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Circdata Announced as AEO Registration Partner for 2019


Circdata Announced as AEO Registration Partner for 2019

17 Jan 2019

Circdata Announced as AEO Registration Partner for 2019

AEO is delighted to announce award-winning event registration company, Circdata as the official registration partner for 2019. 

The partnership will include registration for the upcoming AEO Forums, taking place on the 25 January 2019 at the Business Design Centre, the AEO Excellence Awards, taking place on the 14 June 2019 at Grosvenor House, the AEO Conference, taking place in Windsor on the 5th and 6th September and the FaceTime Exhibitor Masterclasses.

Additionally, Circdata will provide on-hand staff at 2019 AEO events to manage onsite registration and give delegates a warm welcome to the events.

The AEO and Circdata will also be joining forces on various content pieces to bring further value to AEO members and the industry.

Chris Skeith, chief executive, of AEO says: “With the launch of the AEO Forums registration late last year, the team has been very impressed by both the outstanding and friendly service offered, and the intuitiveness of the registration system.”

Skeith added; “James and the team never cease to serve up the highest level of professionalism. We have no doubt that this partnership will add fantastic value to the industry this year, whether it be through content, experience or service.”

James Ormiston, managing director of Circdata said: “We are delighted to be appointed the AEO official registration partner for 2019. It is an excellent opportunity to support an organisation driving innovation and development of the events industry. Our ultimate aim is to help organisers enhance their audience engagement and partnering with the AEO team is the perfect alignment of values.”

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  • "Broadway Events joined the AEO on the Enterprise Membership. We’ve already taken advantage of the many benefits including the excellent FaceTime Masterclasses and training guides for exhibitors."
    Emma Barrett
    Broadway Events
  • "We are a member of the AEO because it is a proactive association for the events industry. As an organiser it provides us with high value ideas, networking, guidance and information."
    David Harrison
    PPMA Group
  • "This year, the association has led working groups to address industry issues and put on some amazing events full of insightful content for both organisers and, through the AEOs FaceTime initiative, exhibitors. In addition, the AEO has represented the industry at a Governmental level to raise awareness of the importance of events to the UK economy."
    Paul Byrom
    Upper Street Events
  • "I genuinely believe that if you’re involved in organising events you should become a member of the AEO."
    Simon Kimble
    Clarion Events
  • "Our membership of the AEO represents real and tangible value for UBM - it provides fantastic networking opportunities, practical training for our team as well as valuable insight into the state of our industry."
    Simon Parker
    Informa Markets
  • "As an Association business, we appreciate the excellent work the secretariat of the AEO do for our community. From the events side of our business, the AEO provides an excellent return on investment, providing thought leadership, fantastic networking, brilliant awards, excellent research and FaceTime, a valuable tool to tell our markets why exhibitions and events should be an essential part of the marketing mix."
    Neil Felton
  • "AEO’s networking and member meetings are valuable for individuals at all levels within our organisation. The promotion of our sector to the outside world, to government, authorities and business at large is another vital aspect of the AEO’s purpose for members, many of whom, like my company, work on events throughout the world."
    Stephen Brooks
    Mack Brooks Exhibitions
  • “Knowledge is power and the AEO dinners are certainly powerful, there is always a wealth of knowledge at the table. Insightful presentations make for a constructive and extremely social way to learn from the experts who’ve done it before. I attended the Japanese evening and gained really valuable insight about the culture and how best to communicate with a local audience.”
    John Whitaker
    Vice President Marketing, Data & Digital , dmg events
  • "We have the opportunity to contribute positively to the industry as well as gaining valuable insight and advice. There’s no need to spend valuable time and money reinventing the wheel when you have so many experienced professionals in AEO membership to learn from”
    Emma Cartmell
    CHS Group
  • "JOINING THE AEO HAS BEEN FANTASTIC! Being able to gift our customers with free places at the FaceTime masterclasses, learn alongside industry peers and seek advice to common challenges is invaluable”
    Sharon Azam
    GovNet Communications




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