Day: May 11, 2018

IBTM appoints new portfolio director

IBTM, part of global exhibition organiser Reed Travel Exhibitions, has announced the appointment of Shane Hannam as portfolio director effective 1 June 2018. He replaces Kerry Prince, who has been promoted within Reed Exhibitions and will retain strategic oversight on the portfolio. Hannam (pictured) began his career with Reed Exhibitions and has over 16 years’ experience in the international even...

WONDER London kicks off 2018 Google Cloud Summit in Madrid

Independent UK Shoreditch-based events producer WONDER London has launched the first in its Google Cloud Summit EMEA event series of 2018. It is a series that will span six cities. The first 2,000 delegate-strong event opened in Madrid 8 May at the Kinepolis Ciudad de Imagen. WONDER London produced the 2017 Google Cloud Summit series, and the first event in the new series involves keynote speakers...

Singapore Tourism Board launches video challenge

Singapore’s island resort Sentosa is debuting at IMEX Frankfurt 2018 in a fresh attempt to reach out to international MICE travellers with its range of customised business – and leisure – experiences. Sentosa currently attracts 19m tourists, business travellers and locals annually, and Singapore is set to host a historic meeting on 12 June when US president Trump sits down with North Korean ...

MCI Experience appoints ex-Clive man

Max Fellows, former head of client services at experiential agency Clive, and co-founder of ELEVATE Mentoring, has been appointed as director of client services at MCI Experience, the experiential arm of events agency MCI. Fellows will support existing clients as well as developing new client relationships. On his appointment, Fellows said: “MCI Experience does things differently and was created t...