A professor at the University of Cardiff has questioned the benefits of the NATO Summit, which will take place at the Celtic Manor Resort from 4-5 September.
Hotel Football, brainchild of Ryan Giggs and Gary Neville, will open opposite Old Trafford in Manchester on 8 December.
Many corporate brands are unsure of their objectives for running events, according to a number of agencies that attended C&IT's Agency Forum last month.
W&O Events, which specialises in the pharmaceutical and healthcare sector, has ceased trading after failing to "turn around the company's prospects".
Scotland's spectacular capital boasts wide-ranging appeal. C&IT looks at five great venues for different events.
Stockholm offers a C&I smorgasbord, including classic hotels, a 17th-century warship, huge conference centres, the Abba Museum and a permanent ice bar.
Two agencies and a corporate give their opinion on Stockholm as a destination for events.
From Manchester to Muscat and California to Chengdu, C&IT picks out a selection of new arrivals in the global hotel and conference centre pipeline.
Sitecore Symposium 2014 takes place in Barcelona in September. Vice president Shawn Cabral gives his lowdown on the city.
Volkswagen Group held its staff awards party for 270 guests at Leeds Metropolitan University in December.
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