beam (formerly known as the HBAA) is recognised as the leading association for the business events, accommodation and meetings sector, representing business leaders and their companies in an industry worth more than £70bn annually in the UK alone. Membership of beam is acknowledged as a hallmark of quality assurance throughout the meetings, events and travel industries.
beam acts as a collective voice for our members and promotes best practice as well as educating, informing and championing positive change within the industry. beam’s values are built around our four pillars – resilience, innovation, ethics and quality. You can read more about our four pillars by hovering over the cogs below.