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EVENTS

We run business skills workshops, webinars, information and networking events throughout the year to equip ambitious businesses, like yours, to grow successfully.

You can also find local events below organised by partners and local business support organisations.

If you are a local organisation in the South East Midlands that would like to publicise an event on this page please fill in this form here:

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    Summer Networking Extravaganza

    Summer Networking Extravaganza

    Athena Network Bedfordshire

    22 Aug 2019 - 11:30 am-3:00 pm

    Join Athena Network Bedfordshire for the Summer Networking Extravaganza. They will have members from all their groups in Beds and also from other regi...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Buckinghamshire

    27 Aug 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Set in the centre of Aylesbury and meeting on the 4th Tu...

    Networking

    Northamptonshire Chamber – Business After Hours

    Northamptonshire Chamber – Business After Hours

    Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce

    28 Aug 2019 - 5:30 pm-7:30 pm

    Open to both members and non-members, “Business After Hours” events have been designed to give local business people an opportunity to meet inform...

    Networking

    Webinar: Introduction to Registered Design Searching

    Webinar: Introduction to Registered Design Searching

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    28 Aug 2019 - 11:00 am-12:00 am

    Registered Designs can protect the appearance of an product. This webinar will explain the basics behind registered design protection and registration...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Corby Business Network Meeting

    Corby Business Network Meeting

    Corby Business Network

    29 Aug 2019 - 9:30 am-11:00 am

    Your chance to meet other members of the network and to find out what’s happening in your local business community...

    Networking

    The Connections Club – September Meeting

    The Connections Club – September Meeting

    The Connections Club

    3 Sep 2019 - 11:45 am-2:00 pm

    The Connections Club is a structured and professional networking group which gives you the opportunity to connect with other business owners who are s...

    Business Buzz Networking – Bedford

    Business Buzz Networking – Bedford

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    4 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Centrally located in Bedford town and meeting on the 1st W...

    Networking

    High Performance Business Clinic

    High Performance Business Clinic

    SEMLEP's Growth Hub

    4 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-4:00 pm

    Are you the director of an established business with ambitions to scale-up? SEMLEP's Growth Hub have joined forces with Barclays Eagle Labs and award...

    Business Clinics

    Northampton Business Network Meeting

    Northampton Business Network Meeting

    Northampton Business Network

    4 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-11:30 am

    Come and join us for our June meeting and meet business owners from the Northampton area, do business together and learn more about the Northampton Bu...

    Networking

    Kettering Business Network Meeting

    Kettering Business Network Meeting

    Kettering Business Network

    4 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-11:30 am

    Your chance to meet other members of the network and to find out what’s happening in your local business community.
    The Kettering Business Ne...

    Networking

    Business Basics workshop

    Business Basics workshop

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    5 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    For anyone thinking about starting a business, this free workshop provides an opportunity to explore the basic principles and procedures required to e...

    Workshop / Seminar

    #FSBConnect Luton Networking

    #FSBConnect Luton Networking

    FSB East of England

    6 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-11:30 am

    Join fellow business owners and entrepreneurs over hot drinks and pastries in a friendly, informal environment at the Leagrave Centre in Luton....

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network

    10 Sep 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK's leading member-only women's business group. We're a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 members w...

    Networking

    Daventry Business Network Meeting

    Daventry Business Network Meeting

    Daventry Business Network

    10 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-11:30 am

    Our Daventry Business Network meeting is an opportunity for all businesses, sole traders, limited companies and PLC’s to meet other members of the n...

    Networking

    #FSBConnect Bedford Networking

    #FSBConnect Bedford Networking

    FSB East of England

    11 Sep 2019 - 10:30 am-12:00 pm

    The event will give you the chance to meet some great local contacts and develop your knowledge of topical business issues in a relaxed and friendly e...

    Networking

    Top 10 Tips for Fundraising with Growthdeck

    Top 10 Tips for Fundraising with Growthdeck

    Barclays Eagle Lab

    11 Sep 2019 - 8:30 am-10:00 am

    If you’re a growth company looking to raise funds for your business, then this session could be very helpful. Raising funds can be a time-consuming ...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Network and Learn: Corby

    Network and Learn: Corby

    SEMLEP's Growth Hub

    11 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-11:30 am

    Connect to members of your local business community, meet SEMLEP's Business Advisers and hear from a guest speaker at Network and Learn: Corby. Taking...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Biggleswade

    Business Buzz Networking – Biggleswade

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    11 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Centrally located in Bedford town and meeting on the 2nd Wedn...

