Grow your business, network and knowledge at the Festival of Enterprise.
Whether it's cashflow that keeps you up at night, not enough sales, finding and recruiting talent, worries about your competitors, lack of motivation, or simply issues with your systems or inefficient processes - the Festival of Enterprise will have it all covered.
Your free visitor pass gives you access to the full event agenda, focusing on 5 main themes: funding, revenue growth, technology, strategy, and inspiration. Business owners and entrepreneurs will take away proven strategies that the most successful business owners have used to fuel their growth
Content delivered by over 150 expert speakers across hundreds of sessions, the exhibition floor giving you access to over 250 companies all specialising in helping businesses reach their growth potential, over 50 networking events taking place, and over 8000 entrepreneurs in attendance - it’ll be two packed-full days of knowledge and networking, all designed to help your business grow, faster.
Due to attend an event with us? We can't wait to welcome you back to our safe and secure venue and reconnect you with the events you love! In preparation for your return, we've made sure our new Venue Protect measures are in place ready for your visit.
Arriving by car? Remember to pre-book your parking to save money and avoid payment queues on the day so you have more time to spend at the event. Pre-pay is available in our standard & disabled public car parks.Book now
Make the most of your upcoming visit to the NEC. From booking your hotel, sorting out travel, pre-booking your parking or scoping out the excitement that awaits across the NEC campus, our visiting us page has everything covered.Discover More
Holiday Inn Birmingham Airport, 3 miles from the NEC offers affordable luxury. Socialise in the Open Lobby, dine in the Marco’s New York Italian restaurant and arrive using the free shuttle service.
From luxury resorts to simple rooms to please, you’ll find a host of hotels right on our doorstep. Head to our Visitors page to view your nearest options.
When it comes to wining and dining, we naturally wanted to ensure a range of lip-smacking options was always on the menu.