Events. Malo Events, of the UK, is acquiring the Digital Kids Show from Engage Media Solutions, of Manchester, UK. The show complements Malo’s existing portfolio including Kidtropolis, Comic Con Ireland and Summer in the City. Since 2016, the Digital Kids Show and Kidtropolis have been operating jointly in London, Birmingham and Manchester, and the events will now rebrand as Kidtropolis. The owner of Malo is Brian Cooney, co-founder of the UK and Europe-wide MCM Comic events which he sold to Reed Exhibitions in 2017. Kidtropolis was founded in 2016 by Aisha Tilstone to showcase digital leisure to a family audience.