Emap Connects with three construction sector shows
by Annie Byrne
Event organiser Emap Connect is to take over InstallerLive, the UK’s national plumbing, heating and renewables exhibition, which is supported by governing gas installer body, Corgi.Its sister events, SpecifierLive and The Corgi Awards, will also be operated by Emap Connect.Emap’s event director, David Pierpoint, says: “InstallerLive has developed into a strong exhibition with support from Corgi. Recent changes in the strategic direction of the Corgi Trust mean that the time is now right for us to take InstallerLive through the next stage of its development.”Corgi chairman, Craig Slater, adds: "Emap will enable the event to take the next important step. As an exhibition organiser that also produces relevant industry publications, Emap is in an ideal situation to help bring key and new audiences to InstallerLive."InstallerLive takes place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on September 7 - 10.