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  • Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos (pictured) has revealed that meetings at the company begin with up to 30 minutes of complete silence – and PowerPoin...
  • Zen isn’t usually a word you associate with conference hotels. But after an hour of guided meditation at the EPIC SANA Algarve, it’s what we found. Si...
  • Looking for huge, high quality, modern meetings and exhibition facilities in Europe - with 1,200 bedrooms under one roof and no need for expensive and...
  • Commission was the topic on everyone’s lips at the SITE GB panel at the Andaz London Liverpool Street. It was a fantastic event run by SITE GB, which ...
  • I’ve been writing about the world of meetings and events for five years now, during which time I like to think I’ve got to grips with most of the indu...
  • It is predicted that there will be more plastic than fish in the oceans by 2050.That’s a pretty astonishing thought, but when you consider that in the...
  • Looking out from the newly opened Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre, the town’s history as the birthplace of British aviation...
  • “On the show round, we'd like to take you into the pavilion which is tie and jacket dress code…”It is the night before I am due to visit Lord’s for th...
  • America has a long history as the land of opportunity, where anyone can achieve anything they put their mind to, no matter who they are.Except now, in...
  • This week the event industry hit the national headlines for all the wrong reasons – again. Organisers of the UK Rail Industry Awards (UKRIA) were ...
  • On average, women working at the UK’s biggest event agencies are paid less than men.That’s the conclusion we can come to after the deadline passed for...
  • Fight or flight. That’s the prospect many of us face on arrival at most international airports. If you’ve booked late with a low-cost, no frills (bu...
  • Andrew White, MD of marketing communications agency Triggerfish (pictured), fills us in on how the events sector is finally being recognised as part ...
  • The annual M&IT Trends & Spends survey is coming up in our May issue – and we want you to get involved.The survey is a vital opportunity for y...
  • We all have those nights when no matter what we do – a warm glass of milk, counting sheep, reading a book – we just can’t get off to sleep. And when w...
  • After Fay Sharpe’s big win at the M&IT Awards, we caught up on the phone about how she felt to be crowned Personality of the Year - and talk natur...
  • To mark International Women’s Day on 8 March, Moya Maxwell, director of venues at RIBA (pictured), shares her thoughts on women in the events industry...
  • A big thank you to every single one of you that attended the M&IT Awards 2018 at Battersea Evolution.The turnout, in the face of some of the worst...
  • It is an interesting time to be in South Africa for the trade show Meetings Africa’s 13th event. Tourism Minister Tokozile Xasa made a wel...
  • As a Yorkshireman living in the south, there are countless things I miss about God’s own county. Proper hills, proper weather, proper beer… I could go...

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