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SMG Europe appointed operator of AECC

SMG Europe appointed operator of AECC

Aberdeen City Council has appointed venue operator SMG Europe to manage the existing Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) ahead of the move to its new purpose-built home in 2019. view more

Movers & Shakers 15/03/17

Movers & Shakers 15/03/17

People moves at Central Hall Westminster, Shakespeare’s England and more. view more

Clarion Events Asia acquires RetailEX ASEAN

Clarion Events Asia acquires RetailEX ASEAN

Clarion Events Asia has announced the acquisition of RetailEX ASEAN, an exhibition focusing on retailers in the Southeast Asia region. view more

Farnborough International partners with GES

Farnborough International partners with GES

Farnborough International has appointed GES as official delivery partner for the new Hall 1 at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre. view more

Discover Telford celebrates business events boost

Discover Telford celebrates business events boost

Destination marketing brand Discover Telford has announced a 20 per cent rise in the economic impact of business events over the last three years. view more

Farnborough's new exhibition venue takes shape

Farnborough's new exhibition venue takes shape

Building work on the new Hall 1 at Farnborough International’s new Exhibition and Conference Centre is progressing as main contractor, Wates Construction, begins with the venue’s 1,300-tonne steel frame. view more

Merlin lodges plans for NEC attraction

Merlin lodges plans for NEC attraction

Alton Towers owner Merlin Entertainments plans to transform a site at the NEC into an adventure attraction, potentially including a skydiving experience and high ropes course. view more

Say goodbye SECC...and hello to SEC

Say goodbye SECC...and hello to SEC

The Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre (SECC) has been renamed and rebranded the Scottish Event Campus (SEC). 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

Movers & Shakers 25/01/17

Movers & Shakers 25/01/17

People moves at RIBA Venues, UFI, drp and more. 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.
RDS launches RDS Venue brand

RDS launches RDS Venue brand

Philanthropic organisation the Royal Dublin Society (RDS) has announced that RDS Venue will be launched as a separate visual identity from the main RDS brand.
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.

Latest Features

Ripping up the rule book

Ripping up the rule book

Automechanika is a well-known global brand, so what happened when it launched in the UK?
On the road

On the road

Ed Vickery head of drpexhibition, discusses driveable, portable, and innovative exhibitions.
Standing out from the crowd

Standing out from the crowd

EN meets the industry’s stand designers, who are helping change the face of exhibitions around the globe.

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

Going all out

Going all out

Lee Moulson, regional head of sales at Cheltenham Racecourse and the South West region of The Jockey Club, says seeing a client’s beaming smile cannot be bettered.
In any event...

In any event...

In his regular column, David Chalmers, Cvent ’s senior marketing director – Europe, speculates on the fate of the large trade show.
Ticking all the boxes

Ticking all the boxes

Paul Edwards, operations director at deckle edge, examines the minefield that is health and safety.