The Workplace Event

In an era marked by rapid technological advancements, shifting workplace cultures, and an increased focus on employee well-being, The Workplace Event 2024 emerges as a beacon of insight, innovation, and inspiration. Scheduled to take place from April 30 - May 2 at the NEC Birmingham, this event promises to be a pivotal gathering for over 5,000 workplace and facilities management professionals.

With over 100+ exhibitors showcasing cutting-edge products and services, The Workplace Event 2024 is a hub of innovation. These exhibitors cover a diverse range of offerings, from state-of-the-art workplace technology to ergonomic design solutions and well-being initiatives.

Summits and Seminars

At the heart of The Workplace Event 2024 lies an array of thought-provoking summits and seminars designed to elevate the discourse around the future of work. The Workplace Leaders’ Summit, a cornerstone of the event, brings together visionaries and influencers to delve into the latest trends shaping the workplace landscape. Simultaneously, The Knowledge Hub is divided into two distinct realms, one exploring the ever-evolving landscape of workplace technology and digital advancements, and the other delving into the realms of workplace culture, health, and well-being.

Amidst the wealth of knowledge and networking opportunities, The Workplace Event 2024 introduces the Wellbeing Village—a dedicated space focused on employee well-being. Attendees can explore the latest trends and solutions in workplace wellness, fostering an environment where physical and mental health are prioritised.

What’s On?

Adding an interactive and dynamic dimension to the event is "Tomorrow Meets Today." This initiative facilitates conversations between junior FM industry members and their senior counterparts, fostering unparalleled networking opportunities. An engaging dialogue featuring Andrew Hulbert and Sajna Rahman, the driving forces behind this initiative, promises to connect professionals across generations, creating a vibrant exchange of ideas and experiences.

Another highlight is the "Unhinged" Sessions, a unique opportunity to engage directly with the foremost figures in the FM industry. Hosted by Pareto FM, these exclusive Q&A sessions provide attendees with the chance to query and interact with industry leaders. Participants can gain invaluable insights, tips, and guidance, propelling their success in the world of FM.

Top 50 Leaders and Workplace Data Census

An integral part of The Workplace Event is the unveiling of the Workplace Leaders Top 50—an acknowledgment and celebration of the most influential and innovative players in the facilities management and workplace design sectors. This prestigious list recognizes organizations and individuals whose contributions have had a lasting impact on the industry, setting benchmarks for excellence and pushing the boundaries of what is possible in the modern workplace.

The Workplace Data Census is another highlight, providing a comprehensive snapshot of industry trends and insights. By gathering and analysing data from across the sector, the census offers a nuanced understanding of the challenges and opportunities that organisations face in adapting to the evolving demands of the modern workplace. This data-driven approach ensures that attendees leave the event not only inspired but armed with the knowledge needed to drive meaningful change within their organisations.

Career Hub and Networking

In addition to these enriching sessions, The Workplace Event 2024 boasts a Career Hub—a centralised space dedicated to helping professionals navigate their career paths. Whether you are a seasoned industry veteran seeking a new direction or a young professional eager to explore opportunities, the Career Hub offers resources and guidance to shape your future in facilities management.

The Networking Cafe provides a casual setting for attendees to connect, share ideas, and build lasting relationships. Fuel your conversations with coffee and collaboration in an environment designed to foster spontaneous interactions and the exchange of fresh perspectives.

Cap off your day of learning and networking at the end-of-day Networking Drinks. This relaxed setting provides the perfect backdrop to unwind, discuss the day's insights, and forge connections in a more informal setting.


As professionals from diverse backgrounds come together to explore the nuances of workplace design, technology, culture, safety, security, and well-being, the event becomes a core event for the dynamic and ever-evolving world of facilities management. Whether you're a seasoned industry veteran or a young professional eager to propel your success, The Workplace Event 2024 invites you to step into the future of work—a future shaped by innovation, collaboration, and a commitment to creating spaces that inspire, motivate, and nurture the individuals who inhabit them.

The Workplace Event is free to attend and is part of The Security & Security Series. Co-located with The Security Event, The Fire Safety Event, The Health & Safety Event, National Cyber Security Show and Professional Security Officer Live.

We also offer FREE PARKING for all visitors, saving you time and money, and giving you the flexibility to travel safely to and from the event across the full three days of the show.

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