ICC Belfast

Ireland’s ICC Belfast enhances its accessibility

Irish convention centre ICC Belfast has created accessibility enhancements across its site to support increased participation, and deliver on its values as a venue that champions diversity and inclusivity. The venue recently hosted more than 500 delegates for the Harkin International Disability Employment Summit. As part of the summit, a permanent ‘Changing Places’ was created in the R...

Business leaders to meet in Belfast for All-Ireland Sustainability Summit

Business leaders and officials from across the Island of Ireland will be gathering at the ICC Belfast, 9 June, for the first All-Ireland Sustainability Summit. The event aims to raise the profile of the wider sustainability agenda and help companies create positive change within their own organisations. Danielle McCormick, owner and lead consultant at Triterra, co-organiser of the Summit, commente...

ICC Belfast targets long term economic impact as microbiology conference leads way back

ICC Belfast, Northern Ireland has welcomed the return of conferences and business events, anticipating a large economic impact for the region. The International Convention Centre (ICC) Belfast recently welcomed the Microbiology Society Conference as its first in-person conference since its last visit to Belfast in 2019. From the 4-7 April, the conference is expected to welcome over 1,000 delegates...

Tourism Northern Ireland helps ICC Belfast go hybrid

Tourism Northern Ireland’s Experience Development Programme has enabled ICC Belfast to expand its technical infrastructure. The programme aims to help tourism experience providers develop new and enhanced tourism offerings to support recovery and growth. Following its application, ICC Belfast’s technical infrastructure has expanded, and the convention centre now has a hybrid design. Technological ...

ICC Belfast becomes first Green Meetings certified venue on the island of Ireland

The International Convention Centre (ICC) Belfast, Northern Ireland, together with its sister entertainment venue Waterfront Hall, has become the first meetings and events venue on the island of Ireland to receive the Green Meetings Silver Award. The Green Meetings accreditation, launched by Green Tourism in 2021, was designed specifically for meetings and events venues. It measures venues’ s...

Northern Ireland unveils £1m conference support scheme

Northern Ireland’s Department for Economy has confirmed a £1m (USD$1.37m) conference support scheme to help secure more business events in Belfast, Derry and the region. The scheme will provide conference organisers with £50 for each out-of-state delegate to bring their association conference to the region, with awards ranging between £5,000 and £100,000 for all eligible events. Open to not-for-pr...