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NOEA announces keynote speaker

Paul Smith, who was part of the team behind the ICC Women’s Cricket World Cup 2017, is to address industry leaders attending the convention on 22 November

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UK Music CEO unveils plan to protect grassroots venues

Michael Dugher prepares to lobby the government alongside MP John Spellar for a new law to protect music venues threatened with closure

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UK Sport bids to attract mega events

A £30m investment plan to bring the world’s top sporting shows to the country has already secured the 2018 Women’s Hockey World Cup, 2018 Boccia World Championships, 2019 Netball World Cup, and 2019 World Road Cycling Championships

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AIF unveils awards shortlist

Association of Independent Festivals has also announced winner of the new Pioneer award

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NOEA announces awards sponsor

National Outdoor Events Association signs partnership with Event Wine Solutions

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ILEA to curate content at Confex

The UK chapter of the International Live Events Association will expand its sessions with content from leading agencies as well as international brands

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NOEA announces awards shortlist for 2017

The 14th annual convention and awards dinner will be held in November

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AIF unveils Festival Congress 2017 programme

The Association of Independent Festivals has announced further details of its flagship event in Cardiff, featuring a two-day conference and the Independent Festival Awards

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US plans for Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings festival

Frank Turner’s Lost Evenings festival is set to return to London next year with future plans to go international

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NOEA adds partner to Futures Supporter

Eventbrite joins GL events UK Group and ACT Group in the programme

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