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Here’s where you can find out about our exceptional venues, innovations and initiatives in the world of conferencing in Leeds. There’s always something happening and there’s always something on the horizon for our city too. Keep up to date with all the updates and developments here. The exceptional venues, unique events, innovations and initiatives that keep Leeds amongst the top UK conference destinations.

National recognition for Leeds’ work to become a digital city

Leeds City Council has scooped digital council of the year at the 2019 Digital Leaders 100 awards for its work to improve digital tools, technology and inclusion in the city. The annual awards celebrate the teams and individuals who are wor

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10 Jul 2019

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Emerald Headingley Stadium already proving a gem…

The £45m refurbishment of one of Leeds’ sporting stadia is already proving a sound investment, with a huge influx of bookings for conferences, events and celebrations. Emerald Headingley Stadium, the home of Yorkshire County Cricket Club

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28 Jun 2019

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Find Leeds’ Medieval Marvels this summer!

Leeds is about to travel back in time. For the 26th year, the International Medieval Congress is coming to the University of Leeds – bringing medieval experts together for a series of discussions, demonstrations and debates. The congr

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28 Jun 2019

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Events in the heart of the Cultural Quarter, Leeds

Leeds College of Music has joined forces with Northern Ballet to offer an exciting new conference space in Leeds’s cultural quarter. With over 100 years of combined cultural activity, the two neighbouring institutions have teamed up to ca

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26 Jun 2019

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Another award win at prestigious CHS awards for Leeds venue

Leeds, June 18th, 2019 – Horizon Leeds, the Leeds-based venue hire business, has been recognised as the best conferencing and events venue in the UK for onsite technology for the 4th year running at the

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25 Jun 2019

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Success for Leeds following this year’s Conference & Hospitality Show Awards

ConferenceLeeds is celebrating being highly commended in the UK’s Best Convention Bureau category, following the recent Conference & Hospitality Show (CHS) Awards. The ConferenceLeeds team were shortlisted alongside the winning organisation

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18 Jun 2019

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Hilton Leeds City Hosts 100 Year Celebration Open House

Hilton Leeds City Hosts 100 Year Celebration Open House Hotel Celebrates Hilton’s 100th Anniversary by Showcasing Company’s Impact on Hospitality Over the Decades WHEN: Thursday, 30th May 2019, from 18:00 to 2100. WHAT: Hil

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30 May 2019

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Catering Yorkshire recruit new 5* hotel chef Nathan Sharp

Catering Yorkshire are delighted to announce the recruitment of Nathan Sharp, previously Head Chef of Dakota, 5* luxury hotel in Leeds, West Yorkshire. After almost 25 years working in a fast paced and stressful hotel and restaurant industr

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15 May 2019

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Well Met proud to host first-ever public AGM session for Liberty at Cloth Hall Court

Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, is proud to host a conference on behalf of Liberty that will be opened to non-members for the first time. The Liberty Conference and Annual General Meeting (AGM), takes place at

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15 May 2019

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Well Met welcomes Business of Science Conference 2019 to Cloth Hall Court Leeds

Well Met, the conferencing office of Leeds Beckett University, is pleased to welcome The Business of Science Conference, a national event created to explore the commercialisation of science, including innovation in STEM and skills development, to

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15 May 2019

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