Latest Features

Breaking the mould

Breaking the mould

The inaugural Virtual Reality Show will shake up the traditional exhibition format, says director Kerry Marks. view more

My Working Life by Richard Jarvill

My Working Life by Richard Jarvill

The managing director of JMT talks furniture and floorcoverings, his first foray into events and being an extra in a Brad Pitt film. view more

2 Minutes With Emily Shaw

2 Minutes With Emily Shaw

The new strategy director at FreemanXP talks rigour, empathy and Sharpies in all the colours of the rainbow. view more

The Wheel Deal

The Wheel Deal

What do you get when you cross a Hollywood film studio with a UK event organiser? A £25m deal and the launch of Fast & Furious Live of course... view more

Always have a back-up

Always have a back-up

In EN’s monthly Crisis Management column, Manny Singh, managing director of The National Asian Wedding Show, advocates the importance of having back-up systems in place. view more

Agenda: Exhibitor or Visitor?

Agenda: Exhibitor or Visitor?

It’s an age-old quandary: Without high quality exhibitors, visitors won’t come, but without the right visitors, exhibitors won’t part with their hard-earned cash. But, who takes priority? view more

Changing the tune

Changing the tune

Neil Mckenzie, MD of Oliver Kinross, on the challenges of moving from conferences to exhibitions. view more

Last Word with Andy Gibb

Last Word with Andy Gibb

The managing director at Ricoh Arena on simplifying the exhibiting process, his running leggings and blasting out Highway to Hell in the car with his sons. view more

Diversity will keep us raising the bar

Diversity will keep us raising the bar

Value people because of their background, not in spite of it, say Connection Crew’s Robin Beshoori, senior account manager and Mathias Berry, operations manager. view more

Global Players

Global Players

In a period of substantial and ambitious growth, Matt Benyon and Alison Church from Artexis Easyfairs tell the story of humble beginnings, talent development and owning a vision. view more

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Building emerald cities

Building emerald cities

From Malaria to Blenheim, through to UBM, Jane Risby-Rose – the 20-year story of her yellow brick road industry journey.
Come to Confex and be inspired

Come to Confex and be inspired

The exhibition and events industry is all about the power of face-to-face, the art of exhibiting and networking with old friends and new, which is why EN would like to personally invite you to attend International Confex to learn more.
5 top marketing tips from AEO Forums 2016

5 top marketing tips from AEO Forums 2016

Looking to the future and learning from the past at AEO Forums 2016.

Latest News

Mash TV goes live

Mash TV goes live

Mash Media has launched a new online video service.
Tonight… The EN Awards!

Tonight… The EN Awards!

It’s finally here! The biggest night of the exhibition industry calendar will take place at ExCeL London tonight, starting at 6pm.
Rebrand and new name for Harrogate International Centre

Rebrand and new name for Harrogate International Centre

Harrogate International Centre will drop its current name and logo from April 2017, going under the new name of Harrogate Convention Centre.

Latest Galleries

MOI Global reigns supreme at agency bake-off

MOI Global reigns supreme at agency bake-off

B2B creative agency MOI Global triumphed at ExCeL London’s annual Great Agency Bake Off, which took place on 23 March.
London Book Fair 2017

London Book Fair 2017

From 14 to 16 March, more than 25,000 visitors from over 130 countries visited Olympia London for the 46th edition of The London Book Fair. A year of celebration, highlights included a tribute to The Wizard of Oz’s yellow brick road, the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter, 70 years of Indian independence and much more.
LondonEdge celebrates 35th show

LondonEdge celebrates 35th show

Alternative fashion show LondonEdge returned to the Business Design Centre on 12-13 February, celebrating its 35th edition.

Latest Opinions

Smoke and mirrors

Smoke and mirrors

James Moffat, head of event websites at LiveBuzz, shines a light on the smoke and mirrors surrounding SEO for websites.
This time, it’s personal

This time, it’s personal

Christine Martin, marketing director EMEA at GES, discusses how the live events industry can get ahead of the mass customisation curve.
The price of free speech?

The price of free speech?

RefTech’s Simon Clayton says letting speakers pay to host sessions might work once, but in the long term visitors will feel disappointed and duped.