Informa provides academics, businesses and individuals with unparalleled knowledge, up-to-the minute information and highly specialist skills and services. With around 8,000 employees working in some 150 offices in over 40 countries, our global reach and breadth of offer is unique. We are the largest publicly-owned organiser of exhibitions, events and training in the world providing inspiring marketplaces and the opportunity for knowledge to be shared. With leading brands such as IBC, Euroforum and IIR we have a long and enviable reputation. Many of our large scale events such as The Monaco Yacht Show, IPEX, Arab Health and Cityscape have become the premier shows in their respective sectors.



i2i Events Group delivers world class exhibitions, large scale events and festivals in key sectors including the home and gift, fashion, retail, healthcare, energy, environment, education, technology, media and creative industries. It prides itself on opening up possibilities for its customers and each year brings more than 250,000 decision makers together to network, source, test, buy and sell brilliant products, services, ideas and solutions. Heart of the community, i2i Events Group offers the inside track, empowering businesses across the home and gift, fashion, retail, healthcare, energy, environment, education, technology, media and creative industries - it’s what keeps the best in the business coming back.


i2i Event Group’s portfolio includes the World Retail Congress, BETT, Naidex, Spring Fair International, RWM, BVE and Pure London, among others. i2i Events Group also manages Lions Festivals which consists of Cannes Lions, Eurobest, Asian Marketing Effectiveness Festival, Dubai Lynx and Spikes Asia.

Official Media Partner

Solely dedicated to the UK conference industry, Conference News is the platform for meeting professionals to find news, share experience, give opinions and assess destinations and venues.


Judged Best Business Magazine of the Year 2012 at by the PPA Independent PublisherAwards, Conference News and its online sister conference-news.co.uk is the fastest growing publication dedicated to the UK meetings industry.


Conference News is part of the ever growing Mash Media stable of publications, websites and digital information products serving the fast-changing needs of the global meetings, events and exhibition industries.

Trophy Partner


Gaudio have a reputation as the UK’s most trusted designer and manufacturer of bespoke awards to the events industry. Our experienced and friendly project management team guide our clients expertly through the process from initial brief to delivery of the finished product.


Our cutting edge award designs are carefully tailored to your event theme, brand and budget and are provided entirely free of charge. With an emphasis on using only the highest quality materials Gaudio guarantee to deliver unique and individual awards that will delight your winners, your sponsors and attract the attention your event deserves.


If you are looking for inspiration for your award event visit www.gaudio.co.uk or see our trophies at the Conference Awards 2013.