10 of the best global convention centres

Annie Hayes Reporter, C&IT
10 of the best global convention centres

From Europe to American and Asia, here are the top ten global convention centres that offer unique conference venues and outstanding facilities for attendees.

1. ExCeL London, United Kingdom 

Every year the venue hosts over 400 events, welcoming 40,000 exhibiting companies and over 4 million people from across the globe. The hosted events deliver £4.5 billion in economic impact to London. It has a waterfront location and offers views of the Royal Victoria Dock. 

It offers 100,000m2 of flexible event space. It is a multi-use events centre, the platinum suite is a self- contained conference centre spanning three levels with a number of meeting rooms, lounges, and a dedicated lobby area. The ICC Auditorium provides adaptable seating configurations to create event formats for up to 4,200 delegates, a banqueting hall (3,000 guests) and a multi-function conference suite (2,000 delegates). ExCeL London has seven on-site hotels, offering 1,400 rooms.