Daily Archives: April 6, 2017

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Deutsche Messe hits 70

2017 marks the 70th anniversary of Deutsche Messe AG. The company’s story began in 1947, with Germany’s first-ever Export Fair where, much to the delight of visitors, the legendarily tasty fish rolls were sold. At the company’s founding on 16 August 1947, there was only a single item on the agenda: West Germany’s first ‘Export…

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Creative Technology’s Simon Tibble passes away

Creative Technology has announced that Simon Tibble, managing director of CT in Shanghai passed away suddenly, earlier today. He leaves his wife Brooke and four children Samuel, Emma Jane, Jamie and Olivia. Tibble was described as a dedicated and unflappable character who will be sorely missed by all those to have met, worked or socialised with him over…


Channeling business

The development of a canal project to rival – indeed exceed – the significance of the Panama Canal would transform the remote tourism destination of Nicaragua into a hub of global trade, overseeing the transit of supertankers too large for the Panama Canal from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Three times as long and twice…


From ROI to ROE, engagement matters

Jonathan Sivak, director at Tapfuse, discusses the importance of ROE over ROI when it comes to event technology It is difficult to underestimate the advantages of live events as marketing channels. Events facilitate communication between brands and their customers, build relationships, create communities and increase public awareness. However, in spite of being a great promotional…


Global Meetings Industry Day: a time to reflect

Today is Global Meetings Industry Day, a day that showcases the impact that business meetings, conferences, conventions, incentive travel, trade shows and exhibitions have on our community. Organisations around the world have used the day to reflect on what it means. Meetings & Events Australia reports that business events in Australia contributed more than A$30bn…

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