Convention centre shortlisted in Best Venue - UK category for a fifth year.
The C&IT Awards; where amazing people, innovative venues and brilliant events are celebrated once again feature ICC Belfast in the Best Venue - UK category shortlist. These awards, which showcase the creativity and achievements of MICE industry leaders are regarded among the most prestigious in the business event industry. Despite two challenging years due to COVID 19 and a halt on events, the ICC Belfast team remained innovative with 94% of stakeholders stating that ‘ICC Belfast could not have done any more in response to the pandemic’ and continued to thrive, completing over 50 hybrid and virtual events
Now, with a focus on the future, ICC Belfast is committed to sustainability, aligning its policies to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. With around fifteen local Northern Irish food suppliers showcased per ICC Belfast business event, the venue and its partners are committed to supporting local businesses throughout Belfast and Northern Ireland and showcasing their talent on a world stage. ICC Belfast is also a proud living wage employer and places a great emphasis on supporting employee wellness, providing employees with health and wellbeing advice and several initiatives such as de-stress massages and fresh fruit and snacks provided to promote healthy wellbeing.
Julia Corkey, Chief Executive of ICC Belfast said,
We are thrilled to have been shortlisted in the Best Venue category for what is the fifth year in a row at the C&IT Awards. Our world-class venue, and the team behind it, are passionate, innovative and ambitious so it is a real honour to have our efforts recognised in these prestigious awards that celebrate the very best of the business events industry.
Having played host to some amazing events such as the Belfast Premiere in November 2021 and the Digital DNA tech conference in April 2022, ICC Belfast has returned stronger than ever to be at the forefront of spectacular events that showcase Belfast as a remarkable destination. With an innovative team who are ambitious and committed, the future looks bright for ICC Belfast.
The 2022 C&IT Awards ‘Best Venue’ winner will be announced at the official awards ceremony taking place in The Londoner Hotel on Friday 30 September 2022. Find out more about the C&IT Awards here.