C&IT 's Association Forum , taking place on 7-8 March at The Richmond Hill Hotel, London, is crafted to inspire senior event organisers from associations with fresh content and to help you stay a step ahead of your competition when it comes to running first-class events for your association.

It's a thought-provoking  two-day forum fusing content sessions from world renowned speakers along with multiple networking opportunities with top industry suppliers and event professionals from associations.

Who qualifies for a complimentary place?

There are a limited number of complimentary places available for senior buyers from associations, association management companies and professional congress organiser.

For delegates travelling from outside the UK upon attendance we will reimburse up to £200 / 250€ towards your travel expenses, this will be refunded after the event.

If you are a supplier and would like to get involved, please contact Alex Margo on alex.margo@haymarket.com or +44(0) 20 8267 4359.

Who will you meet?

Throughout the forum you'll have the opportunity to meet with key suppliers of your choice during meticulously planned 1-2-1 business meetings. The meetings are designed to help you make new contacts and form lucrative relationships to help drive your events forward. You'll have the chance to meet with:

  • DMCs
  • Hotel groups
  • Individual luxury hotels
  • Conference centres
  • Tourist boards
  • Caterers
  • Interactive event solution providers
  • AV, lighting, staging, interiors, furniture and signage suppliers 

The forum is also the perfect opportunity to meet with other senior association buyers and association event organisers. Delegates who have already confirmed their attendance include:

Global Meeting Planner & Marketing Manager – IACCM || Events Co-ordinator - Horticultural Trades Association || President – European Association of Geographers || Events Manager – European Association of Conservatoires (AEC) || Director of Events – The Chartered Institute of Payroll Professionals (CIPP) || Events & Marketing Manager - International Bunker Industry Association || Senior Education and Events Manager - The Business Continuity Institute || Director Events – UITP (International Association of Public Transport) || Events Manager – TheCityUK || and many more!

Pictures from past forums



" A must attend event for Association Event Planners. Content was on-point and provided a great opportunity to network with other event planners from Europe. "   ||    Jacob Mwangi, Executive Officer, Architectural Association of Kenya


" The C&IT Forum provides an excellent opportunity to network with industry peers, meet suppliers and share best practice, with engaging workshops and the opportunity to discuss current trends. It is a worthwhile event to attend and I found it really useful. "   ||    Helen Beecroft, Senior Events Executive, ACEVO


"A good opportunity to learn from experts, learn about new venues and meet peers. I enjoyed it very much."   ||   Linda Nielsen, COO, ESVS

Registration is now closed

Email veronika.jurkeviciute@haymarket.com if you are a senior event organiser at an association, as we may have last minute places available

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