The National Events Conference is for all those working to create, deliver and support Scotland’s cultural and sporting events. The Conference is organised and delivered on behalf of Scotland’s Events & Festivals sector by VisitScotland's Events Directorate, which includes EventScotland and Events Industry Development.
Scotland’s 6th National Events Conference will take place at the world renowned Gleneagles Hotel, alongside one of the world’s greatest women’s sporting events. Under the title Embracing Innovation, Delivering Change the 2019 Conference will consider innovation, change, future opportunities and challenges across the sector. The day will comprise of inspiring keynote presentations and practical breakout sessions. It will provide delegates with a first-class opportunity to hear from industry experts and share experiences, plus plenty time to meet industry colleagues and enjoy the fabulous surroundings of Gleneagles resort.
As in previous years, we anticipate the Conference will sell out so don’t miss this chance to secure your delegate place now.
Also hosted at the Gleneagles Hotel that week is the 2019 Solheim Cup (12 – 15 September) - the pinnacle of women’s golf. The Solheim Cup will see the best golfers from Europe and the USA go head-to-head over four days of competition, attracting tens of thousands of spectators and reaching a global broadcast audience in the millions. Should they choose, conference delegates will have the unique opportunity to see behind the scenes at one of this year’s biggest sporting events.
It’s an essential conference for those working in Scotland’s Events & Festivals sector and an important part of working in partnership to deliver the National Events Strategy: Scotland the Perfect Stage.