Business Events

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Find out everything you need to know about business news and events in Sunderland below. From the latest conferences, talks and events to news on investment, new developments and industry updates, you'll find the latest information below...

Sunderland Future Living Expo 2023 - Date TBC

The Sunderland Future Living Expo will take place in the Vaux area of Riverside Sunderland in 2023, featuring events and experiences to engage visitors in new and sustainable ways of living, set in-and-around new high-quality homes for the city centre.


Thursday 17th June 2021. Dynamo 21 will focus on how the region has excelled & united to overcome the challenges that the current COVID-19 pandemic has presented us.

EMCON Exhibition

Thursday 09th September 2021 Over 1,000 visitors and 100 exhibiting companies celebrate excellence in one of the UK's fastest growing sectors. Over the past fourteen years, EMCON has established itself as one of the UK's biggest and best engineering and manufacturing shows.

The North East Business Awards

Thursday 23rd September 2021. The North East Business Awards toast success, celebrate achievement and highlight successful and innovative businesses doing fantastic things in the North East.

North East Automotive Alliance Expo 2021

Thursday 30th September. The North East region's flagship automotive exhibition and networking event.

Sunderland Echo Portfolio Awards

Thursday 04th November 2021. The Sunderland Echo is pleased to announce the 2021 Portfolio Awards following a break in 2020 when live events could not happen.

North East Contact Centre Awards

Thursday 11th November 2021. Recognising and Celebrating Excellence in North East Contact Centres