Virtual Events

From regional community awards to industry-specific roundtable events, our virtual events are reaching new audiences across the UK. Find out more about our virtual awards and networking events below.

new ways to engage

2020 forced the events industry to pause and make remarkable changes in order to adapt, and as a result virtual events have come on leaps and bounds.

That year taught us that it is possible to broadcast engaging and interactive events on a large scale, and to even widen the reach of these events making them accessible to audiences who normally wouldn’t be able to attend.

It was found that a huge 80% of event organisers were able to reach a wider audience with virtual events, meaning that sponsorship has never been so valuable.

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic we launched our own innovative virtual events platform that allows us to continue celebrating success across the UK in an even more engaging way…

New Ways to Engage
Virtual Awards

Virtual Awards

Our Awards & Events programme has been established for many years, celebrating the diversity and success of the areas in which we publish. Championing business excellence, healthcare heroes, and community champions are all regular dates on our annual events calendar, and we continue to do so through our virtual events platform.

This groundbreaking virtual events platform provides the perfect solution to networking and celebrating success in these unprecedented times. We can connect you with professionals and like-minded individuals from your industry without even leaving your home!

Presented from our purpose-built studio, our virtual awards allow our finalists , sponsors and delegates to celebrate achievements and success across the UK in the ever-changing world of events. We ensure that finalist and attendee engagement remains at the core of these events, as well as powerful and engaging branding for our sponsors and associates.

Virtual Networking Events

Hosted on our virtual event platform, we offer best-in-class virtual round tables and webinars across our network. Whether it’s a commercially focused roundtable hosted by our local BusinessLive editor or a bespoke webinar discussing a topic of our client’s choice, our track record shows that we have the expertise and technical tools to make these events a resounding success.

Virtual Networking Events

key features of our round tables events and webinars:

  • Live & interactive via app - mobile & desktop
  • BusinessLive host and sponsor branding
  • Online registration into virtual lobby with sponsor branding and media wall
  • Break out virtual rooms for interactive mini sessions
  • Chaired by relevant Reach plc BusinessLive editor
  • Welcome speech from sponsor
  • Topic/s agreed in line with sponsor’s needs
  • No limit to number of attendees
  • Brand showcased on app & virtual media wall
  • Network one-to-one over live video
  • Data capture opportunity
  • "Connect" and exchange virtual business cards for following up later
  • Watch keynote presentations on virtual stage
  • Send chat messages, fill out polls, and votes
  • Live feed to comment, engage with delegates or speakers
  • Post event analytics - attendees, engagement

enjoy great benefits virtually


We have engaging best-in-class digital solutions for you to link up with those key players.

Brand Exposure.

Bespoke campaigns tailored to enhance your brand recall and associations anywhere in the UK.

CSR & Community.

Enhance your stance and profile within the community you want to target, whether that’s business or community we have the tools to make this work for you.

Return On Investment.

Our multimedia solutions offer real return on investment for your business. We deliver results directly to you, from the audiences you want to reach.

Lead Generation.

Data capture of the B2B attendees.

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