Week in Pictures: The Tower Hotel; WIEF 2013; ISES Halloween event

The C&IT crew got into the spirit of Halloween and Christmas this week with ISES and The Tower Hotel, after the World Islamic Economic Forum.

Guests enjoyed the photo booth at The Tower Hotel's events showcase
Guests enjoyed the photo booth at The Tower Hotel's events showcase
  • David Cameron at the World Islamic Economic Forum 2014 this week at London Excel.

    David Cameron at the World Islamic Economic Forum 2014 this week at London Excel.

  • The Tower Hotel in London showcased its conference and christmas party offering last night (31 October).

    The Tower Hotel in London showcased its conference and christmas party offering last night (31 October).

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Some 16 world leaders congregated at London's Excel Centre this week for the World Islamic Economic Forum (WIEF). Notable speakers included Prince Charles, Prime Minister David Cameron, London Mayor Boris Johnson and King Abdullah II of Jordan. WIEF 2013 was delivered by Smyle, who won the pitch in April this year.

Guests enjoyed views of Tower Bridge last night (31 October) at The Tower Hotel, which showcased its events space and Christmas party menu, including a giant gingerbread house.

The International Special Events Society's (ISES) UK chapter created a Halloween-themed immersive sensory experience at The Vaults in Waterloo on Tuesday.

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