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Major Events International to take the stage at EPS
Major Events International ( MEI ) has joined forces with Event Production Show ( EPS ) to deliver a day of content dedicated to large format sporting events and how they are working with suppliers to deliver efficient , safer and more profitable events .
MEI is the only sport consultancy business operating exclusively in major events planning , delivery and legacy . It has experience of working with the vast majority of major international sporting events , including every summer Olympic Games since Athens 2004 through to Rio 2016 , and relationships with future Games in Tokyo 2020 , Paris 2024 and the FIFA World Cup in Qatar 2022 .
The organisation ’ s one-day conference at EPS will cover important themes including managing safety and security in large format events , how to deliver efficient events , how sporting events are building revenues , and cost saving exercises post pandemic .
to learn from our sessions , which offer practical advice from the world of major sporting events .”
MEI will deliver a series of fireside chat style briefings , led by their members alongside their clients , providing key case study insights . Speakers include Rob Walley , Controlled Events ; Eamon Kerrigan , Iventis ; Mike Baker 2cl ; Ed Kelley , Chronosoft ; Brandon Weston , Cube Modular and Caroline McGuckian , Meshh alongside their clients .
Rice adds , “ There is so much practical advice to learn from the world of large format sporting events and EPS provides the perfect platform to deliver this . Visitors to the show can rest assured they will leave with multiple ideas they can transfer to their own events and new ones they have planned .”
THE MEI SPEAKERS
Andy Rice , COO of MEI , says he is looking forward to being back at a live event : “ EPS is a must attend for the events industry , which is one of the reasons we have partnered with them for so many years . This year ’ s event will be fantastic – the industry can get back together and share their experiences of the last 12 months and how they are planning for the future . There will be plenty
Andy Rice Chief Operating Officer Major Events International
Rob Walley Founder Controlled Events
Eamon Kerrigan Business Development & Partnerships Iventis
Deborah Ainscough Operations Director Crowd Guard
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