Exhibitions & Conference


  • The Franchise Exhibitions

    Venture Marketing Group (VMG) is the leading organiser of an impressive portfolio of bfa-approved franchise exhibitions held in London, Birmingham and Manchester. The exhibitions are highly regarded and are the focal point of the UK franchise industry. They provide superb opportunities for visitors to meet franchisors, franchisees, banks, accountants, solicitors and consultants face-to-face.

  • GradJobs Live!

    The GradJobs Live! events (previously the National Graduate Recruitment Exhibitions) are the largest of their kind, attracting thousands of graduates from across the UK's universities to each exhibition, providing a platform for valuable face-to-face sourcing and brand exposure.

    With extensive marketing to the UK's top 50 universities, and through radio, press and online advertising, plus the introduction of a brand new app ‘GradJobsLive!’, the exhibitions attract high calibre graduates keen to break into the working world.

  • EngineerJobs Live

    EngineerJobs Live is the largest engineering recruitment event of its kind in the UK, attracting both highly skilled professionals and recent graduates from all disciplines across the engineering sector.

    The event format is unique, requiring minimal output from exhibitors whilst allowing maximum impact. Top engineering companies can rub shoulders with high-calibre candidates, ensuring they find the best people for their business. Visitors can also benefit from support in the form of workshops and seminars to help perfect recruitment technique, making EngineerJobs Live the essential event for anyone looking to take their next step on the ladder.

  • The World of Learning Conference and Exhibition

    The World of Learning Conference & Exhibition successfully brings together senior-level buyers with leading suppliers of learning and development (L&D) products, solutions and advice.

    As an essential event for L&D professionals, focusing on providing a unique forum for them to concentrate on developing their skills and updating their knowledge, it delivers the right level of audience for its exhibitors. The World of Learning blends varied and innovative exhibitors, a highly revered conference programme and ground-breaking feature areas, making it the must-attend event for the L&D industry.

  • What Career Live? and What University Live?

    What Career Live? helps school and college leavers decide what to do next, whether it's an apprenticeship, school leaver programme or further training.

    What Career Live? is co-located with its sister show, What University Live? which helps school leavers identify and select which university they wish to apply to.

    The event attracts school groups, teachers, careers advisors and parents from across the UK and is supported by The National Apprenticeship Service, The University of Birmingham and Aston University.

  • Growing Your Own Business

    The Growing Your Own Business portfolio of events is incorporated within the Franchise Exhibitions. These two-day events bring together professionals to discuss trends, opportunities and challenges in taking a business successfully through its early years.