The Venue Expo is the largest exhibition in the north of England specifically designed for the MICE industry. 2014 was the first year of the profile which opened its doors to 3272 industry professionals at EventCity, Manchester and the 2015 show will see it relocate to Exhibition Centre Liverpool. The event will incorporate a vast array of exhibitors which will consist of venues, destinations and event support services showcasing their services across the 2 day exhibition.
Credible show features of The Venue Expo include a number of CPD accredited seminar stages such as a Keynote Stage, Marketing and Branding Stage, Live Production Theatre and an Event Technology Theatre which will be led by some of the industry’s most influential figures.
The Venue Expo will also incorporate 3 networking areas, a Business Lounge and VIP area which will allow attendees to schedule meetings and conduct business in a professional business environment.
For more information please refer to www.thevenueexpo.co.uk
The Venue Expo 2014 Statistics
-3272 MICE professionals attended across the 2 days
-Typical job roles of attendees included MD’s, Event Professionals, PA’s and Secretaries, Corporate Sales Managers and Director of sales, to name but a few
-38% of visitors were decision makers from within their business
-41% of attendees had an annual events budget of £50,000+
-63% of visitors came from outside the North West making The Venue Expo a national event
-Visitors organised over 26,730 events per annum
-26% of visitors were from a corporate background