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ScaleUp 2017

Event organized by ICAEW

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ScaleUp 2017 will hear from entrepreneurs who've been there and done it and experts who can take your business to the next level. There will also be a chance to hear from Enterprise Nation founder Emma Jones MBE, the government’s SME crown representative.

The full agenda:

09:00: Registration and refreshments

09.30: Introduction and Welcome

Emma Jones MBE, founder, Enterprise Nation and the government's SME crown representative and Matthew Rideout, director, business, ICAEW

09.45: How to recruit the best staff and keep them

Pip Jamieson, founder, The Dots

10.15: Building London into the best city in the world to scale up a business

Rajesh Agrawal, deputy mayor of London for business

10.45 Raising funds and building a new market leader

Giles Andrews OBE, co-founder and chair, Zopa.com and chairman of MarketInvoice and Bethnal Green Ventures

11.15: Morning coffee break

11.45: Accessing customers by building a brand

Shamil Thakrar, founder, Dishoom

12.15: Show me the money!

Alessandro Rufo, founder and CEO, Alien Technology Transfer
Mike Turner, Founder and MD, Bluebird Tea Company
Representative from HSBC
Representative from KPMG

13.00: Lunch

14.00: Selling to government: How thebigword has secured over £200m of contracts with the UK and US governments

Larry Gould, founder and CEO, thebigworld

14.30: Thinking outside the box

Aynsley Damery, CEO, Tayabali Tomlin

15:00: Go global: Take your business to the world

Jan van der Velde, founder, Kit for Kids
Richard Corbett, founder, Eyetease
Ed Pikett, digital director, Department for International Trade

15.45: Grab a coffee!

15.55: Scale-up in 2017!

Irene Dunn, CEO, ScaleUp Institute
Doug Monro, co-founder, Adzuna

16:25 Networking drinks