ESSA, AEV and AEO have announced the launch of a new member benefit, the “heads up” mental health tool kit.

The Cross Association Event Industry HR Working Group met on 5/2/2020 at Alexandra Palace.

ESSA Accredited, the quality assurance programme, launched by ESSA at its conference on 28 November 2019, has already had 25 member companies commit to becoming ESSA Accredited.

ESSA has sought to provide its members with parity of voice in the industry, a forum to resolve common issues, and to champion our members’ probity, quality and reliability.

The UK’s Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA) has announced the appointment of Josh Taylor as Health and Safety Project Manager.

ESSA Future Focus Board has launched three member events in early 2020 focusing on mental health and wellbeing amongst member company employees.

We are delighted to introduce the companies who have joined ESSA in the final quarter of 2019.

A new economic impact report has been jointly published by the Association of Event Organisers (AEO), Association of Event Venues (AEV), and the Event Supplier and Services Association (ESSA)

Electrics Technical Committee and Technology Working Group meet on 6 November 2019 to discuss common issues.

ESSA held its 2019 conference on November 28, welcoming more than 200 delegates from across the membership and events industry.

The Technical Working Group and Electrics Technical Working Group join forces at new venue P&JLive to review alternative power opportunities

The IFES Development and Innovation Award focuses on the development, planning and use of special materials, outstanding production processes and innovative services.



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