On 27th April we welcomed 100 venue managers to Lumiere London to discuss the attributes that clients are looking for in a venue for 2018 with a panel of events industry professionals. Here we’ve distilled the discussion into some key takeaways.
We’re combining work and play this episode. Fergus O’connell, author of The Project Management Book shares his common sense advice for events professionals. Smith and Sinclair share their entrepreneurial story creating amazing adult play experiences through boozy confectionary and how they maintain a culture of innovation at the company.
What are the key traits of a modern leader? How important is humility? How to you build a fantastic work culture? Just some of the questions we are asking this episode as we are joined by two experts on the subject. Deborah Ward, Managing Director of Camm & Hooper sits down for our very first “7 Minutes with…”, then Mark Leruste, Motivational Speaker & Founder of the Unconventionalists is sharing his hard won wisdom about what it takes to be a great modern leader.
We welcomed Dr Maya Dillon, UK AI Lead at Microsoft and technology journalist Charles Arthur to the Conference Stage for an illuminating discussion on the misconceptions surrounding AI, followed by Will Swannell, co-founder of Hire Space presenting how he thinks the events industry will benefit from the technology.
Back for 2019, the EventLAB podcast is tackling engagement, innovation and technology for the next few episodes, starting this week with a look at tech trends for the year. London Filmed have some essential tips for event media and live streaming. Sanj Surati from Tiger Heart shares his thoughts on how to properly incorporate new tech into your event and marketing strategies along with some thoughts in 2019 trends.