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Scale up Britain

The Entrepreneurs Network has been invited to host an event highlighting the importance of scale-ups to the British economy on the opening day of the prestigious International Business Festival.

We'll bring together entrepreneurs, policymakers and media commentators to share their insights and opinions, on the global stage, on making Great Britain a great place to scale a business. 

The full day event will comprise of 5 panels, 20+ high profile entrepreneurs/business leaders, and cover key challenges in growing a business in today's world:

  • Scaling in an Uncertain World
  • The Power of Tech
  • Mission Matters – Scaling with a Social Purpose
  • Going Global 
  • The Next Generation of Talent

International Business Festival

The International Business Festival is one of the world’s biggest business festivals. Hosted every two years in its home city of Liverpool, the festival captures the dynamism and diversity of the global marketplace. The goal is to give businesses the space, support and expertise they need to make connections, do deals and realise their potential.

A ticket to  grants access to the includes entry to each day of the nine day festival, of which HRH Prince William, Duke of Cambridge is Patron.

Announced speakers include Cherie Blair CBE, Wayne Hemingway MBE, Lord Karan Bilimoria, Lord Michael Heseltine, Lord Jim O'Neill, Simon Segars (Chief Executive Officer of ARM Holdings) and Jim Al-Khalili OBE.

In 2016 the festival welcomed over 25,000 attendees from across the UK and around the world, putting on a schedule of inspiring events and facilitating an estimated £250 million worth of business deals.