Visit by GES achieves ISO 27001 data security certification

GES, a global full-service provider for live events, has secured ISO 27001 certification, recognising its achievements in data security.

Highlights from International Confex 2020!

International Confex came to a close this week, alongside the co-located Event Production Show and PA Show. All three events ran from 25-26 February at their new home of ExCeL London.

Martyn’s Law: Figen Murray urges eventprofs to take ACT Awareness course

Martyn’s Law campaigner Figen Murray (pictured) is calling on UK event professionals to undertake the government’s ACT Awareness eLearning course.  

New venue security law gets Government backing in UK

The UK's Security minister Brandon Lewis has said that prime minister Boris Johnson and home secretary Priti Patel are “100% behind” implementing Martyn’s Law, and that his department are working to improve security measures at public venues and spaces.

New venue security measures for Manchester to be introduced

Manchester City Council in the UK will next week hear proposals that will enshrine the principles of Martyn’s Law into future regulations to ensure the safety of all Manchester residents.

Dubai Arena increases security ahead of Expo 2020

The Dubai Arena, which opened last summer, has increased its security ahead of the 2020 World Expo.

International One Conference to kickstart Cyber Security Month in The Hague

October 2019 is set to be a big month for cyber security in The Netherlands, with European Cyber Security Month being hosted in The Hague.