United Business Media Live (UBM) claims 3,818 visitors attended this year’s Event UK exhibition at Birmingham NEC.The event industry show unaudited figure incorporates visitor numbers to this year’s co-located events, Incentive and Promotional Marketing Live and Print for Business Live.The 2009 edition of the event attracted an ABC audited visitor figure of 2,974 visitors.Event UK’s Director Alison Willis says: “There was a real vibe about the show and obvious positivity from our exhibitors. Business was being done on the show floor shortly after the doors opened thanks to the high calibre of visitors and senior decision makers in attendance. One of our exhibitors even told us that they had taken their first qualified enquiry before 10.30am on day one of the show.”
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.
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.
More than 8,000 visitors arrived at ExCeL London on 4-6 February for the fourth edition of 100% Optical. The show featured more than 175,000 frames, catwalk performances and a comprehensive education programme.