Guest Speaker:- Nick Waight, Managing Director, The Event Complex Aberdeen (TECA)
Timings:- 7:00pm for 7:30pm
Venue, Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centre (AECC), Exhibition Avenue, Bridge of Don, Aberdeen, AB23 8BL
This session will be an opportunity to find out at first hand the latest news and visualisations of the impressive TECA development as it begins to take shape, both inside and outside. Nick will look at the origins of the project and the innovative funding approach developed by Aberdeen City Council to deliver this state-of-the-art facility for the city and region. In addition, he will outline its capabilities and the plans for attracting new conferences, exhibitions and major music and arts related events to Aberdeen. This will include details of what has already been attracted and the strategies to build on this and how working in partnership with others will enable TECA to provide a significant economic boost to the city and wider North East.