The AEO Marketing & Ops Forums 2013 took place on Tuesday 8 October at The Crystal, London.
The theme for this year's AEO Forums was future-proofing and sustainability and once again the event attracted a large number of delegates, such as CEO’s,MDs and senior Marketing and Ops professionals from the leading organising, venue and supplier community.
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The AEO Excellence Awards 2013 took place on 21 June at beautiful Old Billingsgate, on the River Thames, London.
The glittering awards ceremony was hosted by Mark Dolan and was a complete sell out. Guests enjoyed a fantastic drinks reception on the Terrace at Old BIllingsgate followed by superb fine dining and first class entertainment from Nina Conti. There was an exceptional buzz at the event and the feedback has been overwhelmingly positive.
The AEO would like to say a huge congratulations to all the Winners on gaining such well deserved recognition of their achievements over the last 12 months.
The AEO Excellence Awards represent the best that the events industry has to offer, showcasing the amazing achievements within our industry over the past 12 months. The illustrious event recognises and celebrates organisers’ achievements, standards of excellence from venues and service quality by suppliers and contractors throughout the industry.
Take a look at this year's winners.
Thailand CONNECT, part of the Thailand Convention & Exhibition Bureau (TCEB) Roadshow 2013 is took place on 16 May 2013 - at Le Meridien Piccadilly, 21 Piccadilly, London.
With Thailand emerging as a unique regional hub in the exhibition industry, boatsing consistent growth in an unvertain global economy, the event was well attended by organisers keen to tap into this regions' potential.
Speakers included Paul Woodward, Managing Director of UFI, Ross O'Brien - The Economist, a panel session with Doug Emslie - Tarsus; Paul MIchael - Quartz ;Michael Wilton - MackBrooks and a speech from the Ambassadoe of Thailand to the UK, Mr Pasan Terperak.
If you are interested in finding out more please contact Carmen Searle at AEO - 01442 285818 or Carmen@aeo.org.uk.
The AEO Conference took place on 31 January 2013 at Olympia Conference Centre, London.
The theme for this year's event was The Art and Science of Marginal Gains, which focused on how small changes can make a substantial difference to your business.
More than 250 delegates enjoyed presentations ranging from Big Data to Visitor Experience and International Development to Procurement.
Missed out on the day and want a flavour of what happened? You can access the Photo Gallery from the Day here.
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