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Probyn to discuss industry trends in keynote address

Event veteran announced as keynote speaker at 2016 Event Buyers Live

John Probyn will deliver the closing address at the 2016 Event Buyers Live

Event veteran John Probyn will discuss trends and the direction of the live events industry at the third annual Event Buyers Live.

Probyn, MD of NEC Live Productions and former COO of Live Nation, has been announced as keynote speaker for the industry networking and business event in 2016.

Probyn will draw on his experiences in his address, focusing on the events and festivals marketplace and discuss future trends within live events in his closing speech.

Neil Fagg, event manager at Event Buyers Live, said: “John has a vast experience of the events and festival sector. He has organised some of the biggest live events that this country has ever seen, so it’s great that he is joining Event Buyers Live and sharing his knowledge and opinions with our VIPs.”

Event Buyers Live will host industry professionals at Heythrop Park, Oxfordshire on 24-25 February 2016. The event provides a business and networking opportunity between event organisers and suppliers.

Jack Morton Worldwide, Sledge, BBC Learning, Kilimanjaro Live and TRO are just some of the big names attending the coveted event.

Visit for more information and follow @eventbuyerslive or hashtag #EBL16.

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