GALLERY64 . www.conference-news.co.uk . June 2012June TWC Spring ShowcaseThe Westminster Collection (TWC) kicked off a 100-day countdown to the 2012 Olympics with a venue showcase, held at The Law Society on Chancery Lane, London. The showcase was a free networking event for all buyers of venue facilities.MPI UK&I's Young Achievers AwardThe third Young Achievers Award was held on 30 April at The Barbican. The winner, Leeds Metropolitan University, representing Montreux, was announced after the fi nalists pitched a conference to a jury of event industry professionals.IMAGO welcomes Olympic TorchDuring the practice run, the Olympic torch relay followed its offi cial route which passes imago's conference centre and hotel Burleigh Court and its conference centre Holywell Park, which is the offi cial preparation camp for Team GB.
Conference NorthUncover the mystery behind hybrid eventsADVERTISING FEATUREConference North is a must attend educational forum for events professionals and a chance to examine the emerging trend in hybrid events and the technologies involved.The event also provides an exclusive opportunity to see the exceptional quality and scope of the facilities offered by De Vere Venues Whites at Bolton, rapidly becoming one of the most popular conference and exhibition venues in the north west.The day will be chaired andfacilitated by Richard John, one of the UK's favourite event industry pundits. Richard brings a wealth of experience from all across the events sector and delegates can anticipate some lively and contentious debates. Other key speakers will include Will Kintish, a leading authority in on-line networking and LinkedIn, plus Paul Cook, event industry connector and creator of Planet Planit, helping planners to discover essential intelligence for delivering successful events.The presentations will incorporate wireless collaboration and paperless event technologies. In keeping with the hybrid theme there will also be a live, interactive webcast from the event for those unable to make it to Bolton but who still want to be part of the party!Conference North is free to attend, thanks to the support of sponsoring partners - De Vere Venues Whites at Bolton, Visit Manchester and Saville Audio Visual. Once the main forum finishes at 1pm, delegates are invited to attend a super-widescreen demonstration of projection mapping, lighting and audio technology in the hotel's Premier Suite, followed by a complimentary lunch and stadium tours. Places are strictly limited so early registration is advised to avoid disappointment. Delegates choosing to stay overnight on Tuesday 3rd July can join a free networking event in the hotel's Reflections restaurant. To book a place or find out more join the online community atwww.conference-north.co.ukAVTo be there - or Anot to be there...AWith hybriVd events, that is the question!Come to CONFERENCE NORTH on 4th July - uncover the mystery of hybrid events and see the technology at work...Conference & Live EventsFor more details, join the online community atwww.conference-north.co.ukWill Kintish Richard John Paul Cook CONFERENCE NORTH Wed 4 July 2012 - De Vere Venues Whites at Reebok Stadium, Bolton (10am-1pm )