways to connect with customization-obsessed consumers The first wave of young Gen Z adults graduate college this year and will start entering the work force. And pretty soon, they’ll be registering for your events. Gen Z, an entrepreneurial-minded, customization-obsessed...

How Agencies and Fabricators are Redirecting Resources to Help Fight COVID-19

Kait Shea / Event Marketer / 06 April 2020 / Rank:27

The event industry, with its teams of creatives, tech gurus and warehouses of workshops and materials, has a significant role to play in the battle against COVID-19. From manufacturing containment kiosks to providing hot meals to healthcare workers, the agency...

ExCeL boss confirms NHS is using venue rent free

Martin Fullard / EN / 05 April 2020 / Rank:59

The chief executive ofExCeLLondon, Jeremy Rees has confirmed that the NHS is using theexhibition and conference venue rent free. The Sunday Times… The post ExCeL boss confirms NHS is using venue rent free appeared first on EN ....

12th Asia Pacific General Galvanizing Conference To be Held in Yokohama in 2022

Kongres Magazine / KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine / 01 April 2020 / Rank:25

The post 12th Asia Pacific General Galvanizing Conference To be Held in Yokohama in 2022 appeared first on KONGRES – Europe Events and Meetings Industry Magazine ....

5G And Events: How It Will Shape, Change & Revolutionise The Industry

Mariana Fernandes / Endless Events / 06 March 2020 / Rank:20

The topic of 5G and events is something we’ve tackled before. You might recall us mentioning it in our 2020 event tech trends #EventIcons. Or better yet, you remember when......

International Consumer Electronics (CES) Trade Show 2020 Summary

Sandra Brianceau / Skyline E-Tips Blog / 02 March 2020 / Rank:25

The International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) took place at the Las Vegas Convention Center in January 2020 – and it was a resounding success. Here are some of the highlights from the largest trade show in the USA....

The Wadden Sea Experience: ‘You can’t explain what I have experienced’

The MICE Blog / The MICE Blog / 14 November 2019 / Rank:29

‘You can’t explain what I have experienced’, say visitors to the Wadden Sea area. After visiting this region from 14–15 October, specifically Read More The post The Wadden Sea Experience: ‘You can’t explain what I have experienced’ appeared first on...

Meetings & Tradeshows– There’s A Mobile App for That!

corbinball / Corbin Ball"s TechTalk Blog / 30 December 2012 / Rank:41

In 2000, I made the following prediction at the CIC Forum in Washington DC: “Mobile phones will morph into ‘widgets’ (wireless internet devices for geo-positioning, ecommerce and telecommunication).” I went on to forecast that our phones will become web browsers,...