Agency & Association

FESTIVE ROAD launches “FESTIVE ROAD FOR GOOD”

THE CONSULTING FUND THAT GIVES BACK TO CHARITIES
FESTIVE ROAD, the global consultancy on a mission to create better travel and meetings management, today launched FESTIVE ROAD FOR GOOD, a fund that registered charities and other non-profit organisations can draw down on to improve their travel and meeting programmes.


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BVEP submits budget request to Government to support recovery of the UK Events Industry

The Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) has today submitted a budget request to the Treasury ahead of the planned budget announcement on 3rd March 2021, in an effort to secure long term targeted support to aid the recovery of the industry.

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All Party Parliamentary Group evidence session held

All Party Parliamentary Group for Events
The All Party Parliamentary Group for Events (APPG) yesterday held its first formal Evidence Session for the current Parliament.
Chaired by the Rt Hon Theresa Villiers MP, Chair of the APPG, and attended by a number of MP’s, including several APPG Vice Chairs and Officers, the session heard evidence from a mixture of representatives from across the events sector, including; Simon Hughes - Business Visits & Events Partnership, Jane Longhurst - Meetings Industry Association, Chris Skeith - Association of Event Organisers, Susan Tanner – National Outdoor Events Association,  Steve Heap – Events Industry Forum and Rick Stainton – One Industry One Voice.


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WTTC welcomes President Biden, Vice President Harris, and the new incoming administration

Gloria Guevara, WTTC President & CEO, said: “The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) warmly welcomes the Biden-Harris inauguration in what will be a pivotal first year in office. WTTC  looks forward to working with the incoming administration to help revive the struggling Travel & Tourism sector.

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