Monday, November 29, 2021

Tag: Swan Events

Organisers celebrates the “welcome return” of ACOS

ACOS organisers celebrate return
Swan Events has hailed ACOS 2021 a considerable success, with a new location at the ILEC Conference Centre providing “a venue to match the occasion.”

ACOS 21: Industry eager to reunite as registrations soar

ACOS 2021 ILEC Conference Centre
Boasting eight new exhibitors and a new venue in London’s ILEC Conference Centre, the Autumn Coin Op Show 2021 is set to be a bustling and vibrant comeback for the amusements industry exhibition scene, with organiser Swan Events putting a strong emphasis on the social aspects of the show to allow visitors to relax, network, and simply enjoy each other’s company after 21 months apart. Karen Cooke talks about the return to duty.

EAG Expo: “Pioneers new format due to Covid-19”

EAG online
EAG took the bull by the horns and moved into the online arena with two days of widely praised seminars and exhibition stands.

EAG Online delivers reasons to be cheerful

EAG Online no dates
It was an ugly duckling that is almost certainly going to turn into a swan following this week’s inaugural EAG Online event. A networking option designed to fill the gap until the live exhibition returns to ExCeL in January, this week EAG Online delivered far more than most had anticipated.

ACOS returns for 2021

ACOS 2021 venue announced
Swan Events has confirmed ACOS is to return for 2021, setting up for the first time at the newly refurbished ILEC Conference Centre.

EAG to launch an online event for January 2021

EAG Online 2021
Bacta has announced that its B2B trade exhibition - EAG Expo - will take place as an online event from 27 to 28 January.

ACOS 2020 cancelled amidst Covid pandemic concerns

Karen Cook ACOS Autumn Coin-Op Show
Swan Events, organiser of the Autumn Coin-Op Show (ACOS), has announced that this year’s event will not take place due to operational restrictions imposed during the Covid-19 pandemic.

EAG Expo: A case of when not if

EAG 2021 will happen
An EAG Expo will definitely happen in 2021,” the chairman of the exhibition Martin Burlin, told Coinslot late Wednesday afternoon

ACOS and EAG back on track

Autumn Coin-Op show ACOS EAG Expo Swan Events
Organised by Swan Events, the two-day trade show, which premiered back in 2014, is still scheduled to take place at Olympia London on Wednesday 21 and Thursday 22 October.

Karen Cooke: What makes you tick?

Karen Cooke WMYT
Karen Cooke launched Swan Events 12-years ago with a defined objective of organising exhibitions and events within the leisure industry.

Burlin ushers in forward looking focus as EAG hits ten year high

Martin Burlin EAG
Ahead of this year’s EAG, chairman Martin Burlin talked to Coinslot about how the first exposition of the year provides attendees with the perfect event at which to assess the challenges of the previous year, and the opportunities of the future.   With decades of experience in the amusement sector behind him, and a hand on the tiller of EAG, Martin...

ACOS 2019 showcases new cashless and SR solutions

ACOS Showcase
ACOS 2019 has drawn to a close with positive comments from exhibitors and visitors alike, affirming the show’s unique position in the UK amusements calendar..

EAG 2020: Better networking than ever

EAG Expo Networking opportunities
Networking is a vital part of the trade show circuit and this year’s EAG International Expo is promising even greater opportunities than ever before.

Karen Cooke’s Playdium Picks

Playdium Picks karen cook
After the Novelty of hearing Chris Haley’s top tracks, Playdium Picks spoke to Karen Cooke, MD of Swan Events, to find out what music is guaranteed to get her “dancing in the aisles.”   One of the most familiar faces in the coin-op industry, Karen was born and raised in Enfield, Middlesex. She built a successful early career in sales, marketing...

Synergy is the key for EAG International and Visitor Attraction Expo

Coinslot EAG VAE Karen Cooke
Swan Events’ Karen Cooke explains why staging EAG International and the Visitor Attraction Expo together is beneficial to all. Organisers of January’s EAG International and the co-located Visitor Attraction Expo (17-19 ExCeL, London) believe there are tangible benefits of staging the two shows together.  Karen Cooke, of Swan Events explained: “Historically, things were simple, if you were in the amusements...