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IPEX 2017, 31 Oct - 3 Nov 2017, NEC Birmingham UK

Venue and Show Hours

Hall 5, NEC, Birmingham, UK

The NEC is well located at the heart of the UK, and is the UK’s number one venue hosting 2.1 million visitors and over 34,000 exhibiting companies to over 500 events every year. The NEC offers flexible space for organisers to host any type of event, including ready-made event layouts and complete blank canvases which spark innovation and creativity.

The venue can provide over 182,000 square metres of covered indoor space across 20 interconnecting halls and 34 conference suites, in addition to over 392 acres of hard-standing ground and 75 acres of woodland.

As well as great event spaces, the NEC offers fantastic facilities for visitors while they’re on site. Award-winning caterer Amadeus provides everything from 200-seater cafés to quick-snack bars, while there are also well-known outlets like Starbucks, Subway and JD Wetherspoon. In addition, the NEC provides free visitor Wi-Fi and has enhanced its 3G and 4G connectivity throughout the venue.

Benefiting from unrivalled connectivity by road, rail and air, the NEC is the most conveniently located venue in the country. And last year, Resorts World Birmingham opened – it’s the UK’s first integrated destination leisure and entertainment complex. 

Show Hours

Tuesday 31 October 2017               10:00 - 17:30

Wednesday 1 November 2017       10:00 - 17:30

Thursday 2 November 2017           10:00 - 17:30

Friday 3 November 2017                 10:00 - 15:30