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2021

January

  • Monday 11th: AEV Events Reopen Groupvirtual meeting
  • Wednesday 20th: AEV Finance Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 25th: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 26th: Cross Association H&S Working Group, virtual Meeting
  • Wednesday 27th: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 28th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting

February

  • Tuesday 2nd: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 3rd: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 8th: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 9th: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 10th: AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 11th: AEV eGuide sub-committee, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 16th: AEV Event Managers Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 17th: AEV Marketing & Comms Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 23rd: Cross Association H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 24th: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 24th: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 25th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting

March

  • Tuesday 2nd: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 2nd: Cross Association Diversity & Inclusion Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 8th: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 8th: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 9th: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 10th: ​​​​​​AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 10th: AEV Finance Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 16th: AEV Event Managers Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 17th: Marketing & Comms Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 17: AEV Board Meeting, virtual
  • Monday 22nd: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 23rd: Cross Association H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 24th: AEV/NAA Protect Duty Workshop, virtual
  • Thursday 25th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 31st: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting

 

April

  • Wednesday 1stCross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 12th: AEV Security Working Group, virtual
  • Monday 12th: AEV Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 13th: Cross Association Diversity & Inclusion Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 15th: Cross Association Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 20th: AEV Talent Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 21st: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 21st: Cross Association H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 26th: Events Reopen Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 27th: AEV Marketing & Comms Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 27th: AEV Event Managers Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 28th: AEV Finance Working Group, virtual meeting

May

  • Wednesday 5th: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 6th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting
  • Monday 10th: AEV Events Reopen Ops Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 12th: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 13th: AEV eGuide Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 17th: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 19th: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 24th: AEV Events Reopen Ops Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 25th: AEV/AEO/ESSA H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 26th: Cross Association Diversity & Inclusion Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 27th: AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting

June

  • Monday 7th: AEV Events Reopen Ops Group - virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 8th: AEV Marketing & Comms Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 9th: AEV Event Managers Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 10th: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 14th: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 17th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting
  • Monday 21st: AEV Events Reopen Ops Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 22nd: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 23rd: AEV Finance Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 29th: AEV/AEO/ESSA H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 30th: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting

July

  • Thursday 1st: AEV eGuide sub committee, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 7th: Cross Association Diversity & Inclusion Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Monday 5th: AEV Events Reopen Ops Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 13th: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 15th: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 20th: AEV Event Managers Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 21st: AEV Marketing & Comms Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 27th: The Event Industry HR Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 29th: Project Confidence, virtual meeting

August

  • Tuesday 3rd: AEV/AEO/ESSA H&S Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 4th: AEV Finance Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 10th: AEV Catering Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Tuesday 17th: AEV Security Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Wednesday 18th: Cross Association Technology Working Group, virtual meeting
  • Thursday 26th: AEV/AEO/ESSA Sustainability Working Group, virtual meeting

September    

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October

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November

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December

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Testimonials

  • "Great day hosting our first AEV working group event!..WOW did I learn a lot and some great insights into how other venues work and the challenges they are trying to overcome. If you are a venue looking to network with other like minded professionals I would recommend looking at joining the AEV".
    Danielle Worker
    Corporate Events Team Leader, Silverstone Circuits Ltd
  • "“Great catering...is essential for a successful venue. The AEV provides a platform to establish consistent best practice in this field"
    Phil Wetz
    Retail & Catering Manager, ExCeL London
  • “The AEV provides collective representation for its member venues, turning individual commitment into a group effort"
    Paul Brough
    Venue Health & Safety Manager, Olympia London
  • "Proud to be part of this Cross Association discussion. I am confident in our ability to improve and progress our working platform through conversation".
    Amir Vered
    Head of eForce and IT, Olympia London (Chair of Cross Association Technology WG)
  • “The AEV is essential to the venue sector’s ability to cooperate and collaborate"
    Jazmin Beale
    Head of Marketing & Communications, Olympia London
  • “The AEV undertakes crucial work on behalf of event venues up and down the country to ensure our voice is heard. They reinforce the important role our sector plays in delivering economic impact, increasing trade, providing jobs and driving the visitor economy.”
    Lucy Merritt
    Head of Marketing and Communications, ExCeL London
  • AEV Membership is a key part of our business strategy; it has and will continue to be a core elements of our plan to support knowledge sharing in the industry and to develop both our team and the venue.
    Kate Simpson
    Marketing Director - Business Design Centre
  • Our team at ACC Liverpool feel indebted to the substantial work that the AEV do for our amazing industry. As the pillar association for venues across the country it’s a real privilege for our teams to participate in many of the working groups, learning and contributing to new processes which helps drive our industry forward on a national scale.
    Colm Graham
    Senior Exhibition Account Manager, ACC Liverpool
  • We have benefited hugely from all of the insight, discussion, events and networking, but it has also meant that we have been able to give back to the industry by sharing our unique experiences and professional knowledge and allowing our employees to help lead and shape the Association from the inside.
    Mathew James
    Head of Brand, Telford International Centre
  • “The AEV has been an invaluable asset to us as a company and the wider industry, helping to lobby on the industries behalf, consolidating and distributing information and facilitating vital knowledge sharing.”
    Charlie Hodgson
    Managing Director at The Kia Oval