Event and Venue Experts
Providing advice, support, training and knowledge at the world’s major sporting venues and events
Global experts in managing prestigious sporting events and venues, in France and Internationally.
EVE // Events and Venues Experts was founded by a team of like-minded entrepreneurs, passionate about sport and entertainment.
For the last 20 years, our experts have been pivotal in the launch or refurb of the largest facilities in France, including; Stade de France, Roland Garros, Accor Hotels Arena, Groupama Stadium, Allianz Riviera Stadium, Paris La Défense Arena, Vélodrome National, Orange Vélodrome as well as several international projects in Asia, Africa or Australia.
France – A fertile ground for major events // Since 1998, France has developed a unique competence in hosting large scale international sporting events : FIFA World Cup 1998, Rugby World Cup 2007, World IAAF Championship 2003, World Championship of fencing, track and road cycling, equitation, ice hockey, skiing , UEFA Euro 2016, Tour de France, Roland Garros, European Championships in most Olympic disciplines, FIFA Women’s World Cup 2019.
Upcoming events include the Rugby World Cup 2023 and Paris 2024 Olympic Games.
Our experts have participated in these events as either members of the winning bid team, within the Organization Committees themselves, as the manager of one of the host facilities or a major supplier.
EVE’s skills cover all major functional domain:
- Support the venue owner in defining functionalities and performances of the new or refurbished site;
- Optimisation of user cases and customer experience;
- Management of operation of large venues;
- Management of operation of large events;
- Budgeting, sourcing of services and suppliers, contract negotiation;
- Technology integration and digital transformation;
- Promotion of events in sport, concert, festival, ceremony, live shows
- Relationship with local, national and international authorities.
EVE’s unique specialty, is that 100% of its members expertise and knowledge, comes from first- hand experience in the day-to-day management of large-scale events.
A combination of agility and enthusiasm is essential - particularly in critical situations, which require the right answer and approach to any contingency. Our passion is to share our knowledge and experience with Event and Venue teams - as we ourselves were inspired, by the unique atmosphere prevailing in this fascinating industry.
Our flexible structure, comprised entirely of independent consultants, enables a competitive, reactive and relevant answer to any client (venue owner, design team, operator, organisation committee, international or national sport association) for any mission.
From a limited audit of a couple of days, to the secondment of a full operational team, EVE will maximise efficiency and ensure the agile delivery of every project, imparting a legacy of expertise and excellence that will remain with you, long after your event has closed out.