Corporate Charity Golf Days

When I spend time in Scotland my mind and my body wonders to Golf. Scotland is of course the birth place of this sport. For over 600 years men and woman (Mary Queen Of Scots was a very keen Golfer) have knocked a white ball over fairways and greens. Corporate Charity Golf Days have been […]

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event creativity

Event creativity, does it cost?

I am very lucky in that being a consultant allows me to meet great event organisers and spend time in great organisations. Last year I spent an exceptionally engaging day with the European Wind Energy Association in Brussels talking about the future of events and event creativity. So one of the first organisations I asked […]

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How to transform a scientific congress

In 2013 Gallus Events undertook to transform a scientific congress into a true learning experience. The event was the British Dietetic Association’s flagship event, now called BDA Live and Online. A very quick guide on how to transform a scientific congress This is the presentation for BDA Live and Online which we presented to the BDA […]

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Professional Conference Organisers need to be professional

From the moment I took up my post running an events department for a UK based association it baffled me why I was receiving calls from people calling themselves “professional conference organisers.”  I was running all my events quite professionally thanks. These approaches appeared to me to imply two things. Firstly f they were “professional” […]

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