Week in Pictures: Paragon; EMA; IET London: Savoy Place

This week saw Paragon host 'An Evening with the Stars', Event Marketing Association (EMA) hold a tech evening and HRH The Princess Royal visit IET London: Savoy Place.

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    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • An Evening With the Stars

    An Evening With the Stars

  • EMA

    EMA

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    EMA

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  • IET London: Savoy Place

    IET London: Savoy Place

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    IET London: Savoy Place

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An Evening with the Stars

Paragon held its annual ‘An Evening with the Stars’ event on Tuesday (25 October) to raise money for Children in Need and Save the Children.

Held at The Great Room, Grosvenor House Hotel, Park Lane, London, the event raised over £1m for charity.

In addition to performances from All Saints, Rob Brydon, Jersey Boys and the Stars of Strictly Come Dancing, guests enjoyed a three-course dinner of chicken terrine, beef wellington and pistachio tart.

EMA

Event Marketing Association (EMA) held #EventTech Insights on Tuesday (25 October) for 20 event professionals.

The event, which was held at the Tower Room at London & Partners, discussed the challenges of event tech, with James Morgan, from the EventTech Lab, Chetan Shah from Micebook, and several other tech start-ups including Jambo, EventAdvisor and Howdy.

Guests also enjoyed drinks and canapés.


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IET London: Savoy Place

IET London: Savoy Place hosted HRH The Princess Royal this week, as it celebrated its official reopening.

HRH The Princess Royal opened a capsule that contained artefacts marking the past, present and future of technology. She also unveiled a plaque and met IET members, volunteers and staff on a tour of the building that included the Faraday Centre, and the Riverside Room.

IET President Jeremy Watson CBE, said: "Engineering and technology is all around us – it’s at the heart of almost everything we do and this is an extraordinary and exciting time for our profession. However, if we want engineering to continue to keep advancing society and economic growth, we need to inspire the next generation."

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