Top 10 reasons to attend BIR London Convention 2018
1. Ideal business platform
The BIR London Convention 2018 is set to offer the ultimate forum for the recycling business to meet hundreds of key players from all over the world under one roof. More business. More networking. More opportunities. Over just one weekend.
2. Global networking opportunities
Hundreds of participants from over 50 countries will attend the event. Connect in the exhibition, at the networking areas, in the exclusive Gold Member Lounge, drink receptions, and the Welcome Evening at the spectacular East Wintergarden, nestled among the iconic towers of Canary Wharf.
3. Key insights into the future of the recycling industry
Expand your knowledge and exchange best practices with business experts, thought-leaders and policy shapers looking at market trends and the key challenges facing the various recycling commodities of our industry.
4. Location, location, location
London is the most connected city on the planet, with direct flights to 380 destinations. An easy-to-reach destination for BIR members traveling from all around the globe.
5. Combine business with pleasure
Bring your family to London for the ultimate city trip that will combine great opportunities for your company with sightseeing and fun for your family.
6. Effective promotion
BIR brings together national associations and industry, suppliers and buyers, traders and processors, consumers and brokers. Become an exhibitor or sponsor the event to showcase your brand to direct customers.
7. Seize the opportunity
25 lucky attendees will have the possibility to attend a guided tour of the renowned London Metal Exchange on Friday 5 October. Register before 25 July, to make sure you enter the draw for a chance to win an entry ticket!
8. News & Demo Zone and Quick-fire debates
Listen and engage with success stories, business cases and quick-fire debates at the News & Demo Zone, a brand new concept for the BIR Conventions. Exhibitors and sponsors can also use the Zone to demo products or solutions during the event.
9. An experienced industry association
1For 70 years, BIR has united the global recycling industry. BIR is the oldest and most experienced international trade association of the recycling industry. Benefit from our know-how and the experience of our leadership.
10. Discover the BIR membership experience
If you are not already a member of BIR, you may want to consider the advantages of joining the largest international recycling industry association, with over 760 member companies from the private sector and 36 national associations in more than 70 countries. Joining BIR gives you the opportunity to save money, as well as a seat at the table as we shape public policy that affects your bottom line.
InterContinental London – The O2
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The Hotel InterContinental London – The O2 on the banks of the river Thames stands out in the buzzing Greenwich Peninsula, London’s rejuvenated historic, entertainment and financial gateway. The stunning 453-room property brings a new level of glamour to cosmopolitan guests seeking to enjoy the allure of global etiquette, timeless experiences, and the city’s local heritage. Alongside its five destination-inspired food and beverage outlets including The Peninsula Restaurant and rooftop sky bar, Eighteen, the hotel boasts a world-class health spa and sumptuous accommodation – including 59 suites – and the most breath-taking views over London. The O2 Arena is only a few steps away and the Emirates Air Line zips over the Thames to ExCel London. The Thames Clipper and the Jubilee line offer fast links to London’s West end and London City Airport.
PLEASE NOTE: Online hotel booking will open on 30 June 2018.