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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. Over 50% of the people in the world now live in cities. City dwellers are exposed to a whole host of challenges and our urban forests will play an increasingly important role in helping to create places that are resilient to the threats posed by climate change, poor health and economic fluctuation.
    1. 20 May 202023 May 2020
  2. Manchester Central
    IHEEM is honoured to host the 2019 IFHE Europe Conference 8. & 9. October in Manchester, UK. The Conference takes place in of the UK’s most vibrant cities with a combination of engineering and cultural traditions that will attract delegates from Europe.
    1. 8 Oct 20199 Oct 2019
  3. The fourth annual Greater Manchester Tourism Conference will be held this year on Thursday 17 October and is one of the event highlights of the year for Marketing Manchester members and stakeholders.
    1. 17 Oct 2019
  4. This conference is the annual premier meeting on the use of instrumentation in the Nuclear and Medical fields. The meeting has a very long history of providing an exciting venue for scientists to present their latest advances, exchange ideas, renew existing collaboration and form new ones
    1. 26 Oct 20192 Nov 2019


  1. 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.
  2. Budget city centre hotel offering 127 contemporary guest rooms
    1. 1 Jan 200931 Dec 2009
    2. 1 Jan 201031 Dec 2010
    3. 1 Jan 201131 Dec 2011
    4. 1 Jan 201231 Dec 2012
    5. 1 Jan 201331 Dec 2013
    6. 1 Jan 201431 Dec 2014
    7. 1 Jan 201531 Dec 2015
    8. 1 Jan 201631 Dec 2016
    9. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    10. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    11. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
  3. Pugin’s architectural masterpiece is one of Manchester’s most unique and inspiring venues.
  4. Beautiful grade II listed hotel at the heart of the city centre.
  5. CityCo can cater for a range of meetings and events from 2 – 80. Whether it’s for a small conference, seminar or training session, pitch or presentation, celebration or away-day, bring your colleagues to a heritage venue in the heart of Manchester.
  6. Discover our History. Experience our Future.
  7. In Manchester’s most celebrated building, the Free Trade Hall, The Edwardian is Manchester’s only five star property, offering 263 bedrooms and 24 outstanding suites.

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