Just one month to go until Lincolnshire Business Expo 2018

There is now less than one month to go until Greater Lincolnshire’s largest B2B event.

Lincolnshire Business Expo will return for its third consecutive year on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at the Epic Centre, Lincolnshire Showground.

The event will include 27 different seminars, workshops and networking sessions throughout the day along with 96 exhibitors.

Last year, the event had over 1,300 attendees, with more expected for 2018.

Pre-register for free here

Meet the speakers and panelists joining the 2018 Lincolnshire Business Expo:

This year will see two key events, ‘State of Lincolnshire Business in 2018 & beyond‘ and ‘What makes a great business leader‘.


  • Kate Strawson – Director of Shooting Star
  • Kelly Evans – Director of Social Change UK
  • Neil Everett – CEO of Selenity (Formally Software Europe)
  • Rosa Glover – Chief Product Officer for BioBeats
  • Sam Elkington – Director of Lambert Smith Hampton Lincoln
  • Tom Blount – Director of Lincoln Science & Innovation Park


  • Alastair Cunningham – East Midlands Agent for the Bank of England
  • Kelly Evans – Director of Social Change UK
  • Chris Randall – Head of Employment Law, Ringrose Law
  • Russell Copley – CEO of Greenborough Management
  • Mike Stokes – Managing Director of Positive Networking
  • Charlier Ruigrok – Digital Trade Advisor for the DIT
  • Sharon Foster – Marketing Manager, Shooting Star
  • Peter Watson – Marketing Director, Distract (Formally Chatty Imp)
  • Lisa Davies – Director, Get the Edge
  • Richard Hill – CEO & Founder of SEO Traffic Lab
  • Wil Payne – Managing Partner, Newland Partners
  • David Clarke – Director, DBS Internet Marketing

There will also be a range of free events taking place at the at the Expo.

All are free to attend. To sign up, click or tap here.


Check out what will be going on throughout the day:

  • 8.30am – 9am: Breakfast with #TheLab
  • 8.30am – 9am: GDPR: Do you know the impact on HR?
  • 9am – 10am: The Bank of England’s economic outlook for 2018 and beyond
  • 9am – 9.30am: Speed Networking
  • 9am – 9.30am: International website optimisation and digital marketing
  • 9am – 9.30am: How to fund your business growth
  • 9am- 9.30am: How the innovation programme can support your business
  • 9.30am – 10am: Creating conversations that turn into consultations using digital marketing
  • 9.30am – 10am: Is your business prepared for the fourth industrial revolution?
  • 10am – 10.30am: How to invest smartly
  • 10am – 10.30am: Accountants question time: The top 10 things you should be thinking about in 2018
  • 10.30am – 11am: Getting more brand for your buck
  • 10.30am – 11.30am: State of Lincolnshire business in 2018 and beyond
  • 11am – 11.30am: Social media for beginners
  • 11am – 11.30am: Six ways to explode your business in 2018
  • 11am – 11.30am: Eight tips for managing social media in the workplace
  • 11.30am – 12pm: Social Media: How to dominate your industry
  • 11.30am – 12pm: Introduction to selling your products direct to the Chinese consumer
  • 1.30pm – 2.45pm: Matrix networking
  • 1.30pm – 2pm: Four ways to build a high performance team at no cost
  • 1.30pm – 2pm: How the innovation programme can support your business
  • 2pm – 3pm: What makes a great business leader
  • 2pm – 2.30pm: GDPR: An opportunity to secure your business
  • 2.30pm – 3pm: Why Google AdWords didn’t work for your business
  • 2.30pm – 3pm: Want to grow your business?

Visit the Lincolnshire Business Expo website for more details and to book.