What's on

September 2018


Business Breakfast - Challenges of managing South Asian events - Venues Vs Suppliers
3 September
08:30 - 10:00
Imago, Loughborough

If you are from a venue, conference centre or a supplier to the industry then you should attend our series of Business Breakfasts. Come along to network and hear Pav Shergill giving an insight into achievement thinking before heading back to your desk!

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Meeting the Talent Challenge: Retaining talent through a Compassionate Culture
18 September
09:30 - 16:00
QEII Centre, London

Led by Roffey Park, an internationally renowned leadership and research institute based in the UK and Singapore, this interactive workshop will explore how senior leaders in the events and hospitality industry can retain talent through building a compassionate culture.

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Taking Charge of your Online Marketing Strategy
25 September
09:30 - 17:00
ORTUS, London

This full day workshop led by Frank Orman will focus on the various elements and aspects of Internet Marketing. From this session, you will gain the tools to develop stronger and more effective online campaigns that will help you to achieve your online objectives with better strategies and with lower budgets.

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October 2018


Member's Only Business Breakfast: How to engage and delight your website visitors! 
1 October
08:30 - 10:00
Venue TBC, Birmingham

If you are from a venue, conference centre or a supplier to the industry then you should attend our series of Business Breakfasts. Come along to network and hear Paul O'Hagan giving an insight talk before heading back to your desk!

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#20PercentLess
24 October
12:30
15 Hatfields, London

The mia’s campaign to encourage the business meetings and events sector to use 20% less single use plastics #20PercentLess launches with a high profile roundtable discussion at 15 Hatfields, one of the most sustainable venues in London. 

At 15 Hatfields, they lead the way in sustainable business management practice in the events industry, their sustainable credentials include a zero waste to landfill policy and a strict ‘no bottled water’ policy which has prevented 1 million plastic water bottles ending up in landfill.

This high profile roundtable debate aims to  set the agenda for the mia’s campaign, and share best practice through a White Paper. 

By invitation only


November 2018


Meeting the Talent Challenge: Best Practice in Talent Management
1 November
09:30 - 16:00
QEII Centre, London

Led by Roffey Park, an internationally renowned leadership and research institute based in the UK and Singapore, this workshop will explore the area of talent management through discussion, small group excercises and practical insights on what leading organisations are doing to attract, recruit, retain and develop their talent.

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The miaList 2018
2 November
12:00 - 16:00 
The Tower Hotel, London

The miaList is a celebration for industry people. Originally created by the mia to mark its 21st anniversary, it is now a landmark annual industry event.

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Members Only Business Breakfast - Achievement Thinking
12 November
08:30 - 10:00
Congress Centre, London

If you are from a venue, conference centre or a supplier to the industry then you should attend our series of Business Breakfasts. Come along to network and hear John Hotowka giving an insight into achievement thinking before heading back to your desk!

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Connect Agent Hosted Dinner
22 November
18:00 - 21:30
Venue TBC

The Connect Agent Hosted Dinner enables you to network with the people that matter to you, including the Directors and booking staff from many leading industry booking agents. As a guest at this event, the mia can assure you great networking opportunities in a relaxed and comfortable setting.

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Meeting the Talent Challenge: Building personal, team and organisational resilience in times of change
28 November
09:30 - 16:00
QEII Centre, London

Led by Roffey Park, an internationally renowned leadership and research institute based in the UK and Singapore, this workshop will help you think about what you can do to help build resilience for yourself, your team and your organisations.

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