17 04, 2019

Conference Entertainment in Scotland for ICAM2019

By |2019-04-17T17:29:12+01:00April 17th, 2019|conferences, incentives|0 Comments

Another amazing weekend for Reel Time! Some lovely clients asked us to provide great conference entertainment in Scotland for the 2019 AACSB. The conference was at the EICC, with many of the guests staying at the sumptuous 5* Sheraton Hotel, a mere 4 minutes’ walk from the registration desk! The Event The client approached us with a brief of spicing up registration day. They wanted to create a number of different networking opportunities around the day long check in on Sunday thus, fostering relationships between partner organisations as this is a key [...]

4 04, 2019

Whisky tasting for conference social program

By |2019-04-04T14:33:09+01:00April 4th, 2019|conferences|0 Comments

The organisers of the Scottish leg of a security tech conference asked Reel Time Events to provide a whisky tasting experience as part of their social program. The guests attending the conference travelled from all over Europe and were hosted for 5 days at the Balmoral hotel. Where? The conference gala dinner was at the National Museum of Scotland, with the whisky tasting being in the undercroft entrance hall area. The guests sampled 4 malt whiskies: Auchentoshan, Glen Moray, Glendronach and Laphroaig. This gave a fine and varied selection of Scottish liquid [...]

13 03, 2019

Scottish Virtual Reality experiences

By |2019-03-13T12:38:24+01:00March 13th, 2019|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Events, incentives and conferences are always on the lookout for new ways to engage with their audience. Keen also to keep on top of new technology and using it in a relevant way to enhance the user experience. Reel Time’s new experience for the Scottish business tourism market is an immersive 360° video tour of Scotland. We deliver this bespoke virtual reality experience using new Oculus VR standalone headsets (Oculus is owned by Facebook). They don’t require the user to download anything or use their phone. We filmed an experience that showcases [...]

26 11, 2018

BADFEST: an Annual conference for the British Association of Dermatologist

By |2018-11-26T11:34:38+01:00November 26th, 2018|conferences|0 Comments

Scottish Conference Entertainment Annual conference. Hosted 2018 by EICC, Edinburgh BADFEST is the social event held for the annual conference of the British Association of Dermatologists. This year's 2018 conference was hosted at the Edinburgh International Conference Centre (EICC). The brief from the client was they wanted a fun and interactive festival-like atmosphere to encourage delegate networking in an informal way. We hosted two spaces in the EICC for the conference which accommodated 750 delegates overall. With people coming from all around the world, the client wanted to ensure that as well [...]

13 10, 2018

Scotland 360° Virtual Reality Experiences

By |2019-03-13T11:57:57+01:00October 13th, 2018|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Providing our clients with bespoke entertainment for their events is our passion and we are always excited when we are asked to provide something a little different like the Scotland 360° Virtual Reality experience! We received one such request recently to provide a variety of entertainment at an evening reception for 1200 technology focused, mostly male, international delegates of the Linux Foundation. You can see a preview of the night and what clients said about the experience here. What entertains the IT crowd? We offered them the chance to tour some of [...]

4 04, 2017

Reel Time Events Become Unique Venues of Edinburgh Supplier

By |2017-04-04T15:22:30+01:00April 4th, 2017|conferences, events, incentives, weddings|0 Comments

Here at Reel Time Events we are excited to announce that we have become an official supplier to the Unique Venues of Edinburgh. Having spent many years working individually with each Unique Venue, we are delighted to have become a recommended supplier to all of these fantastic venues collectively. We look forward to getting to know the venues we are not yet too familiar with, as well as continuing to enjoy great relationships with venues we regularly enjoy working with.   We hope clients of the Unique Venues of Edinburgh will [...]

6 03, 2017

Virgin Media Leadership Conference Ceilidh

By |2017-03-06T16:07:47+01:00March 6th, 2017|conferences|0 Comments

The Reel Time Ceilidh Band performed at the EICC to celebrate 10 years of Virgin Media and the Virgin Media Leadership Conference.  Roddy the Piper greeted guests on arrival and piped them in for dinner.  The Reel Time Dancers put on a great dance display during dessert.  The band were asked to be ready in a holding area 30 minutes before we performed.  We were delighted to find 40 Virtual Reality headsets and ear pieces, all loaded up and ready for us to experience the next generation of media.  It was unbelievable!  Luckily, we [...]

23 12, 2016

IMEX America

By |2017-02-28T16:09:47+01:00December 23rd, 2016|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Roddy was over in Las Vegas for IMEX America, the biggest tourism trade event in the calendar;  America's worldwide exhibition for incentive travel, meetings and events. Roddy was working alongside Visit Scotland to help promote Scotland as a destination to international group buyers. Roddy started the group presentations with some Scottish music on his small pipes, before reciting Robert Burns Address to the Haggis.  With current international trade restrictions, this meant addressing a furry haggis, but it was still well received and had the usual impact! For the afternoon cocktail [...]

7 12, 2016

Introducing Brazilians to Ceilidh Dancing

By |2017-02-28T16:11:19+01:00December 7th, 2016|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Kuoni organised a trip to Edinburgh for a group of Brazilian buyers.  The aim was to show off the best that Edinburgh has to offer, and they certainly seem to have suceeded! The group visited some of Edinburgh's best hotels and venues, including Edinburgh Castle, The Balmoral, The Sheraton, Mansfield Traquair and the National Museum of Scotland.  On their final evening, following a private tour of the Royal Yacht Britannia, they were treated to a gala dinner at Dundas Castle. The catering was provided by Prestige Sodexo; they had prepared a menu [...]

4 11, 2016

Strictly Come Ceilidh Dancing

By |2017-02-28T17:15:49+01:00November 4th, 2016|conferences, events, incentives|0 Comments

Have you been looking for a new type of team building activity?  Look no further!  Reel Time would like to introduce you to “Strictly Come Ceilidh Dancing”. What is it? As you might have guessed, this is based on the TV show Strictly Come Dancing, though you don’t have to have watched the show to take part! It’s a great way of carrying team building activities on into the evening. How does it Work? No prior knowledge of ceilidh dancing is required; this is ideal for everyone and suits a whole range of [...]