Destination Manchester

The Summit and Awards will be hosted at Emirates Old Trafford, Manchester – the famous home of Lancs Cricket.

With over 3,600m2 of space, 38 meeting rooms, over 600 on-site parking spaces, excellent transport links and a 150-bedroom Hilton Garden Inn on-site, Emirates Old Trafford is the ideal venue for the Forum.

Free onsite car parking is available for all attendees. A taxi from Manchester Airport takes approximately 20-25 minutes. The Metrolink tram stop at the stadium connects to the city’s three key rail stations, with trams every few minutes.

Full hotel details will be provided on registration.

[Apply for your pass here]


On site Hilton Garden Inn Hotel

Reduce your travel costs and maximise networking by staying at the on-site HQ hotel – the Emirates Old Trafford Hilton Garden Inn. Earlybird booking package includes two free hotel nights at this property – offered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Earlybird booking package includes two free hotel nights at this property – offered on a first-come, first-served basis. [Apply for your pass here]

If attending outside of the Earlybird then book directly at the group rate here. Group rate of £133 + VAT.

 


Hotel Football

Once the HQ is full, delegates will be directed to Hotel Football, opposite Manchester United FC’s home and just a 15 minute walk to the conference venue.

Earlybird booking package includes two free hotel nights at this property – offered on a first-come, first-served basis. [Apply for your pass here]

If attending outside of the Earlybird then book directly at the group rate here. Group rate of £125 + VAT.

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