***Please note, the date for the conference has moved to 8 September (previously 24 June)***
The conference, hosted by broadcaster Sian Lloyd, will bring together businesses and experts to focus on how small businesses can accelerate their growth in a sustained and sustainable way. An exciting lineup of speakers (to be announced very soon) will highlight and discuss key areas businesses can focus on to proactively aid growth.
Various sessions through the day will help businesses understand:
- How they can identify strategic options and plan for growth
- How they can plan their journey towards net zero
- Various kinds of finance to assist growth
- How to develop a suitable marketing and sales plan to support growth
- How to develop a committed team within a business to facilitate growth
- How FSB’s lobbying, events and member benefits can support businesses as they grow
Businesses will also be able to ask questions of speakers and network with other businesses and delegates.
|9.00am – 9.30am||Arrival, registration|
|9.30am – 9.35am||Welcome and introduction - Sian Lloyd, event host|
|9.35am – 9.45am||Address from Minister for the Economy, Vaughan Gething|
|9.45am – 9.55am||FSB Wales perspective – Ben Cottam, Head of FSB Wales|
|9.55am – 10.55am||Growing your business – the roadmap – Graham Morgan, Business Doctors|
|10.55am – 11.15am||Break|
|11.15am – 11.35am||Developing effective teams for growth – Grant Santos, Educ8|
|11.35am – 11.55am||Finance to assist growth – Joanna Thomas, Development Bank of Wales|
|11.55am – 12.15pm||A perspective on growth – Damon Rands, Ceri Maund, PureCyber|
|12.15pm – 12.40pm||Panel Discussion|
|12.40pm – 1.20pm||Lunch|
|1.20pm – 1.45pm||Doing better business. Why sustainability & net zero are essential to future success – Iain Cox, ecostudio|
|1.45pm – 2.15pm||Planning and implementing a cost effective marketing strategy – Elli Rees, Antony Jones, Freshwater|
|2.15pm – 2.30pm||How FSB helps businesses grow – Peter O’Shea, FSB|
|2.30pm – 2.50pm||Panel Discussion|
|2.50pm – 3.00pm||Thanks, and close – Sian Lloyd, event host|
Businesses will be able to ask questions of speakers during panel discussions, and network with other businesses and delegates during breaks.
Please note: this event is now fully booked.
Lunch will be provided, with tea and coffee available during breaks. Water will be provided throughout the day.
We look forward to seeing you there!
Our exhibition stands are now fully booked.
Please contact Rob Basini for further information about the event.