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    Aggreko is a world-leading provider of mobile modular power, temperature control and energy services. We are working at the forefront of a rapidly changing energy market and are focused on solving our customers’ challenges to provide cost-effective, flexible and greener solutions across the globe. 

    Aggreko harness innovation that helps us maintain a global reach and supply portable equipment for a wide range of uses. We have extensive experience in delivering critical power, heating and cooling to all corners of the globe, and for the world’s biggest events. In 2019 alone, we were involved with the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan, the 2019 FIFA Woman’s World Cup in France and the 2019 Solheim Cup in Glasgow.

    Our rapidly deployable equipment and our expert people are ideal for providing the ideal platform that allows global-reaching spectacles to reach the biggest audiences. 

    What makes us unique is our extensive expertise, experience and values. Efficiency in our designs for events is key to Aggreko and we will always try to find the most reliable and sustainable design for everyone.

    When the pressure is on, you can count on us to help you deliver. 

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    AIPH, the International Association of Horticultural Producers, with a mandate by international convention, is the globally recognised body for approving International Horticultural Exhibitions. Lasting up to six months and covering areas from 25 to 500 hectares, these spectacular public-facing events are held in cities around the world to promote the beauty and benefits of plants in the built environment.  

    International Horticultural Exhibitions attract many international participants and millions of visitors, and provide a wonderful opportunity for a city to showcase its green and sustainability credentials through the delivery of a beautiful, major, international event.

    Engaging communities and raising the appreciation of plants and flowers, AIPH approved exhibitions are inspiring and educational. They boost city economies and infrastructure, increase tourism and future visitation, encourage foreign trade and international investment, create positive financial impacts and leave a memorable and lasting legacy for the city.

    International Horticultural Exhibitions are organised with the expertise, advice and guidance of AIPH. AIPH connects organisers to the best support network and community, ensuring an AIPH approved exhibition is an enjoyable and world-class success.

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    Cannes is ready to welcome you and your event in total sanitary safety!

    Located on the Mediterranean sea, Cannes is home of major International events : Film Festival, Red Bull Air Race, Royal Regattas, EDM on the Beaches, Yachting Festival, Marathon, Swimrun, Cannes Lions, MIPIM… International village, Cannes has all the key factors to make your event a success.

    The destination is easily accessible from all over the world with the 2nd largest French airport located at 25 km. Unique walkable city, Cannes offers 8,000 hotel rooms (55% are 4* & 5* Hotels). Its Palais des Festivals & des Congrès, its 5 star hotels and its beaches that are located alongside the famous Croisette have been completely renovated. Finally, the City has developed over the years a true hospitality experience and a real know-how in hosting and organizing massive events either in the sport, culture/entertainment, business sector

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    EventScotland, a team within VisitScotland’s Events Directorate is working to enhance Scotland’s international reputation as ‘The Perfect Stage’ for events. In partnership, EventScotland attracts and secures high-profile sporting, cultural and business events for the country.  

    Scotland’s continued success in securing and developing events is driven by its strong National Events Strategy ‘Scotland the Perfect Stage’. It has helped build and maintain a diverse portfolio of events that bring incredible value to Scotland’s economy, generating jobs and attracting visitors from across the globe while also generating significant media profile as well as culture and social impacts for the whole country. 

    Since its inception in 2003, EventScotland has helped bring some of the world’s biggest event properties to the country including The 2014 Ryder Cup, XX Commonwealth Games, 2014 MTV Europe Music Awards, 2018 European Championships, and The 2019 Solheim Cup. Scotland’s reputation as ‘The Perfect Stage’ was further reaffirmed when the nation secured the biggest ever cycling event in history – 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships.  

    Through the work of EventScotland and partners, Scotland will continue to underline its strong track record as a world-leading host for major events.  Below is a flavour of high-profile events which will take place over the course of next year and future years.  

     

    • Year of Coasts and Waters 2021, across Scotland 

    • UCI Mountain Bike World Cup 2021, Fort William

    • UEFA EURO 2020, Glasgow

    • Edinburgh’s Festivals 2021 and beyond 

    • AIG Women's Open 2021, Carnoustie 

    • The 150th  Open 2022, St Andrews,  

    • 2023 UCI Cycling World Championships, Glasgow and across Scotland 

    EventScotland has won the following awards: 

    Silver in the ‘Best Business Serving Sport’ at the Sports Business Awards 2018. 

