Events and Conferences


UK growth business events and exhibitions calendar

A diary of upcoming events and exhibitions of interest for UK growth business owners and scale-ups


4 tips for holding your business event post-pandemic

The pandemic has changed business conferences forever. The way forward, argues Toby Lewis, is the hybrid model which increases engagement and value

PR and Marketing Strategy

How to make your online virtual event a success – 6 top tips

Accountancy software Intuit QuickBooks had to yank its annual QuickBook Connect event days before it went live because of coronavirus. Alicia Skubick had just three weeks to put together an online replacement.


Entrepreneur interview: Matt Turner, managing director of Clownfish Events

Matt Turner, MD of events company Clownfish Events on the importance of diversifying your brand to grow sales.


Entrepreneur interview: David Ciclitira, Executive Chairman of LVCG

David Ciclitira, executive chairman of LVCG explains how he has grown a company focussing on sponsorship from one event a year to 60 in just two years.


Come to the MSB: Business Insight Conference 2018

CBI's event dedicated to medium-sized business returns for 2018 to explore the intelligence and capabilities needed to help growing businesses succeed in the current climate.

Human Resources

Ten ways events meetings could change in the next five years

Rohit Talwar and his team at Fast Future describe the key driving forces that are shaping the emerging future of business meetings, events, and conferences.

Human Resources

6 out-of-the-box event ideas to incentivise employees

Incentivising employees can be an uphill task, especially if it's the usual office parties, or sporting events. VIP Event Butler's Lucy Abrahams outlines six new and innovative events that can motivate your employees.


Getting involved with the International Festival for Business

Taking Tech Invest north in search of businesses hoping to grow through equity funding.


Eventbrite buys London-based social conference directory Lanyrd

American self-service ticketing platform has closed its two first acquisitions, including London start-up Lanyrd.


MITIE unveils £5 million entrepreneur event

UK entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to take part in a live pitch to secure investment from outsourcing company MITIE.