The Natural Stone & Building Conservation Conference

The 2023 Natural Stone Show will include 3 days of free seminars, presentations and expert advice from leading industry bodies and professionals.

Over 30 CPD accredited seminars will address everything you ever wanted to know about natural stone, with each day catering for a specific area of expertise.

All seminars are free-to-attend.

The programme will be announced in the weeks prior to the show.

Architects' & Designers' Day

Tuesday 18 April


Stone, Water & Light – Exploring the conceptual advantages of stone design

2019 highlights include:

  • Stone’s natural adaptability 
  • The versatility of stone with its choice of finishes
  • Preserving historical context whilst creating modern solutions

Industry Focus


Stone Federation

Industry initiatives & Natural Stone Awards project profiles

2019 highlights include:

  • Using stone for interiors
  • Selecting for successful landscapes
  • British stone – what’s on offer
  • Grants – are you getting what you’re entitled to?

Conservation Day

Thursday 20 April

Historic England

Material selection and appropriate skills for repairing England’s stone heritage

2019 highlights include:

  • Sourcing stone for repairing historic buildings
  • Stone masonry and conservation training
  • Specifying and selecting stone

2019 Conference

The Natural Stone Show will be complemented by Hard Surfaces, the new event showcasing the latest products and trends in the fast-moving field of surface design. Hard Surfaces brings together the full production, design, specification and purchasing chain and is the only exhibition in the UK focusing exclusively on Hard Surfaces and directly related products and services. 

By co-locating, The Natural Stone Show offers an attractive proposition for architects, designers, developers, fabricators, specialist contractors, installers and KBB outlets. 

  • I've seen how techniques and machinery have advanced in the stone trade, making life easier, more efficient and saving money on a project
    Show Visitor
  • The Natural Stone Show has been really exciting for us, we’ve met a lot of great people and had a lot of traffic on the stand, it has been a great setting for our official launch.
    Kelly Johnson
  • You can find everything!
    Show Visitor
  • The real highlight of the show has been seeing so many people come to see the new colours that we've introduced...we've pulled in incredible crowds with the new range.
    Simon Boocock
    CR Laurence of Europe