C&IT's Corporate Forum kicks off today at The Grand Brighton

More than 85 event professionals will gather today for C&IT's Corporate Forum, which is being held at The Grand Brighton.

Corporate Forum kicks off in Brighton
Corporate Forum kicks off in Brighton

TV presenter Joanna Sinnott will chair the two-day forum, speaking alongside event professionals from L'Oréal, Clarks and Google.

The event will provide an opportunity for senior corporate buyers and in-house professional organisers of B2B events to share best practice and discuss key industry trends.

The C&IT Corporate Forum speaker list includes Amy Brown, head of events EMEA at Google; Alison Williams, head of events at L'Oréal; Lucy Hagen, group conference & events manager at C&J Clarks International; Emma Stoker, assistant vice president at PCB Events, Barclays; Sarah Lawrence, business events expert at B&Q; Kristen Waddell, global events director at AstraZeneca; and Kate Conway, events and dealer marketing manager at Hyundai Motor Company.

Following a series of panel sessions and one-to-one meetings, delegates will gather this evening for a drinks reception followed by a murder mystery dinner. 

Tomorrow there will be more educational sessions and one-to-one meetings, focussing on everything from inspiring women in the workplace to new technology. 

More:

B&Q, Clarks and Google to speak at this year's forum 

See pictures from last year's Corporate Forum:

In Pictures: C&IT Corporate Forum - part one

In Pictures: C&IT Corporate Forum - part two

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