Event Production Show 2022


Under the influence - societal issues of festivals' fault - creating safe spaces

08 Mar 2022
Main Stage
Supply Chain , Security , Social Responsibility

With the burden of responsibility placed on festival organisers where the root cause is actually a societal issue (drug use, illegal taxi ranks, touting, intoxication etc), how can event organisers work better with local authorities, officials and suppliers to minimise issues, and create more understanding from media.

Chris Jammer, Head of Partnerships - S&C Productions
Lauren Down, Managing Director - End of the Road Festival
Paul Reed, CEO - Association of Independent Festivals
Yas Galletti, Director - We Are OPS & The Fair