1. Accommodation booking service
    Manchester Convention Bureau offers a free Accommodation Booking Service, providing a hassle free way to secure rooms for your event, whether on an allocation or contracted basis. The service, available for bookings of 10 rooms or more, will save you time and provide a seamless experience for your delegates.
  2. Manchester Central Exterior
    Manchester Central is an award-winning venue in the heart of one of Europe's most vibrant cities; its vaulted arches and station clock have made it an iconic city feature for more than 130 years.

Manchester: where great minds meet


Upcoming Conferences

Manchester is an influential, modern, knowledge based city amongst the top European locations for science, healthcare, education, business and leisure to name a few, with organisations from all over the globe choosing Manchester for their next conference or event.

Here you will find a calendar of some of the events already scheduled to take place in Manchester over the next year.

To learn more about why Manchester should be the location of your event visit our ‘Top 10 reasons to choose Manchester

  1. Magnetism 2023 is the premier conference organised by the UK and RoI magnetism community.
    1. 3 Apr 20234 Apr 2023
  2. Come together...  for great CPD, for animal care, for the profession
    1. 23 Mar 202325 Mar 2023
  3. Conference logo containing the head of a lion
    The BIBA Conference 2023 will be taking place on 10 & 11 May at Manchester Central. With thousands of insurance professionals under one roof, The BIBA Conference provides an unrivalled forum for the industry to reunite, network and do business together, efficiently and effectively.
    1. 10 May 202311 May 2023
  4. Scientific equipment glass tubes
    It is our great pleasure to announce that the Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine International Society (TERMIS) European Chapter Meeting will be held in Manchester in 2023.
    1. 28 Mar 202331 Mar 2023
  5. Conference logo with science themed graphic
    The 13th edition of Graphene Conference series, the largest European Event in Graphene and 2D Materials, will be organized in-person in Manchester (UK): June 27-30, 2023. Over the past editions, the Graphene Conference strengthened its position as the main in-person meeting point of the Graphene community worldwide.
    1. 27 Jun 202330 Jun 2023


  1. Hospitality suite with chairs and tables set out at Manchester City Football Club
    Take conferences and events to the next level with our range of stylish suites and outstanding facilities.
  2. The Lowry Hotel Exterior
    The Lowry Hotel is an iconic five-star hotel in Manchester with a large sprinkling of the extraordinary.
  3. Emirates Old Trafford is a flexible, multi-purpose conference and events venue delivering inspirational conferences, exhibitions, meetings, dinners and much more.
  4. Located in the heart of Manchester city centre, the National Football Museum & The 5th offer a truly unique dining and event space for up to 400 guests. Stunning architecture and interactive galleries throughout, make this venue stand out from the crowd.
  5. Whitworth Arch at the University of Manchester
    The University of Manchester’s inspirational surroundings provide a range of contemporary and historic venues within Manchester city centre.
  6. The Oakfield conference venue at Chester Zoo
    Inspire your team or networks by arranging a meeting or conference in the stunning surroundings of Chester Zoo. We’re easy to find, ideally located near Chester city centre, with lots of free and accessible on-site parking; just follow the brown zoo signs as you approach the city.
  7. etc.venues Manchester
    A bespoke and colourful conference and meeting venue in the heart of Manchester.
  8. AO Arena Exterior
    With over 130 shows and more than 1.2 million visitors every year, the AO Arena, Manchester is one of the busiest entertainment venues in the world and one of the largest arenas in Europe, welcoming the biggest acts, sporting events and the largest audiences, with a rich history of staging the best live events for over 25 years.
  9. DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Manchester – Piccadilly Exterior
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Manchester– Piccadilly is a stylish hotel located in Manchester city centre, perfectly situated amongst everything that Manchester has to offer. Explore the abundance of nearby attractions, experience the amazing nightlife or browse the array of shops, you at the very heart of the action.
  10. Winner of ‘Leading Hotel of the Year 2019’, The Edwardian Manchester brings redefined five-star luxury to the city’s beautiful Grade II*-listed Free Trade Hall.
  11. Red brick exterior of Depot Mayfield with 'Everything is Connected' sign
    The former railway station comprises of 5 large scale spaces offering the ultimate industrial backdrop and three interlinking archways for you to make the new home of your brand activations and events.
  12. A brand new hotel in Manchester City Centre.

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‘Melia Meets Together’ meeting package offer

‘Melia Meets Together’ meeting package offer

-Valid  for new requests contracted before 28.02.2023 -Booking Window : from now to 28.02.2023. -Travel Window: from now to 16.04.2023. For your customer: -DDR package offer from £35 (UK North)..

Book your next sustainable event at Manchester Met University

Book your next sustainable event at Manchester Met University

This January, the Manchester Met Conference Office welcomes The Better Business Summit to the Business School. The summit will bring business leaders together who want to redefine what it means to create a better, more sustainable world.


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