20 - 21 February 2024, Freemasons' Hall

This year we have a fantastic seminar line-up that is set to inspire, educate and engage our audience in the hottest topics and trends in the industry.

HOW TO BOOK:

Unregistered? To book onto our free seminar sessions, register to attend the Show today and select the seminar(s) that you wish to attend.

Already registered? If you are already registered, you can sign-up to our seminar sessions by editing your visitor profile.

PLEASE NOTE: We consciously over-subscribe our seminars and seats are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis on the day. Registering your interest will give you priority but does not secure your seat. Please be sure to arrive 10 minutes early to ensure you get to experience the seminar/workshop you’d like to. 

Tuesday 20th February

4.30PM: London’s Top New Venue Openings for 2024

Stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of event planning and join Venue Search London, the leading, free venue finding experts, for their increasingly popular round up of the very best new and refurbished venues to arrive on London’s dynamic event scene. Whether you’re planning your summer party, a glamorous gala, a conference or a product launch, this seminar will give you the inside scoop on where you can find your dream venue.

Speakers: Venue Search London

Tuesday 20th February

5.30PM: Sustainability beyond the confines of your organisation: The importance of a Carbon-assessed supply chain

How can the carbon footprint of an event be reduced without knowing the full extent of its carbon intensity? The sustainability of an event goes beyond the actions of your own organisation. The carbon intensity of the suppliers that you use has a significant impact on an often overlooked aspect of your emissions. A carbon-assessed supply chain is vital in ensuring that your business is making the right choices for the long term. Join Greener Roadshows and their expert panel as they explore how to implement a more sustainable way of planning events.

Speakers: Greener Roadshows

Tuesday 20th February

6:30PM: Redefining Fun: Thinking Outside of the Box for Unforgettable Experiences

An exceptional event is all about curating an unforgettable experience for guests, at every step of their journey. Entertainment is one of the key areas that is often overlooked as just consisting of a function band or wandering magician – while these are great additions to an event, there is much more to explore in the world of entertainment. Join our expert panels as we delve into ‘out of the box’ entertainment ideas to elevate your event and make it truly unforgettable for your guests.

Speakers: TBC

Wednesday 21st February

9AM: London’s Top New Venue Openings for 2024

Stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of event planning and join Venue Search London, the leading, free venue finding experts, for their increasingly popular round up of the very best new and refurbished venues to arrive on London’s dynamic event scene. Whether you’re planning your summer party, a glamorous gala, a conference or a product launch, this seminar will give you the inside scoop on where you can find your dream venue.

Speakers: Venue Search London

Wednesday 21st February

10AM: Cultivating Wellness

In today’s fast-paced world, prioritising well-being in events is crucial for both guests and event professionals. Join Lucy Eden,  founder of Be In Your Element, in this session, “Cultivating Wellness,” where she will share insights on fostering a culture of holistic well-being in the event space. You will then be invited to join in on a short guided meditation and see first-hand how wellness can be integrated into your event.

Speakers: Be In Your Element

Wednesday 21st February

11AM: How to Heat up your Event: The Hottest Summer Event Trends

Hosted by Anna Peters, this panel of experts will explore how the challenges our industry have faced in recent times have had an impact on the way we operate our events and the new technologies that will deliver more sustainable and engaging events.

Speaker: Moderated by Anna Peters, Evolve Events

Wednesday 21st February

2PM: Reworking Networking

Ellie Turner Coughlin, TEDx Speaker & Co-Founder of Home of Connection will be joining us for an inspiring keynote that explores how you can transform the treadmill of conventional networking to a new approach that allows for serendipitous encounters. This new way of networking looks to create communities of diverse minds, offering fresh perspectives and building valuable and lasting industry relationships.

Speaker: Ellie Turner Coughlin, Home of Connection

Wednesday 21st February

3PM: Atul Kochhar: A Culinary Journey of Innovation and Excellence 

Atul Kochhar, a trailblazing, twice Michelin starred chef, restaurateur, and TV personality, has been at the forefront of Indian Cuisine for more than 30 years, re-shaping the Indian culinary landscape and leaving a lasting mark on the industry. Today, he operates the Atul Kochhar Hospitality Group, leading a group of successful and award winning restaurants across the UK, including the well-known Kanishka in Mayfair and Vaasu in Marlow, among many others. As well as AMOD events, a nationwide catering service for corporate hospitality and events.

So, what’s the secret behind Atul Kochhar’s culinary prowess? In this session, Atul will unveil the secrets behind delivering high-end event cuisine, maintaining quality and surpassing standards, as well as exploring the latest summer food trends and how to stay ahead of the game in an ever-evolving industry.

Speaker: Atul Kochhar

Wednesday 21st February

4PM: London’s Top New Venue Openings for 2024

Stay ahead in the ever-evolving world of event planning and join Venue Search London, the leading, free venue finding experts, for their increasingly popular round up of the very best new and refurbished venues to arrive on London’s dynamic event scene. Whether you’re planning your summer party, a glamorous gala, a conference or a product launch, this seminar will give you the inside scoop on where you can find your dream venue.

Speakers: Venue Search London