Delegates to be rewarded with range of prizes as event organisers confirm the Stockport Business Expo will return for a second year. The organisers of the upcoming Stockport Business Expo are on target to deliver the biggest Business to Business event in Stockport for 2012. Taking place at Edgeley Park Football Stadium on the 22nd […]

Manchester Conference Venues
July 11, 2012

A big thank you to begin with for the Manchester Hoteliers Association (MHA) and the Manchester Conference Venues for hosting us at the weekend for their annual event – Simply Manchester. Simply Manchester is a way for the Manchester Conference venues to showcase their destination in what is a unique way for venues and hotels […]

Why should you use a Venue Finder?
May 11, 2012

Venue finders are a fairly new idea to a lot of companies, organisations and event managers. Similar to Hotel Booking Agents, venue finder services are at no cost to event organisers, however they are paid on commission (varying from 8% to 20%) by the venue you eventually choose. Our experience says that every company that organises meeting should […]

Guide to attending an Exhibition
March 14, 2012

Goal of the Exhibition The first thing needed is to be sure if you really need to take a stand at an exhibition (rather than ‘I got a good deal on a stand’). It is possible to attend as a delegate and talk to stand holders and delegates at sessions, in coffee queues etc. If […]

The Radisson Blu Stansted Airport
February 11, 2012

Our conference venue update this week comes from the Radisson Blu Hotel at Stansted Airport, which is a timely reminder of the recent Radisson Edwardian Hotels rebrand to Radisson Blu. You’d be forgiven for thinking that an Airport Hotel’s primary focus would be its bedrooms, however within the walls of the Radisson Blu Stansted Airport lies 26 meeting rooms […]

The Kings House Conference Centre
January 22, 2012

On one of our recent site visits we came across a venue in Manchester that was a bit of an unknown to a lot of event organisers, so this week we introduce to you The Kings House Conference Centre. The venue is located near to the Palace Hotel Manchester between Manchester University and the now defunct BBC Building. Car parking […]

St Werburghs Centre Bristol
January 5, 2012

Following the massive demand for the Kings House Conference Centre last week, we follow up one little known venue with another small venue that has slipped below the radar for many event organisers. This week we introduce the St Werburghs Centre in East Bristol. We often get enquiries with organisers looking to do something a little different, […]

The London Hotel Rates Conundrum
October 11, 2011

As some of you may know Conference’s are half of what innov8 is about. We also book thousands of bedrooms a year across the UK both as part of events and as single business travellers. One conversation that keeps coming up, time and time again, is the London Hotel rates. Mainly are London Hotel Rates so different to the entire of […]