FIMA 2019

19 - 20 November, 2019

QEII Centre, London

44 (0) 207 036 1345

Venue and Accommodation

Dates and Venue

November 27-November 28, 2018
QEII Conference Centre
Broad Sanctuary, Westminster
SW1P 3EE Tel: +44 (0)20 7798 4000


To help you get the perfect accommodation and the best special offers we have put together a unique FIMA Europe HotelMap that shows the nearby accommodation options and best possible rates and special offers. The map displays live availability and allows you to book directly with each hotel:

Alternatively, if you would like assistance with your hotel booking you can contact Jessica Heili, our dedicated concierge. If you email Jessica with your requirements you can do so by emailing she will get back to you to discuss your hotel options.

Please note; we do not take responsibility either for reserving your room or for any subsequent cancellation.

Getting to the QEII Conference Centre

The QEII Centre is located opposite Westminster Abbey on Broad Sanctuary in Westminster and just minutes from Westminster tube station. It’s within easy walking distance of all London’s major tourist attractions including Big Ben and the business district.

More information can be found here:

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FIMA Drinks Reception
27th November 2018

Fancy a change of pace to your day? Why not join us at the conference drinks reception at the end of day 1! This will also be a great chance to unwind with some drinks and canapes as you catch up with your peers and reflect on the exciting highlights of the day.

Get App to Date

Access the latest agenda, message other attendees, swatch virtual business cards, arrange meetings and to keep in the loop with all of the on-the-day information by using the conference app, which will be released 2 weeks prior to the event!


It’s who you know

Whether you’re catching up with old colleagues, keeping an eye out for competitors or checking out which solution providers you could meet, download the app on desktop, mobile or tablet and see the full attendee list and find out who you can mingle with. Networking just got a lot more social!

Meet your match

From following up with your new contacts, to arranging meetings to take your business further, the FIMA app lets you schedule and accept those key moments which let you meet the right people who can help you hit your targets even faster.


Make it personal

Block out your schedule with key workshops or lunches, or view the full conference agenda with our app. Whether you want to share your selfie or ask fellow attendees what they thought of that killer keynote, you can do it. Post on the timeline, like someone’s photo or question their comment - the choice is yours.

TOP 10 Attractions in London


1. Warner Bros. Studio Tour

Have a magical day out with a behind-the-scenes tour of the Harry Potter films at Warner Bros. Studio Tour London – The Making of Harry Potter. See first-hand the sets, costumes, and props used in all the Harry Potter films, and step inside some of the films' locations including the Great Hall, Dumbledore's office and Hagrid's hut.

2. Coca-Cola London Eye

The Coca-Cola London Eye is a major feature of London's skyline. It boasts some of London's best views from its 32 capsules, each weighing 10 tonnes and holding up to 25 people. Climb aboard for a breathtaking experience, with an unforgettable perspective of more than 55 of London's most famous landmarks – all in just 30 minutes!


3. Hop on Hop off Bus Tour

Book in advance for one of the best selling London tours. Buy a 24 hour ticket and enjoy the freedom to hop on and off the sightseeing buses and explore some of London's most famous places, such as Tower of London, Buckingham Palace, Westminster Abbey, St Paul's Cathedral and Trafalgar Square.

4. Madame Tussauds London

At Madame Tussauds, you'll come face-to-face with some of the world's most famous faces. From Shakespeare to Lady Gaga you'll meet influential figures from showbiz, sport, politics and even royalty. Strike a pose with Usain Bolt, get close to One Direction or receive a once-in-a-lifetime audience with Her Majesty the Queen


5. The View from The Shard

Rise high above London and see the city's iconic skyline from a unique perspective, with views stretching up to 40 miles (64km). Spot the likes of the Coca-Cola London Eye, St Paul's Cathedral and Wembley Stadium from The View from The Shard's observation deck, which sits 800ft (244m) up western Europe's tallest building.

6. Kensington Palace

Kensington Palace is one of the most intriguing of the Historic Royal Palaces. Discover stories from Queen Victoria's life in the Victoria Revealed exhibition; master courtly games in the King's State Apartments; glimpse a modern Princess in an exhibition of Diana's dresses; and uncover the secrets of a fragile dynasty in the Queen's State Apartments.


7. London Dungeon

Delve into the ancient capital’s most horrible history at the London Dungeon - experience live actors, thrilling rides and exciting special effects. Step back into the darkest of times… are you brave enough to face 90 minutes of London’s dark past?

8. Tower of London

Take a tour with one of the Yeoman Warders around the Tower of London, one of the world's most famous buildings. Discover its 900-year history as a royal palace, prison and place of execution, arsenal, jewel house and zoo! Gaze up at the White Tower, tiptoe through a medieval king's bedchamber and marvel at the Crown Jewels.


9. ZSL London Zoo

Discover more than 16,000 animals at one of England's oldest zoos. Come face-to-face with magnificent tigers, hippos and giraffes, and meet the penguins at their Penguin Beach home. Make it a fun family day out and visit the petting zoo, where children can feed donkeys, sheep and llamas.

10. Shrek's Adventure! London

Shrek’s Adventure! London takes you on a family-friendly journey through the world of Shrek and friends. With Donkey as your guide, you’ll visit 10 fairytale-themed live shows, including a mirror maze and Shrek’s swamp.


BEWARE OF ROOM BLOCK AND RESERVATIONS SCAMS! Please note that the information provided above is the only official method to make reservations within the conference for hotel bedrooms. No housing company has been sanctioned by WBR and any outside groups contacting you claiming to be the housing provider for the event are not affiliated with the conference or WBR. If you have been contacted by one of these companies, or have any questions regarding making your hotel reservations for the event, please contact your event manager or call +44 (0) 207 368 9465