Latest Features

Students: Pests or guests?

Students: Pests or guests?

It’s a question all organisers have to address – what should my show’s relationship with students look like? view more

Spreading the word

Spreading the word

With Global Exhibitions Day just a couple of months away, EN asks what three global exhibition associations are doing to celebrate this year. view more

My Working Life by David Chalmers

My Working Life by David Chalmers

The senior marketing director, Europe, at Cvent discusses how he got into the industry, his inspirational children and why he’s called The Doctor. view more

A giant awakens

A giant awakens

From flying foxes to show launches, Ed Tranter tells the story of the unconventional world of MA Exhibitions. view more

They like to MOVE IT, MOVE IT

They like to MOVE IT, MOVE IT

Three days of 25,000 dancers, performances, classes and celebrities – EN goes behind the scenes of dance festival, MOVE IT. view more

Maximum security

Maximum security

Security & Counter Terror Expo team talks EN through the process of securing, marketing and selling the high-profile exhibition. view more

Agenda: Co-locate or go it alone?

Agenda: Co-locate or go it alone?

Co-locating with other shows can have its logistical challenges, but is it ultimately a case of strength in numbers? 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

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

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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

Industry reacts to Manchester Arena attack

Industry reacts to Manchester Arena attack

Following the explosion at Manchester Arena yesterday evening, which killed 22 and injured 59, associations and venues in the events industry have released statements.
AEO and SISO launch Independent Organiser Network

AEO and SISO launch Independent Organiser Network

The Association of Event Organisers (AEO) and the Society of Independent Show Organizers (SISO) have entered into a reciprocity agreement following a meeting between their members last month.
BRICKLIVE to partner with Toys R Us

BRICKLIVE to partner with Toys R Us

Lego event BRICKLIVE has announced a new partnership with toy megastore chain Toys R Us, which will be hosting a pop-up at the show.

Latest Galleries

Grand Designs Live 2017

Grand Designs Live 2017

The 13th edition of Media 10’s Grand Designs Live returned to ExCeL London from 29 April to 7 May, featuring more than 500 exhibitors across six key sections. Grand Designs star Kevin McCloud one again hosted the nine-day exhibition.
Insomnia60

Insomnia60

Over 50,000 video game fans from across the country descended on Birmingham’s NEC on 14-17 April for Insomnia60, the UK’s largest gaming festival.
A sneak peak at Somerset House's new event space

A sneak peak at Somerset House's new event space

Some of the industry’s leading event organisers were treated to an exclusive preview of Somerset House’s largest and most versatile indoor event space at an open house event on 19-20 April.

Latest Opinions

Show or tell?

Show or tell?

Roopi Woodall, marketing manager at the QEII Centre, asks if the art of conversation on social media is dead – and how to engage with audiences if that’s the case.
You get what you ask for

You get what you ask for

Sue Berry, managing director at TimelessTime Ltd, discusses the importance of people metrics and measurable objectives.
The Anti Cyber Attack Checklist

The Anti Cyber Attack Checklist

Following the global cyber attack on 12 May, event tech supplier RefTech has compiled a checklist for individuals and companies to follow to help them reduce the risk of future attacks.