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“This is about the future of London”

Tom Sutton-Roberts, general manager of London venue Troxy, mourns the loss of the Fabric nightclub and evaluates what it means for London’s cultural status.

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“More than words and speeches”

In her monthly blog, exclusive to Access All Areas, Attitude is Everything founder and CEO Suzanne Bull MBE (left) says businesses and policymakers need to follow up words with actions. Last week (9 August) saw new culture secretary Karen Bradley (pictured above) make her maiden speech at Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall – specifically focussing on the need

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Brexit: A momentous decision for UK & EU

Predicting rough seas ahead but nevertheless confident on the UK event industry’s ability to weather the storm, Dave Crump,

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Julian Agostini: Putting life into a new idea

Visitors talk about one moment of inspiration; one thing that will make their next event that little bit better than last time. Just one eureka.

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“Rio is our client”: Setting up shop at Rio 2016

With just eight days until the Rio Olympics and just over a month until the Paralympics, event profs from all over the world are gearing up for a very busy six weeks. One such event prof is Nigel Peters, founder of London-based event production company NP+Co. Inspired by what he thinks of as a missed opportunity

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“It is crucial we do not sit still”

In her monthly blog, Attitude is Everything founder and CEO Suzanne Bull MBE applauds accessibility progress but urges further change.

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Julian Agostini: The Warren Buffett Formula

Julian Agostini, managing director of Access All Areas’ publisher Mash Media, discusses the difference between information and intelligence.

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“Organisers will knuckle down and do their best”: AFO’s Steve Heap on Brexit

Steve Heap, general secretary of the AFO, chairman of EIF and director of Mrs. Casey Music, gives Access his personal take on what Brexit might mean for the events industry.  Clearly I cannot speak for all the members of AFO and EIF so I write personally. I didn’t think the original terms for the UK to join EEC

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Six futuristic tech gadgets to really wow your audience

The world of technology is changing fast and there are a host of hi-tech gadgets on the market that you can use to really impress and wow your audience when you are planning your next event. Mike Walker, is managing director of MGN Events. Here he looks at his top six event tech gadgets for

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David de Behr: Make seamless viewing part of the programme

David de Behr, global head of events at Aggreko, shares his thoughts on the power of live broadcasting at events. Major sporting events around the world continue to draw in record TV audiences. The Super Bowl 50 last month was no exception, bringing in an average of 111.9 million viewers in what became the third

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