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QEII adds £100m to economy, finds report

QEII adds £100m to economy, finds report

The QEII Centre generated £218m of gross UK expenditure in 2015/16, creating a GVA (Gross Value Added) of £100m, according to a new economic impact study. view more

Banqueting House to offer daytime venue hire

Banqueting House to offer daytime venue hire

Banqueting House, one of six venues cared for by charity Historic Royal Palaces, has announced that it will now offer day closure for clients to hold events. view more

And that’s a wrap!  

And that’s a wrap!  

The EN Awards are over for another year. Awards were won, achievements were recognised and booze was drunk, not necessarily in that order. view more

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. view more

Busiest year in a decade for self-build show

Busiest year in a decade for self-build show

The National Homebuilding & Renovating Show is celebrating its busiest event in ten years, welcoming over 35,000 visitors. view more

Less than a week until 2017 EN Awards!

Less than a week until 2017 EN Awards!

The 11th annual EN Awards are gearing up to be the biggest night of celebration in the exhibition industry calendar, as the clock counts down to Thursday 30 March. view more

More than 8,000 visitors attend 100% Optical

More than 8,000 visitors attend 100% Optical

Optical trade show 100% Optical returned to ExCeL London on 4-6 February for its fourth year, breaking 2016’s attendance figures. view more

And the #ENAwards finalists are…

And the #ENAwards finalists are…

The countdown timer has run out. After weeks of companies submitting award entries and sweating over it, there is just one thing left to do before the big night: Announce the shortlist. view more

Record 2016 for EICC

Record 2016 for EICC

The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) hosted the most events and delegates in its 21-year history during 2016, racking up 200 events and 91,000 delegates. view more

EN Awards venue announced!

EN Awards venue announced!

EN is pleased to announce that the 2017 Awards will be held at (drumroll please)…ExCeL London! view more

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And the #ENAwards finalists are…

And the #ENAwards finalists are…

The countdown timer has run out. After weeks of companies submitting award entries and sweating over it, there is just one thing left to do before the big night: Announce the shortlist.
EN Awards People Finalists revealed

EN Awards People Finalists revealed

The first group of the highly anticipated shortlist for the EN Awards has been announced, including Best Newcomer and Best Event Director categories.
Reactions from events industry following Britain’s vote to leave EU

Reactions from events industry following Britain’s vote to leave EU

As the UK has voted to leave the European Union with a 52 per cent majority result, EN has spoken to members of the exhibition and events industry, to gauge their initial reactions on the future of the UK and their businesses.

Latest Features

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.
Feeding the five thousand

Feeding the five thousand

Exhibition catering and bars have undergone a transformation in recent years, and it’s not over yet.
A giant awakens

A giant awakens

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

Latest Galleries

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.
EN Awards 2017

EN Awards 2017

The best of the exhibition industry were out in force on 30 March at ExCeL London for the 11th annual EN Awards.
Natural & Organic Products Europe 2017

Natural & Organic Products Europe 2017

The 2017 Natural & Organic Products Europe celebrated its 21st edition earlier this month (2-3 April) as well as attracting its biggest attendance yet to ExCeL London.

Latest Opinions

I'm a believer

I'm a believer

Sam Cande, group commercial director at Centaur Media, says no secret sales technique can compete with belief in a product.
Happy to help

Happy to help

Customer service can make or break a show, warns Media 10 event director Nathan Garnett.
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.