V&A Exhibition Road Quarter opening 30th June

June 28, 2017
The V&A have announced that the Exhibition Road Quarter will open on 30 June 2017. A new entrance, purpose-built gallery and the first porcelain-tiled public courtyard in the world will be accessed through the remodelled arches of the Aston Webb screen. This will open the museum up to Exhibition Road and create a new relationship between the museum and the street, and transform the Quarter into an urban as well as a cultural project.... more

Industry mourns incentive travel leader Jane Schuldt

May 25, 2017
Jane Schuldt, a leading incentive industry figure died on May 20th leaving behind her husband, John Fitch, and a generation of industry professionals who were influenced by her leadership and advocacy.... more

Convention Edinburgh unveils recent bid wins

May 3, 2017
Edinburgh, the UK’s leading International meetings destination outside of London, has announced a solid start to 2017 with five new bid wins equating to 3,400 delegates and serving over £7M to the local economy. In conjunction with its members, Convention Edinburgh - the organisation responsible for promoting Edinburgh as a premier conference, events and meeting destination – has released details of the large-scale events that will help the Capital city maintain its world class status.... more

Spectra’s Wendy Moffatt voted M&IT Personality of the Year!

March 6, 2017
We are extremely proud and excited to announce that Wendy has been awarded “Personality of the Year” at last night’s prestigious M&IT annual awards dinner. The award, recognizes Wendy for her tireless campaigning on behalf of the Brain Tumour Research Campaign, the charity she founded in 2004 in memory of her husband John. For many years a leading figure in the meetings and incentive industry and former Global President of SITE, Wendy’s charitable work has to date raised over £2m which supports research projects at Imperial College London’s Charing Cross Hospital, recently established as a “Brain Tumour Research Centre of Excellence”. ... more

Low cost flights from US to Edinburgh announced

February 27, 2017
Low-cost airline Norwegian today announced flights to Edinburgh from airports near Boston, New York and in Connecticut would commence this summer. ... more

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