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Dealing with the now and preparing for the future

ICC Sydney CEO Geoff Donaghy says we must keep one eye on the future, and make sure we're ready for the end of the COVID-19 crisis.

Coping with the Covid-19 challenge

Jason Megson, Managing Director VP at George P. Johnson (GPJ) Experience Marketing UK, on how his business is adapting to the coronavirus crisis.

The Vancouver Manifesto

SITE Chief Excellence Officer Didier Scaillet shares some of the themes discussed by a record number of delegates at the association’s recent Global Conference in Canada

Be Prepared: a paean to the resilience of eventprofs

Paul Cook says the coronavirus has revealed the resilience of the events industry

Competing in the war for talent

Aloysius Arlando, President of AIPC, on why recuitment is our industry's biggest challenge.

Do you know where you’re going to?

Mash Media MD Julian Agostini underlines the power of exhibitions to deliver inspiration and says there will be plenty of that on show at ExCeL London this week with the arrival of International Confex 2020.

Going places?

Mash Media MD Julian Agostini calls time on those that are ‘tight’ with their events time.

Follow these ten steps to ‘Meet Happy’

Jury’s Inn, a UK hotel chain, has teamed up with wellbeing expert Tania Diggory to create ‘Meet Happy’ – a ten step guide to mindful meetings.

How to choose the right speaker for your event

Leo Von Bülow-Quirk says choosing a speaker is one of the most crucial parts of event planning, so it’s important to get it right.

Venues 2.0 – a new era

Florent Jarry says the evolving requirements of organisers and participants, and intensified competition between venues, all demand closer attention in 2020.

Are there too many fragmented systems in your workplace?

Chris Denning, technical director at Integra Planner, highlights how too much technology can have a negative impact on event organisers.

Is your venue future-proof?

Mark Cooper, CEO of global venue association IACC, examines some current trends and asks: is your venue future-proof?