Frequently Asked Questions- UK

The CBM CONFERENCE United Kingdom - 7-9 October 2019

  • When is the CBM CONFERENCE United Kingdom being held?

    The CBM Conference will be held:
    Monday, 7 October – Wednesday, 9 October, 2019

  • Where is the CBM CONFERENCE United Kingdom being held?

    Marriott Manchester Victoria and Albert Hotel
    Water Street
    Manchester  M3 4JQ
    United Kingdom
    +44 161 832 1188


    Room cost: ₤119 plus tax. Reserve your CBM discounted room rate by September 8th (Credit card guarantee required). 

  • Is parking included at hotel?

    Valet parking is available for residents at ₤17.00 per car per night

    Delegate car parking is ₤10.00 per car per day

    In addition there is an NCP car park next to the hotel

    All Parking is subject to availability

  • Who should attend the CBM CONFERENCE United Kingdom?

    Condition monitoring professionals, maintenance managers, and reliability engineers who want to improve their knowledge about Vibration Analysis, IR Thermography, Wear Particle Analysis, Oil Analysis, Motor Testing, Ultrasound, and Precision Maintenance technologies such as precision lubrication, shaft alignment and field balancing.

  • What is included in the conference registration fee?

    For each day of your 3 or 4 day conference pass: welcome coffee/tea, snack and refreshment break, lunch, access to the exhibition hall, choice of two streams of presentations, evening reception/dinner, and all conference presentations available for download before, during and after the conference. Please note: the conference fee does not include travel or hotel expenses.

  • What is the suggested dress attire?

    Business casual.

  • What will the weather be like in October in Manchester?

    Average high:  78°F (25.55°C)
    Average low:  57°F (13.8°C)
    Average Precipitation:  3.7 in. (9.38 cm)

  • Where is the nearest airport?

    The Manchester International Airport (MAN) is approximately 14.8km from the Marriott Manchester.

    Train: Trains from Manchester Airport to Manchester Piccadilly station in the city centre take around 20 minutes. They run every 10 minutes, 7 days a week which is the closest station to the Marriott Manchester Victoria & Albert Hotel. Click here to book online.

    Car Hire: Click here to find a list of car rental companies.

    Taxis: Arrow Cars are the official private hire taxi partner for Manchester Airport. There are information and booking desks in all three terminals, and at The Station.

  • Is internet available during the event?

    Free Wi-Fi will be available throughout the entire hotel during the duration of the conference.

  • How do I make changes to my registration?

    You can update your CBM CONFERENCE registration from your emailed confirmation. You can also update your registration by going to the conference registration website and click “Modify registration”. You will enter your email address and reference number. Once you make your changes you will be emailed a revised conference registration.

  • Who should I contact regarding special requests?

    During the registration process you will have the opportunity to note any dietary, allergy or special assistance requests you require. If additional assistance is needed, please call +1 (206) 842-4000 ext. 3 or email

  • How do I obtain a VISA letter of invitation?

    Email with the subject: CBM CONFERENCE Visa Invitation.

  • How do I cancel my registration?

    Attendee cancellations received in writing no later than 6 September 2019 will be issued a full refund of conference fees, less a $125 administration fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations after 6 September 2019 or for no shows at the conference.

    If you are unable to attend the conference, you may transfer your registration to another person in your company. Please e-mail your requests to Becky at