Lord Prescott, Janet Street Porter and Geoff Cousins to Headline International Confex Keynote Programme

Feb 05, 2013, 07:01 ET from International Confex

LONDON, February 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --

International Confex has today announced its Keynote line-up for the 2013 show, taking place from 19th - 21st March at London's ExCeL Centre.

On Tuesday the 19th, Britain's longest serving Deputy Prime Minister and a key player in the Blair Government, Lord John Prescott will take to the stage. Lord Prescott will be giving the audience insight into what goes on behind the scenes of Government.

On Wednesday the 20th, Janet Street Porter, one of the UK's best known and well respected broadcasters, will headline the seminar programme. In 'The World According to...' Janet will be talking about her career to date and what it takes to get to the top.

On Thursday 21st, Geoff Cousins will present 'Jaguar Academy of Sport: Developing Brand through Events and Sponsorship'. Geoff was Land Rover's highly respected and successful Global Director for Sponsorship and Brand Partners and will provide the audience with exclusive business insight into how the company has reclaimed its position and how marketing strategy for all types of industries needs to work alongside lifestyle and business partnerships to maximise success.

Event Director James Samuel said "It's important that International Confex showcases the very best speakers and presenters that are available to event organisers. We work closely with Performing Artistes to bring a diverse and exciting line-up to the show and I'm very much looking forward to hearing all three of them."

Attendance at International Confex and sister-show Live Experience is free for events professionals who have registered in advance via the show website.

For further information on the Keynote programme please visit the International Confex website http://www.international-confex.com.  

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