Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre

Women in Business Expo

No matter what stage of your career journey you are at, the event was packed with free advice, tips and useful information.

We had five theatres with over sixty sessions across the two days. Our seminar programme allowed visitors to plan their day, with dedicated zones for Women in Tech, Women in Franchise or Women in Business.

As well as the free seminars, features to visit included:

Franchise Matchmaking

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Sponsored by
Stage Coach at Women in Business Expo
In association with
Female Franchise at Women in Business Expo

Considering a franchise but not sure where to start or what’s right for your level of investment? The Franchise Matchmaking stand offers an expert to guide you through the exhibitors to see and also useful seminars to attend.

CV & Interview Clinic

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Sponsored by
Robert Half at Women in Business Expo
In association with
Workingmums at Women in Business Expo

Want an expert opinion on how best to lay out your CV for maximum impact? Or need some handy tips on interviews? Our dedicated CV & Interview Clinic provides reassurance and guidance on all aspects of applying for that next job, complete with an on-site photographer for that all important headshot for your digital profile.

Pepdays Workplace Wellbeing Feature

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Pepdays at Women in Business Expo

Learn more about supporting good physical and mental health in your workplace. Experience taster sessions including inspiring talks, interactive workshops and relaxing and energising experiences. Hear from Team GB's Mind Coach and Sleep Specialist, Natalie Pennicotte-Collier and many others.

Giving you expert knowledge to increase energy, resilience and positivity in your business, the programme focusses on mindfulness, sleep therapy, nutrition, fitness, mental health and stress management.

Sky Networking Lounge

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Networking at Women in Business Expo

The networking area in the heart of the event allows visitors to meet over a coffee and/or lunch. Grow your network with potential partners, inspirational women and interesting businesses who support women's careers.

Flexible Working Station

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Sponsored by
VWorks at Women in Business Expo

Take time out of your visit to use our dedicated working station where you can catch up on your emails and work in a relaxed setting with wifi and charging points.

Plan your day

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The ideal first stop on arrival where you can get 1:1 support to guide you on how to fill your day. We will suggest seminars to attend, exhibitors to see, networking sessions to be part of and make sure you get the very most out of your visit.

"I’m delighted to be speaking at Women in Business Expo. This event is so important to highlight and show how women of today can overcome the unique challenges faced in work and business, and provide the inspiration for a new beginning. If you’re looking for a fresh challenge, starting a new business venture or looking for a franchise opportunity, come along and join us in Farnborough for two days of inspiration from October 16th-17th".

LADY (MICHELLE) MONE, BARONESS OF MAYFAIR OBE