Northern Ireland offer delegates an opportunity to experience a new culture on their doorstep. It is also home to over 1,100 major international companies and acts as a prestigious knowledge hub for sectors such as Cyber Security, Aerospace and Medical, Health & Life Sciences. In fact, it has been ranked as one of the Top 10 Digital Economies of the Future by Financial Times FDI Intelligence.

Northern Ireland’s renowned business sector strengths:

▪ Cyber Security
▪ Aerospace & Defence
▪ Medical, Life & Health Sciences
▪ Advanced Manufacturing & Engineering
▪ Technology
▪ Creative & Digital
▪ Financial, Legal & Business Services
▪ Agri-food
▪ Green Economy

This, coupled with its world-class universities, gives the destination a unique intellectual capital that is unparalleled. Combine this with the irish charm and the cities’ vibrant energy, and it makes for an unforgettable experience for groups of any size. Northern Ireland is also the 'World Capital of Golf' and hosted The Open in 2019 at Royal Portrush. It is home to the number one links golf course in the world, Royal County Down, as well as three Majors Champions Rory McIlroy, Darren Clarke and Graeme McDowell. Making it the perfect destination for any golfing incentives. 

But the country’s incentive offering goes much further than 18-holes. Northern Ireland offers a range of immersive experiences for delegates that also have strong CSR and Sustainability links. Furthermore, the rural and mountainous destination is renowned as a world-leading filming location for hit shows such as Game of Thrones®, Derry Girls, Line of Duty and The Fall as well as a multitude of blockbuster movies - so attendees can step on the same soil as their favourite characters as they take in their historical surroundings.

And so, if you’d like to know more about Northern Ireland’s conferences, incentives and meetings offering please get in touch:

Joanne Taylor 
Business Solutions Officer