Date and venue announced for the Gama Innovation Conference and Awards 2017 in Manchester

15th February 2017

MANCHESTER - 15th February 2017: Gama, a global provider of business information and services specializing in product innovation and international trade, is today pleased to announce the return of the Gama Innovation Conference & Awards in October 2017.

Following the success of the inaugural event – which was described by delegates as both “inspiring” and “engaging” –  the second edition of the Gama Innovation Conference & Awards will be hosted at the iconic Bridgewater Hall, in the heart of Manchester’s vibrant central business district, on Wednesday 25th October 2017.

Andrew Bolt, Chief Executive Officer at Bridgewater Hall, said: "The Bridgewater Hall is delighted to welcome the Gama Innovation Conference and Awards on Wednesday 25th October 2017".

The invitation-only event will begin with the Gama Innovation Conference, bringing together the great and the good from the world of fast moving consumer goods for a unique and inspiring morning of presentations and discussions. The conference will be followed by the Gama Innovation Awards, a celebration of outstanding product innovation from around the world as voted by global industry leaders.

Cesar Pereira, Founder & CEO at Gama, commented: "We are thrilled to host the second Gama Innovation Conference & Awards right here in the Northern Powerhouse, once again putting Manchester in the spotlight for FMCG innovation. We will be welcoming more than 100 manufacturers, exhibitors, buyers and other selected guests from over 25 countries, and the Bridgewater Hall will be the ideal venue for this unique blend of presentations, discussions, awards and networking"

To find out more about the event and for sponsorship opportunities, please contact Marisa De Lucia at