Learn about the latest event trends in the Venues + Events Live sessions with talks from industry experts.
|11:00||A Hive of Events Activity||Our opening keynote will be an exciting panel discussion on the current status of the Northern events industry, where leading experts will share their knowledge and future predictions for the industry.||Liz Taylor, TLC
Juliet Tripp, Chemical Watch
Shaun Hinds, Manchester Central
|12:30||The Future of Events||This session will look at the changing face of events, predictions for the future of the industry and the changing nature of delegates, drawing on research from People Buy Experiences, a recent white paper produced by Keith Prowse||Kam Bains, Barons Eden
Angel-Clare Grant, RFU
|14:00||Maximise Event Attendance through Social Media||As we approach a new decade, social media is undergoing a paradigm shift. New platforms are emerging and user behaviour is shifting. With these changes comes great opportunity, especially in the world of events. Join Social Chain’s Strategy Director Mike Blake-Crawford to learn how you can capture the attention of potential attendees and amplify the experience of your events through a strategic social media approach.||Mike Blake-Crawford, Social Chain|
|15:30||The Psychology of Creativity||How to tap into creative resources whenever we need to. Being creative on tap isn’t easy in the midst of busy-ness, deadlines and demanding lives. This session will give you tips on how to open our creative channels by shifting our mindsets and why creating is a state of being as much as a process of doing.||Sophie Sabbage, Professional Speaker|