Is the event in-person?

YES! We are so excited to host the event in-person.


What are the opening hours?

Day 1: Tuesday 18th October 2022 09:45 - 17:30 09:30 - 18:00 (Followed by Onsite Drinks Reception from, available for all)
Day 2: Wednesday 19th October 2022 09:30 - 17:30 09:30 - 17:00 (Followed by Awards Dinner at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole)
Day 3: Thursday 20th October 2022 10:00 - 15:00 09:30 - 15:00


When can I collect my badge?

  Exhibitors All other attendees
Set Up Day: Monday 17th October 2022 10:00 - 18:00  
Day 1: Tuesday 18th October 2022 07:30 - 17:30 08:30 - 17:30
Day 2: Wednesday 19th October 2022 08:30 - 17:30 08:30 - 17:30
Day 3: Thursday 20th October 2022 09:00 - 14:30 09:00 - 14:30


When and where is the event?

The Solar & Storage Live show will take place 18-20 October at The Nec, Birmingham.


How do I get there?

Located bang in the middle of the UK’s motorway network, jumping in the car is the ideal way to get to the NEC. You'll find the venue clearly signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 and M6.

With over 16,500 spaces available you won’t need to search for a spot.

Getting there by train is brilliantly easy as the NEC is located a five-minute walk away from Birmingham International Railway Station.

Birmingham Airport is literally on the doorstep of The NEC, making it easy for international visitors.

Bus and Coach
Over 120 National Express and Megabus coach services run daily across the UK to Birmingham Airport.

Please plan your travel in advance!


Where can I stay?

We have a limited number of exclusive hotels deals for attendees of this event. Click here to view availability of nearby accomodation during the dates of the event.


Where do I get my badge to enter the show?

You will will receive an email on the 4th October to login to our networking app, Swapcard. Once logged in, you should be able to view a QR code. You will need to present your QR code from the Swapcard app at registration in order to collect your badge.

Please bring any form of identification and your registration email to the reception desk at the start of the event. We will print your badge once you arrive.

We are anticipating thousands of attendees, please arrive with plenty of time to collect your badge.


What is Swapcard?

Swapcard is our official event platform app. You'll receive your login details on Tuesday 4th October.

Once you have received your details, you must download the app and login as you will need it for several reasons:

  • Present your QR code at registration for your badge
  • The app will also give you the opportunity to make connections and network with other attendees
  • As there will be no paper agendas at the event, you can view it on the app; build your own personalised agenda by marking the sessions you are interested in. Please note, you cannot attend the event or dial into any sessions virtually through the app. You will need to attend the event physically to participate in sessions.


Will there be security at the event?

We take the safety of our visitors very seriously and there will be security present at many points at the venue. You must always have a badge on you to be at the event.


Is there a dress code?

Our attendees typically dress in business attire at our events.


Will there be food?

There will be a café at the show serving food and beverages. The NEC also hosts a number restaurants and cafes where food and drinks can be purchased.


Is there WiFi at the venue?

Yes, The NEC provides free WiFi to all attendees.


Get Involved at Solar & Storage 2022





Tom Moon
T: 07539513666


Brinderjit Shergill
T: 07412991430



Parina Lathia
T: 07415921774


Marketing & Press

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