Business Starter

Starting Your Own Business?

Yes, let’s go!

Turn your business idea into reality.

Join us (virtually) in October at the 3rd edition of Women in Business Expo.

The number of UK businesses currently owned by women is at 32.37%, highlighting a remarkable shift from four years ago, when just 17% of founders were female (UENI, 2020).

Are you looking for inspiration and recommended business services to turn thinking into action? This could be starting your own business or side hustle, embarking on a freelancing journey or exploring franchising opportunities. Imagine saving yourself time and money trying to research and test the right solutions. Instead, you now have all the knowledge, support, and business strategy from the start to get your idea off the ground today.

Why attend?

Be inspired by female trailblazers

Listen to success stories from influential female founders and entrepreneurs who have grown and scaled their businesses, redefining what it is to be a Female Founder.

Save time & ask the experts

Meet 1-on-1 with market-leading providers on guidance to set-up your business for success and acquire the ‘know-how’ on fundamentals?

Agility, innovation, action

Learn from the experts who have worked with numerous business owners. Find the right solutions and support for businesses and start-ups.

Find your community

Connect with fellow entrepreneurs who are focused on starting their businesses and share insights.

60+

world-class speakers

5,000+

attendees

1-to-1

meetings

60+

leading companies

10+

roundtables & networking

About the event

The #1 business event for women, looking for guidance, recommended products/services and expert advice to start their business.

Women in Business Expo is focused on advancing female leadership, centering conversations on propelling diversity in entrepreneurship, and providing solutions for female founders and business starters to thrive.

A huge help for me in understanding where to focus my attention throughout my first year of business. I've now got new ideas to implement for my business, as well as the names of exhibiting companies to go to for further information and to use their services in the future. I recommended it!

Jessica

Inspiring speakers, really motivated me to start my own business and start work on my business plan immediately.

Stephanie

A wonderful 2 days spent listening to some of the most influential women in business.

Lisa

Last year’s must-attend Business Starter sessions

An updated seminar programme will be shared closer to the event date.

How I conquered the Imposter Syndrome

Shafali Shown-Keen, Franchisee of McDonalds

How to own your self-limiting beliefs... so that they don't own you!

Sarah King, Co-Founder of we are radikl

Starting up with the Start Up Loans

Louise McCoy, Commercial Director at British Business Bank

Let Go and Start Living: Your journey to a better life and business

Schnel Hanson, Transformation Coach and RTT Therapist at Developing The Inner You

Prepping for Investment as a Woman

Joanne Baban Morales, CEO & Founder of Nunude & Diginnova

Demystifying Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Hannah Meadows, Head of Client Services at Footprint Digital

Join us as a Business Starter in October!

General ticket

£15
£20
  • Access to the 2-day virtual live event
  • Arrange 1-on-1 meetings with leading providers offering solutions and practical advice on loans, financing, marketing and other essentials to set-up your business
  • Network with like-minded women/women-identifying business starters 
  • Attend seminars from iconic business leaders/entrepreneurs, hearing from their personal stories and how-to sessions on creating a sustainable business
  • Join live Q&As with industry experts sharing practical advice and guidance on starting a business and growing it
  • Attend roundtable discussions with top companies - learn how to double your income, increase client retention, and manage your business finances
  • Discover franchising opportunities from brands to suit a range of budgets
  • On-demand access to all speaker content for 30 days 
Pre-register for 2021

VIP Ticket

£50
£60
  • Access to the 2-day virtual live event
  • Arrange 1-on-1 meetings with leading providers offering solutions and practical advice on loans, financing, marketing and other essentials to set-up your business
  • Network with like-minded women/women-identifying business starters 
  • Attend seminars from iconic business leaders/entrepreneurs, hearing from their personal stories and how-to sessions on creating a sustainable business
  • Join live Q&As with industry experts sharing practical advice and guidance on starting a business and growing it
  • Attend roundtable discussions with top companies - learn how to double your income, increase client retention, and manage your business finances
  • Discover franchising opportunities from brands to suit a range of budgets
  • On-demand access to all speaker content for 30 days
  • PLUS 30-minute coaching taster session with accredited Barefoot coach
Pre-register for 2021

Last year’s business starter roundtable discussions

How to double your income

For business owners who want to increase their income and create an outstanding customer experience. This roundtable discussion explored how to use Heart Centred Sales to increase your client lifetime value & create an outstanding customer experience

Reach for the Stars

For business owners who want to better manage their money. Bringing together inspiring female entrepreneurs and business customers to share top tips, growing pains from building their brands, growing their businesses, and maximising success with good money management.

Join us as a Business Starter in October!