21 - 22 January 2020, Banking Hall, EC3

Our 2020 seminar programme is here! To tie in with the ‘Summer Olympics’ Show Theme there will be Key-Note speech by Paralympic basketball player and TV personality, Ade Adepitan, as well as talks on creativity, new venues, sustainability, event strategy and more. Check out the full programme below…

HOW TO BOOK?
To secure your spot in our free seminar sessions, register to attend the show today and select the seminars that you wish to attend on the registration form.

 

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Secret Sunrise at London Summer Event Show
9AM (30-45 mins) (Wednesday 22nd January):

Awaken your Mind & Unleash your Creativity; The Silent Disco Twist on Team Building
Session Leader: Secret Sunrise

Start your day in Olympic fashion by experiencing this alternative team building session that is aimed at unlocking team potential and igniting passion, innovation and collaboration. In this innovative session you will be taken on an immersive experience using wireless headphones, combining the benefits of meditation, drama, and fitness.

 

Secret Sunrise is a revolutionary new way for your team to start the day. Are you ready to join in?

Ade Adepitan
10AM (30-45 mins), Wednesday 22nd January

KEY NOTE: Overcoming Obstacles and Achieving your Dreams
Speaker: Ade Adepitan

Join Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and renowned British television presenter Ade Adepitan as he draws on his own personal experiences of adversity, success and teamwork.

After losing the use of his legs as a result of childhood polio, he did not give up on his dream to become an Olympic athlete, Ade’s inspiring story shows thatIf you believe in yourself, anything is possible”

 

Venue Search London

 

11AM (Wednesday 23rd January)

Going For Gold in 2020; London’s Top New Venue Openings

Speakers: Venue Search London

London venue finding experts Venue Search London will present their favourite new venues and the best planned 2020 openings on the London events scene. They will also be revealing the key findings and trends from the 2020 Summer Events survey.

 

 

 

2PM (Wednesday 23rd January)

Event Hurdles; Creating an Immersive and Interactive Experience while Remaining on Strategy

Speakers: Jeremy Shakerly, UKSV

In what is a fast-moving time for event technology and creative event design, Jeremy will bring over 30 years of production and brand activations, to guide you through the latest trends and techniques and help you create truly engaging live events with atmospheres that drive deeper connections, whilst delivering your key marketing and communications goals.

 

3PM (Wednesday 23rd January)

Expecting the Unexpected; Crisis Management Onsite at Events 

Session Leader: Steph Daniels, MD, Story Events

In this seminar top industry suppliers will share their tips on “planning for the worst”.

Through sharing past experiences this panel session will offer advice on identifying and mitigating potential risks during the planning process.

 

Venue Search London

 

4PM (Wednesday 23rd January)

Going For Gold in 2020; London’s Top New Venue Openings

Speakers: Venue Search London

London venue finding experts Venue Search London will present their favourite new venues and the best planned 2020 openings on the London events scene. They will also be revealing the key findings and trends from the 2020 Summer Events survey .

 

 

Secret Sunrise at London Summer Event Show
5PM (Tuesday 21st January):

Awaken your Mind & Unleash your Creativity; The Silent Disco Twist on Team Building
Session Leader: Secret Sunrise

Start your experience at the Show in Olympic fashion with this alternative team building session that is aimed at unlocking team potential and igniting passion, innovation and collaboration. In this innovative session you will be taken on an immersive experience using wireless headphones, combining the benefits of meditation, drama, and fitness.

 

Secret Sunrise is a revolutionary new team building activity. Are you ready to join in?

Richard Holman

6PM (Tuesday 21st January)

Hear Yourself Think; Overcoming Creative Fear

Speaker: Richard Holman

We live in uncertain times. In this inspirational and entertaining talk Richard Holman, an authority on creative thinking, traverses sport, science, art, music and criminality to discover simple principles to enable you and your business to stay creative, no matter what the future may bring. Along the way, you’ll discover what we can learn from Boris Becker’s tongue and why dolphins take drugs.

 

About Richard Holman: For Richard creativity is, after love, the most valuable attribute we humans possess.

Following a career creating design & advertising for brands like the BBC, Discovery, Nat Geo, Sky, ITV and CANAL+, Richard now spends much of his time writing and speaking about the creative process, inspiring people and brands to have better ideas.