Independent blog pays homage to our central London conference and events venue!

16 April 2018

We were thrilled to read Hire Space’s recent blog about our mid-century modern conference & events venue. (Click here to read the blog.) They really seem to appreciate the central London location and mid-century modern charms of our 13 flexible event spaces, coupled with the great AV, food and service we offer. So lovely to […]

A day in the life of our very own conference & events expert!

02 April 2018

We’re thrilled to announce that Congress Centre will be exhibiting in the MIA Pavilion at The Meetings Show at Olympia from 27-28 June 2018. To celebrate, The Meetings Show has recently written about a day in the life of our very own Ruby Chagger, who has worked at our fabulous central London conference and events […]

The perfect cocktail for summer events!

21 March 2018

Aperol Spritz is a refreshing Italian cocktail that’s the ultimate summer drink. Best of all, it’s really easy to make. Here’s how: Ingredients 3 parts prosecco 2 parts Aperol (or if you prefer it less strong, 1 part Aperol also works well) 1 part soda water Slice of orange Method Pour the ingredients over ice […]

Celebrating National Asparagus month with a show-stopper!

13 February 2018

We’re sharing this delicious recipe for asparagus & gruyere tart to pay homage to this much-loved British vegetable. Why not serve it at a future event you may be planning? Ingredients 1 pack ready-made puff pastry 1 tbsp olive oil 1 onion, finely chopped 400g asparagus 3 large eggs and 1 yolk 225ml double cream […]

10 tips for planning a successful event

23 January 2018

Central London’s Congress Centre has hosted hundreds of high profile conferences, meetings and events in recent years. Here are the hi-tech WC1 venue’s top tips for staging a successful event: 1. What are the main objectives of your conference or meeting? You should determine these before you do anything else and ensure that your core […]

From Google to gaming at London’s Congress Centre

16 January 2018

A straightforward venue search using Google led NewBay Media, the organisers of Future Games Summit, to London’s Congress Centre for a 2-day action-packed event in the autumn.   The hi-tech summit brought together 350 creative artists, developers, producers, business leaders and technology gurus to explore the impact of future technologies, business trends and creative innovations […]

A year at Congress Centre (in brief)

15 December 2017

​Our biggest clients, Govnet and the NHS, showed their continued support throughout the year, and a great time was had by all at the artisan gin bar set up during ARCO’s annual conference in May. In June, QS held their EduData Summit in Congress Hall which was a great success and then renovations began in […]