Plan Your Congress

Before joining us in Birmingham we'd recommend making sure you are ready to make the most of your time with us. We'd recommend


  • downloading the Congress 2021 App

  • logging into our virtual Congress hub so you can watch the clinical research abstracts, join the Colic symposium and more

  • checking what suppliers and other organisations will be at Congress for you to catch up with

  • reviewing our safety measures 


Coming to BEVA Congress 2021

We can't wait to see you in Birmingham. Please use the information below to help you plan your trip. 

And don't forget to download the Congress app to have everything you need at your fingertips on the day.

How to Get to Congress

BEVA Congress is taking place at the ICC, Birmingham, UK.

8 Centenary Square. Birmingham. B1 2EA.

The ICC is in the centre of Birmingham and is easy to get to regardless of where you are coming from. 

Birmingham Canal

Birmingham is close to the M6, M5 and M42. When you arrive you will find parking easy with plenty of car parks nearby. The closest car park is Arena Birmingham and you can reserve a space in advance via

Birmingham operates a Clean Air Zone, 24 hours 7 days a week. Check to see if you will need to pay the charge here

 Arriving by Car 

Train Station

There are three stations to choose from, all just a short walk from the ICC. New Street Station is the closest.

 Arriving by Train 

Plane on Runway

Birmingham Airport is the only UK airport with a train station connected to the terminal, which means it takes just ten minutes to get into Birmingham New Street.

Or you can jump into a taxi, you'll find a taxi rank directly outside the airport.

 Arriving by Air 


Opening Times

The BEVA Congress 2021 exhibition will be open:


Sunday 9:30am - 7pm

Monday 9:30am - 7pm

Tuesday 9:30am - 2pm

Registration Times

Registration from 7:30am daily.

Lecture halls will be open between: 

Sunday 7:30am - 6pm

Monday 7:30am - 6pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 3pm

Please check the timings for specific streams on the scientific programme as each stream starts and finishes at different times.

Exhibition Halls

The BEVA Congress 2021 exhibition will be open:


Sunday 5th         

09.00 - 19.00      Exhibition Opening Hall 3/Registration 

07.30 - 19.00      Exhibition Opening Hall 4 Times


Monday 6th       

07.30 - 18.30      Exhibition Opening Hall 3 Times

09.00 - 18.30      Exhibition Opening Hall 4 Times


Tuesday 7th       

09.00 - 14.40      Exhibition Opening Hall 3/Registration 

09.00 - 14.40      Exhibition Opening Hall 4 Times


Our concierge service ensures you can get the best rates on accommodation while you're at Congress. 

​The service also gives you access to exclusive discounts to book restaurants, airport transfers and more.