The Televisation of Events
When: 27th January, 4:00pm – 4:45pm
What: Panel Webinar
In our first webinar of 2020 we are delighted to be joined by leaders and experts in the broadcasting sphere, who are going to be sharing with us everything you need to know about how to broadcast an event at television quality. They will answer your questions and share their knowledge on this vital new space within our sector.
Panelists include: Phil McMichael (CEO & Founding Partner at JL Live) and Matt Franks (Director of Events at DRPG)
Register for your free place here.
The State of Webinars: Seeing the Bigger Picture
When: 10th February, 4:00pm – 4:45pm
Webinars have been exploding in popularity this year. 90% of marketers have recorded an increase in their efforts over last year. When physical meetings aren’t an option, it’s essential to be pushing your webinar efforts forward. But before you can plan for where you’re going, it’s good to be able to see where you stand. We need a clear picture of the State of Webinars in 2020.
With the annual State of Webinars research, you can get a picture of where your organisation is leading, where you’re just hitting the target and where you might want to increase your efforts.
Speaker: Jeremy Stinton, Head of UK at TwentyThree
Register for your free place here.
To Office or Not to Office: POSTPONED
When: 30th September, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Industry leaders discuss the challenges around moving your workforce back into the office. With input from a HR consultant, the panel share their experience on how to begin this process safely, what to consider and why office culture matters.
Please note: Following Government guidelines around working in offices, this webinar has been POSTPONED for the present moment.
EVCOM Clarion Awards Open for Entry
When: 20th March 2020
The EVCOM Clarion Awards celebrate excellent work across film and live, that has a CSR focus. The window for entry begins on 20th March 2020. You will have seven weeks to submit your work for the chance to have it celebrated and showcased at the Clarion Awards ceremony. Find out about the EVCOM Clarion Awards and enter here.
EVCOM Clarion Awards Close for Entry
When: 15th May 2020
The EVCOM Clarion Awards celebrate excellent work across film and live, that has a CSR focus. The window for entry begins on 20th March 2020, and closes on 15th May. You will have seven weeks to submit your work for the chance to have it celebrated and showcased at the Clarion Awards ceremony. Find out about the EVCOM Clarion Awards and enter here.
EVCOM London Live and Film Awards Open for Entry
When: 25th May 2020
The EVCOM London Live and Film Awards celebrate the best of the best in live events, experiences and corporate film. The window for entry begins on 25th May 2020, and closes on 3rd July. You will have six weeks to submit your work for the chance to have it celebrated and showcased at the EVCOM London Live and Film Awards ceremonies. Find out about the EVCOM Industry Awards and how to submit here.
EVCOM London Live and Film Awards Close for Entry
When: 13th July 2020
The EVCOM London Live and Film Awards celebrate the best of the best in live events, experiences and corporate film. The window for entry begins on 25th May 2020, and closes on 13th July. You will have seven weeks to submit your work for the chance to have it celebrated and showcased at the EVCOM London Live and Film Awards ceremonies. Find out about the EVCOM Industry Awards and submit your work here.
EVCOM Clarion Awards - A Virtual Ceremony
When: 16th July 2020
The Clarions seek out excellence in film in the support of game-changing CSR and educational initiatives. With an emphasis on showcasing best practice in screen, live event and supporting digital in this cause-related arena, the awards call for the most innovative content across precisely defined categories of best practice and professional excellence. Due to the current crisis, the EVCOM Clarion Awards ceremony will be going virtual this year. Find out more here.
Tickets are available here.
FOCUS Award: Deadline for Entries
When: 16th October, 12:00am
The FOCUS Award is a new film award for young Black, Indigenous and People of Colour filmmakers who are not currently working in the TV and film industry. Find out more about it and how to enter here.
EVCOM London Live and Film Awards Ceremony
When: 19th November, 6:30pm – 10:00pm
This year sees the return of the EVCOM London Live and Film Awards – the only awards platform that recognises excellence in both craft and communications across the live, screen and digital communities. We will be celebrating the winners, as well as the industry as a whole, at a virtual ceremony. Tickets are available here.
Please note, if the Covid-19 situation changes we will need to make amends to this calendar. We will only run events at which we are certain our delegates can have a safe experience. We will do our best to ensure that any live events that have to be cancelled are either transferred online or postponed until this is possible. Thank you for your understanding.
When: 8th October, 9:30am – 11:00am
EVCOM’s Annual General Meeting is a chance for incoming and outgoing Board Members to come together, along with EVCOM Members, to discuss how EVCOM can best work for the community that it serves. This is a wonderful chance to have your views heard. This year, because of Covid-19, we will be holding the event virtually via zoom. All EVCOM members are welcome. Please note, this is an EVCOM Members only event.
When: 17th December, 5:00pm – 8:00pm
We have reached the end of a challenging year, and so we want to come together. We invite our members to come for a drink to celebrate getting through 2020 and the possibilities of 2021. This event is for members, and for non-members who have won an award at the EVCOM Industry Awards in 2020. Tickets will be available soon.
Senior Leaders' Summit
When: 20th January
Where: Venue TBC
We welcome senior leaders in the events and corporate film industries to come together for a Senior Leaders’ Summit. This two-hour long facilitated discussion will give industry leaders the chance to discuss the global environment and it’s impact on business, and to share experiences and advice. This discussion is aimed at CEO’s, MDs and Board-level Directors and is invitation only, however should be interested in attending please contact Amelia on email@example.com.
EVCOM Fellowship Awards Lunch
When: December 2021
The EVCOM Fellowship Awards in association with GROSVENORFILM recognise and reward outstanding contributions to the communication industry.
This annual event which takes place at the House of Lords brings together leading professionals from across the industry to celebrate the outstanding work and contributions by Fellows who are chosen as exemplars of the power of communication. The EVCOM Fellowship Awards continue the tradition of our industry to celebrate innovative, visionary and outstanding achievement in communication. EVCOM Fellows include John Simpson CBE, Baroness Martha Lane Fox, Lord Attenborough CBE, Bob Geldof KBE, Sir Trevor MacDonald, Dame Anita Roddick, Lord Michael Grade and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson.
Unfortunately, due to Covid-19 restrictions, this event will not be running this year. We look forward to running it again in 2021.
The Only 5 Ways to Grow Your Agency
Date TBC (postponed due to Covid-19)
Effective new business and sales campaigns are often a challenge. In the UK’s crowded, hyper-competitive market place how can you cut through the noise and reach the right clients? What is the best way to engage and convert them to drive predictable revenues for your business? How can you fast track all of this to deliver more effective client conversations and rapid revenue growth?
Join Rob King, Founder Director at The Client Key, at this campfire looking at how to deliver more effective new business and sales campaigns – specifically for creative agencies. The workshop will be structured around the key steps to grow your agency for long term new business success.
EVCOMference - TBC
EVCOMference combines workshops, panel discussions and keynote talks from experts in the industry.
This is a chance for people from across the industry to come together to address the issues most impacting us. EVCOMference 2020 will be taking place on TBC.
Find out more about EVCOMference 2020 here.
Tickets will be available closer to the time.