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MPI Insights – Future Trends in the Meetings and Events Industry

27 January, 2020
12:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Shangri-La Hotel, at the Shard, London
31 St Thomas Street
MPI UK & Ireland

MPI Insights - Economic Outlook 2020

Hosted by Oblix East & Shangri-La Hotel, at the Shard, London 


The events industry is an incredibly exciting place to be right now. Innovation and creativity are taking the market by storm revolutionising the way we plan and execute events. Technology is now bringing a whole new level of experience to events with new technologies such as robots, virtual reality, artificial intelligence enabling us to deliver more engaging and immersive experiences for our attendees. Sustainability has become a increasing priority for event planners,  the pressure is now on to embed responsible business practices into all aspects of event planning. All of this of course amidst a time of economic and political uncertainty!

MPI insights will provide attendees with timely insights into the future of the meetings and events industry enabling you to stay ahead of the curve and transform your events into unforgettable experiences. We have brought together a series of events experts from a corporate, association, events agency, and renowned subject matter experts to provide their insights into this rapidly evolving industry.

Our expert panel of speakers includes:

Keynote speaker: Amanda Whitlock, Director, Global Strategic Events Leader, EY

Ian Cummings, VP & Global Head, Commercial at CWT Meetings and Events

Nicole Leida, Head of Conferences & Events, National Cancer Research Institute

Tim Sutter, Regional Business Development Manager, Cvent

Paul Gudgin, Freelance Festival Director and Event Management Lecturer

Thank you to our hosts:
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Kindly supported by: 
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Click here for the full agenda and to reserve your place.

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