Midlands Business Expo
MIDLANDS BUSINESS EXPO - BY THE BUSINESS GROWTH SHOW - BIRMINGHAM UNDER FRANCHISE LICENSE.
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The Business Growth Show is the UK's oldest Business Growth Exhibition & Conference that offers visitors the opportunity to start and build on relationships with hundreds of local, regional and national businesses. The Business Growth Show can be defined in a nutshell with the following:
Why should I attend?
The event is designed as a platform for businesses to spring from: through quality business suppliers, networking with up to a thousand business owners, decision makers locally and the region. The show is the chance for you to gain advice from the experts and learning from our inspirational keynote speakers and informative workshops and seminars. Being non-industry specific show, businesses from all backgrounds find new, inventive ways to help their business grow. Discover new suppliers, reduce costs and gain industry knowledge from our expert exhibitors and speakers. Meet new business contacts through our open networking and speed networking. Whether it be an insight into a prospective venture or hints to improve your current strategies our expert exhibitors and speakers are on-hand to help.
What to Expect?
Our speakers are hand-picked for the expertise, experience and notability. They all have something to offer and share with our audience. Speakers have included Andy Street, Conservatives choice for Lord Mayor of West Midlands. Google, Ben Kench Best Selling Author 'Selling for Dummies', Rebecca Jeffery, BBC1's The Apprentice and David Guake Secretary of State for Justice. We will be announcing speakers shortly so use this chance to secure your ticket before its too late!
This year we have selected the following with more confirming next week:
Abid Khan - National Director for Pathway2Grow
Zoe Bennet - Motivational Queen and Women Entrepreneurs
Rene Lucas-Williams - Inspirational Speaker and Founder of Vintage Soul
Simon Washbrook - Marketing Director and Founder of Popcorn Email
The exhibition hall has up to 100 expert exhibitor suppliers to choose from. Each exhibitor offers visitors the opportunity to find new suppliers to help them grow. We aim to have two exhibitors where possible giving you the choice to pick the right expert for your business. Interested in exhibiting register here
Seminars & Workshops
The show runs workshops designed to help businesses understand how to grow through marketing and the essentials needed to run a business today. We have the creative workshops which are driven towards sales and marketing seminars and informative which are surrounding topics which are imperative to running a growing business.
Business Expert Panel
We have brought together some of the UK’s best entrepreneurs to help share their knowledge with you so you can learn from mistakes and successes. This section is not to be missed as learning from others and their failures and successes can help you beat the current crises that are #Brexit.
The show will host the famous Sergeant Major speed networking throughout the day. These sessions are fast and furious and you will need your cards ready and move on time. For those who know the sergeant major, you will know he is renowned for his whistleblowing and beret.
VIP Lunch & Networking
The VIP Lunch and Networking is situated at the heart of the show allowing VIP visitors & exhibitor guests to catch up with each over a coffee and a light bite to eat. The areas are a great place to bump into business and gain new contacts whilst catching up on old.
Throughout the show, there will be a chance to network with delegates in the two major exhibition halls. Each guest will be entitled to FREE Tea or Coffee. The areas are a great place to bump into business and gain new contacts whilst catching up on old.
Business Connections Wall
Visitors can use the business connections wall to post their details on a board highlighting what business support they are looking for and what support they can offer each other. The board is sectioned off into five key areas; sales & marketing, professional services, HR & recruitment, hospitality & events and construction and engineering. You will be able to attach your business card to a sheet asking other businesses to connect with by connecting their business card to your notice sheet.
Business Advice Clinics
Gain over 100 hours of free business advice by booking a 121 with our business advisors. Advisors will offer a 15-minute session for businesses to seat with an expert and ask them questions on issues affecting their business. Advice clinics cover legal, HR, Marketing, Sales, Technology and much more
We will be running a number of sessions throughout the show on Facebook and conducting interviews and testimonials as well as capturing the live feeds from the show.
Please note that the show is a trade only event, no under 18s or students will be allowed into the event. Any visitors found selling to exhibitors or to other visitors will be required to leave. The organiser reserves the right to refuse entry or to insist that any visitor leaves the exhibition for any reason.
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