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Event registration. Is it a waste of your time?

When it comes to event management, the one thing every organiser can be sure of is that they’ll have too much to do and not enough time to do it in. Helping to remove some of the burdens from your busy shoulders, automating your event management promises to free you from time-consuming manual processes. So, […]

27 Apr 2017 Events
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How to create disruptive events

People have been talking about disruptive marketing for years, as intense competition has forced brands to shake things up and seek new ways to boost sales. But just what is it, and how can it give your events a boost? Put simply, disruptive marketing literally disrupts your attention by doing something different. Something that changes […]

23 Apr 2017 Events
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INFOGRAPHIC: 8 Steps to Creating Intelligent Corporate Events

At Apex, we create intelligent corporate events that resonate with your audience and deliver that all important wow factor. Here are just some of the things that go into our thought process…

23 Apr 2017 Events
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INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Alternative Giveaways For Your Next Exhibition

Exhibition attendees love a good giveaway, but you can only go so far with branded pens and caps. At your next event, consider these alternative giveaways to truly stand out from the crowd… If you’d like to find out more about how we can help you, click here to find out more, or give us […]

28 Feb 2017 Exhibitions
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A Guide to Effective Exhibiting in 2017

Diminishing budgets, the need to demonstrate ROI, and meet wider business objectives mean that when it comes to exhibitions and trade shows, status-quo planning is no longer an option. Instead, exhibition professionals must measure the success of each and every event, each and every year. At Apex, we understand the immense effort that goes into […]

8 Feb 2017 Exhibitions
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5 event trends you should know about in 2017

It’s that time of year again. The time we all start to look forward and predict what will become THE NEXT BIG THING in the world of event management. Of course, without a crystal ball (or time-machine), none of us knows just what’s around the corner. But, with a little foresight and years of expertise in […]

18 Nov 2016 Exhibitions
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Does teambuilding really work?

What do you think when you hear the word teambuilding? Do you see people crashing about in 4×4 off-road vehicles, or abseiling down a vertigo-inducing cliff? Or perhaps something more gentle, like building the Eiffel Tower out of newspaper and string? The truth is, for many people, teambuilding generates a feeling of dread. Fear that […]

17 Nov 2016 Events
Event Planning Nightmare

Avoid event planning nightmares. 5 tactics for disaster prevention

Live events are ‘predictably unpredictable.’ Which in short, means that if it can go wrong, then at some point it probably will. All kinds of challenges, from minor niggles to full blown disasters are lurking around the corner to trip up even the most seasoned event management professional. And, few things are more cringe-worthy than […]

14 Sep 2016 Events
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What can event planners learn from the Rio Paralympics?

This week, the 2016 Summer Paralympics kicked off in Rio. While we hope the Games will be a resounding success for Team GB, the run-up to the event has not been without controversy. With a leading figure in the Paralympic movement now calling for an inquiry into “unacceptable Rio failures”, just what went wrong? And, […]

8 Sep 2016 Events
Event Technology

Pokémon GO. Should event profs embrace the craze?

If you haven’t yet heard about Pokémon GO then you are probably living under a rock. A lovely peaceful rock it may be, particularly if you feel the same way as this guy. But, love it or hate it, the cultural tsunami that is Pokémon GO is so powerful that the Guardian has written an […]

14 Aug 2016 Exhibitions
Apex Event Management and Exhibition Stands

Apex Event Management and Exhibition Stands