Engaging Attendees with Event Technology

Q&A with Anthony Vade, Experience Architect at FMAV Events have always been about creating experiences. That, and ensuring attendees walk away with the brand messages and key takeaways intended by the event’s planners and stakeholders. This is a worthy goal on paper, … Continue reading

What you need to know about shipping event materials

By John Santini Like most people shipping to a trade show or conference, once your shipment leaves your premises you likely give little thought to its journey to your booth space in Canada. We’re just happy to see it there … Continue reading

First-Rate Event Security Starts with a Seamless Plan

For event planners, it goes without saying that creating a memorable guest experience is a critical aspect of the job. But what about those “behind-the-scenes” components delegates can’t see or taste? While crisp acoustics and scrumptious cuisine, prominent guest speakers … Continue reading

Centerplate chosen as exclusive food and beverage partner for St. John’s Convention Centre

The Board of Directors of St. John’s Sports and Entertainment Ltd. have announced the selection of event hospitality leader Centerplate as the exclusive catering partner for the St. John’s Convention Centre (SJCC), following a comprehensive bid process. Located in the … Continue reading

Striving for sustainability in events

By Daniella Bustamante The concept of “sustainable” and “green” events is not new. Over the years, we have seen a shift towards making events more eco-friendly. This has been most noticeable with more hotels and convention centers coming up with … Continue reading

Push event boundaries with integrated technology

Delegates are becoming more tech savvy every year and want to enhance their experience from the moment they decide to attend an event. Dynamic tools are disrupting old methods of planning in order to craft these new experiences and boost … Continue reading

An important question to ask yourself when planning an event: Why?

When designing any special event, there is a very important question that I keep constantly in my mind: Why? Everything I do and all elements must answer ‘the why’. For example, I spend my client’s money as if it were … Continue reading