NEW FOR 2018

Join our Hosted Buyer Programme to gain access to exclusive show perks and an enhanced visitor experience at Venues + Events Live 2018.

Launching for the first time this year, hosted buyers will benefit from complimentary travel arrangements, access to The Hive  our new VIP networking lounge – and priority access to the SquareMeal Sessions, ensuring you get the very best out of the show.


Hosted Buyer BENEFITS 

Complimentary overnight accommodation in a London hotel OR economy travel to the show for buyers outside London

Free transport to the show from your business address if you work in central London

Exclusive access to The Hive, SquareMeal’s brand new networking lounge, from 10am-2pm on both days of the show

The chance to judge in the Canapé Cup, the most popular feature at Venues + Events Live, on Wednesday 19th September

VIP breakfast or lunch at the show


 If you’re in charge of a budget, a decision maker or a direct influencer, you may be eligible for the programme. Keep reading to see if you fit the criteria. 


Hosted Buyer Criteria

Decision maker or senior level of purchasing authority within your company

MICE annual budget(s) over £100,000 per year

11+ MICE events organised in the UK each year

Events organised in London, UK, Europe or internationally 


To register your interest in becoming a hosted buyer, click the button below.

*Please note that venues, event suppliers and visitors without a company email address will not be considered as a Hosted Buyer. All Hosted Buyers will be subject to strict vetting, so please only register your interest if you meet the criteria above.


*Hosted Buyer Terms + Conditions and Cancellation Policy