Event Industry News

The show must go on?

COVID-19 has caused many trade shows and other cycling events to be cancelled or postponed this year. Rebecca Morley explores how...

Event planners turn creative to survive Covid

THE SPECIAL events industry, which includes event planners and food caterers, is witnessing the devastating effects of the COVID-19...

High Court rules in favour of event venues in landmark...

The High Court has ruled that insurers Hiscox & QBE must pay out disputed business interruption policies to policy holders in the...

Linktree Serving Artists To Create A Need For Fan Experiences

The growing online platform, Linktree has been combating continued event cancellations by allowing users, especially artists to store...

You Can't Always Get What You Want: Rolling Stones fans...

The couple says tour management’s choice to use the terminology “postponed” vs. “canceled” has prevented them from getting their money...

Many wedding insurance policies are changing shape due...

Since the start of the pandemic crisis, claims on wedding insurance policies have been pouring in. This has had two major impacts...

U.S. proposes to waive minimum flight requirements for...

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said Friday it is proposing extending temporarily waiving minimum flight requirements...

Artist Emergency Fund beginning second phase

Via the fund, artists and those employed in arts and culture can receive up to $1,000 to allay income loss due of event cancellations,...

Restriction on social gatherings is a hammer blow to the...

The government announcement to ban social gatherings of more than six people from 14 September is a further hammer blow to the event...

‘This was his decision’: Lenny Curry lauds Donald Trump...

For whatever reason, the Mayor found it preferable to take national soft-focus questions.

SpotMe and EventMB, a Skift Brand, partner to deliver enhanced...

SpotMe today announced a new partnership with EventMB a Skift Brand. The EventMB team will now use the SpotMe virtual event solution...

Wedding and event planning business adjust to Covid-19

Lubbock businesses like bridal shops and catering companies have been completely uprooted by Covid-19. On Monday, business owners...

Farmers to tune into virtual event options

Stay tuned. That’s the common refrain from farm equipment manufacturers about what to expect with the cancellation of farm shows this...

Going livestream: How in-person summits have become virtual...

Online conferences are attracting larger audiences than in-person events, and may improve remote viewing options for when real-life...

How publishers are selling advertisers on virtual events

Now that product launch events and branded pop-up experiences are no longer an option, publishers are turning to virtual platforms...