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Reed launches SUMS alongside All-Energy 2017

Reed launches SUMS alongside All-Energy 2017

The inaugural Smart Urban Mobility Solutions (SUMS) exhibition and conference will co-locate with All-Energy 2017, organiser Reed Exhibitions has announced. view more

Matrix and Meru partner on global interactive video tech

Matrix and Meru partner on global interactive video tech

Matrix UK Solutions has partnered with US-based Meru Interactive, a provider of interactive software built on the Ventuz platform, to deliver global interactive video servers. view more

Poken agrees five-year deal with Artexis Easyfairs

Poken agrees five-year deal with Artexis Easyfairs

Event platform, Poken, has signed a five-year agreement with Artexis Easyfairs to provide its digital content delivery and lead generation technology to exhibitors. view more

Movers & Shakers 15/09/16

Movers & Shakers 15/09/16

People moves at GES, ITE Group, the NEC and more. view more

Rebrand for events agency First Protocol

Rebrand for events agency First Protocol

Global events agency, First Protocol, has rebranded with a new logo, website and brand identity and has changed its name to FIRST. view more

Blackhawk Network to acquire Grass Roots Group

Blackhawk Network to acquire Grass Roots Group

Hertfordshire-based Grass Roots Group has entered into an agreement to be acquired by Blackhawk Network Holdings, a leading prepaid and payments global company based in California. view more

Grip launches API integration solution

Grip launches API integration solution

Grip, the company behind the world’s first artificial intelligence (AI) event networking solution on Wednesday announced the launch of its Application Programme Interface (API) to enable event applications to integrate its matchmaking engine into their own apps. view more

Evvnt acquires event discovery and ticketing platform Eventviva

Evvnt acquires event discovery and ticketing platform Eventviva

Events marketing platform evvnt has announced the acquisition of Eventviva, for an undisclosed sum. view more

Select Event Solutions launches as tech-focused agency

Select Event Solutions launches as tech-focused agency

Meetings and events industry veteran Clare de Brett has launched Select Event Solutions, an agency devoted to using the latest technology for venue procurement and event management. view more

The Big Bang North West welcomes young scientists to Liverpool

The Big Bang North West welcomes young scientists to Liverpool

Thousands of young scientists descended on Exhibition Centre Liverpool as The Big Bang North West was held at the venue for the first time. 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

2 Minutes With Emily Shaw

2 Minutes With Emily Shaw

The new strategy director at FreemanXP talks rigour, empathy and Sharpies in all the colours of the rainbow.
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...
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.

Latest Galleries

London Book Fair 2017

London Book Fair 2017

From 14 to 16 March, more than 25,000 visitors from over 130 countries visited Olympia London for the 46th edition of The London Book Fair. A year of celebration, highlights included a tribute to The Wizard of Oz’s yellow brick road, the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter, 70 years of Indian independence and much more.
LondonEdge celebrates 35th show

LondonEdge celebrates 35th show

Alternative fashion show LondonEdge returned to the Business Design Centre on 12-13 February, celebrating its 35th edition.
Crufts 2017

Crufts 2017

Pedigree dog show, Crufts, once again celebrated all that is great about dogs when it returned to the NEC on 9-12 March. The show attracts around 22,000 dogs annually from around the world, competing for a place in the prestigious Best in Show final.

Latest Opinions

Positive challenges ahead

Positive challenges ahead

Chris Criscione, ESSA board chair and managing director Equinox Design looks ahead to ESSA’s next decade.
Don't knock it

Don't knock it

New technologies always seem outlandish, until they don’t, says Simon Clayton, chief ideas officer at RefTech.
Good practice with data

Good practice with data

Simon Clayton, chief ideas officer at RefTech, on being open, transparent, and accurate about what you are doing with the data you handle.