Greater opportunity than ever to negotiate low prices – better than you would obtain yourself – we’ve saved 32% from venue costs this year
Ask your delegates to reduce their own travel costs by car sharing /using public transport
Reduce the scale of AV – do you need a full stage set, or would a screen and a lectern meet your needs?
Don’t waste food. When confirming final numbers, consider ordering 10% less (to allow for delegate no-shows)
Have tap water instead of costly bottle water (this will save on carbon foot print too)
If your meeting has no fixed date, try to hold on a Monday or a Friday or be flexible with dates – better opportunity for negotiation
Plan ahead, try and get your meetings booked in for the year as when the venue gets busy the price can escalate
If you don’t have time to do a site inspection, speak to our team to get our invaluable industry knowledge and intelligence
Use our delegate management system, it’s paperless and delegates data input themselves to save on costly typos
Let us find you a venue closer to home to reduce on costly delegate transport and fuel charges
Use our Event Management and Venue Finding services together and we’ll give you a discount
Don’t provide hard copy handouts of presentations. It’s expensive and wastes paper. Instead, upload them to the event website after the conference. This also acts as a post event touchpoint for delegates.
Ask your delegates if they would share a twin room
Consider creative food and beverage ideas and reduce lunch options… working lunches are often preferable
If we run your event we’ll do your Event’s risk assessment to prevent costly incidents
Simplify lunch or dinner menus - consider a stand-up reception with canapes rather than a full menu
Let us make the time consuming phone calls so you don’t have to…
It’s not just hotels on our database, consider an academic or residential conference centre – often cheaper than a hotel.
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