SNS2018 - The Southern North Sea Conference & Exhibition

Event Details

Norfolk Showground Arena, Dereham Road, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 0TT
Wednesday 28th February 2018 - Thursday 1st March 2018

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28 Feb - 1 Mar 2018 @ Norfolk Showground, Norwich

EEEGR’s flagship Southern North Sea conference is the most important event for the energy sector in the East of England. Taking place over two days at the Norfolk Showground Arena in Norwich, SNS2018 will be the largest conference and exhibition EEEGR has ever delivered attracting upwards of 1100 delegates from across the industry and supply chain.   

Key industry players will gather at this event to discuss and debate issues, network to make new business contacts and re-establish relationships with existing clients.

Why should you attend?

  • Generate fresh leads and meet new contacts in a time and cost-efficient way.
  • Showcase your expertise and share your insights to impress your clients.
  • Meet senior-level delegates looking to learn and seek out new partners.
  • Account manage and liaise with your current clients attending – or bring them along yourself as an account management tool. 
  • Months of intensive marketing and advertising to relevant markets ensuring a high level of attendance.
  • Numerous on the day and follow up advertising opportunities available to enhance your positioning.
  • Stay one step ahead of your competitors by being seen and visibly present at the event.
  • Develop your brand and status within industry by being billed as an event sponsor.
Exhibitors receive 2 x Full Access Conference Pass with each stand space.

A Business Extra report was filmed by Mustard TV at SNS2017 - to watch the video, click HERE!

**PLEASE NOTE - Attendance for the exhibition ONLY is free of charge. We listened to our members and have found this delivers increased footfall for the exhibition.  Delegates wishing to attend the free exhibition MUST register in advance to attend the event. Register HERE **
***PLEASE NOTE - Delegates not registered by 17:00 Wednesday 21 February, will not be on the delegate list. However there will be a post-event delegate list available that will be updated with all delegates who attended ***

Please note this is for *EEEGR Members with FULL Access Pass Holders ONLY*

EEEGR are offering an opportunity to book an introduction with some of the industry’s most highly influential ‘buyers’ and ‘strategic partners’ at this years SNS2018 Conference & Exhibition.

Where: The Main Conference Hall at SNS2018

When: During the Lunch Session on both days (Wednesday 28th Feb 13.00-14.00 & Thursday 1st March 13.25 – 14.25)

How: EEEGR members have the opportunity to request a 10minute meeting with a ‘buyer / strategic partner’ from the list (LIST). 

The appointments are 10minutes long and are offered on a first come, first served basis and are subject to approval from the ‘buyer’ or ‘strategic partner’.

The appointments are 10minutes long and are designed to give EEEGR members an opportunity to get a designated brief meeting. This gives the opportunity to meet high profile players in the industry both locally and nationally, that time and opportunity otherwise may not have offered.

Please note these sessions should not be used as merely an opportunity for a ‘sales pitch’ but a platform for genuine opportunities, collaboration and mutually beneficial business opportunities to be shared and discussed.

Do keep an eye on the list in case any new names are added.

If you would like to apply for an appointment please email asap with you desired appointment, detailing the reason/opportunity you would like to have that meeting. This will get passed on for approval.

Please note you MUST already have purchased a Full Access SNS2018 Ticket and also be an EEEGR Member to be able to participate.

If approved, you will be sent a confirmation email of your time slot. Please note you will be required to turn up to the session for registration at least 5minutes before your appointment. If you are late for your appointment we reserve the right to give the appointment to someone else or cancel it altogether.       

Map to Norfolk Showground
Plan of Norfolk Showground
Plan of Norfolk Showground Arena

Included with your exhibition stand is - 2 x Full Access Conference Passes for both days!  Please send named delegates to before Friday 16th February 2018.

See the SNS2018 floorplan PDF at the bottom of this window for location of individual stands.
Stand Organisation  
  3sun Group  3sun
A17 Decom North Sea  Decom North Sea
A4 East of England Energy Group (EEEGR) EEEGR 
  Fern Communications  Fern Communications
A21 & A22 Gee-Force Hydraulics  Gee-Force
A3 James Fisher Marine  James Fisher
C15 Rhenus Offshore Logistics Rhenus 
  ScottishPower Renewables ScottishPower Renewables 
A1+A2 Seabed Scour Control Systems SSCS 
  Skills for Energy  Skills for Energy 
B15 Turner Turner 

SNS Exhibition Floorplan

SNS2018 Floor Plan (sns2018-floor-plan.jpg)


Contact Siofra Driver ( for information about how to become an exhibitor at SNS2018.

