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Meet over 750 exhibitors and mingle with 5,000+ industry professionals
The Meetings Show has gained the reputation as the number one destination in the UK for the meetings and events industry. Whether you spend all of your time planning events, or it’s part of a wider role, The Meetings Show will provide you with the skills and inspiration you need to produce better value, more innovative meetings and events.



The Show welcomes more than 5,000 industry professionals who gather for two focussed days of meetings, education and networking opportunities. Over 750 exhibiting suppliers from the UK and around the world take stands on the show floor with a wide variety of destinations, conference centres, hotels, venues and technology providers. This allows more than 2,000 buyers to meet and do business with ease.



 Hosted Buyer Programme – unique in the UK

The Hosted Buyer Programme of The Meetings Show is the only one of its kind in the UK. It enables more than 900 association, agency and corporate buyers to attend the show in the most efficient way possible. They are invited to enjoy and benefit from a pre-show Conference and Networking Reception on Tuesday 23 June 2020.



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The Meetings Show announces ‘MPI Foundation – Cocktails for Charity’ party

The Meetings Show MPI cocktails flyer
The Meetings Show has announced that its annual charity party in partnership with the MPI Foundation will return for the sixth edition of the show.
Taking place on Wednesday 27 June, the all-inclusive networking event ‘Cocktails for Charity’ will be held in the Pillar Hall of Olympia London, following the first day of the show, representing a key part of the show’s networking calendar.


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The Meetings Show announces keynote speakers

The Meetings Show Keynote speakers
The leading event for the UK inbound and outbound meetings industry, The Meetings Show, has announced the keynote speakers for its 2018 education programme.
On Tuesday 26 June, The Meetings Show’s Pre-Show Conference – which is exclusively for attendees on the show’s hosted buyer programme – will be opened by John Straw, senior advisor to McKinsey and Co and IBM. John’s talk on ‘Technomics - the end and the beginning of everything you know’, will focus on emerging technology and what this means for the meetings industry.


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GDPR one month on – The Meetings Show offers support to businesses feeling the impact

Luke Vile, Cyber Security Operations Director for 2-sec
The Meetings Show is offering support and providing a forum for visitors to discuss the impact of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), following changes to the law last month.

On 25 May, GDPR – a new regulation requiring businesses to protect the personal data and privacy of EU citizens – was introduced, but some in the meetings industry have been left uncertain about how it will affect them and how they handle data now and in the future.


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The Meetings Show celebrates the Year of the Woman

Women in Hospitality 2020
The Meetings Show will be celebrating the Year of the Woman next month, with a focus on the role women play in the meetings and events industry high on the agenda of its education programme.
Women in Hospitality 2020 (WiH2020) will be using The Meetings Show, which takes place on Wednesday 27 and Thursday 28 June, to launch the new Diversity in Hospitality, Travel & Leisure Charter.


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IET Venues to exhibit at The Meetings Show 2018

IET London: Savoy Place
IET Venues’ two UK sites in London and Birmingham will be exhibiting at The Meetings Show at Olympia London (stand J504), taking place between 27-28 June 2018.
As the UK headquarters of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), IET London: Savoy Place is one of the UK’s leading venues for STEM events (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) and has become the venue of choice for high-profile partners and brands from the STEM sector in recent years.


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