Agency & Association

Event insurance specialist, Insure Our Event, highlights the importance of Adverse Weather insurance following the COVID-19 pandemic.

The coronavirus pandemic has caused thousands of events across the UK to be cancelled or rearranged. Legendary and longstanding events have been called off for the first time in their history, leading to widespread disappointment and uncertainty.

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Lex Butler, Chair of HBAA comments on latest government announcements on events

“HBAA is obviously tremendously disappointed by the latest government announcements switching the green light for large events from 1 October to amber and therefore on hold. Hopefully the measures being put in place for reducing the size of social gatherings will bring down the rate of infection allowing the restart of business events and meetings to go ahead. 

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Meet Out to Help Out scheme to support business events sector gains momentum

Venuedirectory.com campaign discussed by Nigel Huddleston MP
Meet Out to Help Out, the sales incentive scheme for the business events industry proposed by Venuedirectory.com is gaining momentum.  
Nigel Huddleston MP, parliamentary under secretary of state for sport, tourism and heritage at the department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS), acknowledged the proposed scheme during an interview within the recent UKickstart Event 2020, initiated by etc.venues.


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Fox World Travel and Traxo Partner to help Fox Corporate clients gain full visibility into their business travel

 Fox World Travel, a business travel management company (TMC), and Dallas-based Traxo Inc., the world's leading travel data aggregator, announced today at the Business Travel Show America that they have joined forces to help Fox customers obtain comprehensive corporate booking data for enhanced traveler duty of care, as well as deeper travel spend insights.

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