Global Exhibitions Day is a worldwide initiative to celebrate the exhibition industry, highlighting its impact on the economy, jobs, business, innovation and local investment. There has never been a more exciting time to work in Exhibitions! Exhibitions are a HUGE global industry with endless career opportunities. If you ‘re looking to take the next
300 charity films began the process… 50,000 members of the public voted… And now, the finalists have been announced… The Charity Film Awards expert judges have trimmed the shortlist to a small list of finalists, and we are absolutely over the moon to say that ‘Events for Namuwongo – The Work’ is one of them!
As the American cultural anthropologist Margaret Mead once said, “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.” We are seeing Mead’s words come to fruition in many aspects of our society, including the global business community, as more people and companies
The 6th ride of our informal Industry Cycling Group is upon us! After successful trips in France and Italy, we’ve set our sights on Norway for the next adventure. Combining stunning coastline, the incomparable Ocean Road, viking villages nestled around pretty harbours, and the awesome Troll’s Staircase – this is one ride you shouldn’t miss out
tfconnect Partner with Explori to Help Exhibition Organisers Understand the Power of Employee Engagement
Insight specialists Explori, are well known across the exhibitions industry for their show performance benchmarks. Following successful projects with organisers and venues, they are now on the cusp of releasing the industry’s first ever set of benchmarks for employee engagement. tfconnect have created an exclusive partnership with Explori because we believe industry specific benchmarks will
Events for Namuwongo (EFN) was established in September 2011 by Events Industry leaders at the Global Event Summit who decided to create an industry cause. Led by Chris Hughes (Brand Events) as Chairman and Trevor Foley (tfconnect) as CEO of the charity, EFN has raised over £900,000 – an absolutely brilliant contribution – that has
Did you know… The UK Events Industry is worth over £42.3 billion to the UK economy every year (and growing) with more than half a million people in full-time employment in the sector, 10,000 venues to choose from, and over 1.3 million business events taking place every year! And, across the pond, the US Events industry directly contributes
So…you want to work in Events? The events industry is a vibrant, dynamic and friendly industry to work in and there are many opportunities for growth and development working all over the globe on consumer and business events alike. Want to be part of a team? Not afraid of hard work? Enjoy trying new things?
UFI’s ‘Next Generation Leadership’ Grant throws a spotlight on future top-talent in the events industry
As a topic, looking at the ‘future leaders’ of the exhibition industry is certainly hotter than hot at the moment! Last week, UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, announced a new initiative aimed at bringing together highly-talented exhibition professionals to define their vision on where we’re heading as an industry. This will effectively