What's on

November 2019


  

miaList 2019

Thursday 28 November
Park Plaza Riverbank, London

Celebrate the superstars of the business meetings and events industry that deserve to be recognised and network with your peers for an afternoon of entertainment at the coveted miaList 2019.

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London

December 2019


 

Extraordinary General Meeting

Monday 16 December
09:00 hrs - 10:00 hrs
One Great George Street

The MIA will be holding an Extraordinary General Meeting on the 16th December at 09.30 hrs, giving members the opportunity to vote on proposed changes to the structure of the Board of Directors.

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London

January 2020


 

Stealth, Wealth and Mental Health

Thursday 23 January
13:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
Pembroke College, Oxford

How performance and wellbeing are linked in the events industry. During this session we will explore the relationship between the work environment, motivation and performance.

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Oxfordshire

Addressing the recruitment challenge

Wednesday 29 January
09:30 hrs - 13:30 hrs
Congress Centre, London

The Congress Centre will play host to the mia’s Recruitment Conference. This half-day event will offer the opportunity for organisations to come together to learn, share best practice and understand how to attract, select and retain your employees.

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London

February 2020


 

How to Use SEO & Content Strategies to Boost the Profitability of your Website

Tuesday 4 February
14:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
IET Savoy Place, London

 In this focused 3 hour workshop, Frank Orman of LeadGeneratorsDigital - one of the UK’s authorities in online marketing - will be teaching you powerful strategies and battle-tested tactics to leverage rudimentary Content Marketing concepts, together with the principles of SEO, to significantly boost traffic and generate significantly higher sales and profits from your website.

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London

Meetings Industry Association 30th Annual General Meeting

Tuesday 11 February
16:15 hrs - 17:00 hrs
BMA House, London

The AGM is every member’s opportunity to hear first-hand from the association’s Chair, Kay England, the Treasurer Ivor Turner and the Chief Executive, Jane Longhurst about the past year, the financial standing and the association’s strategy moving forward.

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London

Sustainability Exhibition

Tuesday 11 February
17:00 hrs - 19:00 hrs
BMA House, London

As part of the associations continued strategy to promote sustainable and environmentally-friendly operations, on Tuesday 11th February, the mia will host a Sustainability Exhibition aiming to reach venues, hotels, caterers and suppliers in the business meetings and events industry across the UK.  This event will provide the opportunity to learn more about how you can implement those operations into daily routines and find alternative products and suppliers.

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London

Venue Contracts Workshop

Friday 21 February
09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
Liverpool Football Club, Liverpool

In this session Nick Milne will be discussing contracts terms and conditions, written or verbal agreements, fixed in stone or negotiable terms. Following on from the session Nick will be pleased to offer you the opportunity to review your contract and terms and conditions and offer individual advice.

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March 2020


 

Liverpool

Unlocking your Leadership

Friday 6 March
13:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
London

The Unlocking your leadership experiential workshop starts with the self. Before we can lead, we need to know ourselves and know our leadership. 

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London

Connect Agent Day

Thursday 12 March 
10:00 hrs - 16:00 hrs
Twickenham Stadium, London

The experiential event allows delegates to completely immerse themselves in an intimate series of discussions to gain crucial insights and ask agents any burning questions. It takes form as a full day event with refreshments, lunch and an afternoon of dynamic team building activities.

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London

April 2020


 

 

How to negotiate effectively

Tuesday 28 April
09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
London

We all wish that prospective clients would accept the proposals we submit for their events without us having to negotiate.  However, in today’s competitive market place having to negotiate is often a necessity. 

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London

May 2020


 

 

Winning at Account Management

Tuesday 19 May
09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
Cambridge

This full day workshop will explain how quality account management can positively impact on your business relationships and future development plans.

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Cambridgeshire

June 2020


 

 

Showround; The New World

Thursday 18 June
09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
Midlands

With competition higher than ever, the role of the show-round is central to a venue’s success, so its execution is essential when looking to secure that all-important booking. An illuminating insight into how to deliver show rounds that excite and delight customers. Don’t leave things to chance – take control and bowl your clients over! 

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Midlands

July 2020


 

Winning at Communication

Thursday 9 July
09:00 hrs - 17:00 hrs
Horizon, Leeds

Winning at communication is more than exchanging information. By understanding the emotions and intentions behind individuals will allow you to find more effective ways to communicate

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Yorkshire