Are You International Business Festival (IBF18) Ready?

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The International Business Festival 2018 (IBF18) has officially started in Liverpool and will run until 28th June. There will be nine days of innovation, inspiration, knowledge sharing and networking with delegates from more than 200 countries, so are you ready to do business?

IBF18 in a nutshell

IBF18 is a huge event with a global audience and  fringe activities taking place across the city too, so here’s all you need to know – in a nutshell.

There are 55 major events boasting 200 world-class speakers over the nine themed days, which are all designed to boost business visitors’ knowledge, help you make connections and provide you with inspiration and ideas to grow your business.

What are IBF18’s Themed Days?

There really is something for business size and type to gain inspirations and information from.

12th June – Global Economics

13th June – Urbanisation & Cities

14th June – Sustainable Energy

19th June – Future Transport

20th June – Manufacturing

21st June – Global Logistics & Shipping

26th June – Health & Life Sciences

27th June – Creative Industries

28th June – Sport, Culture & Travel

Where is IBF18 taking place?

The main venue for IBF18 is the 8,100 sqm Exhibition Centre Liverpool, situated in the heart of Liverpool Waterfront, a lively visitor attraction, world-class heritage destination. It’s accessible by road, rail, plane (via Liverpool John Lennon Airport and Manchester Airport) and there is plenty of parking too.

What about accommodation in Liverpool for IBF18?

If you’re not already staying with us, you can check availability at our three conveniently-located city centre sites – Irwell Chambers, Fox Street and Merchants Quarters.

We’re very used to accommodating business travellers from across the globe so if you have any questions, just get in touch!

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