Welcome to Kent Construction Expo! 

NEW DATE: Now back in its original timeslot!
Thursday 7th October at The Kent Event Centre, Detling. 
Please check back soon for updated details!
 
Produced by the Kent Invicta Chamber of Commerce; Kent Construction Expo is the largest gathering of construction industry professionals, contractors and suppliers in the South East, delivering a unique opportunity for the construction sector to come together for an invaluable day of networking and innovation. 
 
Below are the first few steps to get you started on promoting yourself and getting ready for the event before the full information is released 5 months prior to the event.

Actions and Deadlines - Due ASAP

Below are the is the most urgent action required in order for us to start promoting your presence at the Kent Construction Expo. Please complete these as soon as possible so that you can get the best ROI.

Hints and Tips 

Things to start thinking about...

Networking Breakfast and Gala Dinner 

If you would like to book tickets to our special Networking Breakfast at the start of the day please email Annie for more information. The Networking Breakfast includes cooked breakfast, tea, coffee & soft drinks. Starting at 7:30am and concluding at 08:55am.
 
The Gala Dinner follows in the evening, please email Annie for more information on booking individual tickets or table bookings up to 10 places. Dress attire: smart/business wear or lounge suits for men.

Accommodation 

We (through our booking agent Event Express) have negotiated discounted rates with several hotels close to the Kent Event Centre. Link Available Soon
 
Alternatively please contact Event Express direct to discuss your accommodation requirements:  Tel: +44 (0) 1905 732737 
 

On-Site Data Capture

 All Kent Construction Expo attendees will be wearing a card style badge containing a barcode with their contact details.  

To find out more and to order a data scanner, please contact Annie Relfe or complete the scanner order form and send to Annie via email.

Your Workshop/Roundtable (if applicable) 

To ensure you meet the delegates who have a genuine interest in your products and services and to enable our delegates to choose their sessions more effectively, we are suggesting that sponsors provide us with a seminar video preview clip to back up the marketed précis. 

This is your opportunity to promote your session to our pre-registered delegates and let them know the key topics covered and takeaways. All videos provided will be added to the Kent Construction YouTube channel and shared in various social media feeds.  

Click here to see an example from another event. 

Promote Your Participation

Visit the Marketing Download Zone for email and website banners that you can use to promote your participation.
 
If you missed our Exhibitor Masterclass in March 2020, don't worry you can still view the available slides here, these include 'seven key steps to successful exhibiting' from Stephan Murtagh, The Exhibition Guy.
 

Key Event Details 

Event Date: Thursday 7th October 2021

Event Timings (approx): 09:00 - 16:00

Event Build up (vehicles): 5th October 10:00 - 12:00

Event Build up (standard): 6th October 09:00 - 17:30

Event Close and Exhibitor Breakdown: 7th October 16:00 - 17:30

Venue Information:

Kent Event Centre
Kent Showground        
Clive Emson Building
Detling                
Maidstone
Kent                
ME14 3JF

The programme for the event is finalised 3-4 weeks prior to the event. 

Click here for the Event Website.  

Important Contacts

The Kent Construction Expo team are: 

 Name  Job Title
 Telephone  Email
Emily Taylor  Event Manager +44 (0)1892 820 939
emily@revolution-events.com
Elizabeth Tomkinson
Operations Manager
 +44 (0)1892 820 944  eli@revolution-events.com
Lydia Masonbury  Marketing Director   +44 (0)1892 820 943 lydia@revolution-events.com
Annie Relfe  Marketing Executive +44 (0) 1892 820 949 annie@revolution-events.com