Exhibition stands sold out in record time in 2017 - to reserve the best space get in touch today!

Thanks to our supporters for their very generous assistance. We could not put on this event without their invaluable partnership:

Special thanks to our Platinum Sponsor:

Scottish Power Renewables (scottish-power-renewables.jpg)

Contact us for the opportunity to become EEEGR's next core sponsor, or for information about the many options for sponsoring SNS2018

  Skills for Energy  ecitb  New Anglia LEP



Premier Inn Norwich West


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Longwater Interchange, Dereham Road, Norwich NR5 0TP

0871 527 8834


From Norfolk Showground - approx. 50 metres (to main entrance)



Holiday Inn Norwich City


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Carrow Road, Norwich, NR1 1HU

0871 5101371


From Norfolk Showground - 11 miles

From rail station - 0.5 miles



Holiday Inn Norwich North


4-star hotel

Contact Details:

Cromer Road, Norwich, NR6 6JA

0871 5101372

Distance from Showground:

From Norfolk Showground – 6 miles

From airport – 0.3 miles



Barnham Broom Hotel


4-star hotel & golf course

Contact Details:

Honingham Road, Barnham Broom, Norwich, NR9 4DD

01603 759393

Distance from Showground:

6 miles



Wensum Valley Hotel


3-star hotel & golf course

Contact Details:

Beech Avenue, Taverham, Norwich NR8 6HP

01603 261012

Distance from Showground:

5 miles



The Georgian Townhouse


3-star hotel

Contact Details:

Unthank Road, Norwich NR2 2RB

01603 615655

Distance from Showground:

7 miles

To complement the two day Southern North Sea Conference, EEEGR will host a Conference Dinner on the evening of Wednesday 28 February. Over dinner, key industry players will network to make new business contacts, and liaise with their current clients. 

A drinks reception will be followed by three course dinner and after dinner speaker and makes for the perfect evening of corporate entertainment. The ticket price also includes two bottles of wine per table. This event will also take place at the Norfolk Showground Arena.

Don’t miss out on an excellent opportunity to network with your fellow industry professionals, or to entertain clients. 

Conference Closes 17:30
Networking Drinks Reception in the Exhibition Hall 17:30-18:30
Dinner 18:30 for 19:00
Welcome Speech 18:45
Carriages   23:00
Dress Code Business Attire


Wednesday 28th February 2018      
Full Access - Member 1 £150.00 + VAT Log in
Full Access - Non-Member 1 £250.00 + VAT
Exhibitor 3m X 2m Member 1 £900.00 + VAT Sold Out
Exhibitor 3m X 3m Member 1 £1200.00 + VAT Sold Out
Exhibitor 4m X 2m Member 1 £1300.00 + VAT Sold Out
Exhibitor 3m X 2m Non-Member 1 £1350.00 + VAT Sold Out
Exhibitor 3m X 3m Non-Member 1 £1700.00 + VAT Sold Out
Exhibitor 4m X 2m Non-Member 1 £2000.00 + VAT Sold Out
Dinner Ticket Member 1 £100.00 + VAT Log in
Dinner Ticket Non-Member 1 £200.00 + VAT
Member Table of 12 1 £1000.00 + VAT Log in
Non-Member Table of 12 1 £1500.00 + VAT
Thursday 1st March 2018      

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Please note below booking information:

  • Book your place by visiting here on our website
  • To receive a reduced rate you must be an EEEGR member and have already paid for your membership in full.(Excludes events that have standard rate tickets only)
    If membership has not been paid in full you must pay the full non-member rate
  • Bookings can be made up until the day before the event (subject to any delegate fees being paid). Bookings made within two days of the event may not be included on the delegate list
  • Payment should be received prior to the event whether you choose to pay by credit/debit card or by invoice
  • A confirmed event booking represents your acceptance of the liability to pay the specified delegate fee
  • We reserves the right to refuse admission if payment is not received prior to the event
  • Should you have to cancel your booking we will require notice in writing. You can cancel your booking by contacting with “CANCEL” in the subject line. Refunds will be subject to notice time given in line with our Terms and Conditions.
  • If you do not attend the event you will not be entitled to a refund
  • We will offer a full refund if we cancel the event