Farnborough International's new venue opens

The new facility at the Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre is open for business.

Farnborough's new conference venue
Farnborough's new conference venue

The £30 million purpose-built centre features 20,000sqm of space, and is able to accommodate up to 10,000 guests.

Just 35 minutes by train from central London and easily accessible from the M3 and Heathrow Airport as well as via Farnborough Airport, it offers flexible space for events of all size.

"Farnborough International brings decades of experience in delivering complex events on a world stage to the running of this Exhibition and Conference Centre," said Gareth Rogers, CEO of Farnborough International.

"We look forward to seeing the space come alive and working in partnership with our customers to plan and create successful events, with all aspects – from the catering, through to the technological capabilities – underpinned by our commitment to precision."     

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