Organisers urged to tackle food waste with NCASS

The Nationwide Caterers Association (NCASS) is calling on the events and festivals industry to get involved in 8th Plate, an initiative that salvages food waste from events and festivals and transforms it into...

Liverpool to kick off champion motorsport action

This year’s Wales Rally GB, taking place October 3-6, will set off from Liverpool’s historic waterfront. It will be the first time Britain’s round of the FIA World Rally Championship has started...

Live Nation unveil new augmented reality products

Live Nation, the live entertainment company, has unveiled a suite of customisable augmented reality products – unlocking “more immersive ways for fans to connect with artists and brands at live music...

Eikon event scoops Best Event NI award

The Balmoral Show, which takes place annually at the Eikon Exhibition Centre at Balmoral Park, has won the Best Event or Festival Experience NI at the Northern Ireland Tourism Awards 2019. The Balmoral Show...

Easyfairs acquires Aesthetics Media portfolio

Easyfairs, the exhibition organiser, has acquired the Aesthetics Media portfolio which includes the Aesthetics Conference and Exhibition (ACE), the Aesthetics journal print and digital platform and the...

dmg appoints senior VP for construction division

Dmg events, an international events company, has appointed Ben Greenish as senior vice president to head its growing construction division and Big 5 brand. Greenish has held a number of senior positions at...

Vision:2025 to return to The Showman’s Show in 2019

The Vision:2025 hosted event will return to The Showman’s Show on October 16 for the third edition, with a varied programme of event sustainability content. Now with more than 70 festivals signed up to...

Stress Matters to launch second industry wide survey

Stress Matters, the industry wellbeing accreditation scheme, is launching its biennial research on June 10 and is requesting responses from across the industry. The previous research, conducted in 2017,...