THE LARGEST GATHERING OF MICE EXPERTS


21st June 2019, London

C&IT Summit


All good things must come to an end... and be replaced with something way better!  Formerly known as Event360, C&IT Summit will take place on the 21st June in London. 

C&IT Summit is the perfect forum for the event industry. Many of you face the hard challenge of how to keep on evolving and improving your event experience ensuring your audience are constantly happy. 

By joining us at C&IT you will leave with a toolkit that will give your events a new lease of life. We have entered a brave new world where event experience is crucial. To ensure your event experiences are better than competitors, your decisions need to be good ones.
That’s where we come in!
C&IT Summit is the leading annual creative forum for event professionals. Fuelled by the collective experience of C&IT's agency, corporate and international forum, this thought-provoking day fuses inspirational speaker sessions with tailored supplier meetings and multiple networking opportunities to help you maximise your budget and take your events to the next level.

Is C&IT Summit for you?


WHAT CAN I EXPECT?

C&IT Summit gives event professionals the opportunity to meet with new suppliers and be inspired by leading industry speakers. Suppliers include venues, destinations, production & entertainment companies - all facets of event organisation can be sourced under one roof. In between networking, we will showcase ‘best in breed’ brand experiences on the main stage giving you the insight and inspiration to take back to your organisation. The day also includes our bespoke 'huddle' sessions - boutique roundtables featuring a variety of engaging content - from leading case studies to technology suppliers.

DO I QUALIFY?

If you're an event professional then you can apply for your complimentary place. Applying is FREE, only takes a few minutes and this forum brings big rewards which could make all the difference to you and your organisation this year.

Event 360 highlight video


Although the name has changed here is what you can expect from this year's C&IT Summit

Agenda


MORNING

09:00 Welcome Remarks

09:05 Beyond Recycling and Waste Management
Beyond drafting sustainability policies and making events more ‘sustainable’. What are agencies, companies and suppliers doing to reduce their carbon footprint as well as ensuring economic and social sustainability on a granular level?

9:25 The Future of the Events Industry
From marketing changes to social media evolution and innovation in the events industry, which trends will have the biggest impact on how events are planned and executed over the coming years?

9:55 How Are You Using Your Event Engagement Data?
The technology evolution has opened doors to collecting data from registration, session tracking to engagement. Information captured can be used to further enhance events and improve the company’s overall business strategy. We highlight how best to use delegate engagement data.

10:15 Refreshment Break

10:40 Pre-Arranged Meetings

AFTERNOON

12:40 Networking Break and Lunch

13:40 The Corporate and the Agency Planner Relationship
The interdependence between agency and corporate planners may be one of the key drivers of continuous growth, innovation and creating new opportunities. How can both planners work together to achieve a common goal?

14:10 Drawing Inspiration From Other Industries
The retail landscape is leaning towards experiential marketing, allowing brands to be more human, showing a personal side, which cannot be conveyed digitally. Learn how retailers are creatively achieving this.

14:40 Pre-Arranged Meetings

16:00 Networking Break

16:20 Event Planner's Biggest Challenges. Are These Opportunities For Growth?
This session will highlight the key challenges faced by event planners, how they have overcome some of them and whether they can be translated into opportunities for company growth.

16.50 Closing Keynote: The Impact of Global Politics on the Economy and Marketing Trends

17.15 Closing Remarks

17:30 C&IT's The Best Places To Work Awards and Networking

What others have said


Inspiring

"This is an inspiring forum, bringing together like-minded people with an enormous breadth of experience. A great networking opportunity with genuinely engaging agenda and fun approach. Thanks!"

Innovative

"It's an innovative, engaging and relaxed way to meet, learn, and listen to the best of the industry. We will be attending again next year!"

Energetic

Great speakers, good selection of suppliers, energetic atmosphere, all in an excellent venue and packed into 1 day, perfect!

APPLY NOW


Last year's Speakers


This year's speakers will be announced soon...

2019 Suppliers


To get involved and help shape content sessions or get the most of a 1-2-1 meetings package, contact Katurah Horton at [email protected]

Past event photos


Last year was a huge success and this year is shaping up even better....

Interested in speaking


If you're interested in speaking at C&IT Summit then please get in touch