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by Marisa Weich | Jan 26, 2017

Final LIVE! magazine by ILEA - Winter 2017_Page_01Hear from our Global Partners about what to expect from them in the year ahead. Two attendees of our Global Event Summit look back on this tremendous event and share how they see the debate on the industry’s most crucial issues evolving.


  • CORT Furniture reveals 2017’s hottest trends in event décor: modernism, shades of gray and light colored linens.
  • The latest ILEA global partner is announced: leading global exhibition organiser, ibtm events, part of Reed Travel Exhibitions.
  • Revisiting the Global Event Summit 2016, Tahira Endean asks how to make face-to-face experiences more valuable and meaningful.
  • VisitScotland discusses the importance of face-to-face meetings and conferences to businesses worldwide.
  • The creation of The Gotham Club: Giants Enterprises’ private, speakeasy-style social club that provides a members-only experience at AT&T Park.
  • A Californian diary - Legendary Event Designer, David Merrell, returns to Scotland for the first time since the Global Event Summit in April.

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