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“Great things in business are never done by one person; they're done by a team of people." 

Steve Jobs

Join today!

Start to enjoy your membership benefits as soon as your application is approved!

It's a straightforward process:

  1. Download the AEV Membership Application Form
  2. Calculate your membership fees from the AEV Fee Structure
  3. Read the AEV Code of Conduct
  4. Print the membership forms, complete them and return to the address on the form.


If you have any questions, please call Alden or Dani on 01442 285811 or email 

We look forward to welcoming you into membership soon.



  • “Through the AEV, and the working groups in particular, members can share best practice and formulate consistent responses to emerging challenges”
    Andy Coulson – Head of Airshow Operations, Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre
  • "“Great essential for a successful venue. The AEV provides a platform to establish consistent best practice in this field"
    Phil Wetz – Retail & Catering Manager, ExCeL London
  • “The AEV provides collective representation for its member venues, turning individual commitment into a group effort"
    Paul Brough – Venue Health & Safety Manager, Olympia London
  • “The AEV provides vital conduits for knowledge transfer and awareness amongst its member venues”
    Murray Dickson – Head of Business Engagement, Group IT, The NEC
  • “The AEV is essential to the venue sector’s ability to cooperate and collaborate"
    Jazmin Beale – Head of Marketing & Communications, Olympia London
  • "AEV is a powerful voice behind the venues that hold incredible events that enable the meetings of millions of people - an integral part of the experience economy"
    Julia Galbraith – Marketing Manager – Exhibitions, ExCeL London