Autumn Fair

5-8 September 2021 | NEC BIRMINGHAM


Autumn Fair Match

Make the most of your show

The new and improved app and web platform

Use the Autumn Fair Match matchmaking service to get tailored recommendations of the most relevant buyers to meet at the show. Taking the work out of networking through intelligent matchmaking, Autumn Fair Match makes it more fun and gives you a higher return on your time.

Discover your leads
This platform connects visitors with your brand based on specific interests. Ensure your company profile is up to date on the Exhibitor Zone to have maximum visibility.

Connect with visitors
Chat with potential customers. Book meetings and have reminders sent to you to help plan and manage your show.

Showcase your business
Autumn Fair Match is an additional platform to boost your company profile and products, helping to gain more leads and meetings throughout the show. 

Interactive Map
Find your way around the show and have visitors find you more efficiently than ever before.

Empower your sales team
Better communication. This platform enables the possibility of greater revenue by making it easier than ever to manage leads and meetings.


Launch Autumn Fair Match

autumn fair matchmaking app


What is matchmaking?

Autumn Fair Match are introducing an advanced AI-powered matchmaking platform via GRIP.   The platform uses natural language processing, advanced algorithms and deep neural networks to constantly learn about your professional goals and interests. Grip takes the work out of networking through intelligent matchmaking – making it more fun and giving you a higher return on your time.

What are the benefits?

The matchmaking platform allows you to network with other attendees and exhibitors, arrange meetings and identify potential business contacts.

Where can I find the matchmaking platform?

You can access the platform on mobile devices via the Autumn Fair Match app or on desktop. Coming soon

What do I do if I have the previous Spring Fair Product Match app already installed?

Simply go to your Apple store or Google Play store and run the app update. Then, open the app and go to the menu options selecting, 'More' where you can select 'Autumn Fair 2019 event'.

Logging into the app

To login to the app you first need to register for the show. Check your welcome email from Autumn Fair Match and use the temporary registration ID and password you're given, then click on the app settings and change the password to a memorable one.

How do I find networking opportunities?

The platform uses natural language processing and advanced algorithms to recommend networking opportunities. Alternatively you can search for attendees/exhibitors directly or use the filters to find the right profile you’re looking to meet.

How do I request a meeting?

First find the person you’d like to meet and click on their name to view their profile page, you’ll be able to mark them as ‘interested’ or send a meeting request directly.

Can I add meetings to my calendar?

When a meeting request is accepted it will send a calendar invite to your email address.

How can I get around the show easier?

You can use the Autumn Fair Match platform's interactive map, which helps guide you to wherever you wish to go!

What details of mine are displayed in the platform?

The platform will display your professional information including name, job title and company. Information such as telephone number, email address or mail address will not be displayed.

Can I export my connections contact details?

No. Users contact details are not displayed or exportable in the platform.

How do I remove my details from the platform?

Removing your details will mean that you are unable to login or arrange networking opportunities through the platform.  However, if you would like to be removed please send your details to using the subject line “Remove from matchmaking” and we will be happy to remove your details
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