January 24, 2013
Live Experience invites events professionals from across the UK to take a behind the scenes tour of the biggest events from 2012 and to come with speakers from
2014 alongside leading brand specialists including Sense, Mission and RPM.
The programme will be presented in two theatres within the show's confines, the Live Experience Theatre and Brand Activation Arena.
The sports industry will be represented in the Live Experience Theatre with keynote speaker
, Director at Wonder Works Limited and former Technical Director for the
2012 opening ceremony, sharing his insights about 'the greatest show on Earth'. Specifically, he will talk about how to ensure success by managing unknowns, scaling up to deliver a mega production and how to get the best out of your contractors.
Other highlights from the Live Experience Theatre include:
On Wednesday 20
March, a panel debate 'What's next? Health and safety after
2012' chaired by
, General Manager at PSA, looks at new regulations that have been put in place after the Games, how health and safety standards have changed for temporary structures and gives practical advice on ensuring your health and safety standards are up-to-date.
On Thursday 21
March, Arena Group speaks for the first time about the temporary overlay it provided for the
2012 beach volleyball. Take a virtual trip behind the scenes of the Horse Guards Parade beach volleyball stadium with an insider's view of
2012 Olympics iconic temporary venue.
Also on Thursday, a panel including
from Intelligent Venue Solutions,
Billington Cartmell Music
from Blondefish share their insights about how RFID and NFC can enhance an event, establishing better connections between brands and their consumers throughout the year.
In the Brand Activation Arena, key sessions include: