Industry Analysis

Everyone's talking about ... Not talking about sustainability

Everyone's talking about ... Not talking about sustainability

Despite signs that event sustainability is on the rise, the topic is not getting enough exposure among industry professionals.

Recruitment report: Employer's challenges

Recruitment report: Employer's challenges

As the events industry continues to grow, finding talented people at all levels is becoming a tough task for agencies.

Recruitment report: The employees view

Recruitment report: The employees view

Are event professionals happy in their jobs? Find out the results of C&IT's survey of event industry employees, running as part of our recruitment and talent spotlight this month.

Incentive Travel Report: CSR on the rise again

Incentive Travel Report: CSR on the rise again

As incentive planners search for the key to unlock untapped and truly authentic experiences for ever-demanding delegates, CSR may have found its gap in the market once again.

Incentive Travel Report: Top destination trends for 2017

Incentive Travel Report: Top destination trends for 2017

Iceland, Croatia, Singapore, Mexico and Canada are among the top most popular incentive destinations for 2017, according to C&IT's Incentive Travel Report.

Everyone's talking about... Trade offs from a plunging pound

Everyone's talking about... Trade offs from a plunging pound

The post-Brexit Sterling slump is putting additional pressure on clients' increasingly tight event budgets.

Sector reports

Brand Book 2015: Retail's battle to be different

Brand Book 2015: Retail's battle to be different

In this competitive sector, brands are striving to be different and are demanding events that set them apart, but on flat budgets.

Brand Book 2015: Compliance is king for pharma sector

Brand Book 2015: Compliance is king for pharma sector

Regulation and the need for transparent reporting is shaping the nature of the sector's events and how it spends its meetings budget.

Brand Book 2015: Wave of change for IT and telecoms sector

Brand Book 2015: Wave of change for IT and telecoms sector

As IT and telecoms undergoes 'dramatic waves of change', event planners struggle to keep pace with developments.

Brand Book 2015: Auto events getting bigger and better

Brand Book 2015: Auto events getting bigger and better

The buoyancy of the automotive industry is reflected in the type and number of events being held.

Brand Book 2015: USP message key for food & drink sector

Brand Book 2015: USP message key for food & drink sector

The buoyancy of the food and drink industry has led to increased investment in marketing support, including events and experiential activity.

Brand Book 2015: ROI to the fore as budgets rise in finance sector

Brand Book 2015: ROI to the fore as budgets rise in finance sector

High-impact, cost-effective events that demonstrate strong ROI are the order of the day in the finance sector.


State of the Industry Report 2015

C&IT's definitive report on the key trends and challenges facing the UK events industry in 2015 and beyond.