The Beauty UK Seminar Programme, supported by ABT, provides free talks and demonstrations to visitors throughout the two-day event. 

Whether you're looking to invest in a new treatment, want to hear more about industry trends and forecasts, or are looking for advice and inspiration for your business, the ABT Seminar Programme will have sessions for you!

All ABT Seminar Programme sessions are COMPLETELY FREE for show visitors, and there's no need to book in advance. Simply turn up on the day and take a seat!



11:30amVolumising Your Profits
Layla Tourh, The Creative Beauty Group
12:30pmNon Surgical Hair Replacement - Live
Janis Levy, Hair Development
1:30pmLycon Waxing Tips & Techniques
Sarah Almond, Lycon
2:30pmAre You GDPR Ready?
Chris Brennan, Phorest
3:30pmTaking Your Pedicure Service to the Next Level
4:30pmUK Nail Tech Awards


10:30amThe Growth of Non-Invasive Treatments
Farzila Allarakha, Neo Elegance
11:30amHow to Keep Yourself and Your Team Motivated
Clare Cockell
12:30pmThe Power of Change
Alan S Adams
1:30pmInvesting in Staff - Developing Your Workforce
The University of Derby
2:30pmWhy Waxperts?
Ellen Kavanagh & Trish O'Brien, Waxperts
4:00pmUK Nail Tech Awards
Timetable subject to change.

The Nation's Finest...


Held in partnership with the British Barbers' Association (BBA), Barber UK, in addition to Hair UK, provides visitors with the opportunity to discover the latest Spring / Summer launches in barbering, hair and male grooming. The exhibition also features educational experiences including the Hair/Barber Stage and ABT Seminar Programme.

Join us at Barber UK 2018 by registering for your free tickets either online or by calling the Ticket Hotline (24/7) on 01332 227 698.

2018 Opening Times:

Sunday 20th May: 10:00am - 5:30pm

Monday 21st May: 10:00am - 5:00pm


Halls 17, 18 & 19, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT

Event Admission Policy:

Entrance to Barber UK is strictly trade only. Free entry is available to visitors who register before the show, and who bring their free tickets with them. Entrance on the day is priced at £20 per person / £10 per student. There is a strict policy that babies and children under the age of 14 years will be refused admission - no prams or pushchairs are allowed. Please note there are no crèche facilities available onsite. The event organiser reserves the right to refuse admission. For more information please call 01332 227 698.