    Networking

    NatWest Milton Keynes Property Investment Information Evening

    NatWest Milton Keynes Property Investment Information Evening

    NatWest Boost

    11 Sep 2019 - 5:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Network with other professionals to share knowledge and insight into Property Investing in Milton Keynes....

    NetworkingWorkshop / Seminar

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network

    12 Sep 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group.

    We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with...

    Networking

    A Guide to Market Research resources for your new Business

    A Guide to Market Research resources for your new Business

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    12 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-11:00 am

    A free workshop exploring online subscription resources Cobra, Mint and Passport as well as other free resources for help researching your business id...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Research & Development Tax Credits Seminar

    Research & Development Tax Credits Seminar

    12 Sep 2019 - 8:00 am-9:30 am

    What are Research and Development tax credits? How could your business qualify and what are the potential benefits? Francis Hudson, Tax Director expla...

    NetworkingWorkshop / Seminar

    #FSBConnect Northampton Networking

    #FSBConnect Northampton Networking

    FSB East Midlands

    13 Sep 2019 - 7:00 am-9:00 am

    Join like-minded Northampton business people to chat about business and get involved in a friendly and supportive business network, open to all whethe...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Luton

    Business Buzz Networking – Luton

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    13 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Located in Luton and meeting on the 2nd Friday of every month...

    Networking

    Business Exhibition and Networking Lunch

    Business Exhibition and Networking Lunch

    Northamptonshire Chamber of Commerce

    13 Sep 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:30 pm

    This event is ideal for businesses looking to forge new contacts, raise their profile and extend their business knowledge. The exhibition is open to b...

    Conference / ExhibitionNetworking

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network

    17 Sep 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Community Grants Information Event – Northampton

    Community Grants Information Event – Northampton

    17 Sep 2019 - 9:45 am-12:00 pm

    Do you run a project that supports local people to get on in life?

    If you can help people to build confidence and overcome barriers tha...

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Barclays Eagle Lab

    18 Sep 2019 - 8:30 am-9:30 am

    Our monthly Early Bird Breakfast is a chance for start-ups, scale-ups, SMEs to meet other entrepreneurs and professionals in a friendly and sociable e...

    Networking

    NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator – Hub Tour

    NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator – Hub Tour

    NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator

    18 Sep 2019 - 3:30 pm-4:15 pm

    The NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator gives businesses the power to start, scale and succeed, providing start-ups and growing businesses with coaching,...

    Business Buzz Networking – Northampton

    Business Buzz Networking – Northampton

    Business Buzz Northamptonshire

    18 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Our monthly business networking events will sit comforta...

    Networking

    NatWest Entrepreneur Network Event – Innovation

    NatWest Entrepreneur Network Event – Innovation

    NatWest Entrepreneur Accelerator

    18 Sep 2019 - 4:30 pm-6:30 pm

    The most successful businesses in the world are those that stay ahead of the curve and continue to innovate. This network event will help you bring to...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Bedfordshire Chamber – Connect over Coffee

    Bedfordshire Chamber – Connect over Coffee

    Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce

    18 Sep 2019 - 9:15 am-11:00 am

    The Chamber invites you to our informal Coffee Morning. This event will give you the chance to explore the various services available to your business...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network

    18 Sep 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Networking

    Business Planning workshop

    Business Planning workshop

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    18 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Your business plan is your unique road map to starting and developing your business and is an essential tool if you intend to look for financial inves...

    Workshop / Seminar

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost

    19 Sep 2019 - 8:00 am-10:00 am

    Join us for a bacon roll, tea or coffee and meet other members of the local business community. This is an informal event to allow local business peop...

    Networking

    East Northants Business Network September 2019 Meeting

    East Northants Business Network September 2019 Meeting

    East Northants Business Network

    19 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-11:00 am

    The East Northants Business Network meetings are open to all businesses, sole traders, limited companies and PLC’s! Your chance to meet other member...