    ‘Sport Tourism Destination Marketing Award’ at the European Sport Tourism Summit 2015.  

     

    EventScotland 
    5th Floor, 
    Ocean Point One, 
    94 Ocean Drive, 
    Edinburgh EH6 6JH 

    Email: information@eventscotland.org 

    Telephone: 44 (0) 131 472 2313 

    Website: eventscotland.org/ 

    Twitter: @EventScotNews #perfectstage 

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    S2|FOAMHAND is a global major events consultancy and part of the OSI Systems Inc. group. With our sister companies Rapiscan® Systems and S2 Global  we provide crowd management consultancy and deliver innovative security and safety operations through our covid-secure access control system ‘Buble’ and our revolutionary expert security screening support platform ‘Prism’.

    Our highly tailored and integrated suite of products and services will enable you to get your event back up and running. Our expertise sets us apart from any other security provider as we uniquely integrate  best international theoretical and practical know-how for planning and delivering major events in Transport, Security, City Operations and Event Services with our innovative product range to deliver dramatic improvements in operational efficiency, security, revenue collection and fan engagement. With a range of new products and services to meet the rapidly changing demands in the post-covid era S2|FOAMHAND can be contacted as at info@foamhand.com for a full demonstration.

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    Glasgow is a city bursting with life, energy, passion and personality.

    Scotland’s largest city was named in the top 10 of the New York Times’ ‘52 Places to Go’ and voted ‘World’s Friendliest City’ in a poll by travel bible Rough Guides. With such prestigious accolades, it’s no wonder that the city attracts millions of tourists annually, many of whom are attracted to Glasgow for the diverse year-round events and conference calendar.

    Glasgow is one of the world’s premier conference destinations, hosting more international delegates, than any other UK city, outside London. In 2020, the city’s Convention Bureau has been voted the Best UK Convention Bureau for a record-breaking 14th consecutive year.  It is with these credentials that the city has confirmed significant major conference business until 2024 and is bidding for new business as far out as 2029.

    In a year’s time the eyes of the world will be on Glasgow as the city prepares to host the United Nations’ climate change conference, COP26, postponed from November 2020, to November 2021.

    Ambitions for COP26 remain unchanged - this will be the biggest event the UK has ever hosted and most significant COP since the Paris Agreement was negotiated in 2015. Glasgow will be ready to welcome delegates and world leaders from across the globe, extending our unrivalled warm welcome and showing that Glasgow is a city at the forefront of the transition to a zero-carbon world.

    One of Glasgow’s greatest strengths is the uniquely personal approach that the city employs when working with conference and event organisers – reflecting the ethos of the city’s award-winning PEOPLE MAKE GLASGOW brand.

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    Glasgow Life is a charity which delivers cultural, sporting and learning activities on behalf of Glasgow City Council. In doing so we aim to make a positive impact on individuals, the communities in which they live and the city as a whole. We deliver a range of services including arts, music, sports, events and festivals, libraries, community development and learning programmes. In addition, we manage cultural icons such as Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and sports facilities such as the Emirates Arena and Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome and the Tollcross International Swimming Centre. 

    Glasgow Sport operates one of the most extensive leisure operations in the UK with 32 leisure facilities and a significant outdoor leisure estate. Its dedicated Sports Development and Physical Activity Team promote sport from grassroots level through to elite athletes. Glasgow is in the world’s top five leading Sports Events host cities – and the number one for a city of its size – and was recently named the world’s leading festival and events destination.

    The city has hosted the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games, the 2015 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships, the 2017 TOTAL BWF Badminton World Championships, the inaugural Glasgow 2018 European Championships in partnership with Berlin, the 2019 LEN European Short Course Swimming Championships, and many other national, European and World Championship events.

    Like other host cities across the world, the majority of Glasgow’s 2020 events were postponed due to the COVID-19 global pandemic. In 2021, Glasgow looks forward to welcoming the postponed UEFA EURO 2020 as the city seeks to rebuild and reinstate its major events portfolio, and returning to hosting events which inspire local and international audiences alike.

