Procurement departments are still causing problems for event agencies and internal corporate planners, but according to C&IT's State of the Industry Report, the tide may finally be turning.
Hewlett-Packard, Smyle, The Black Tomato Agency and ExCel London told C&IT why sustainability is important to the industry at yesterday's Sustainable Events Summit (SES) at London's QEII Centre.
The final deadline for entries for the C&IT Awards 2015 - the UK's definitive awards for the B2B events sector - is this Friday (10 July). Get your entries in now!
See photos from this year's Switzerland Meeting Trophy, where C&IT joined Team GB event planners on a tour round Zurich, Lucerne and Bern.
Destination of the Week
C&IT Destination of the Week is Brighton, featuring the best options for conferences, lunch meetings and teambuilding activities, a Greenergy case study and all the latest news.
C&IT asks event planners to recommend Brighton's best spaces for three different events. Next up, a teambuilding activity.
Vietnam's capital hums with life, but there are also plenty of options for more peaceful group activities.
C&IT speaks to two agency planners on Brussels and Mons to find out their top recommendations for unique group experiences.
FICO global events director Joy Thomas highlights strong evidence that it's now 'full steam ahead' for the industry ship.
This week saw UK event agency Team Spirit deliver a fun day for Inventive Leisure; the EVCOM conference in Liverpool; and the launch of the Museum of the Order of St John's event spaces.
Greenergy picked the Brighton & Hove countryside for a competitive and educational teambuilding challenge for 160 delegates.
C&IT talks to José Antonio Ruiz, head of EMEA at American Express Meetings & Events, about his new role at the business travel behemoth.
With Singapore celebrating its 50th anniversary of independence this year, these four cultural...
The buyer only comes once, if you’re lucky! – A thought/plea for London’s...
As an event organiser I want to be comfortable in the knowledge that rooms in the hotel I book...
With a supposed heat wave on its way to the British Isles this week, C&I Traveller...
As a ball rolls down a hill, the journey it takes is totally controlled by the terrain. If...
C&IT TV: ExCel London's Great Agency Bake Off
In-depth guide to Portugal's capital and one of Europe's most intruiging cities.
A dynamic metropolis and business centre at the crossroads of Europe and Asia.
Host of electrifying events and sport, Dubai is one big business playground.
Dubai continues to be the epicentre of the UAE's development, with new hotels, event spaces and visitor attractions opening in abundance.
C&IT presents a land mixing the history and essence of old Arabia with a portfolio of high-end hotels and event facilities and a range of exciting incentive options.
C&IT's annual in-depth look at 100 top UK & global brands and their event strategies.
Class of 2015: celebrating talent under 35 years old from the industry's top 35 events agencies
ACCOUNT DIRECTOR Right Connection Recruitment Limited SURREY
Event Manager/Account Manager Regan & Dean City of London
Marketing Manager ESP Recruitment City of London
Senior/Production Manager ESP Recruitment City of London
Sponsorship Sales Executive - Conferences GCN Talent London (Central), London (Greater)