    Networking

    Community Grants Information Event – Milton Keynes

    Community Grants Information Event – Milton Keynes

    SEMLEP

    19 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-12:30 am

    Do you run a project that supports local people to get on in life?

    If you can help people to build confidence and overcome barriers tha...

    Business Buzz Networking – Milton Keynes

    Business Buzz Networking – Milton Keynes

    Business Buzz Buckinghamshire

    20 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Set in the centre of Milton Keynes and meeting on the 3r...

    Networking

    Sales Fundamentals with Simon White

    Sales Fundamentals with Simon White

    Barclays Eagle Lab

    24 Sep 2019 - 8:30 am-10:00 am

    Join Cranfield Eagle Lab and Simon White to learn the fundamentals of good sales....

    Workshop / Seminar

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Buckinghamshire

    24 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Set in the centre of Aylesbury and meeting on the 4th Tu...

    Networking

    The Power of Linkedin – It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You…

    The Power of Linkedin – It’s Not Who You Know, It’s Who Knows You…

    NatWest Boost

    25 Sep 2019 - 8:45 am-12:00 pm

    Is Your Marketing Achieving The Results For Your Business? Leads drive growth. We will take you through the power of Linkedin and how to drive leads t...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Business Breakfast with Active Luton

    Business Breakfast with Active Luton

    Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce

    25 Sep 2019 - 8:00 am-10:00 am

    Recent guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence highlights how employers can and should be encouraged to support employee h...

    Networking

    Let’s Talk Marketing

    Let’s Talk Marketing

    SEMLEP's Growth Hub

    26 Sep 2019 - 9:30 am-12:30 pm

    Learn how a marketing strategy that puts customers first can improve your business. SEMLEP's Growth Hub have partnered with Lewis English at Underpin ...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Using Facebook and Twitter for Business: the Basics

    Using Facebook and Twitter for Business: the Basics

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    26 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    This free workshop is an introduction to using Facebook and Twitter for business. It is aimed at those prior to start-up and new businesses only....

    Workshop / Seminar

    Business Buzz Networking – Flitwick

    Business Buzz Networking – Flitwick

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    27 Sep 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Located in Flitwick and meeting on the 4th Friday of every m...

    Networking

    Digital Northampton Early Bird: Supporting New Staff Through e-Learning

    Digital Northampton Early Bird: Supporting New Staff Through e-Learning

    Digital Northampton

    27 Sep 2019 - 8:00 am-9:00 am

    Phil Spokes from Northamptonshire-based e-Learning provider Spokes Education will talk about how to utilise e-Learning and blended learning to create ...

    Workshop / Seminar

    Business Buzz Networking – Bedford

    Business Buzz Networking – Bedford

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    2 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Centrally located in Bedford town and meeting on the 1st W...

    Networking

    Kettering Business Network Meeting

    Kettering Business Network Meeting

    Kettering Business Network

    2 Oct 2019 - 9:30 am-11:30 am

    Your chance to meet other members of the network and to find out what’s happening in your local business community.
    The Kettering Business Ne...

    Networking

    An Introduction to LinkedIn seminar

    An Introduction to LinkedIn seminar

    Business and IP Centre Northamptonshire

    3 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Exploring how to set up a compelling profile, connect with your audience and post content which will attract the right attention.
    ...

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network

    8 Oct 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK's leading member-only women's business group. We're a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 members w...

    Networking

    The Power of Facebook Lead Generation

    The Power of Facebook Lead Generation

    NatWest Boost

    8 Oct 2019 - 8:30 am-12:00 pm

    Leads drive growth. We will take you through the power of Facebook and how to drive leads to your business, running profitably from Month 1....

    Workshop / Seminar

    Business Buzz Networking – Biggleswade

    Business Buzz Networking – Biggleswade

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    9 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Centrally located in Bedford town and meeting on the 2nd Wedn...

    Networking

    #FSBConnect Bedford Networking

    #FSBConnect Bedford Networking

    FSB East of England

    9 Oct 2019 - 10:30 am-12:00 pm

    Join us for #FSBConnect networking in Bedford! Meet some great local contacts and develop your knowledge of topical business issues in a relaxed and f...

