Make the most of your Expo experience …. network with attendees, meet our exhibitors and enjoy a great programme of Seminars provided for you by Surrey Chambers of Commerce.  The day will include 4 featured seminars, we recommend arriving 5 minutes before the start time to secure a seat as places will be available on a first come first serve basis.

This event is completely free to attend – secure your place by booking your tickets today.

If you’d like to showcase your company at the Expo as an exhibitor, stands are available from as little as £480. For more information, click here.

What's On - Day 1

Surrey Business Expo 2022 is delighted to be collaborating with Surrey Chambers of Commerce to bring you a fantastic line up of insightful, varied business seminars utilising the knowledge and expertise of our members and the wider business community.

08:00 – 09.45
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~ Panel Discussion

Pre-show networking
The morning will start with networking at 8.00 am – tea/coffee and pastries will be served.

Pre-show Networking on Day 1 is sponsored by
SURREY EVENT SPECIALISTS

How did they do it? 
Our first panel discussion of the day
Leading brands and what they have done over the past year, and how their actions are shaping things for the future.

Hosted by:  Nick White from Gee You. …with panelists …
Ian McCulloch from Silent Pool Distillery,
Mandira Sarkar from Mandira’s Kitchen,
Brett Riley from Itarmi  

10:00
* SHOW OPENS *
10:30 –11:15
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~ Panel Discussion

How & when to scale your business?
Franchising and partnerships
…. different ways to scale your business.

Hosted by : Ian Martin from EM3 Growth Hub …with panelists …
Rebecca Newman
from Get Ahead VA
PJ Farr from UK Connect

11:30 –12:15
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~ Panel Discussion

Starting a business
Grass roots tips and advice on the best way to get your new business venture up and running.

Hosted by : Lee Lam from Your Start Up Partner …with panelists …
Jane Beagrie
from Olivia Bea Designs
Tanya Selley from Irisa Communications

12:30 –13:00
~ VIP Area 3 ~

The Key to LinkedIn
LinkedIn Training workshop by Allen
Ruddock

13:00 –13:30
~ Speed Networking Area ~

Speed Networking
Hosted by John Gower of Omni Local Business Networking

1:30 –14:15
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~ Panel Discussion

Collaboration is Key!
Remove the myth of competition within your
business and your business sector – Generate
more work and save money.

Hosted by : Mike Turner  …with panelists …
Carol Greaves
from Apprenticeship Hub
Steve Page from Surrey Event Professionals
Nick Wenman from Vineyards of the Surrey Hills

What's On - Day 2

08:00 – 09:45
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~

Pre-show networking
The morning will start with networking at 8.00 am – tea/coffee and pastries will be served.

Pre-show Networking on Day 2 is sponsored by
CONNECT SURREY

Social Media 101
Our first panel discussion of the day
Everything you need to know about social media
matters from leading local experts.

Hosted by:  Louise Camby from Presentation Excellence  …with panelists …
Alex Vinnall from Air Social and (others TBC)

10:00
* SHOW OPENS *
10:30 –11:15
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~

The importance of a sustainable ‘green’ business
Why a sustainable business is important to you and
you clients and how to attract more customers
and retain your staff.

Hosted by : Grant Bourhill from Surrey Research Park  …with panelists …
Sarah Jane Chimbwandira
from Surrey Wildlife Trust
Nicky Yates from Woodhaven Space
Kerry Stares from Charles Russell Speechlys

11:30 –12:15
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~

The Kindness Economy
Why we should all be embracing charity and
community support in our businesses.

Hosted by : Paul Marcus from CMPP …with panelists ..
Nick Adams
from Challengers
Moira Martin from Kelly’s Storage (& charity events)  

12:30 –13:00
~ VIP Area 3 ~

The Myths of Insurance revealed
Informative insight into  commercial insurance by local expert Clive Harrison of H2i Insurance Brokers

13:00 –13:30
~ Speed Networking Area ~

Hosted by John Gower of Omni Local Business Networking

13:00 –14:00
⭐ ~ Seminar Room ~

Marketing out of the Box
Creative, innovative and clever ways to marketyour business in an ever more competitive arena.

Hosted by : Ian Blyth from C&H Marketing  …with panelists ..
Ed Schofield
from Yazaroo
Nigel Blake from Pitch Perfect
Chris Taylor from Podcast

Featured Seminars

Collaboration is Key

Day 2 13.00 - 14.00

The Kindness Economy

Day 2 11.30 - 12.30

Starting a Business?

Day 1 11.30 - 12.30