Ideas & Insights

On these pages you will find a wealth of useful knowledge and interesting insights for anyone with a passion for exhibiting or events. Please feel free to make use of the information to make your events and exhibitions more successful. We hope you will come back often, and tell others who might find it valuable.

The Latest Resources from the Apex Team

Novalac evening symposium and dinner

Novalac evening symposium and dinner

Novalac was exhibiting at the SEC in Glasgow. Following the exhibition, they asked Apex to help manage and produce an evening symposium and dinner for 200 guests from all over the world. Researching and sourcing a fantastic venue, we arranged for the magnificent Stirling Castle to play the backdrop to this spectacular event.

3 Jul 2019 Events
How exhibition stand lighting can transform a dull space

How exhibition stand lighting can transform a dull space

Light it up with the right products! Lighting has long been used to add wow-factor to exhibition stands. And, if you have booked a dull spot in the conference hall, illumination is crucial. Neon-like LED, lightboxes and panel lighting are all popular with exhibitors looking to maximise impact at tradeshows. Modular, mobile shelving which perfectly […]

3 Jul 2019 Exhibitions
Elior Awards 2019 - Fearne Cotton London

Elior Awards 2018 starring Fearne Cotton

Having managed the annual Elior Awards for Excellence for many years now, once again, leading contract caterer Elior trusted us to help it celebrate the efforts and successes of its outstanding employees.

3 Jul 2019 Events
How much does an exhibition stand cost

How much does an exhibition stand cost?

The question “how much does an exhibition stand cost?” is something we get asked a lot. But the truth is, there is no one answer. The cost of exhibiting depends on the type, design and style of display you want. So what are your options? Custom Exhibition Stands If you want to make a big […]

20 Jun 2019 Exhibitions
What is event projection mapping

What is event projection mapping?

Projection mapping is also known as video mapping, table mapping, spatial augmented reality, and 3D mapping. And, over the years, it has been used not only for advertising and decoration but also at concerts and the theatre. Basically, anywhere where real impact is needed. How is projection mapping used? Projection mapping will create one of […]

20 Jun 2019 Lumentium Blogs
Table & Video Mapping FAQs

Video Mapping FAQs: What do you need to know?

What is video mapping? Video mapping uses projectors to create amazing visual displays on a static surface. This manipulation of light turns these everyday objects (e.g. tables, buildings etc.) into interactive, 3D displays. Find out more about video mapping. How is Apex using video mapping in its events? We are delivering an elite gourmet experience […]

14 Jun 2019 Lumentium Blogs
A reusable exhibition stand could save you money

Modern alternatives to banner exhibition stands (why a reusable exhibition stand could save you money)

When it comes to exhibiting, banner stands are undoubtedly cost-effective. And, if you are struggling with your budget, we supply a range of good quality banner stands in various sizes. But, if you are looking to deliver a return on your investment (ROI), there is a smarter way. And, if you upgrade to a reusable […]

10 Jun 2019 Exhibitions
Apex launches immersive corporate gastronomic event experience after signing EU deal

Apex launches immersive corporate gastronomic event experience after signing EU deal

Leading UK conference and event management company Apex is offering the ultimate immersive gastronomic event experience to corporate clients. This new style of event is available in the UK and beyond. This experience is made possible due to the Lumentium TableMapper. TableMapper is the world’s only patented portable lamp-projector. By combining this ingenious technology with […]

8 May 2019 Lumentium News
What is table mapping technology?

What is table mapping and why should you incorporate it into your events?

Video table mapping technology manipulates light to turn everyday objects into interactive, 3D displays. The images can be simple effects or elaborate projections. Ultimately, by ‘painting with light’, video mapping creates a stunning and highly engaging event experience. With table mapping technology you can turn surfaces into casino tables and undersea worlds, take part in […]

8 May 2019 Lumentium Blogs
Event Planning Checklist

Event planning checklist for eventprofs

We know that you want to create successful corporate events that will be talked about for years to come (for all the right reasons). But how can you make sure that poor planning doesn’t let you down on the day? Brought to you from the experts at Apex, our handy checklist will help you to reach […]

3 May 2019 Events