COVID-19: Business Events Recovery Sentiment Survey

In partnership with the Business Visits & Events Partnership (BVEP) davies tanner created a short survey across the UK events industry, designed to assist Venues, Destinations and other key sector suppliers in planning recover activity post the COVID-19 pandemic.

The survey is designed to provide a snapshot of sentiment across the UK business events industry, and was completed by both buyers (corporate planners, associations and agencies) and venues.

The survey was undertaken between 6th – 14th April, prior to the further lockdown measures introduced on April 16th.

A total of 556 full responses were received from the following areas within the UK;

  • England: 88%
  • Scotland: 4%
  • Wales: 3%
  • Northern Ireland: 2%
  • Not specified: 3%

The results of this survey are being provided free and with open access to everyone across the UK events sector.  The findings are also being shared with BVEP partners, the UK Events Industry Board, and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.

Download the full report here