Daily Archives: July 28, 2017


CINZ launches digital planning tool

Conventions and Incentives New Zealand (CINZ) has launched a ground-breaking New Zealand digital planning tool for event organisers. Speaking at the Get Global industry exhibition in Sydney, CINZ chief executive Sue Sullivan claims the new resource is a world-first because it is the only tool of its kind that combines venues with accommodation. “It will…


Christchurch remodels for meetings

More than NZ$40bn (US$29.9bn) of investment is being ploughed into Christchurch, and set to transform New Zealand’s oldest city into its newest. Speaking at Get Global in Sydney, ChristchurchNZ Convention Bureau bid manager Claire Hector-Taylor said of the developments: “Christchurch is a future-focused city boasting major infrastructure developments, including a new convention centre due to be…

Repro Free: Monday 8th May 2017. Dublin. The Convention Centre Dublin (The CCD) announced that it has agreed another five year contract with its catering partner, Fitzers Catering Ltd. Fitzers Catering has managed hospitality at The CCD since the venue opened in 2010. Known as CCD Hospitality, the team prides itself on setting new standards of excellence in event and conference catering and this news comes just days after The CCD was awarded silver status by the World Obesity Federation’s Healthy Venues Award programme. Pictured is Stephen Meehan, Chief Executive The CCD, Leonard Fearon, Executive Head Chef Fitzers Catering, Barry Storey, Managing Director Fitzers Catering and Dermod Dwyer, Executive Chairman The CCD. Picture Jason Clarke

UK Venues in the spotlight

Tom Hall focuses on the UK’s key venue developments   1-ExCeL-ing  at food ExCeL Venue Services (EVS) is ExCeL London’s latest project, providing a one-stop-shop for planners to order all additional services via a central team, including an online platform for exhibitors.  The venue has also completed a multi-million pound project to revolutionise catering across the…

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