London is a forward thinking business event destination, opening its doors to corporate events, associations, meetings and incentives.

London is open for business events. As one of the most visited cities on earth, record numbers of visitors come here to sample our rich heritage and culture, with over 2,000 years of history, 215 museums and 857 art galleries. Combined with London's 140,000+ hotel rooms, 1,000+ unique venues, and unbeatable connections to the rest of the world, the city is one of the world's most desirable international event destination.

London offers even better value now than ever which makes it a great time to secure the best deals.

To find out more about London for your next event, get in touch with the convention bureau team and join the conversation on Twitter.

What our partners say

“London is one of the most vibrant, diverse and forward thinking cities in the world. The capital has the infrastructure, people and global connections, and is always open for business.”

Steve Sayer, Commercial Director, The O2

“London is the best place in the world for business events because it is one of the most welcoming cities in the world. It’s historic yet modern, with fabulous food, wonderful views and so much to do day and night that you can never get bored."

Osama Hirzalla, Vice President Brand Marketing and eCommerce Europe, Marriott International

“London's advantages as a world city - time zone, access to cutting edge technology and innovation, transport connectivity, its economic dynamism, and its innate entrepreneurial spirit – will ensure that it will thrive in the global economy."

David Pegler, CEO, ExCeL London

“As a vibrant and exciting place, London continues to be the best city in the world for business events. Its diverse range of unique venues and accommodation, always impresses, along with an international mix of cultural offerings across the entire capital."

Sir Nicholas Kenyon, Managing Director, Barbican

“London offers some of the world’s most prestigious and inspiring venues for business events. The palaces in our care continue to provide spectacular settings for a wide range of commercial events."

Liz Young, Head of Events, Historic Royal Palaces

How we can help

By speaking to us at London & Partners, you can access the very best free advice for creating a lasting event legacy in London. As London's official convention bureau, we work closely with you to unlock the city, find the right venues, organise site inspections and connect you with the ideal event solution. For guidance on your next event, contact the team to see how we can help.

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