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Secret Cinema

Secret Cinema presented Lawrence of Arabia to 15,000 cinema fans over the course of three nights… Alice Dalton, head of marketing partnerships, Future Shorts, talks brand slap, word of mouth and...
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Forever friends?

Do you treat your clients like your best friend? Maugie Lyons, head of commercial operations, Royal Horticultural Halls, explains What makes a good friend? To me, a good friend is someone I can rely on to...
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Convention city

The launch of Convention Centre Dublin has changed the capital’s business landscape. Hailed as Ireland’s new icon, the venue promises great things for the city Stories to the Irish are like rice to the...
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Manifesto for growth

Anthony Hyde, past president MPI UK & Ireland Chapter and Barbican head of corporate sales, considers the recent Business Visits and Events Partnership (BVEP) manifesto. The event industry is finally...
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New dimensions

With the advent of 3D, are organisers actually realising the full capabilities of such technology? Stand Out looks at the issues surrounding sound and AV and asks whether the disciplines are getting the...
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Jamie does WOMAD

Jamie Oliver’s Fabulous Feasts pitched its wares in a field at WOMAD. Stand Out and Jamie were there to witness the operation... “Can I just stop you a moment?” says a middle aged woman to Jamie Oliver....
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Hot in the City

Square Meal takes place from September 22-23 at Old Billingsgate, London. But why should you visit? Stand Out asks Graham Hill, show director, what’s hot at this year’s Venue and Events... What can...
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Hillhead rocks

The recession-hit construction industry received its fair share of publicity but the recent Hillhead event defied the economic crisis, registering positive feedback and record numbers of...