Event Postponed:

C&IT and our parent company Haymarket Media Group are updating our group event activity in line with guidance from the World Health Organisation and to reflect local government guidelines to keep you and our teams safe.

We know how important Global Forum is to you and our community so we are rescheduling it from 18-20 March 2020 to the new date of 20-21 January 2021 in New York.

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The one event you can't miss

The first C&IT Global Forum

Unique to the global market, our brand new concept is finally here. With over 10 years of experience within the MICE industry, C&IT has developed a forum that gives 25 US planners and 25 UK planners the opportunity to grow their global events. 

Join us in the bustling city of New York to get the latest global trends and hear interesting, unique and above all insightful viewpoints from the top industry leaders. You’ll be able to take away practical and thought-provoking content that will enable you answer the questions you need to excel worldwide. Some of the most senior event professionals from the UK and the US will be there to discuss the key challenges and issues facing the events industry today. 

This will be the ultimate learning and networking environment with the perfect blend of knowledge, interaction and entertainment.


New York City. The Big Apple. The Concrete Jungle. The City That Never Sleeps. The nicknames are endless. New York City is one of the most iconic cities in the world 

Where everyone must at least once in their life must visit. As one of the world’s leading metropolises for art, fashion, food and theatre, New York City was the obvious choice to make an impact for our first Global Forum.

Its going to be breathtaking and the one forum that can’t be out-classed.

why should you attend:

this is the nucleus

This industry is all about learning from experiences and there is something for everybody here. In your busy schedule it's sometimes hard to meet new suppliers, hear about the latest trends as well as meet new people who you might want to collaborate with. By attending, you have the opportunity to do all of this in one location.

Huge mix of content

This type of event is like a knowledge explosion because of the mix of educational sessions and panel discussions. We allow you to get insight into the industry from different angles meaning you get a fresh perspective. By attending we take away your long hours of research and give you all the information you need over the course of 3 days.

Informal Networking

Networking is hugely important in this industry. Being able to meet people face to face rather than via email takes the conversations that you have to another level. Peer networking is a an important part of this event allowing you to learn from like-minded professionals. We promise you'll leave with new connections if you join us.

New suppliers

This forum gives you the opportunity to meet suppliers that no matter how much research you do, you might not have found before. We invite the best of the best hand-selected suppliers and give you the opportunity to have 1-2-1 meetings with them. Get to know the people who will make the difference to your business.

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