    Networking

    Bedfordshire Chamber – Network with the Neighbours

    Bedfordshire Chamber – Network with the Neighbours

    Bedfordshire Chamber of Commerce

    10 Oct 2019 - 9:15 am-11:00 am

    Enjoy coffee & croissants while introducing yourself to like-minded people who could be the connection your business needs to grow....

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network

    10 Oct 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group.

    We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with...

    Networking

    #FSBConnect Northampton Networking

    #FSBConnect Northampton Networking

    FSB East Midlands

    11 Oct 2019 - 7:00 am-9:00 am

    Join like-minded Northampton business people to chat about business and get involved in a friendly and supportive business network, open to all whethe...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Luton

    Business Buzz Networking – Luton

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    11 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Located in Luton and meeting on the 2nd Friday of every month...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network

    15 Oct 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Business Buzz Networking – Northampton

    Business Buzz Networking – Northampton

    Business Buzz Northamptonshire

    16 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Our monthly business networking events will sit comforta...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network

    16 Oct 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Networking

    Succession Planning Seminar

    Succession Planning Seminar

    MacIntyre Hudson

    17 Oct 2019 - 8:00 am-10:00 am

    MHA MacIntyre Hudson and NatWest are pleased to invite you to our joint seminar on the subject of Preparing for Growth and Realising Value from your B...

    NetworkingWorkshop / Seminar

    Business Buzz Networking – Milton Keynes

    Business Buzz Networking – Milton Keynes

    Business Buzz Buckinghamshire

    18 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Set in the centre of Milton Keynes and meeting on the 3r...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Networking – Aylesbury

    Business Buzz Buckinghamshire

    22 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this vibrant, award winning, drop-in networking event and make new business connections. Set in the centre of Aylesbury and meeting on the 4th Tu...

    Networking

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost

    23 Oct 2019 - 8:00 am-10:00 am

    Join us for a bacon roll, tea or coffee and meet other members of the local business community. This is an informal event to allow local business peop...

    Networking

    Business Buzz Networking – Flitwick

    Business Buzz Networking – Flitwick

    Business Buzz Bedfordshire

    25 Oct 2019 - 10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Join this award winning vibrant drop-in network event and make new business connections. Located in Flitwick and meeting on the 4th Friday of every m...

    Networking

    Digital Northampton Early Bird: Immersive Healthcare

    Digital Northampton Early Bird: Immersive Healthcare

    Digital Northampton

    1 Nov 2019 - 8:00 am-9:00 am

    Rebecca Gill, founder of VR Therapies, will be discussing the latest advances in immersive healthcare and how they are improving lives around the worl...

    NetworkingWorkshop / Seminar

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network

    5 Nov 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK's leading member-only women's business group. We're a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 members w...

    Networking

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Barclays Eagle Lab

    13 Nov 2019 - 8:30 am-9:30 am

    Our monthly Early Bird Breakfast is a chance for start-ups, scale-ups, SMEs to meet other entrepreneurs and professionals in a friendly and sociable e...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network

    14 Nov 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group.

    We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network

    19 Nov 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network

    20 Nov 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Networking

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost – Milton Keynes Business Networking Breakfast

    NatWest Boost

    21 Nov 2019 - 8:00 am-10:00 am

    Join us for a bacon roll, tea or coffee and meet other members of the local business community. This is an informal event to allow local business peop...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network – Kettering

    Women In Business Network

    3 Dec 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK's leading member-only women's business group. We're a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 members w...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network – Towcester

    Women In Business Network

    10 Dec 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Cranfield Eagle Lab – Early Bird Breakfast

    Barclays Eagle Lab

    11 Dec 2019 - 8:30 am-9:30 am

    Our monthly Early Bird Breakfast is a chance for start-ups, scale-ups, SMEs to meet other entrepreneurs and professionals in a friendly and sociable e...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network – Wellingborough

    Women In Business Network

    11 Dec 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group. We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with over 2,000 mem...

    Networking

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network – Northampton

    Women In Business Network

    12 Dec 2019 - 12:00 pm-2:00 pm

    WIBN is the UK’s leading member-only women’s business group.

    We’re a friendly and relaxed nationwide networking organisation with...

    Networking

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