Running the Race for Events After the London Olympics

The UK has moved up the global conference ladder since the 2012 London Olympics and broken into the top six city destinations in the world for major association congresses, but London and other major UK cities face a tough challenge from events destinations worldwide where investment in infrastructure and venues has pushed ahead.

Paul Colston’s article ‘Running the race for events after the London Olympics,’ explores how the UK can remain a leading events destination.

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Article originally published by Raconteur Media on 28 May 2015 in The Times Business Events report.

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