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Global certification training programme

Informa Markets partners VEI

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Informa Markets, which delivers over 450 international events and brands annually, is working in partnership with the Virtual Events Institute (VEI) to roll out the VEI certification training programme across its global business. The programme provides a platform for Informa Markets' 4,000+ colleagues to develop their digital events skills and achieve professional certification in delivering expert, engaging and profitable digital event experiences.
„Upskilling is vital for any event professional, now more than ever.“
Sophie Ahmed, CEO and co-founder of VEI
The VEI Certification Program is delivered on-demand and comprises 10 modules, providing a step-by-step guide for all event disciplines, across sales, marketing, content, and operations. With self-paced exercises, exams and downloadable resources, the focus is on upskilling event professionals with the knowledge and tools to deliver excellent virtual and hybrid events. With more than 1,000 colleagues already registered to date, this business-wide initiative demonstrates Informa Markets' ongoing commitment to colleague development, and its continuing evolution to meet the changing needs of its customers.

Sean Ongers, head of Global Learning and Performance, Informa Markets, said: "Informa Markets' proactive approach to colleague development further establishes us as leaders in the events industry, as well as leaders in the digital and hybrid event space."

Sophie Ahmed, CEO and co-founder of VEI said: "Upskilling is vital for any event professional, now more than ever, and Informa Markets is leading the way on this. We are excited that Informa Markets has partnered with VEI on this global training initiative, which will support Informa Markets to provide the leading digital event experiences."