10.00 am - 10.45 am
The Secret to Winning Customers and Growing Your Business
Hear from a panel of experts who will share their need-to-know tips to helping your business succeed.
Come prepared with questions, pick up some innovative marketing tips and tricks and network with business leaders. You can benefit from tips & ideas from local marketers & PR agencies on improving your online presence, maximising your impact with digital & print marketing materials, cost-effective PR solutions and much more.
Managing Director at Leader Communications Ltd
Managing Director at Advent Communications PR
CEO at Sandler Training
11.00 am - 11.45am
Kick Start Your Global Growth
Selling overseas has significant benefits for businesses, positively impacting on staffing, productivity, financial performance and longevity. The Department for International Trade (DIT) is hosting this interactive sessions aimed at businesses that want to grow their business and consider selling internationally – if this is you, then please come along to this workshop!
Hosted by an International Trade Adviser who specialises in working with companies who are in the early stages of formulating an export plan. Christine will bring her experience and know-how to encourage and support you in thinking about why you should take the first steps in selling overseas….
What to expect:
12.00 pm - 12.45 pm
Cyber Security & Data Protection Tips you need for your Business
Hear from a panel of IT experts who will share their top tips to prevent your business from being a victim of Cybercrime.
Join us at this informative event where you will be guided through the complexity of cyber security and how to protect your data in readiness for the EU GDPR.
You will leave this event with actions that you can implement immediately.
Head of Information Security - Governance, Risk & Compliance at Zenzero Solutions Limited
Managing DIrector at Axiom Cyber Intelligence
UK Product Manager, HBT Communications/Nuvias
1.00 pm - 2.00 pm
Speed Networking will give you the opportunity to speak with 50+ local businesses in the space of 1 hour!
Delivered in cabaret style, each delegate will be given 2 minutes to talk about their business, before moving on to the next group.
After the “ultra-fast” networking you’ll be able to mingle with your fellow delegates, and spend more time with the people you “match” with.
2.15 pm - 3.00 pm
Women in Business
This seminar will provide excellent networking opportunities and the chance to hear from a panel of inspiring and motivational speakers.
Dr Margaret Casely-Hayford
Chair of ActionAid UK, Member Nominated Director Co-op, Chancellor at Coventry University & Music Management
Speaker, Author and People Profiler dedicated to unleashing People’s potential.