Behind the winning entry: Events Destination of the Year

Behind the winning entry: Events Destination of the Year

Visit Belfast wowed the judges at this year's C&IT Awards and demonstrated how the city has become a top MICE destination.

Complete the C&IT Corporate Survey for a chance to win a stay in the Cotswolds

Complete the C&IT Corporate Survey for a chance to win a stay in the Cotswolds

Corporate event planners could win a stay at the Lygon Arms by contributing to our first ever State of the Industry Corporate Report.

Head and neck cancer congress going to Brisbane

Head and neck cancer congress going to Brisbane

International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies event will take place on the east coast of Australia in 2026.

NoMad Las Vegas opens its doors

NoMad Las Vegas opens its doors

Aiming high with a concept of the 'refinement of a European home', NoMad Las Vegas is on the top four floors of Park MGM.

WRG hires two new account directors

WRG hires two new account directors

Simon Bull and Leanne Attridge have been appointed account directors for client services.

Paris to host 72nd International Astronautical Congress in 2021

Paris to host 72nd International Astronautical Congress in 2021

More than 6,500 representatives of the international space community will gather at the Paris Convention Centre.

New vice president account director for GPJ

New vice president account director for GPJ

John Romero has joined George P Johnson in a senior role, 20 years after his first job at the company.

Chew Events hires head of operations and business development

Chew Events hires head of operations and business development

Debbie Babbage takes up the new role and Phoebe Elvin also joins the agency as an events assistant.

Shangri-La hotel planned for Melbourne in 2022

Shangri-La hotel planned for Melbourne in 2022

Two skyscrapers in the CBD will form Sapphire By The Gardens, one of which will be the 500-room hotel with a sky lounge.

Go mob-handed for 'outlawed liquor' in underground Las Vegas event space

Go mob-handed for 'outlawed liquor' in underground Las Vegas event space

The Mob Museum's new prohibition-era exhibition space can accommodate cocktail receptions, meetings and presentations.

Event marketing budgets shrank in last quarter, says IPA Bellwether Report

Event marketing budgets shrank in last quarter, says IPA Bellwether Report

Total marketing funds up but events spend down slightly for first time since 2013, finds leading industry report.

MICE industry bounces back decade after recession, says AMEX report

MICE industry bounces back decade after recession, says AMEX report

Increasing spend and attendees for the fourth consecutive year has been noted by the 2019 Global Meetings and Events Forecast.

Drp gets new head of project management

Drp gets new head of project management

Stephanie Okafor has previously worked for Banks Sadler and Zibrant and joins a restructured live division.

'Exponential growth' in number of international association meetings, says ICCA

'Exponential growth' in number of international association meetings, says ICCA

New ICCA industry report on the 55-year history of international association meetings shows strong growth has continued.

In pictures: Thailand FAM trip

In pictures: Thailand FAM trip

Media delegates were whizzed around Thailand's Eastern 'MICE corridor' on a four-day extravaganza.

New general manager for Chill Out

New general manager for Chill Out

Neill Hendry joins Chill Out Event Management after senior roles on hotel and agency side of meetings industry.

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24 hours in Lake Lucerne, Switzerland

Fully opened in 2018, the Burgenstock Resort Lake Lucerne boasts four hotels, a health and medical excellence centre, residence suits, business facilities and the 10,000m2 Alpine Spa.

Five top tips for selecting a technical production partner

There's no doubt technology is advancing at an unprecedented rate. So, it's little wonder that event organisers face a real challenge when it comes to understanding and selecting which sound, lighting and AV equipment will enhance their audience's live event experience.

24 hours in Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne is Switzerland's fourth largest city and the Olympic capital of the world. A short walk from the shores of Lake Geneva, Lausanne is a must visit on a tour of Switzerland and is the perfect base for exploring the Alps.

24 hours in Bern

24 hours in Bern

Founded in 1191, Bern is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Take a trip to the Swiss capital to see where the historic old town meets modern day life. [Sponsored content]

Five things to remember about Ireland

A world-class food culture, exclusive, tailor-made experiences and comprehensive incentive support are just some of the elements that make Ireland a must-visit destination for MICE groups.

Best of all, it's in Hong Kong

From swanky harbour front social spots, major venue expansion, new hotel openings and even more direct airlift from the UK, Hong Kong continues to offer one of the most exciting, well-organised and memorable experiences for MICE groups.

Destination of the week: Edinburgh

Edinburgh - unique amongst the world's capital cities: Scotland's capital city, for many, needs no introduction.

Destination of the Week: The Lugano Region

With state-of-the-art meeting venues, historical sights and mouth-watering cuisine, meet and relax in style in Switzerland's hidden gem.

5 reasons to host your event in Singapore

Home to world-class facilities, efficient infrastructure, and an empowering business environment, Singapore is an ideal destination for hosting successful business events.

Open to all: do event planners really consider inclusivity?

How inclusive is the events industry? How inclusive are your events? How much responsibility should events professionals have? Those were the big questions C&IT delegates tackled at last week's breakfast briefing, in partnership with the Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board.

East to West: Canada's top food experiences

East to west across Canada: A selection of authentic incentive foodie experiences of Nova Scotia, Montreal, Toronto, Winnipeg, Alberta and Vancouver.

Get your event in the spotlight: Seven lighting tips and tricks

With technology advancing at a rapid rate, keeping up to speed with the vast array of lighting available can be challenging.

In pictures: Inclusivity matters breakfast briefing
Five reasons why your next event should be held in Bern

Traditional, charming and compact, yet ultra-modern, full of surprises and boasting a wide range of business offerings - the canton of Bern is every event planner's dream come true.


Global Event Planner

C&IT's annual venue supplement, detailing the top venues and spaces to hold conferences and events from our partners around the world.