Peterborough B2B Exhibition 2017

Five free expert seminars, a free speed networking session plus an Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Breakfast.  Book your place online.  

Free seminar programme

Our seminar programme is designed to support your organisation by sharing knowledge and giving you the skills to develop and enhance your business.  

We are really excited to announce that our headline seminar is with  

Visitors can attend the exhibition, seminars or speed networking on the day for free.  Pre-register as a visitor in advance by using the ‘visitor registration’ button above or you can register on the day.

7.30-9.00am

Opportunity Peterborough Bondholder Breakfast

Hear the latest city news and opportunities Opportunity Peterborough and the results of CPIER and the impact of mayoral bodies across the UK will be released. 

Exclusive to Bondholder Members. Please book directly through Opportunity Peterborough.


9.30-10.00am

Using Video in Social Media
Stuart Waldron, Waldron Media

Video is a very effective way to communicate with your audience and investing in professional video services is a great way to tell your story to the world.

For a small business your budget might be limited, seem daunting and sounds expensive. The temptation to shoot video on your mobile device could be the way to get you started.

This practical session will explore the some fundamental things to get you started to make your videos look and sound as good as they can when using your mobile device.


10.15-10.45am

Millennial Leaders
Simon Barrington, Director, Forge Leadership Consultancy

In this seminar Simon will share the results of a year long
research project into the leadership attitudes and approaches
of millennial leaders (born 1984 - 2000). 

With millennials now the largest age group in our workforce
and many of them now in senior leadership roles - this talk will
help you attract, retain, motivate and develop millennial
leaders.

IoD_rgb_logo_Cambridgeshire.jpg

11.00-11.30am

The Real Value of Communities for Business
Dan Thornton, DPiP Founder and Managing Director of
The Way of the Web Ltd


The history of Digital People in Peterborough (DPiP) and how
to build your own business community to enhance business
growth.

DPiP_logo.png

11.00am-12.30pm

Managing Finances when Trading Overseas

The Chamber has teamed up with Bibby Financial Services and the British Chambers of Commerce to bring you a solutions led event exploring the finance options available for businesses trading overseas.

You'll be joined by businesses who are importing, exporting or looking to trade overseas. This discussion will be based around what finance options are available for importing and exporting goods; the financial supply chain from receiving an order to delivering the goods, and how you can protect against current exchange rate volatility and bad debts.

Places are limited and for Chamber member only.  Interested in attending, please contact Helen Bosett at the Chamber, h.bosett@cambscci.co.uk


11.45am-12.00pm

Preparing a Good Tender
Delivered by Darren Ford, Head of Procurement,
Peterborough Serco Strategic Partnership

 

Learn of the Peterborough City Council tender process and tips for putting together a good tender.


1.00-1.30pm

Scaling your Business Utilising the Power of Facebook
Delivered by Arjun Paliwal , Strategic Account Manager, Facebook

Increase you business presence with the power of Facebook
and other emerging platforms

facebook_wordmark_RGB.jpg

2.00-2.45pm

Speed Networking

Networking against the clock - you have just 60 seconds to get your message across to the person opposite you before moving along the line. Bring plenty of business cards and bottle of water!

No need to book, first come first served on the day