Digital City Expo, the flagship event on Festival week, comes to Manchester Central on March 11th and 12th 2020.

Digital City Expo is an annual event for ambitious people who want to discover new ways to grow their organisations. It’s a celebration of all things digital, spanning marketing, ecommerce, tech, media, creative and more. 

Held over two days at Manchester Central, the event is part-exhibition, part-conference – plus, entertainment in the form of an all-day DJ and social spaces. The Expo is the place in the North to meet thousands of fellow professionals representing brands, agencies and retailers.


Marketing Show North | eCommerce Show North | Tech Show North | Media Zone

Make your way around the iconic Manchester Central Hall, where you’ll find a diverse range of companies exhibiting, from start-ups born-and-bred in the North, to global players.

Find out about the latest tools, products and services in your industry. Try out innovative new technologies. See what’s trending for 2020 and beyond.

Find out more about each show by clicking on the relevant image below.



Eight stages of content

You’ll get access to inspiring speakers, industry masterclasses and sector specialist talks. Choose from almost 100 sessions across two days.

You’ll leave the Expo feeling inspired, informed and full of actionable insights to take back to the office and apply to your work.

Lots of ways to connect

Meet experts in your industry at the 360° bar and meeting area at the very centre of the Expo, where you’ll find an all-day DJ and a big selection of food and drinks.



What people say about our shows

Always incredibly valuable to hear inspiring stories, establish new connections, learn, broaden horizons and most importantly bring new ideas into the workplace. Amazing show!
Even if we take out the speakers, the venue, the attendees and the coffee there isn’t another date in my calendar where we can collaborate and catch up with the digital and creative sectors’ key players better.

Digital City Expo Lead Sponsors

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