In Pictures: C&IT Awards 2016, Part 1- the reception

More than 500 event professionals gathered for the annual C&IT Awards at The London Hilton on Park Lane on Friday night (23 September).

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Glammed-up guests enjoyed a Champagne reception before a three-course dinner and entertainment, followed by the awards ceremony and a celebratory party with drinks and dancing.

Rapport stole the limelight, picking up four awards including the coveted Grand Prix for its ONE Astellas Live event. Meanwhile Smyle Group picked up the UK Agency of the Year Award while Avantgarde scooped the prize of Global Agency of the Year.

The full list of C&IT Award winners can be found here and more photos and video from the event will be published online throughout the week.

See the pictures from last year's C&IT Awards:

In Pictures: C&IT Awards 2015: Part 1: The reception

In Pictures: C&IT Awards 2015, Part 2 - the ceremony

In Pictures: C&IT Awards 2015, Part 2- the afterparty 

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