Guest Information

Event Programme

09:00 hrs: Registration and Refreshments
09:30 hrs: Welcome
10:00 hrs: Sector Overview by Tourism Minister, Nigel Huddleston MP
                  How to thrive in an exponential world
                  A new ecosystem for business events
                  COP26 & The Drive for Net Zero
                  Future of Foodservice
                  Innovate to Dominate Customer Needs
                  Put your questions to the speakers with a Q&A session
                  Business Anthropology: Making sense of the future
                  The Post Pandemic Age: The future work and Consumption
17:00 hrs: Event Close


Park Plaza London Riverbank
Address: 18 Albert Embankment

Park Plaza London Riverbank is located on Albert Embankment, 8-minutes walk from Vauxhall station. 

Westminster (Jubilee, District & Circle Underground) and Waterloo (Northern, Jubilee & Bakerloo Underground) stations are 15-20 minutes walk.

More information on how to locate the venue can be found here


The hosting venue for both the Ignite conference and miaList awards; Park Plaza London Riverbank has kindly offered special accommodation rates for our delegates.

Park Plaza London Riverbank are offering the rate of £169+ VAT for single occupancy, including breakfast. To book your accommodation please contact their reservations team on 033 3400 6122 or email rppres@pphe.com and quote the reference code: 041121MIAL

Dietary Requirements

If you have any dietary requirements that you are yet to disclose, please do let us know before Thursday 28th October.


If you have any questions about the Ignite Conference, please contact the events team on 0345 230 5508 or events@mia-uk.org.