German authorities differentiate ‘trade shows’ from ‘mass gatherings’


26 June 2020: The German government has paved a way for exhibitions and trade shows in the country to reopen. In its list of measures on dealing with the current COVID-19 pandemic, German government has taken the step to differentiate “mass gatherings”, explicitly highlighting out trade shows and exhibitions as types of events that can…


UFI Global Congress 2020 adopts a ‘glocalised’ approach -Main theme will be “Resilience”


24 June 2020: With COVID-19-related global travel restrictions expected to continue over the coming months, UFI, the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry, has decided to adjust the format of this year’s Global Congress. Instead of holding the event in one place, the UFI Global Congress 2020 will adopt a ‘glocalised’ approach. The main theme…


What’s next?  Research points the way for Incentive Travel planners to adapt to a Post-COVID-19 world


June 23 June 2020: Society for Incentive Travel Excellence (SITE) continues its webinar programme on Friday next, 26 June, 10am Chicago | 4pm London | 11pm Singapore with a conversation between SITE’s Chief Marketing Officer, Pádraic Gilligan, CIS, CITP and Dr Rick Garlick, Vice President, Strategy Consultant at Magid. Reviewing a raft of recent research…