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.
  3. Christmas Parties in Manchester
    There’s nowhere quite like Manchester during the festive months, with its rows of international markets selling winter warming drinks, special gifts and delicious food, as well as bright sparkling lights meandering through the bustling streets. So what better place to hold your 2017 Christmas Party? Manchester’s venues offer inspiring and flexible space to host anything from private banqueting for ten to spectacular winter wonderlands for hundreds.

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. CMD29 is a large international conference covering all aspects of condensed matter physics. It the 29th in the series of General conferences of the Condensed Matter Division of the European Physical Society, organized together with the Institute of Physics and will now take place from 21-26 August 2022 in Manchester.
    1. 21 Aug 202226 Aug 2022
  2. Earth viewed from space
    The International Atmospheric Chemistry Conference will take place in Manchester in 2022. It is jointly sponsored by the 15th Quadrennial iCACGP Symposium and the 17th IGAC Science Conference.
    1. 11 Sep 202215 Sep 2022
  3. Manchester skyline
    The annual One Young World Summit brings together 2,000+ of the brightest young leaders from every country and sector, working to accelerate social impact.
    1. 5 Sep 20228 Sep 2022
  4. Manchester will welcome the European Hernia Society for the EHS Annual International Congress 2022.
    1. 18 Oct 202221 Oct 2022


  1. Novotel Manchester Centre Entrance
    With easy-access to both Piccadilly and Oxford Road train stations, Manchester Centre is ideal for guests looking to explore the many sights the city has to offer.
  2. Swans Travel is a specialist in the provision of professional transport services for aiport and hotel transfers, conferences and corporate hospitality.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  3. Victoria Warehouse is a unique, innovative event space in the heart of Manchester, one of Europe’s most exciting cities.
  4. Book a stay at one of 59 beautifully designed Serviced Apartments in Manchester City Centre, fully fitted for the practicalities of daily life, finished with a subtle suggestion of the Orient inspired by the bustle of nearby Chinatown. As you'd expect from a luxury hotel, there's every concession to contemporary style and comfort. Choose between our Smart and Grande Studio, two bed Penthouse Suite or book a Liberty or Loft Suite.
  5. Clayton Hotel Manchester Airport Breakout Space
    At Clayton Hotel Manchester Airport, we offer state-of-the-art meeting rooms and conference centres in Manchester with the perfect ambiance for delegates to make great decisions, learn or be inspired. Our flexible meeting venues are sustainable and spacious hosting up to 100 delegates in sophisticated, fully-equipped, quiet surrounds with plenty of natural light.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  6. 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.
  7. It’s easy to fall in love with grandeur like this.
  8. Dakota Manchester
    Dakota Manchester is a luxury, lifestyle hotel thoughtfully designed with no detail spared.
    1. 1 Jan 202231 Dec 2022
  9. 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.
  10. etc.venues Manchester
    A bespoke and colourful conference and meeting venue in the heart of Manchester.
  11. Whitworth Locke
    Set in a beautiful 19th Century building in Manchester’s civic quarter, Whitworth Locke is minutes from the city’s main attractions, best independent bars & shops and Manchester's famed eccentric nightlife.

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