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LAEOG strengthened by new committee

The Local Authority Event Organisers Group (LAEOG) has welcomed three new committee members at its eighth AGM, held

No show from Viagogo at ticket abuse hearing

Secondary ticketing firm Viagogo were expected at a ticket abuse hearing this morning (21 March) in the House

NOEA launches Futures Forum white paper

The National Outdoor Events Association (NOEA) and GL events have released the industry’s first-ever white paper concerned with

UK trade to boost British music in China

A UK music industry trade mission to China is set to take place 24 April–1 May, providing access

UK Music’s announces 2017 Measuring Music

UK Music has launched an industry-wide survey for in-depth information about the current state of the music sector.

BVEP launches policy doc

The Business Visits and Events Partnership (BVEP) has launched a major new policy document for the UK events industry: “Opportunities for Global Growth in Britain’s Events Sector”.

A Greener Festival announces full GEI9 line-up

A Greener Festival has announced a full line-up of speakers and sessions for its Green Events & Innovations Conference (GEI9).

Positions confirmed for APPG for Events

Core members of the All Party Parliamentary Group (APPG) for the UK Events Industry have been agreed, following

NRAG endorses Stop the Drop

The National Rigging Advisory Group (NRAG) has endorsed the ‘Stop the Drop’ campaign. The cross-association campaign raises awareness of the risks involved when working at high, and promotes safe practice.

AEV announces NaCTSO fraud workshop

The Association of Event Venues (AEV) has announced it will be holding a document fraud workshop, delivered by officers from the National Counter Terrorism Security Office (NaCTSO), to help its members discover and detect fake identity documents.   The workshop, aimed at (but not limited to) security and HR personnel within member organisations, will be