- Taking centre stage. Thorley, Chantelle // Event;May2009, p45
The article describes the Midlands as Great Britain's regional event and exhibition destination. Located between the country's north and south region, the Midlands is at the hub of major rail and motorway networks, making it accessible from all corners of the country. Several event locations...
- Asia's race for floorspace. Francisco, Lorraine // Event;Jul/Aug2007, p31
The article reports on the increase in the number of event venues in Asia. It notes that the first phase of the â‚¬500 million New China International Exhibition Centre (NCIEC) in Beijing is due to open in March 2008. It mentions the expansion of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition...
- LARGE & LAVISH. // Event;Mar2008 Supplement, p10
The article features some event destinations in London, England. The Old Billingate is a 19th-century, Grade II-listed building that previously functioned as a fish market. It was restored by Lord Rogers as an event space which now hosts awards ceremonies, exhibitions and charity gala dinners....
- CONVENTION CENTERS. // Pharmaceutical Executive;Jul2005 Supplement, p32
Presents several convention and special events facilities in the U.S. Capacity of the largest conference room; Total exhibition space available; Contact information.
- A flair for business. Wills, Abigail // Event;Jun2002, p35
Assesses several world-class venue for events or exhibitions in France. Lille Grand Palais; Strasbourg Music and Conference Centre; Parc des Expositions de Toulouse.
- Briefs... // Expo Magazine;Nov/Dec2005, Vol. 17 Issue 10, p16
Presents news briefs on the special events industry in the U.S. as of November 2005. Opening of an exhibit hall at the Broadmoor Hotel in Colorado Springs, Colorado; Expansion of the Kentucky Exposition Center; Construction of the Branson Convention Center and the Hilton Branson Convention...
- United Arab Emirates. Lerwill, Ben // Event;May2011, p37
The article features United Arab Emirates as an out-of-London, England events destination. For creative events, Action Impact is cited for its roadshow for Nokia in Abu Dhabi while the Festival Centre at Dubai Festival City is suggested for venue flexibility. Agency M Premiere is said to be...
- EXHIBITION AND EVENT VENUES IN THE NETHERLANDS. // Event;Jan2006, p42
The article features exhibition and special event venues in the Netherlands. The Amsterdam RAI International and Conference Centre hosted various events including the International Broadcasting Convention. The Royal Dutch Jaarbeurs Utrecht hosts 15,000 events annually including trade shows. MECC...
- Big Halls, Big Shows. Quinlan, Brian // njbiz;5/15/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 20, p15
Focuses on the challenges facing planners who work at various exposition and trade centers in organizing events in New Jersey. Type of events being hosted at the Meadowlands Expo Center; Capacity of the Atlantic City Convention Center; Advantages of hosting the event annually to planners.