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Venues & Events

Initiative and innovation wins the…. potato

 aerial-adelaide-credit Simon Casson
Adelaide, South Australia has been named as the host city for the 2023 World Potato Congress (WPC), the first time this globally significant biennial business event has been held in Australia.  
Apart from highlighting the destination’s business events offering including accessibility, world class venues, hotels and connectivity, the successful bid, led by the Adelaide Convention Bureau and Potatoes South Australia, ultimately focussed on an ‘Old World Meets New’ theme given the historical status of the potato as a food staple, the innovation and technology applied to its production today and the investment in research and development being undertaken locally and internationally with consideration given to global changes in sustainability, climate, culture and population.


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Bringing Agents and Venues together for EDGE Venues Marketing Summit

EDGE Venues marketing summit
On Friday 1st November, EDGE Venues brought together Agents and Venues who use the global venue sourcing platform for a Marketing Summit, helping users and licensees maximise the site’s potential.
The event attracted more than 100 delegates to the East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham and is the third Marketing Masterclass that EDGE Venues has run since its December 2018 launch.


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Practically perfect Ottawa Tourism hosts clients at Mary Poppins in London

Nick Newland
Ottawa Tourism hosted association and travel trade clients to a “practically perfect” client event in London.   
A relaxed welcome at Sartori Restaurant was followed by Mary Poppins at The Prince Edward Theatre and after show drinks at the Compton Street Brasserie for a group of 15 association and travel trade buyers. 


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Most exciting Chef line-up ever for Royal Ascot 2020

Monica Galetti
Nine Michelin Stars collectively make 2020 the most mouth-watering Royal Ascot Fine Dining line-up ever
Featuring more Michelin stars and recognised chef personalities than any other British sporting event, Ascot Racecourse prides itself on perfectly blending tradition with innovation. 
The ‘chefs in residence’ confirmed for Royal Ascot 2020 perfectly illustrate this with a collective nine Michelin Stars and an abundance of coveted accolades. 


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Kent Event Centre to host first Kent Festival raising money for emergency service personnel and veterans

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Kent Event Centre is to host the first Kent Festival. The organisers hope to raise money and build awareness of Line of Duty, a charity that supports emergency services personnel and veterans, with the event that takes place 15th - 17th November 2019.

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