Exhibition News February 2019 - Page 38

Correct at time of Printing* INNOVATE ORIGINATE eventTech Zone Academic Venue Pavilion A showcase of the latest technology to service the events industry. Discover technology providers ranging from AR & VR, event management software, registration providers, apps, audience engagement and holograms. Academic venues have continually evolved to offer the quintessential environment for learning, networking and knowledge transfer. These three components are what place these institutions amongst the most desired spaces for hosting events. Discover why an academic venue could be the perfect solution for your event. Unique Venues of London Pavilion UVL will be showcasing its partners offerings in a dedicated pavilion, featuring a collection of some of the most exciting venues and event spaces the capital has to offer. Exclusively London Pavilion Hosted by Miss London Concierge, this Exclusively London pavilion features a selection of handpicked venues. This area will also feature Q&As with senior corporate PA/EAs. Exhibition Zone This brand new exhibition zone features suppliers and venues specifically for exhibition organisers, from stand builders, to tech and temporary structures. over 100 brand new exhibitors Keynote Theatre The main stage at Confex will play host to a series of live debates, educating and inspiring visitors on what the future of the events industry holds, and how to successfully tackle key challenges. A key theme for 2019 will be people, planet, profit. Senior event professionals from Barclays, AstraZeneca, Salesforce and the Association of MBAs will be taking to the Keynote Theatre to discuss the corporate events landscape of tomorrow, discussing topics such as CSR, sustainability, diversity and accessibility. EventTech This hugely popular technology stream offers two full days discussing latest trends, emerging technologies and the practical application of technologies for events of all types. Augmented reality, virtual reality, blockchain, facial recognition, AI and IoT are just some of the topics that will be explored in the eventTech Theatre.