3 Contents The Full Monty Sheffi eld bears all as a destination 12 - 22 12 - GDPR: sticking point For better or worse, GDPR is here to stay. 19 - Quality comes out on top Eventprofs battled snow to get to Confex. 22 - Summit at the summit Industry leaders are bound for Chamonix. 27 - 48 27 - Heading outside Make the most of the sun this summer. 36 - The Big Interview CN meets Venuemasters’ Steve Crawford. 48 - A Day in the Life Meet Center Parc’s Dan Elliot. www.conference-news.co.uk 56 - 66 56 - Talking about speakers What goes into choosing a speaker. 60 - Agency Eye: centre stage Martin Fullard meets mclcreate’s Tim Spencer. 66 - Become an event planner Paul Colston reviews a new industry book.