The Federation of Master Builders

South West and Midlands AGM, Presidents’ Dinner and Annual Conference

18th - 19th May 2018
Mercure Rougemont Hotel, Exeter

About this event

FMB South West and Midlands AGM, Presidents’ Dinner and Annual Conference will be held on Friday 18th and Saturday 19th May 2018 at the Mercure Rougemont Hotel, Exeter.

A one-day business conference and exhibition is planned for the Friday, followed by the Presidents' dinner-dance. Saturday will feature the South West AGM, and South West and Midland area board meetings, followed by a light lunch.

This event is aimed at building professionals, industry stakeholders, industry partners, suppliers, architects, local authorities, civil servants, builders merchants and, of course, Master Builders.

Programme of events

Friday 18th May

10.00am to 4.30pm: Builders’ Business Conference and Exhibition

The Business Conference Funding to grow: Everything an SME builder needs to know about finance. The programme made up of key industry speakers covering topics such as cash flow workshop, access to finance and tax. As well as enjoying these sessions, delegates can attend the lively exhibition.

7.00pm to 12.30am: Presidents' Dinner

The annual dinner-dance this year will be held in the Cavendish ballroom in the Mercure Rougemont Hotel. The event will bring the SME building community together for an evening of first-class industry networking as well as to enjoy some fantastic food. The guests will enjoy a three course meal, half a bottle of wine per person and a welcome drink on arrival. The dress code for this event is lounge suits.

Saturday 19th May

9.30am to 12.30pm: South West AGM and regional board meetings The South West AGM is free and open to all full FMB members, followed by two board meetings: one for the South West region and one for Midlands.



  • Free

Presidents' dinner

  • Member: £67
  • Non-member: £75


  • Members only: Free


Provided you book before 20th April 2018, event attendees can book rooms in the hotel at the following rates: £75 + VAT per night single occupancy, £83.33 + VAT per night for double occupancy.

Please call reservations team on 08713 769018 and quoting (FEDER180518).


Mercure Exeter Rougemont Hotel
Queen St,
EX4 3SP,
01753 640 000

If you have any access requirements please let us know in advance, there are a large amount of stairs at this venue.

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