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Stress Matters launches mental health hotline during COVID-19

A free, dedicated support line for the events industry has been launched today by UK-based company Stress Matters.

Australia losing $2.5bn a month to COVID-19, says BECA

The Business Events Council of Australia (BECA) says Australia is losing AUD$2.5bn per month in cancelled business events.

New Board at MEA Australia

Meetings Meetings and Events Australia has announced a new Board, following its AGM in Melbourne recently. The new Board of Directors took office 22 November 2019 and includes: Kate Smith– WALDRONSMITH Management (Chair) Suzana Bishop– Federation Square (Vice-Chair) Michael Firman– Harry the hirer (Treasurer) Alana Hay – Milestone Creative Australia Paula Nolan– Commonwealth Bank of Australia Beve...

MyCEB announces biomechanics conference win for Malaysia

The Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB) has announced that Malaysia will officially host the 12th Asia Pacific Conference on Biomechanics (APCB) 2023. Organised by the Asia-Pacific Association for Biomechanics (APAB), brought in by The Malaysian Society of Biomechanics (MSB) and supported by various authorities, including MyCEB, APCB will be the biggest biomechanics conference to b...

How UK suppliers are preparing for a no deal Brexit

Europa Showfreight has spent £2m and significant time preparing for a no deal Brexit, and walks us through the process

UK venue produces action film ‘The Heist’ as showcase

The UK's Telford International Centre has launched what it claims to be an industry first – an action film shot at and showcasing the venue.

Eventprofs urged to get involved in #CSRshareDay

On 23 April, #CSRshareDay, a day that celebrates Corporate Social Responsibility, the event industry is being urged to seize the opportunity to share ideas. CSR and environmental campaigner Fiona Pelham, Positive Impact CEO, says: “I regularly hear industry professionals at high levels of influence say they do not have the time or budget to think about sustainability… are too fearful of criticism ...