Associations

ILEA outlines new educational programme

UK chapter of the International Live Events Association takes on millennials, centennials, creativity and global event tech

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How to hack a music venue for disabled audiences

Attitude is Everything has released a new DIY Access guide for bands, artists and promoters showing how to make gigs and tours more accessible for deaf and disabled audiences

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NOEA reveals full convention programme

Event on 22 November features fifteen different sessions, more networking during the day, and live screening

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Getting forensic about festivals with AIF

Access looks back on the AIF Festival Congress 2017 in Cardiff, this year covering the topic of ‘Pseudoscience’

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AIF Awards winners 2017

Winners of the 2017 Independent Festival Awards were announced at a packed-out ceremony at DEPOT in Cardiff

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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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