Visiting Confex 

Come and join us for the best attended and most loved events industry showcase!

It’s a tough time for our industry and we will certainly have some mountains to climb post COVID19, it will be more important than ever that we unite for 2 days of knowledge sharing, networking and inspiration.



  • Over 300 event, meeting and exhibition suppliers
  • 1000s of products & services
  • NEW event technology
  • The BEST venues and hotels
  • TOP destinations, attractions and entertainment
  • And so much more…


Education and learning sits at the heart of International Confex and includes a free to attend programme of over 70 sessions designed to help event, meeting and exhibition organisers develop their knowledge and stay ahead of the trends that are evolving and disrupting the industry. Hear top industry figures share their insights, putting you in an even better position to achieve your objectives in 2021.


Keynote Theatre

The main stage at Confex will play host to a series of live debates, educating and inspiring visitors on what the future of the events industry holds and how to successfully tackle key challenges such as sustainability, crisis management and CSR.


The hugely popular technology stream offers two full days discussing latest trends, emerging technologies as well as the practical application of technologies for events of all types.

Association Events Forum

Supported by ABPCO and ICCA, this one-day programme offers compelling content specifically designed for Association Event Professionals - Event Planners, Managers, Executives and PCOs.

Sales Academy

In association with the AEO, the sales academy returns with a plethora of takeaways to improve your sales performance, whatever your level and experience, with new and innovative tools to build powerful networks and generate sales leads.

Marcomms Theatre

This one-day programme will capture imaginations with the knowledge needed to maximise event awareness across all types of events. The Marcomms Theatre will cover the full spectrum of event marketing for events. 


We provide the largest event buying forum covering all elements of creating, designing and delivering an event. International Confex provides everything you need to build an event from start to finish. We have a number of initiatives taking place across the two days including:



As event planners become more and more adaptable and multitasking The Delegate Wranglers has become such an integral part of the event planners day to day swiss army knife. The Delegate Wranglers will be hosting a pavilion with some of their supplier and venue partners, giving visitors the opportunity to discover how DW can make their life as an event professional easier, while becoming part of a fantastic networking community.



In partnership with Blue Hat teambuilding, Kyvha Hampers and B1G1 Charity. This is an exciting opportunity for 80 senior delegates from agencies and corporates to take part in a speed networking opportunity that will not only expand their knowledge and contacts but also generate meaningful charity impacts across the globe. If you are interested in participating in 2020 – please email Duncan This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.



Travel in style to International Confex; Thames Clippers are hosting breakfast on a leisurely cruise along the River Thames, with tea, coffee, and pastries. 


9:00       London Eye Pier (south) 

9:30       London Bridge City Pier (south)

10.00     North Greenwich Pier

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A showcase of the latest technology to service the events industry, discover technology providers ranging from AR & VR, event management software, registration providers, apps, audience engagement and holograms.



Academic venues have continually evolved to offer the quintessential environment for learning, networking and knowledge transfer. These three components are what place these institutions amongst the most desired spaces for hosting events, discover why an academic venue could be the perfect solution for your event.



For those looking for diverse venues within an hour of London these stand partners are a range of exciting, classic  and grand venues with teambuilding, conference and accommodation facilities.



Looking to meet venues of the North without the travel? this is an opportunity to meet some of the North of Englands most diverse and interesting venues for your next event.



Independent and boutique hotels groups are showcasing on this dedicated pavilion.



The Exclusively London pavilion will feature a selection of handpicked venues offering a range of event solutions for  small  medium and large events.  Our venue partners  will also be holding talks on the pavilion and  Q&A’s on topics such as Sustainability and CSR, Immersive events and venue booking tips.



The exhibition zone features suppliers and venues specifically for exhibition organisers, from stand builders, to tech and temporary structures.