Informa Plc is a holding company, which engages in the provision of international business-to-business events, academic publishing, and information services. It operates through the following segments: Informa Connect, Informa Markets, Informa Tech, Informa Intelligence and Taylor & Francis. The Informa Connect segment is the Groupâ€™s Content, Connectivity and Data business, organizing content-driven events, training and programmes that provide a platform for professional communities to meet, network and share knowledge. The Informa Markets segment creates platforms for international markets to trade, innovate and grow. The Informa Tech segment informs educates and connects specialist Technology communities around the world. The Informa Intelligence segment provides specialist data; intelligence and insight to businesses, helping them make better decisions, gain competitive advantage and enhance return on investment. The Taylor & Francis publishes peer-reviewed scholarly research and specialist reference led academic content across subject areas within Humanities & Social Sciences and Science, Technology and Medicine The company was founded in December 1998 and is headquartered in London, United Kingdom.