CONTENTS

July 2017

Cover story
Don’t get bitten by new data laws: How the incoming General Data Protection Regulations could catch the events industry with their servers down

IN THIS MONTH'S ISSUE...

Commission impossible?
Exploring the contentious topic of agency commission fees

The life scientific
UK hubs are doing their bit to fortify life and bioscience ties

Boomtown rates
Ireland is experiencing an influx of hotel developments

Pier review
Brighton’s chilled-out charm makes for one-of-a-kind events

Taking off
How airlines are wooing groups with their latest offers

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Buyer quickfire
UK Conference Centre Survey
Liverpool
Incentive: South Africa