De vere welcome reception


The hosted buyer Welcome Reception will take place on the evening of Monday 12 June and provides the perfect networking opportunity for hosted buyers to catch up ahead of the show opening on Tuesday 13 June!

The networking evening will take place in the incredible setting of the De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, kick-starting the week of The Meetings Show 2017 in style.

Drinks and canapes will be served on arrival with a sumptuous array of food stations available later in the evening with a variety of cuisines from across the world to suit every taste!

The Welcome Reception is limited to hosted buyers only. Should you wish to attend the event, simply submit your application today! Check out the full benefits of attending the show as a hosted buyer by clicking here.

  • Date: Monday 12 June 2017
  • Time: Drinks served from 19:25. Carriages at 22:30
  • Venue: De Vere Grand Connaught Rooms, 61 - 65 Great Queen Street , London, WC2B 5DA 

To apply to the hosted buyer programme and attend the welcome reception, please click below:


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Look back at 2016...

Last year's hosted buyer Welcome Reception took place at one of  London's hottest new venues and was held in partnership with Lime Venue Portfolio, with networking and entertainment at KidZania London.

Attendees joined the police to protect the city, got the chance to change a Formula E tyre in under 10 seconds and became DJs at Global's radio station - just a selection of activities that were available.
Lime Venue Portfolio’s partners Payne + Gunter and Lick Me I’m Delicious served up mouth-watering cuisine throughout the evening. 
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