“Sport and live events such as festivals stir something deep inside of us and ignite the best of the human condition: an emotional release, the heightening of the spirit and a positive tribalism – an important counter to the hum drum of work, and a tonic for our mental health. The pandemic offers a rare opportunity to bring these two, traditionally very separate worlds, together - to debate the transition to a new normal; to speak with one voice and to use the power of connectivity and collaboration to help the UK events industry get back on its feet”
COO MAJOR EVENTS INTERNATIONAL
This free to access invitation for you and your peers will facilitate greater awareness of the plans of other event organisers and connect you with them, attract new commercial relationships and gain access to the capabilities of expert suppliers.You will be able to submit questions and deep dive into lessons from the past.
Associations can participate, raise their profile and connect with other event organisers to share their experiences and collaborate with one another. You will have the opportunity to showcase your association with video and/or brochures.
Event Expert Suppliers
Expert companies can participate, raise their profile, connect with their peers and access on demand video to ensure access to the most comprehensive content available anywhere. This will provide the “information edge” to plan for 2021 and beyond. Member discounted and Early-Bird rates are available.
Learn & Share
Looking back on what has been achieved to date, to inform the development of best practise in this period of transition
To assess all
opportunities to recover
revenue and identify
new ideas to help
sustain this iconic sector
to a position of stability
dialogue and informed
discussions, identify new
relationships leading to
To provide the
platform for a better
understanding of the
challenges faced by this
sector and how best
governments can deliver
How can you get involved?
Expert Event Suppliers
£95 - £145 +VAT
If you are a supplier to the industry, you can join the debate to network with clients and potential clients. Benefit from increased exposure by presenting, sponsoring or hosting a panel.
MEI Members receive a 40% discount to attend the event
“We are supporting the Major Events Summit to bring the industry together, to share information about the current situation.”
SECRETARY, THE EVENTS INDUSTRY FORUM
“The Major Event’s Summit will be a great opportunity for networking, exchanging of views and finding the common links amongst sporting and entertainment outdoor events in the UK”
GENERAL SECRETARY, ASSOCIATION OF FESTIVAL ORGANISERS
“BADA is experiencing the same difficulties as all other UK events and we welcome the opportunity to share and discuss issues with one voice”
CEO, BRITISH AIR DISPLAY ASSOCATION (BADA)
Committed to Excellence