FIPP is a global trade association focused upon improving the media content industry. They held their World Congress at Tobacco Dock in October 2017. This bi-annual gathering is the industry’s flagship event and we were delighted to help them host it here. Targeted at those involved with multi-platform media, technology and marketing, this established event draws senior level delegates and a range of industry service providers from around the world.
The Hitachi Rail Europe Summer Party is widely regarded as the rail industry’s summer event of the year. We were delighted to host it in June 2017 and very much look forward to their return in 2018.
Every year the event brings together over 300 key business customers, stakeholders and internal team members to celebrate a successful year. It’s a great opportunity for stakeholders to spend time with Hitachi’s executive team in an informal setting.
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Tobacco Dock’s accessible location and stunning spaces make it an ideal venue for fashion industry events. Our state-of-the-art AV and tech offering paired with flexible layouts mean that we can provide catwalk theatre, ample model changing rooms and party space all under one roof.
Exposed brickwork and timber beams ensure a characterful yet neutral backdrop to your event’s branding and the rich history of the Grade 1 Listed building lend a sense of drama to the occasion.
Women of Silicon Roundabout works to connect and inspire women working in the technology sector. Their 2017 one day conference was held here at Tobacco Dock and welcomed around 1,200 women.
We were delighted to host such an exciting event, filled with such variety of delegates and speakers and the adaptable space we can offer here at Tobacco Dock really lent itself to the structure of the programme.
When BluJay looked to arrange a venue for their SOAR Summit in February 2018, they were looking for a venue that could deliver flexibility, character and convenience. The Dock Gallery is the ideal location for the smaller conference. It boasts 620 sqm of space, bathed in natural light and easily accommodating 250 delegates. The beautiful Dock Meeting Rooms are close by and can be added to your package to use for extra meeting space, breakouts or workshops. Benefitting from the award winning ...
A glimpse of the future
Once the realm of gamers and ultra techies, VR technology is infiltrating the events industry, with exciting results. After years of speculation as to how the adoption of Virtual Reality might affect the industry, it seems safe to say there has been an explosion in use of the medium. As the technology has developed so there has been an exciting sense of the impossible becoming possible and the only limit being that of imagination.
In the events industry VR technology ...
Who doesn't love a party? Whether it's a fully-branded extravaganza or informal cocktails somewhere trendy, work events are a fabulous way to get to know your colleagues better and relax outside the workplace. For employers, it’s an invaluable way to recognise the work and achievements of your team. More and more companies are identifying the necessity of a well organised social event for their staff as a priority.
Christmas parties remain 'the big one' but there are also great opportuni...