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Coming up in March at the BDC

27.02.2015 Coming up in March at the BDC

Yes that’s right, it’s March already and the events are picking up the pace here at the BDC this month. Here’s what we have in store for you…

TNT Travel show is starting off March with the one day event that is just in time for all the jet setters wanting to take advantage of exclusive discounts on offer.  TNT’s Travel show offers an extensive range of seminars on all the must have info for the best places to visit, what you must try and the important notes to keep you safe. TNT also offer a number of different exhibitors for every nature of your trip whether it’s an adventure off the beaten track in Africa or a long term stay overseas. There are all the people in the know on recruiting and shipping all your worldly possessions half way across the globe. TNT travel show is a free to attend event but don’t forget to pre-register online at

APPEX is one, if not the world’s best regarded non-profit Global A&D events and is designed to be a highly effective and productive experience, allowing delegates to meet the right people face to face, to buy, sell and trade prospects and properties, and stay one step ahead of the competition. This unique event is taking place here at the BDC from 3rd – 5th March.

Aesthetics Conference & Exhibition is the only of its kind in 2015! ACE is the place to be for all the new products and launches into the most recent developments. ACE is offering delegates the chance to meet with over 100 exhibitors who are able to give the best products and guidance for their clinics in the coming months. ACE Conference agenda will be sending delegates back to the classroom with educational seminars, conference key speakers to include Private clinic doctors, business owners and specialists and expert clinics will offer some demonstrations.

Square Peg are returning with two events in one weekend. Diversity Careers Show opening on the 6th March offering 16 – 24 year olds just the help they need. These are all businesses who have invested in the apprenticeship scheme but also wanting to invest their resources in young adults. It is giving both parents and young adults the chance to understand the opportunities and what the Apprenticeship Scheme can offer that other further education may not. Panels, seminars and workshops all hosted by businesses experts and government representatives will answer all those burning questions.

7th March is bringing First Time Buyers show back to the BDC. This show is helping visitors to step onto the property ladder for those in search of their dream home. With a whole host of exhibitors including property developers, financial advisors, mortgage consultants, housing associations and designers you shouldn’t be leaving with any questions unanswered. FTB is also offering visitors the opportunity to listen to some of the industry leading managers from housing groups.

Now entering their 8th year Clinical Outsourcing is regarded as one of the leading conferences in pharmaceutical and biotech, expanding every year and now expecting over 250 delegates this March. This 2 day conference has a mix of keynote speakers from the industry innovators, Q&A sessions, round table discussions to the chance to network with some of the leading innovative exhibitors during the evening network party.

Thankfully winter is nearly over so finally Country Living Spring 2015 is only weeks away and will be opening for 5 days stating 18th March 2015. Exhibitors with both unique and wonderful accessories, furnishing and hand crafted items alongside the Country Living Theatre there is plenty of new and inspiring ideas for the home and garden. The theatre is giving the opportunity to join the discussions with some of the magazines most prominent figures. This year’s fair will be the host to the new Country Living restaurant, which visitors better hurry to reserve a table to enjoy a relaxing lunch. You can also head on over to the restaurant if you and your friends fancy a glass of champagne before heading back out to the fair.

Retail connections offer a unique event for Europe. Bringing around 100 exhibitors this is the perfect location for all shopping centre owners, developers & retail agents wanting to meet some fashion industry leading brands from around the world. Straight after this is the Chocolate festival which is just in time for Easter with plenty of exciting adventures to enjoy. Indulge in the chocolate experience with a number of exquisite brands, relax with some of the cocoa spa treatments, get your chocolate fix at the tasting zone or just enjoy the atmosphere with live music in the Chocolate café. YUMMY!

Saturday 28th brings March to a close with the one day to add to your diary if you are a toy soldier enthusiast. Toy Soldier is here with Europe’s largest show. For all avid collectors, traders & painters there are plenty of exhibitors with extensive range of products and all the tools to expand your collections. There is also the opportunity to purchase completed models from traders and see the creations that have been pre-made.

Keep up to date with other events happening soon on our upcoming events page.

Posted by David.