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  • Hayley McPhee-Holden, Project Administrator at the AEO, talks about her experience making an Industry Video on Talent - one of the four AEO pillars.  
  • The event industry is worth over £39 billion to the UK economy and has ambitions to drive investment of £48.4 billion by 2020 as laid out in the BVEP’s (Business Visits & Events Partnership) Overview ...
  • The AEO has a long and rich history of representing event organisers in the UK, but many people may not realise that the support the AEO offers its members reaches much further afield than the UK, see ...
  • With the recent floods affecting much of the UK over the festive period there has been a lot of talk in the media about the importance of community both from those affected and our political leaders. ...
  • AEO Chief Exec Chris Skeith on his next personal challenge ... My dog, Bruno, was expecting his usual gentle two mile dog walk this morning but what he got was a rather sweaty 6k run.  
  • AEO Chief Exec Chris Skeith answers a few pertinent questions about the event industry.  Find out what makes a successful event and what the future holds.