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Arenas and Conference Centres

EICC gets green light for “pioneering” hotel and hotel school development in Edinburgh 

Left to right are Paul Curran (QMile), Marshall Dallas (EICC), George Gordon (EICC), Audrey Cumberford (Edinburgh College), Stephanie Smith (EICC) (by Stewart Attwood)
The EICC will operate the hotel under a franchise agreement with Hyatt Hotels Corporation 
The Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC) has been given the go-ahead for a pioneering hotel and hotel school development in Edinburgh.  M&G Real Estate is funding the £350 million Haymarket Edinburgh development which will be developed by QMile Group.  Work has started on site and the completed hotel will be operated by EICC under a franchise agreement with Hyatt Hotels Corporation.


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QEII to take action on mental health at HRC

Diane Waldron, director of sales and marketing at QEII and supporter of 5asideCHESS
London’s leading events venue The QEII Centre will be calling on the hospitality industry to take action on improving mental health when it takes 5asideCHESS’s Battling Suicide Bus to HRC this week.
The bus, which is pioneered and supported by commercial kitchen cleaning specialist Bright Hygiene, will be parked on stand F769 at hospitality trade show HRC at ExCeL, London from 3-5 March.


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New look brand for BCEC's future vision

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Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC) has undergone a brand refresh to reflect a future business environment as we approach our 25th anniversary.  
Building on 25 years of successful events, unmatched experience and industry knowledge, the Centre looks forward to the future with a fresh new look and marketing campaign.


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Exhibitions and technology: a successful pair for business

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The meeting industry is both social and digital: the technological advance does no compete with “face to face” meeting in the events; on the contrary, it is through an intelligent integration of both worlds that innovative experiences and better business results can be achieved.  
According to the Observatorio Económico de Turismo de Reuniones de la República Argentina (OETR Argentina), during 2018, 6,382 meetings were carried out in the country, among which they are included International Congresses and Conventions, Fairs and Exhibitions and Sports Events.


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NEC wins three-year deal for use of outdoor space

Pendigo Lake NEC
Cure Leukaemia has chosen to host its annual fundraising event at the NEC, to take advantage of the venue’s outdoor event space.
The national blood cancer charity’s Dragonboat Race will be moving to its new Birmingham venue for the next three years, with the first event taking place on Saturday 5th September to coincide with Blood Cancer Awareness Month. 


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