Archive for January, 2010

What's happening at our Central London Conference Venues

Sustainable Standards for Conferences and Events – Absolute Chaos

At least 10 standardised ways of measuring the sustainability of a conference event or meeting, could things be more chaotic.   With ISO 20121 being mooted as the new international standard for sustainable events, sitting atop of the domestic standard of ISO 14001, then we have BSI 8901 as a further refinement. Sitting beneath these are a whole host of individual UK government supported measures, Green Tourism Scheme, Green Mark,...

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Venue of Choice for Social Media events ?

Cavendish Conference Venues Mayfair Conference Centre seems to fast be becoming the venue of choice for the Social Networking community. On the 17th Feb we are hosting the Data Matters Conference organized by the Market Research Society. Our combination of fantastic meeting rooms, world class data infrastructure, extreme Central Location and unbeatable service have all helped put us in this position.

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America Square Conference Centre, in the Cloud ?

America Square Conference Centre in the City of London EC3 is again demonstrating its market leading Tec credentials by hosting cloud camp 2010. CloudCamp is a conference where adopters of Cloud Computing technologies exchange ideas. This CloudCamp Mixer at Poweredbycloud, a compressed CloudCamp, gives you the opportunity to join London’s cloud community, hear how cloud technology is being used to solve business problems, get your cloud questions answered and network...

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Conferences & Accreditation – How can the green get greener?

There are as we all know a mass of accreditation paths ISO 14001, BS 8901, The Green Tourism scheme, hospitality climates, Green Mark etc etc.  While not massively expensive in themselves all of them are immensely time consumptive. We at Cavendish Conference Venues have tried to cut through this by offering a simple transparent target namely to be Landfill neutral We recognise that if every conference venue simply invented their...

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Cavendish Conference Venus – Proud to announce point to point 5 person Skype video-conferencing

In an attempt to lead boldly and bravely from the front we at the Cavendish Conference Centre are offering free point to point 5 person webcasting and video conferencing over Skype to our customers. Don’t let the snow beat you enjoy the sun in your own back yard and take advantage of this fantastic offer.

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Finally a use for Google Wave

We are still playing around with the Google Wave, how exactly we could / should we introduce this into the conferencing arena. What’s for sure is that it is much more than a text-messaging forum, along the lines of the infamous live twitter streams we have used so often at our Cavendish Conference Centre over the last year.  Maybe the little wigit introduced by Ribbit enabling teleconferencing in the wave...

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