1. Conference venue virtual tours
    Explore our amazing venues from anywhere in the world with our collection of conference and meeting venues with virtual tours
  2. 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.
  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. Museum visitors inspecting particle collider exhibition
    The 30th International Symposium on Lepton Photon Interactions at High Energies will take place at The University of Manchester between January 10-14, 2022.
    1. 10 Jan 202214 Jan 2022
  2. Bringing the global digital sector together for a week of events across Greater Manchester.
    1. 7 Mar 202111 Mar 2021
  3. After two years away, BSAVA will return live and face to face at Manchester Central 24 - 26 March 2022 . Delivering a brand-new style of learning across a refreshed interactive CPD programme, and an industry-wide exhibition - all under one roof.
    1. 24 Mar 202226 Mar 2022
  4. University of Manchester
    The International Conference on Energy Research and Social Science is the premier global forum for exploring the nexus of energy and society.
    1. 20 Jun 202223 Jun 2022
  5. We look forward to 2022 and welcoming you back to Manchester on 28-30 June.
    1. 28 Jun 202230 Jun 2022
  6. 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. 1 Sep 20224 Sep 2022


  1. Qbic Manchester Hotel Entry Lounge
    You can’t get much more central than YOTEL Manchester Deansgate.
    1. 1 May 202131 Dec 2021
  2. Hallé St. Peter’s is a Grade II listed building and is the principal rehearsal and recording venue for the Hallé Orchestra, Choir, and other Hallé Ensembles.
  3. A hidden gem at the crossroads of one of the city’s most stylish neighbourhoods. When you stay at CitySuites, Manchester is yours to explore. Situated in the heart of Manchester’s cosmopolitan city centre, CitySuites is a luxurious respite for short and long-term stays.
  4. Emirates Old Trafford is a flexible, multi-purpose conference and events venue delivering inspirational conferences, exhibitions, meetings, dinners and much more.
  5. Kimpton Clocktower Hotel
    Kimpton Clocktower has 17 meeting and event spaces that include the Whitworth Rooms, which can be used in conjunction with the newly renovated Ballroom to create flexible conferencing facilities for more than 1,500 delegates, with a private entrance via Waterhouse Way on Whitworth Street.
  6. INNSIDE Manchester has 5 versatile spaces all with integrated LCD Projector and Screen, natural daylight, air conditioning, and complimentary Wi-Fi access
    1. 1 Jan 201731 Dec 2017
    2. 1 Jan 201831 Dec 2018
    3. 1 Jan 201931 Dec 2019
    4. 1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020
    5. 1 Jan 202131 Dec 2021
  7. Meetings Inspired is The Lowry Hotel's new meetings & event products designed to bring your visions for your meetings to life.
  8. 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.

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