At the start of this new year, I think we find ourselves right in the midst of a coming-of-age era for our industry. If you look back to the 1960’s, it’s a period that is now synonymous with Mad Men, Don Draper and Madison Avenue. This was a significant time and represents, for me, the.. read more →

Where do I get my inspiration from? Which blog posts do I read to keep up with this ever changing, ever progressing industry? This list is nowhere close to being exhaustive, just my personal note on the blogs that are worth visiting. Here we go: (In no particular order) Borelli Strategies  Nick* specializes in digital marketing.. read more →

I love people watching. The other day, I had to wait for a train and I got to stay a little over 45 minutes waiting at Victoria station in London. It was very early in the morning, but there were a few things I noticed. I made a note of them as I am sure.. read more →

This year the EuBea Festival will take place in Saint Petersburg, cultural capital of Russia, from the 13th to the 15th October. This year’s edition of EuBea Festival provides content from industry-leading speakers following the common desire to inspire, empower and support the industry to succeed. Topics are based on the needs of event agencies, associations, corporate event managers, media and Festival partners and are focused.. read more →

I did something slightly different. I usually go to an event, and then write a blog post about it. This time…I did a VLOG. I filmed my day! So, what does Silvia do when she goes to an event (without a cameraman)? Talk, laugh and meet some AWESOME people. SPOILER: As you will hear, AWESOME must have.. read more →

Dublin DAY #2 Here we go again. Let me set the scene: Me, in Dublin. Woke up and had a great buffet breakfast at Carton House. Got in the car, and our first stop was Croke Park. I actually love visiting stadiums, so this was a real treat. Croke Park boasts a capacity for 82,300 people, is.. read more →

Dublin! Let me tell you about my first day in Dublin. Dublin DAY #1 After we got picked up from the airport, we made our way to Airfield Estate. It’s a working farm and it has 38 acres of agricultural land, ornamental gardens, a state of the art interactive heritage experience, a restaurant and event.. read more →

It was my first time and I loved it. This is going to be a tricky blog post because I came back about 1 week ago, but I am still so excited about it, it’s hard to write it all down. What am I talking about? Dublin and the #TweeTour #MakeItDublin. I was there for.. read more →

Friday the 13th May, I attended the ILEA Accelerate Conference at the Emirates Stadium in London. I got to the venue around 8am and left around 530pm. Long day? Yes, but..was it worth it?? Indeed it was. The host Simon Burton was great, dynamic and funny. After a short introduction by ILEA International President Jodi Collen.. read more →

This 14 pages guide is a great start for someone, who like me, is not too familiar with AV. It has been written by Reaction Audio Visual. RAV is a nationwide, single source provider for all event technology needs that has over 50 years of combined experience in technology, audio visual, and computer rentals. When reading.. read more →