Is the events industry facing a major talent shortage?

Recovery Forum

Experts discuss whether there is a recruitment and retention crisis at the C&IT Recovery Forum.

On Thursday 24th June, C&IT hosted its first in-person event at etc venues County Hall in London. 

One of the panels that took place on the day looked at the issues around talent in the events industry, how people have left and why the market is so competitive right now.

The panel, hosted by Calum Di Lieto, Editor of C&IT, included:

- Rachael Kenny, Event Specialist at GLG

- Phillip Maggs, Innovation Director at Identity Group

- Laura Kelly, Client Development Director at Live Recruitment

- Nicola Roodt, Account Director at Green & Pleasant Events