When Olive Communications asked us to consider ways to enable the UK’s NHS Research & Development leaders group to have their annual summit virtually, we knew this was a vital opportunity to create a meaningful online event experience.Read more “Virtual Conference – case study”
Events have been cancelled across the globe, from MWC in Barcelona to SxSW. TED has been delayed and TEDx events postponed across the world. How we respond now and have responded as event producers will set us apart from those who were slow to pivot, slow to seize this moment of change.Read more “What is the future of events?”
Organising an event is pretty easy right? We’ve all hosted a party or two, got some mates together for a drink at the pub or to some birthday celebration meal, we may have even organised our own wedding – stress free and easy right?
Sometimes not so straightforward. Read more “At what point do I need an event agency to help me organise events?”
Silicon Beach takes place every year in Bournemouth – location of one of the UK’s fastest growing digital and creative economies. An apt home for a creative conference jam packed with inspiring speakers. Matt Desmier, the curator, is open enough to admit he invites a bunch of excellent speakers he wants to listen to and then invites us all in to crash his party. [Complete with romper shorts / play suits and very classy deck shoes! You have to be there to believe it!] Read more “Silicon Beach – is it all about the shorts?”
I’ll begin with a story; before I started Autumn Live I once worked for Picturehouses as the Marketing and Business Development Manager. One day, one of my children came home from school saying they had to tell everyone at school what their parents did for a job, “Oh that’s interesting sweetie, what did you say mummy does?” I waited with baited breath… Read more “What do we actually do at Autumn Live?”
Autumn Live specialises in live engagement events. It sounds like someone is ‘popping the question’ doesn’t it? (I have actually had a visitor do this at an event, on stage, in front of 2000 people, but it’s not a proposal of marriage!) Hosting a Live Engagement event is an opportunity for people to connect together in really life and share something incredible. Read more “Top 6 reasons you should host a Live Engagement event”
As an event producer I don’t get the privilege of sitting in the audience as a delegate at many events. I am usually the one hunting down the speakers, running through slides, ensuring the room temperature is pleasant and that there is plenty of coffee for everyone. I had the pleasure of attending The Inbounder World Tour in London on Tuesday May 2nd 2017. Which is already featured as one of the Top 10 digital events to attend in the UK this year.
My Top 5 Takeaways from the event were (in chronological order): Read more “Top 5 Takeaways from the Inbounder World Tour, London 2017”
Thinking of attending an event in the tech sector in the UK in 2017?
According to the latest Tech Nation report London alone, in 2016 hosted 22,000 tech related Meetup events- nearly three times as many as Berlin, Amsterdam or Paris. Interpersonal networking is critical to the UK’s success and the face-to-face networking that these Meet-ups enable is hugely important to the growth and success of digital businesses Read more “What digital events should I attend in the UK in 2017?”
Explore these 6 ways to capitalise on social media at events and do it like a pro… Read more “6 ways to capitalise on social media at events”