Cabinet Secretary and VisitScotland Chairman to open the National Events Conference 2015

The National Events Conference 2015 at the EICC on Thursday 3 December will be opened by The Cabinet Secretary for Culture, Europe and External Affairs.  Ms Hyslop and Dr Mike Cantlay OBE, Chairman of VisitScotland will welcome delegates to the conference which will focus on the recently refreshed National Events Strategy, Scotland the Perfect Stage.

Sign up to the National Events Conference at Register before the end of October to take advantage of the 3 for 2 delegate offer – buy two places and take a third colleague for free.

Standard ticket: £125 + VAT

The recently refreshed National Events Strategy, Scotland the Perfect Stage will provide a central theme to the conference.  Providing an opportunity for event organisers, partners, suppliers and practitioners to find out more about the industry’s strategy and how you can maximise the opportunities for your business.

Delegates have the opportunity to choose from the following in-depth sessions:


  • Developing Events - Putting on an outstanding smaller event
  • Developing Scotland - Deliver safer results
  • Developing the Industry - The opportunity: Year of Innovation, Architechture and Design


The international context will also be considered looking at how to maintain and build on Scotland’s position as the Perfect Stage for events. Delegates will also be given the opportunity for valuable networking, meeting fellow events professionals and volunteers.  The Conference will start at 9am and finish at 4pm.
The National Events Conference is delivered by VisitScotland's Events Directorate which encompasses EventScotland.
Keep an eye on National Events Conference website, our e-newsletter, Twitter and LinkedIn for further announcements relating to programme details and speakers. Join the conversation at #perfectstage

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