Venues & Events

50 International and London event buyers attend ‘York Minster to Westminster’ showcase at the Houses of Parliament

Hosted by Visit York and  supported by York MPs Hugh Bayley and Julian Sturdy, a record turnout of conference and event buyers,  including representatives from prestigious associations and institutions for example: The Green Party, Barratt Homes, The Royal Society of Medicine, The Institute for Small Business and Entrepreneurship and CIPFA (the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy) attended the VisitYork4Meetings ‘York Minster to Westminster’ Showcase for business tourism yesterday (Weds 5th March).

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Customer survey reveals Event Organisers adore Messe Stuttgart and the ICS

Consulting, support and service of the Guest Events division achieve customer satisfaction ratings of over 90%.

In 2013, Messe Stuttgart and the ICS International Congress Center Stuttgart were again among the most popular event locations in Germany. 107 companies and institutions brought their trade fairs, congresses and events to the exhibition grounds, welcoming almost 350,000 visitors and guests. Together with around 35 self-organized events, these guest events fill the halls and conference rooms and are, therefore, an important factor in the success of Messe Stuttgart.

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D&A welcomes celebrity Chef Tom Kitchin

Celebrity Scottish Chef Tom Kitchin
Celebrity Scottish Chef Tom Kitchin whipped up some classic delicacies from his homeland using the finest Scottish produce at the recently refurbished and contemporary British restaurant D&A, formally known as the Dhow & Anchor

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Lib Dems return to ACC Liverpool for Spring Party Conference 2015

The Liberal Democrats will return to ACC Liverpool for their third party conference at the venue.
Around 2,500 delegates are expected to attend the three-day annual spring party political in March next year.
It will be the coalition government partner’s third visit to the city – in 2008 it held its spring conference in Liverpool, returning two years later in September 2010 for its main autumn gathering.


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All delegates are not the same . . .

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. . .so treat them differently, says Keele Management School

’The more that delegates participate, the more they benefit’ is an accepted truth for most kinds of conferences and corporate events. However, Keele University suggests, not all delegates are alike. They require, says Keele, different kinds of environments in which to be at their best. ‘Organisers should be encouraged’, Keele goes on, ‘to do more with meetings and conferences than simple Powerpoint presentations in theatre-style layouts.

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