LABOUR CONFERENCE FRINGE EVENT
HOW LABOUR CAN PUT SMALL BUSINESS FIRST
TUESDAY 2ND OCTOBER 1800 - 1900
EXCHANGE ROOM 10 - FREE
All are welcome to attend our fringe event at the Labour conference. We have the best small business thinkers and speakers at the whole conference who will be discussing how Labour can put small business first covering issues such as finance, innovation, tax and development.
The meeting will be chaired by Philip Ross who will ask each panelist to speak for 5 minutes followed by discussions and questions from the floor.
We have the Shadow Minister for Small Business - Toby Perkins - who before entering Parliament ran his own small firm.
John Walker - Chairman of the Federation of Small Businesses - who will explain the issue facing their members.
Dr Jo Twist CEO of the UKIE the trade association in part for the UK's Video Games industry, she will talk about the creative opportunities ahead and the need for skills and innovative funding such as crowdfinancing
Richard Little from the PPMA will talk about innovation and invention and patents and how Britain needs to harness, protect and celebrate its creativity.
Emily Thomas from Aequitas Consulting and former Treasury and DTI Special Advisor.