1. Hybrid Event Solutions UK
    Hybrid Event Solutions UK is a new initiative created by the eight English Core Cities; Birmingham and West Midlands, Bristol, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, NewcastleGateshead, Nottingham and Sheffield to support you in booking Covid-secure venues in multiple locations across the UK.
  2. We're Good To Go
    "We're Good To Go"
  3. 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.

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. Housing 2021
    Housing 2021, the award winning Chartered Institute of Housing's annual conference and Europe's leading housing festival, returns to a COVID-safe Manchester Central in September after a year of virtual discussions, debates and dialogue.
    1. 7 Sep 20219 Sep 2021
  2. The International Conference on Mycorrhiza brings scientists, researchers, educators and private businesses together to share information on mycorrhizal research and developments throughout the world every 2 years.
    1. 6 Aug 202411 Aug 2024
  3. Bringing together the leaders, creators and change-makers who are shaping the future of digital.
    1. 9 Mar 202013 Mar 2020
  4. Celebrating its 50th year in Manchester, the conference of the Journal of Moral Education provides a unique interdisciplinary forum for the discussion and analysis of moral education and development throughout the lifespan.
    1. 28 Jul 202131 Jul 2021


  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. 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.
  3. Discover our History. Experience our Future.
  4. Located within Manchester's Medieval Quarter, just a few yards from Victoria station, Manchester Cathedral offers an oasis amidst the city's bustle for dinners, events and special occasions.
  5. 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.
  6. Dakota Manchester Hotel
    Dakota is a lifestyle brand for the independent thinking, discerning traveller.
    1. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    2. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
    3. 1 Jan 202131 Dec 2021

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