Watch an exclusive line-up of VIP speakers and SquareMeal event experts giving bitesize talks on hot industry topics. Get the insider knowledge on all the hottest new restaurants, bars and venues for events, listen to talks from industry experts, get free business advice and discover the latest trends.

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis and all SquareMeal Sessions are free to attend.

 

WEDNESDAY 20 SEPTEMBER

10.30AM

The hot list: New venues you need to know about

11.30AM

Restaurant roundup: The best new private dining spaces for 2017

12.30PM

Wrap up Christmas: Venues, themes, suppliers and all the trimmings

12.30PM

The power of creativity. Learn why creativity is a crucial skill in events and the 21st century

2PM

In Conversation with…Raymond Blanc: The Michelin-starred chef shares his catering secrets

3PM

Ask the experts: Behind the scenes with the Glamour Woman of the Year Awards team

4PM

Social media matters: How to build your brand online

5PM

Tech talk: The latest conferencing tools from apps to AI

5PM

Power hour panel: How three industry experts embarked on the industry

 

Thursday 21 September

10.30AM

Restaurant roundup: The best new private dining spaces for 2017

11.30AM

Be a trendsetter: Embrace the experiential and immersive trend to give your event the edge

12.30PM

The hot list: New venues you need to know about

1.30PM

Keep your cool: Wellbeing techniques to get the work-life balance right

1.30PM

Current events: What Brexit means for the industry

2.30PM

In Conversation with…Fran Cutler: The A-list party planner spills her secrets

3.30PM

Wrap up Christmas: Venues, themes, suppliers and all the trimmings

3.30PM

Be the boss: How to get ahead in your career (with the Event Marketing Association)