Corporate buyers are primarily from the UK and organise both UK and overseas events.
Event suppliers can be from either the UK or overseas.
An invaluable opportunity to meet and get to know your elite event industry peers and to learn from them. Our aim is to host an event where everyone benefits from having fun and doing business together.
On 15th February we will be joined by key note speakers and leading experts from the events and meetings industry who will present inspiring and educational seminars and discussions on the hottest topics in events this year. Stay at the cutting edge with talks on a range of subjects.
PAST SPEAKERS HAVE INCLUDED…
Richard Alford, Managing Director of world-renowned creative agency M&C Saatchi on unleashing your inner creative
TV presenter Monty Halls on leading teams in challenging conditions
Ben Fogle on memorable destinations and pushing boundaries
Tom Parker Bowles on food trends
Catherine Spencer (former England Rugby Captain & Founder of Inspiring Women) on the drive to succeed
Jo Egan from Hotel Desk on when and how to work with agencies
Katie Streten from Imagination on post-event engagement and message amplification
Jon Douglas from iBid on the year’s top event technologies
Rick Stainton from Smyle on delivering events efficiently and sustainably - on brand and on budget
Kevin Jackson from George P Johnson on tracking event ROI
Melanie De Matos from Moet Hennessy on the history of the 'Most Loved Champagne House'
Dale Parmenter from drp on the relationship between engagement and ROI
Kate Conway from Tesco on harnessing the power of digital
We ensure that our Forums allow you to build on those quality business relationships through our face to face meetings with every Forum attendee.
With over 600 qualified event planners and 100 of the best suppliers from the UK and around the World, the BNC Event Show on 6th July 2016 offers a uniquely valuable networking experience.
We vet each and every guest and exhibitor to ensure everyone in the room is suitable and relevant for each other. Real, qualified contacts.
Spend quality time with a group of top event professionals. Network at breakfast, during meetings and refreshment breaks, lunches, receptions and dinners - we provide networking opportunities at every possible occasion!
Every guest at the BNC Event Shows is truly spoilt on the day. Firstly, you can choose a luxury gift when you register today, including designer make up and beauty treatments, gadgets and experience vouchers. Register today to make your selection... if you can choose!
As well as these amazing registration gifts, every guest will receive a luxury goodie bag at the show. Previous goodie bags have included amazing treats from Harrods, Fortnum & Mason and Estée Lauder.
By attending a BNC Forum you and your company will stand out as having taken part, in turn helping you push forward with your company's visibility from within the industry!
Networking can be thirsty work, that’s why at the BNC Event Shows we make sure delicious refreshments are always on hand. Serving contemporary cuisine throughout the day for breakfast, elevenses, lunch and afternoon tea, plus a selection of drinks - you’ll be spoilt for choice.
Best of all, it’s absolutely free of charge. Who says there’s no such thing as a free lunch?
The BNC is renowned for bringing the right buyers together with a variety of engaging exhibitors. We also add our own touches, gathered from a combined 60 years of events world experience, to inspire you.
Are you one of those people who never wins anything? Well, things could be looking up for you. At the BNC Event Show we’ll be giving away incredible luxury prizes – and you really do have a great chance of winning!
TO DATE, THE BNC EVENT SHOWS HAVE GIVEN AWAY...
6,000 goodie bags
14 pairs of sparkly Jimmy Choos
10 pairs of Christian Louboutins
14 Mulberry handbags
Holidays in Oman, New York, Mauritius, Istanbul, France, the Algarve, Vienna, Dubai, Qatar, Tenerife, the UK, the Alpes, Phuket and Paris
Plus, VIP experiences, theatre tickets, jewellery, meals at top restaurants and luxury hotel breaks
There have been 181 winners so far. You know what they say… you’ve got to be in it to win it!