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  • Got A Minute? Go to Mars: A Virtual Reality Journey

    Got A Minute Go to Mars A Virtual Reality Journey

    GES worked closely with a number of talented partners to bring several projects to life for Super Bowl LI. One of those projects is Future Flight, an out-of-this-world virtual reality experience, including a virtual reality tower-drop ride that takes guests on an excursion through space to Mars. Guests don VR goggles for the 2-minute ride, which concludes with a 64-foot vertical drop that transports riders back to Earth, landing on the 50-yard-line of Houston’s NRG Stadium.

    GES’ involvement ranged from creating the graphic look and experience supporting the Future Flight and Mission to Mars, to assisting with the development of the site. GES organized logistics and worked with all vendors and sponsors to facilitate the event, including loading in the tower by strategically and carefully working with Discovery Green’s landscape to leave the park undisturbed.

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  • GES named as the official events supplier to F&E Including Prestigious Dubai Airshow

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    All of us at GES are thrilled to be named as the official events supplier to F&E, a Tarsus Group company, for the next three years! We’re looking forward to the opportunity to work closely with this exciting team on such a prestigious portfolio of events.

    The agreement includes delivering event services for F&E’s aerospace portfolio in the Middle East – the MEBAA Show and the Dubai Airshow, taking place at DWC, Airshow Site; co-located shows Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME) and MRO Middle East – plus education exhibition GESS, held at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The deal builds on GES’ global relationship with parent group Tarsus – now encompassing 15 shows across the UK, U.S., Europe and the Middle East.

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  • 5 Ways to Balance Family and Leadership-Fueled Travel

    Until teleportation becomes the norm, frequent travel is simply a fact of life for leaders in the modern business world.

    As companies continue to grow more reliant on foreign markets, face-to-face meetings remain essential, especially when managing a global team. Tools like Skype have helped bridge global communication gaps, but no technology can supplant in-person interactions — with your team or with your family.

    In the meantime, you’ll have to find ways to maintain a healthy family-travel balance, which is no simple task.

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  • Data is an event organisers gold

    The addition of N200 to the GES community is another great move forward as a company and an exciting opportunity to work with one of the best data capture companies in the events industry.

    N200's Matt Coyne, recently wrote a guest blog for Event Industry News, he explains why data registration is so vital within events. You can see the blog on their site here, or the full post is below :)

    Data & Intelligence is at the heart of the value proposition. Event organisers strive to personalise their offering, match content to interest, prove RoI, analyse trends and measure loyalty. They seek to future-proof their business by understanding their customers and the communities they serve. To do so, data is their key. Data is their gold.

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