     

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    OSF is a platform for internationally promoting companies, organisations and institutes that have a connection with Dutch sport. It involves 'hardware' (infrastructure, accommodation, financing and advice) and 'software' (training, coaching, nutrition, education, sports marketing). One of OSF’s most important roles is to identify opportunities in and for other countries and to provide a platform that allows Dutch companies, organisations and institutes to come into contact with parties from foreign countries.

    OSF brings Dutch companies and institutions into contact with potential partners and customers abroad and vice versa. OSF’s network currently consists of more than 300 companies and institutions. In addition, OSF works closely with the Dutch government and foreign missions (embassies and consulates). Ultimately, this will lead to the optimal use of opportunities abroad.

    OSF has a lot of experience in China, India, the Middle East, Europe and the United States. OSF focuses on three pillars:

    • Supporting, representing and advising sports companies and institutions with international (export) ambitions.  
    • Developing a network of sports companies that is useful both nationally and internationally  
    • Promoting the exceptional character of the Dutch sports climate.

    Orange Sports Forum is also the natural partner for foreign organisations looking to access Dutch sports expertise or products. With our brand “Holland Sports & Industry” we can get enquirers in touch with the best companies, sports associations and knowledge partners in the Netherlands. Holland Sports & Industry is an initiative of the Orange Sports Forum foundation. 

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    SailGP is racing redefined. The sport’s pinnacle league, SailGP was established in 2018 and is headquartered in London and New York. The annual, global championship aims to Race for the Future by showcasing the power of nature and accelerating change. 

    The fan-centric, inshore racing takes place among the sport’s top athletes in some of the most iconic harbors around the world, and offers the sport’s largest monetary prize of $1 million. Rival national teams battle it out in identical supercharged F50 catamarans, engineered for intense racing at electrifying speeds exceeding 60 mph/100 kph. 

    In 2020, SailGP set a new standard as the first climate positive sports and entertainment property, and began delivering actions and innovations that advance the global adoption of clean energy. Underpinning the organization’s purpose-driven agenda is a diversification of the league, with the goal of immediately progressing gender equity and racial inclusivity.

    Visit SailGP.com for more information.  

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    Super League Triathlon (SLT) is the world’s premier swim-bike-run Series, pitching the very best athletes against each other in quick and exciting race formats in fantastic destinations across the globe.

    SLT was born in 2017, the brainchild of sporting entrepreneur Michael D’hulst, four-time triathlon World Champion Chris McCormack and tech investor Leonid Boguslavsky, with the aim of turning a traditionally participation driven sport into an immersive spectator experience.

    Unpredictable outcomes and short, sharp made for TV and digital formats have established Super League as the most thrilling triathlon offering in the market and attracted the world’s greatest triathletes to compete in front of global audiences. 

    In 2020, Super League innovated further with the launch of the SLT Arena Games, a pioneering tech driven hybrid of in real life and virtual racing that further cemented the company’s position as the sport’s most dynamic brand.

    SLT is set to expand rapidly in 2021, with more races in an extended number of destinations including events in major cities.

     

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    Athletics is one of the world’s most ancient sports which has continued to adapt through the centuries, offering a dynamic, life-enhancing sport. Athletics disciplines are among the oldest of all sporting competitions known to mankind, with ‘walk, run, jump, throw’ the natural and universal forms of human physical expression.

    With more than 3,4 million athletes and as the #1 Olympic sport, World Athletics is the international governing body for the sport of athletics. It is comprised of 214 member federations from six areas: Africa, Asia, Europe, North America and the Caribbean, Oceania and South America.

    The vision of World Athletics is to use the power and accessibility of athletics and athletes to create a healthier and fitter world. The mission of World Athletics is to grow the sport of athletics and make it relevant in people’s lives and in the lives of their communities.

    The World Athletics Series (WAS) is made up of seven of the most visible global athletics events which are designed to bring unique experiences to life and to host the world’s best athletes and inspire international audiences.

    The biennial World Athletics Championships is the jewel of our World Athletics Series of events which also includes indoor, U20, relays, cross country, race walking and road running during a four-year cycle of World Championships and/or Cup events for each of these types of competition.

    The marketing potential of each edition of the World Athletics Championships is excellent with only the Olympics and the FIFA World Cup bigger in terms of global reach and impact. The next World Athletics Championships will be hosted in Eugene, USA (2022) and Budapest, Hungary (2023).