Latest Features

Gateway to Europe

Gateway to Europe

EN catches up with the MD of newly rebranded JMT, fresh from their win at the EN Awards view more

Lights up

Lights up

As Showlite celebrates its 25th birthday, founder Paul Wicks looks back on the company’s history and reflects on the industry. view more

Waste not, want not

Waste not, want not

Soraya Gadelrab, portfolio director – food, drink & packaging at Fresh Montgomery, on the organiser’s partnership with charity City Harvest. view more

Right on the money

Right on the money

After teaming up with Prysm Group to run Accountex 2016, Diversified Communications has taken the reins for this year’s show. view more

Disruptive influencers

Disruptive influencers

Completely Group never meant to be an exhibition organiser, which is why its events are breaking all the rules. view more

Quick interview: Olympia's new era

Quick interview: Olympia's new era

In April it was announced that Olympia London had been sold in a colossal £296m deal, EN sits down with the venue’s MD Nigel Nathan to learn more. view more

Alt venues: The Beach Ballroom

Alt venues: The Beach Ballroom

EN takes a trip to Aberdeen’s Beach Ballroom to learn more about the exhibition capabilities of the historic art deco venue. view more

AI to the future

AI to the future

How many events can claim to partner with Amazon, Microsoft, Google and the BBC? The AI Summit London, for one. view more

Northern highlights

Northern highlights

EN pays a visit to The Conference and Hospitality Show, a MICE event taking the road less travelled by. view more

Quick interview: EN talks to Black Hat

Quick interview: EN talks to Black Hat

EN sits down with Steve Wylie, general manager of UBM’s Black Hat events, to chat about the Black Hat Academic Scholarship Programme. 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

MD Andy Gibb leaves Ricoh Arena

MD Andy Gibb leaves Ricoh Arena

A merger between the Ricoh Arena stadium operator and its parent company Wasps will see the Ricoh’s managing director Andy Gibb leave
Artexis Easyfairs wins the 2017 UFI Education Award

Artexis Easyfairs wins the 2017 UFI Education Award

UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has named Artexis Easyfairs as winner of the 2017 UFI Education Award.
The NEC to drive 2022 Commonwealth bid

The NEC to drive 2022 Commonwealth bid

The city of Birmingham is to place The NEC at the centre of its bid to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.

Latest Galleries

East of England Arena and Events Centre open day

East of England Arena and Events Centre open day

Following a refurbishment, rebrand and £4.4m investment, the East of England Arena and Events centre opened to event professionals on 21 June to explains developments at the venue and provide an insight into future plans. Guests were also treated to a once in a lifetime experience in various classic cars and more unusual vehicles.
London Dungeon Lates

London Dungeon Lates

The London Dungeons has launched a unique nighttime experience with the theme of the seven deadly sins. The adults only tour includes seven themed food offerings and a range of themed drinks.
This Morning Live

This Morning Live

Tens of thousands of fans descended on the NEC on 18-21 May for This Morning Live, to see talent from ITVs award-winning daytime programme arrive in style.

Latest Opinions

A one-time opportunity

A one-time opportunity

As the countdown continues to the GDPR, event profs need to prepare, says Hellen Beveridge, head of strategic insight at Circdata.
National mourning

National mourning

Mark Blair, divisional director of InEvexco, considers the insurance implications of the death of a monarch.
David's Inferno: The comfort zone

David's Inferno: The comfort zone

In the first of his new series of monthly columns, Cvent’s senior marketing director David Chalmers says it’s important to break out of the comfort zone.