Event Profs Panel teambuilding Q&A with QHotels and Team Spirit

By QHotels Marketing |  23rd June 2017  |  Comments 0
Teambuilding at Norton Park

As teambuilding season is upon us, we asked the QHotels Event Profs Panel of young event planners and bookers, their burning questions when it came to running a successful teambuilding event.

Chesford Grange's Senior Event Planner Sandra Balaire, and our teambuilding partner, Team Spirit, answer their questions. 

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Location Spotlight: North East

Slaley Hall

As a destination, the North East stands out from many other UK regions due to the combination of connectivity and enviable countryside.  There's also a real buzz around the region, as it prepares to host the Great Exhibition of the North 2018 and World Transplant Games in 2019, there has been no better time for you and your guests to head to the North East.

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Keep your kids entertained with us this summer!

By QHotels Marketing |  8th June 2017  |  Comments 0
adventure kit

1. Take a picture with a giraffe at the Chester Zoo in   CheshireJungle Zoo in  Lincolnshire or Linton Zoo in  Cambridgeshire

2. Spend a day in a chocolate factory

3. Become a spy on a mission trail

4. Operate a real digger at Diggerland in  Kent

5. Count the colours on a butterfly 

6. Ride a roller coaster at the Pleasurewood Hills in  NorfolkThorpe Park in  Hampshire or Dreamland in  Kent

7. Go canoeing at Fritton Lake in  Norfolk 

8. Come face to face with a shark at Blue Reef Aquarium in  Northumberland or Sealife Sanctuary in  Northern England

9. Have a race in a Lego car at Legoland

 

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Events Prof Panel helps to shape QHotels’ future conference menus

Phoebe Benta is a member of the QHotels' Events Prof Panel and an experienced event professional with her own boutique agency, Eureka Events. This year, Phoebe was invited onto the final judging panel of the third annual QHotels Chef Competition, employing the Event Profs Panel's knowledge and experience to help shape QHotels' future conference menus. Here she shares her experience as a judge and her thoughts on the future of conference and event catering.

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How VR can add value to C&E

By QHotels Marketing |  5th June 2017  |  Conference & Events  |  Comments 0
Maninder Sahota

Technology and how it might impact the C&E sector is a key focus for QHotels Event Profs Panel after working with world-renowned futurologist Professor Ian Pearson, at the end of 2016.

One of the most fascinating discussions was about the possibilities that Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) offer the events industry.

So we sent panel member Maninder Sahota to VR World, Europe's largest event dedicated to augmented, mixed and virtual reality, to uncover some of the latest trends and meet some of people behind the technology that could change our industry.

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