Exhibition & Convention Centres

NEC

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Overview

Tradeshows
Best Suited
383+
Events Hosted
1st
Rank in Birmingham
182+
Upcoming Events
4.1
Very Good Reputation

The NEC – the UK’s number one venue – where brands are born products are launched and networks are made.As one of Europe’s leading exhibition and event centres it offers flexible space for organisers to host any type of event – from ready-made layouts to blank canvases that spark innovation and creativity. The venue one of the best connected via road rail and air is also a perfect fit for conferences and live events with flexibility to host any size event from 20-5000 delegates. As well as recurring events like BBC Good Food Show and Spring Fair it welcome leading national and international brands such as Range Rover Sainsbury’s Coca Cola and Toyota for corporate activations and communication events. It is also home to leading financial retail and automotive household names who choose the NEC to welcome their staff and clients to inspire engagement Show Less

Total Area

197K sq.m.

Built Year

1975

Renovated Year

N/A

Meeting Rooms

65

Highly Rated For

Amenities

Cleanliness

Food

Location


Leading Events

Sun, 04 - Wed, 07 Sep 2022
Sun, 06 - Thu, 10 Feb 2022

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Address

52.453928-1.715767
North Ave Marston Green Birmingham B40 1NT
Birmingham, UK

Seasonality

Low
High

Event Calendar

23rd - 24th
Oct, 21
1 day to go

The National Snow Show

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4
23rd - 24th
Oct, 21
1 day to go

One Earth Show

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29th - 31st
Oct, 21

The National Wedding Show - Birmingham

 • Tradeshow • Ocean Media Group Limited
119
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Landscape London

 • Tradeshow • Landscape Show Ltd
101
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Lab Innovations

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Flagship Events

Sun, 04 - Wed, 07 Sep 2022
Birmingham
1282 Participants
Sun, 06 - Thu, 10 Feb 2022
Birmingham
1186 Participants
Wed, 14 - Thu, 15 Sep 2022
Birmingham
822 Participants
Wed, 22 - Thu, 23 Sep 2021
Birmingham
594 Participants
Tue, 22 - Thu, 24 Mar 2022
Birmingham
518 Participants
Fri, 07 - Sat, 08 Oct 2022
Birmingham
622 Participants
Sun, 23 - Wed, 26 Jan 2022
Birmingham
519 Participants
Sun, 04 - Wed, 07 Sep 2022
Birmingham
457 Participants
Thu, 25 - Sun, 28 Nov 2021
Birmingham
403 Participants
Thu, 18 - Sun, 21 Aug 2022
Birmingham
332 Participants

Meeting Space

Total Space

196538.06 sq.m.

Indoor Space

-

Outdoor Space

-

Number of Halls

65

Largest Hall

24870.88 sq.m.

Max Hall Capacity

22309 Persons

Meeting SpaceRoom SizeRoom DimensionsMax Capacity
Concourse Suite 1979 sq.m.10.16 x 7.95 m.70 people
Concourse Suite 2093 sq.m.12.57 x 7.54 m.80 people
Concourse Suite 21-23 (Each)73 sq.m.7.04 x 10.56 m.70 people
Concourse Suite 27-33(Each)62 sq.m.6.04 x 10.56 m.60 people
Concourse Suite 3477 sq.m.7.04 x 11.06 m.70 people
Concourse Suites 1 & 2744 sq.m.31.38 x 23.03 m.670 people
Foyer1645 sq.m. - 1K people
Gallery Hospitality Suites 14-18(Each)54 sq.m.7.34 x 7.54 m.50 people
Gallery Restaurant506 sq.m.15.29 x 33.49 m.450 people
Gallery Seminar Suites 1,2&3260 sq.m.21.88 x 12.07 m.230 people

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