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Virgin to make travel ‘irresistible’ again: says CEO
With so many moving parts during a global pandemic, there’s plenty to consider when it comes to safety, particularly when it comes to staging an event. We’ve done all the work to provide the top tips for event hosts, attendees, additional safety options and even what to do post event.
There are so many ingredients that go into developing an amazing event. Whether it’s a virtual or in-person experience, taking the audience on a unique journey depends on the right mix of content, speakers, formatting and stakeholder management. Here’s why …
In events, just like life, confidence is king. But how do you inspire confidence in the midst of a global pandemic? We look at the key concerns of both companies and delegates, the industries most likely (and unlikely) to meet, and how we overcome the current challenges.
Indigenous educational organisation Yalari joins FCM Meetings & Events to support young girls in remote Australian communities.
When times are tough, it’s important you’ve partnered with those businesses you can trust. FCM Meetings & Events is fortunate to have a number of valued partners who’ve worked with us during the global pandemic to continue to deliver stellar events.
Staging a major Australian tourism trade show during a global pandemic. More than 370 travellers, 12 pre-event itineraries, one main exhibition and multiple pivots. Find out how FCM Meetings & Events handled rolling lockdowns around Australia. Read more
If one thing has become certain in the past 18 months, it’s that you need to plan for uncertainty, particularly in the meetings and events space. We unpack the trigger points and consider the “what ifs” during these precarious times.
For Australian not-for-profit organisation SolarBuddy, this year’s International Day of the Girl will shine the spotlight on energy poverty in Australia and how the issue impacts young women.
Border closures around Australia have presented their fair share of challenges for anyone staging an event right now. Luckily, we’ve designed a compass to help you navigate your way through these murky waters to keep your event on track.
There’s numerous factors to consider when staging an event at the best of times, let alone during a global pandemic. Luckily, we’re well-versed in this space. We examine all of the reasons behind whether it's better to postpone or whether pivoting to a combination of virtual and in-person will suit your event needs best.
Just because your event is virtual doesn’t mean your valued sponsors have to miss out. Here's how to showcase their products and expertise digitally!