Technology

US vs UK festivals: Watch the debate live

Access editor Tom Hall will host a panel at the Event Production Show, featuring representatives from the Sundance Film Festival, North by Northeast and Festforums. The panel discussion, which takes place at 14:15pm – 15:00pm – Thursday 1 March – The Main Stage, Olympia London, will discuss the competition between the US & UK Festival market.

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Re-imagining secondary ticketing: How can resale work for organisers and audiences?

Access editor Tom Hall is set to host Re-imagining secondary ticketing: How can resale work for organisers and audiences? at the Event Production Show. The session takes place 15:15pm – 16:00pm – Thursday 1st March – The Main Stage and will look at how online ticket touting is under serious fire from politicians and regulators.

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VadeR awakens: How VR came of age…

“I was blown away. You just have to experience it,” a friend told me after leaving Westfield mall in Shepherds Bush. He was not, however, flabbergasted by the luxury retail experience. He was waxing lyrical about Star Wars: Secrets of The Empire, a ‘hyper reality’ experience from Lucasfilm, ILMxLAB and The VOID, nestled near the centre’s

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Industry assembles: The Event Production Awards lowdown

Taking place at a new venue, The Novotel London West on 28 February 2018, the Event Production Awards (EPAs) is a black tie gala dinner with entertainment, dancing and networking. The cream of the event industry will be there, celebrating the talent and innovation on show in our sector over the past year. Information on

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Glasgow 2018 European Championships appoints ADI as screen supplier

ADI, specialists in event LED, will deliver screen solutions across all competition and non-competition venues during the Glasgow 2018 European Championships. Appointed by Glasgow City Council through a competitor tender process, ADI will provide over 900sqm of high resolution LED in both mobile and modular formats to offer an incredible live spectator experience. Nick Robinson,

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Stagecraftuk reveals Event Production Show Scalextric competition

Stagecraftuk, the event production and staging company, is heading to this year’s Event Production Show at Olympia at

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SEC launches event logging and incident management technology

New event logging and incident management technology, Raven, has launched at the SEC. Scotland’s largest event space, Scottish Event Campus (SEC), has adopted Raven, a new event logging and incident management app, designed to improve its safety procedures and give the SEC team more visibility and control over each event. Created by resilience and crisis

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Shared VR: The real experience

These geodesic domes by Igloo Vision work as a 360-degree canvas where laser projection helps create a real-time immersive experience

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​PwC partners with Sport Tech Hub

The tech incubator by London Sport supports start-ups in a range of areas including mass participation and immersive experience

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TicketCo: new kids in town

The Norwegian ticketing company has established operations in the UK. TicketCo is convinced that ticketing is dead and says its platform is a game-changer for the events industry

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