How the biggest UK and global associations are using meetings and events to develop their organisations, covering conferences, training and membership.
ACC Liverpool has been chosen as the venue for the 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health next year, worth around £7.8m to the city.
IMEX 2015 kicks off today (19 May) at Messe Frankfurt and is set to be the biggest since the show's launch in 2003.
The Convention Centre Dublin (CCD) has won contracts to host nine international association conferences, generating £9.4m for the local economy.
Glasgow-based conference organiser Meeting Makers has won contracts to deliver the Critical Link 8 Conference 2016 and the European Society of Hypnosis 2017 Congress.
The Gemmological Association of Great Britain (Gem-A) has chosen the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) building on Portland Place in London as the base for its conference later this year.
Adelaide-based conference organiser All Occasions Group (AOG) has won the right to manage the 68th International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Adelaide, Australia in 2017.
London has climbed one place to sixth in International Congress and Convention Association's (ICCA) latest world city rankings, whilst Paris retains its top spot ahead of Vienna.
Sajid Javid MP, a supporter of the events industry, has been replaced by John Whittingdale as Culture, Media and Sport Secretary in David Cameron's cabinet reshuffle.
The BVEP has stated that the Conservative win in the General Election will create stability that is 'good for business', despite its concerns over an EU referendum.
The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) has appointed events agency Zibrant as its Professional Conference Organiser on a four-year contract from 2016.
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