Northern Ireland's PREMIER food, drink, retail and hospitality event.

IFEX returns 17-19 November 2020

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World Skills NI Hospitality Skills Hub

Supported by DfE


This is a NEW IFEX 2020 SKILLS FEATURE - Future Skills – Today!


Together with the NI Hospitality Education Skills Hub, we are celebrating, nurturing and rediscovering skills that have not been exhibited at IFEX for many years. These skills are paramount for the development of our sector and the retention of our existing workforce. So come and visit us at the DfE supported World Skills NI Hospitality Skills Hub where we will be showcasing the many training and employment opportunities in our sector as well as what’s on offer at colleges across NI in Further Education.

Here are some of the amazing skills that will be on show. 

  • Hotel Reception / Housekeeping
  • Barista Championships
  • Mixology / Bartending
  • Larder / Butchery Skills
  • Bakery / Patisserie
  • Restaurant Service

This area will be a live skills area demonstrating the very many skills on offer in our sector.

Don’t forget to visit!



Opening Times

 Tuesday 17 November  10am – 6pm
 Wednesday 18 November  10am – 6pm
 Thursday 19 November  10am – 4pm

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