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As a conference and events destination, Birmingham leads the way.
The city is one of Europe's busiest meeting points and home to a vast number of conference and meetings venues. These range from purpose-built, internationally renowned facilities, to academic venues and smaller, unique settings, making it an ideal location for events of all sizes.
Birmingham sits at the heart of a comprehensive transport network with a wide range of accommodation and a leisure offering that's second to none, making it one of the best placed cities to do business.
Birmingham Convention Bureau
Birmingham Convention Bureau ensures that every aspect of event planning is taken care of: from finding the right venue, booking the hotel, making dining reservations, to even bidding for the event.
The BCB team offers free venue finding and accommodation booking services as well as an Event Support Package which provides further benefits to event organisers such as marketing and PR support.
From global events and exhibitions shared by thousands, to smaller more intimate meetings, conferences and launches, Birmingham's range of venues offers a world of choice. Birmingham has some of the world's leading conference and event venues including The International Convention Centre (ICC) and National Indoor Arena (NIA), The National Exhibition Centre (NEC) and the LG Arena.
Whatever your needs, however specific your requirements, Birmingham has a proven track record in meeting - and well and truly exceeding - expectations. Key organisations in the city and wider region, work together to attract and host major events and conferences. This collaborative approach ensures a targeted sales strategy that focuses on events that are economically relevant to Birmingham and have a positive impact on the city.
With more than 27,000 hotel beds in and around Birmingham, whatever your accommodation requirements, Birmingham will meet them. From top-class luxury hotels and apartments to country house hospitality, fabulous boutique hotels to budget accommodation, there's a great night's sleep waiting for you.
Entertainment and Leisure
Birmingham has plenty of variety when it comes to what to do outside of the meeting room. It's a city with 1,000 shops, a world-class arts scene, buzzing nightlife and a strong sporting heritage.
The city was labelled 'England's' second culinary capital' by The Times and boasts more Michelin stars than any other UK regional city. The Taste of Birmingham food festival is a celebration of this, taking place in 16-18 July this year.
For more details on Birmingham's conference and event offering including free venue location, head to www.meetbirmingham.com