About The GCN Events

The Network for the Conference Industry

Inform. Inspire. Improve.
GCN Events works to provide quality information and events for commercial conference and association professionals. We aim to facilitate dialogue and strategic insight via a variety of forums and channels including events, education and industry-wide projects.  We seek to engender best practice across all the sectors represented in our community of events companies, venues, associations, trade bodies, educational institutions, suppliers and governmental bodies.

What the GCN Events does

GCN Events runs awards events, summits, roundtables and training, throughout the year bringing together professionals from a range of industries. These include:

  • Conference Awards
    Our flagship event, now in its 6th year and attracting over 600 conference professionals. The awards recognise and reward excellence for events and teams from across the globe.
  • European Association Awards
    With over 2,000 business associations in Brussels alone, the inaugural European Association Awards will recognise the key individuals and teams who ensure their members voices are heard whether the association’s core activities are at European or national level.
  • Association Excellence Awards
    These awards have been developed to celebrate best practice and excellence in all aspects of trade and professional Associations.
  • Awards Awards
    Celebrating the very best of the awards industry, giving them the chance to shine
  • London Venue Awards
    These awards have been developed to celebrate the best of all venues in London. With a judging panel comprising movers and shakers from venues and corporate users. October 2017
  • Events Events
    1 day with 4 specialist content streams for event professionals. Incorporating our popular events the Conference Summit and the Event Marketing Summit alongside brand new programmes for Awards and Venues this event which takes place in London January 2018 is the annual meeting place for all functions across the extended conference and events industry. www.events-events.co.uk
  • Association and Conference Training
    Training courses for sales, marketing, and events professionals led by industry experts run both as public course and in-house programmes.
  • Graduate Development
    Promoting the event industry to top universities and graduates, proving a carefully selected group of graduates with free, intensive training then placing them in event companies.


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