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AEO People's Award

Lindsay Thompson

Lindsay Thompson

Operations Director, dmg events

After joining the industry in 2011 at Centaur Media, Lindsay has worked across large scale B2B and B2C exhibitions and conferences, gaining experience handling operational projects both nationally and internationally.  In her current position as Operations Director at dmg events (UK), Lindsay manages a team of operations professionals delivering a portfolio of 11 events in continents including Africa, Asia, America, Europe, and the Middle East.   

Lindsay currently is the Chair for the International Operations Health, Safety & Security Operations group and enjoys working collaboratively with other organisers to share learnings and improve standards globally. 


  • I think for us to actually champion the amazing people that work in this industry is to be hugely applauded and to be able to recognise the incredible talent that lives and breathes in our world is very important
    Lisa Tyson
    Deputy Managing Director, Aztec Event Services
  • It’s a great honour and an achievement to be nominated, shortlisted and even better to win one.
    Emma Barrett
    Managing Director, Broadway Events
  • I'm a CEO within the industry and it's my responsibility to support associations and talk to some of the new up and coming talent
    Mary Cole
    Owner & CEO, Skyline Whitespace
  • It feels absolutely amazing to be recognised for the work I’ve put in
    Melina Mavoungou
    Winner of Best Newcomer 2023


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