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Solid foundations

Callum McLean, HBAA membership director and Capita Travel and Events' director of business partnerships, talks about the association's board restructure

Data always has a better idea

Peter Heath, founder of Venue Performance, will be providing accurate event data exclusively for Conference News in 2021. Here, he sets the scene for what to expect

Changing value of face to face communication

The release of the government’s roadmap has been a talking point with the vaccination programme, prompting a catalyst for the return of in-person experiences. A big focus is on festivals, exhibitions and events.

Women in Science

Rory Archibald explores the contributions Scottish women have made to the world of science, and how business events can help encourage more women to go into STEM

How the hospitality industry can get back on track in 2021

The Hospitality Sales and Marketing Association International (HSMAI)  suggests the 10 next steps for getting the hospitality business back on track in 2021.

More than 300 international brand leaders in the European hospitality industry were given valuable insights on how to proactively prepare for and roll-out their business recovery in 2021 and beyond when they attended the HSMAI Europe Day 2021. This included the HSMAI Revenue Optimisation Conference (ROC) Europe  and  Chief Officers Roundtable (COR) Day 2021 last week.