Time: 1000 - 1800 for visitors to the main exhibition. Networking event in the evening - 18.00 – 20.00. Setup and breakdown times will be specified closer to the exhibition date. Guidance for exhibitors will be issued.
Location: Barking Rugby Club, Gale Street, Goresbrook, Dagenham RM9 4TX (by the A13)
There is good car parking and is within easy walking distance from Becontree tube station (District Line). There are also good bus services as an alternative travel option.
Arrangement of venue: The EXPO will be in a marquee. There will be a sponsors' zone, Networking Cafe serving FREE tea & coffee throughout the day, FREE Business Seminars, FREE Business Card Draw every 2 hours and reasonably priced hot and cold food available. There is a FREE Networking Evening with Grand Prize Draw which immediatly follows the conclusion of the exhibition and runs 6.00 - 8.00 pm.
Delegates: No cost to visit EXPO. Once registered, delegates will upon arrival be given a show guide/programme and encouraged to move through into the EXPO for free tea and coffee which will be located at the far end of the EXPO marquee, thus drawing attendees past the exhibits. Layout will allow for easy flow of delegates to all parts of the EXPO. Floor plan, to be prepared, will be passed on to those with reserved exhibition space directly it is available.
Stands: 2m wide X 1m deep shell scheme (see picture attached). Each stand will have a power point to run a computer presentation/phone charger, and two lights as standard. Exhibitor names will be displayed above stands. Vertical panels are fabric and are suitable for poster attachment with Velcro. Those wishing to hire tables as an extra cost rather than use their own stand furniture, may order these in advance. Stand cost is £249 +VAT. Early reservation is recommended and priority of choice for stand position will be given according to the date on which bookings are made and paid for, sponsors first and then stand space bookings.
Sponsorship: Opportunities to raise the profile of your businesses are available at £1500 +VAT. A full package of sponsor benefits, publicity, banner display and extra presentation material display opportunities can be obtained from Mary Clements at the email/phone number below.
Pre-EXPO exhibitor seminars: Running for two hours. Dates, in advance of EXPO, to be advised. Purpose is to enable exhibitors to obtain maximum value from exhibiting. Delegates will be given a checklist of points to consider, and outline guidance on stand design considerations, manning, staff training, etc.
For more information contact Mary Clements: or 020 8591 6966.
Barking & Dagenham Chamber of Commerce Ltd. Reg Office: 50 Cambridge Road, Barking, Essex IG11 8FG. Registered in England. Company No. 03038503.