C&IT Awards winners: Most Sustainable Event

The C&IT Award for Most Sustainable Event was won by the Sustainable Events Summit, organised by agency Smyle.

Sustainable Events Summit, The Cystal London, Smyle
Sustainable Events Summit, The Cystal London, Smyle
Mayor of London Boris Johnson and sports minister Hugh Robertson were among the high-profile supporters of this year's Sustainable Events Summit at The Crystal in East London.

The calibre of backers was testament to the event's growing popularity and a reflection of the increasing elevation of sustainability on the event agenda. Attendees included delegates from Axa, BBC, Logistik, BMW and Coca-Cola.

By the date of the event, the summit had garnered 1,425 Twitter followers and accrued more than 1,000 tweets using the hashtag #gses13.

Highlights included speeches from the likes of Nick de Bois MP and plans are underway to build on the success of 2013's event, with a second summit in 2014.

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