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Countdown begins to Lincolnshire Business Expo 2017

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There are only two weeks to go until the 2017 Lincolnshire Business Expo at the Lincolnshire Showground on January 18.

Some 90 businesses will be exhibiting, with more than 35 speakers across 25 events, making it Lincolnshire’s largest B2B event.

So far more than 500 people have already registered to attend on the day to take part in workshops and seminars and hear from the speakers, including Ron Lynch, Regional Director for the Institue of Directors and Kate Strawson, Director of marketing and PR company Shooting Star.

Special panels will look at hot topics for 2017 including Brexit: Pitfalls and Opportunities for Lincolnshire, hosted by James Pinchbeck, Marketing Partner for Streets and also Disruptive Technology: What’s Next?, which will include Jason Bradbury, TV presenter and host of The Gadget Show UK and US.

Jason Bradbury, Gadget Guru and guest speaker at the Lincolnshire Digital Conference 2015. Photo: Steve Smailes for Lincolnshire Business

Alastair Cunningham, Bank of England East Midlands Agent will provide an exclusive briefing to discuss the Bank of England’s Economic Forecast for the year ahead and Peter Watson from Chatty Imp will look at how social media can boost business in 2017.

Delegates will also have the ability to learn about multiple methods to grow their eCommerce store, including the use of an effective CRM, optimising your site and doing paid campaigns in a talk by Richard Hill from SEO Traffic Lab.

Other events include the return of last year’s Speed Networkingdelivered by the Lincolnshire Chamber of Commerce to help businesses build new relationships and contacts.

Visit the Lincolnshire Business Expo website to register, for a full list of events and exhibitors.