In Pictures: Creative Edge summit, Brighton

More than 60 event planners gathered yesterday (21 September) for the inaugural Creative Edge summit, hosted by C&IT and sister title, Event Magazine.

The inaugural Creative Edge summit
The inaugural Creative Edge summit

of

Held at The Grand Hotel in Brighton, the session opened with a speech from Will Butler Adams from Brompton Bicycles, on the importance of branding in events.

Event planners also interacted with a session on technology, where Phillip Maggs, creative technology director at BrandFuel discussed the importance of considering ROI when investing in digital products.

After lunch, delegates will get involved in more content sessions, with speakers including Gawain Owen, digital lead at Nestle, Bexy Cameron, head of insights at Amplify and Clare Moses, head of events, Personal and Corporate Banking at Barclays PLC.

Over the course of the one-day event, delegates will have the opportunity to meet with a range of suppliers in one-to-one meetings, from venues and destinations to tech companies and caterers.

The evening will be capped off with a night of drinks, dinner, entertainment and networking.

More:

Creative Edge summit kicks off in Brighton

C&IT TV: Agency Forum highlights

Agency Forum: Event technology remains in 'Wild West'

• For more breaking news, as well as in-depth features and case studies, sign up to C&IT Magazine's daily Newstracker here

Have you registered with us yet?

Register now to enjoy more articles
and free email bulletins.

Register now
Already registered?
Sign in
Oman to welcome IGRC in 2020

Oman to welcome IGRC in 2020

Sultanate to host the International Gas Union's 16th International Gas Research Conference at the Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre.

Events company faces legal action from makers of video game Fortnite

Events company faces legal action from makers of video game Fortnite

Epic Games issues claim against Exciting Events after widely criticised event in Norwich.

Diary of a delegate: Beautiful Bergen

Diary of a delegate: Beautiful Bergen

A three-day account of the C&IT A-List FAM trip, in partnership with Visit Norway.

Case study: Space to Breathe wellness event

Case study: Space to Breathe wellness event

Center Parcs hosted a wellness event for clients including MIA, Experian and the University of Nottingham.

The future of event feedback

The future of event feedback

A look at how new technology is changing the nature of feedback for event planners.

SevenEvents hires new project manager

SevenEvents hires new project manager

Jade Davies joins from Touch Associates and her new role will include developing client relationships.

Cievents VP talks US market trends, challenges and opportunities

Cievents VP talks US market trends, challenges and opportunities

Alison Howlett, vice president of live events, talks about creating business opportunities, US trends and popular destinations.

Case study: PPA Festival at Tobacco Dock

Case study: PPA Festival at Tobacco Dock

The Professional Publishers Association held an education festival in May 2018 with guest speakers including politicians and actors.

New director and event coordinator for Pure

New director and event coordinator for Pure

Agency promotes client services director and hires event coordinator to strengthen the team.

Loganair to take over cancelled Flybmi routes

Loganair to take over cancelled Flybmi routes

Glasgow-based company Loganair has stepped in start flying five of Flybmi's routes from next month.

LATEST JOBS