AEV

Event managers working group

Venues
 

Event managers working groupCaptures and defines member wants and needs within the event management sector, expresses common issues, aims and practices that are better shared, tackled and discussed as a collective.

About

“Being part of a working group gives us the opportunity to help mould the industry and reflect on common issues in a spirit of collaboration and mutual benefit.”

Michelle Baldwin, Senior Event Manager, NEC (Chair)


Responsibilities: 

The Event Managers Working Group objectives are to capture and define member wants and needs within the event management sector, to express common issues, aims and practices that are better shared, tackled and discussed as a collective.


2019 meeting dates:
  • Wednesday 13 March 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University
  • Friday 5 July 2019, Manchester Central
  • Wednesday 20 November 2019, Sandown Park Racecourse

 

List of members

Catch up with the chair, Michelle Baldwin in 60 seconds

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 at 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 at 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
  • "AEV is a powerful voice behind the venues that hold incredible events that enable the meetings of millions of people - an integral part of the experience economy"
    Julia Galbraith – Marketing Manager – Exhibitions, ExCeL London