Startup Theatre 7Keynote 1 Keynote 2 Startup Theatre 3 Startup Theatre 4 Startup Theatre 5 Startup Theatre 6 Startup Theatre 7 SME Theatre 8 SME Theatre 9 SME Theatre 10 SME Theatre 11 SME Theatre 12 SME Theatre 13 Digital Marketing and Optimisation Theatre Branding and PR Theatre Raising Finance Theatre Cashflow Theatre
Wednesday 17th May
Thursday 18th May
11.00 - 11.30
Large corporations spend thousands on branding with good reason. This seminar will show how even SMEs and Micro Businesses can build a brand and add value to their enterprise with zero budget. Branding is not just a logo. When you''''re in one of the most competitive markets in business, how can make yourself distinctive? It''''s your brand and the story behind it that will make you more attractive than your competitors. By having a strong brand identity you''''re telling the world that they can trust you and invest their time and money with you. From this seminar you will discover the 7 key elements to building a brand.
11.45 - 12.15
Every day, 25 new business ideas are supported by the government-backed Start Up loans scheme. Since 2012, more than 45,000 businesses have been supported with over £300 million of funding. In this seminar you can find out more about how the scheme works, who is eligible and how to get started. You can also pick up a selection of free guides to help get your business started.
12.30 - 13.00
Find out how to get access to funding and mentoring for your business. This seminar talks about the different sources of funding available and focuses in on the funding and support available under the government-backed Start Up Loans Scheme. Find out if you are eligible for the funding and support available through government-backed Schemes such as the Start Up Loans and Start & Grow Schemes.
14.00 - 14.30
There are a lot of people who can talk the talk but not nearly as many can reach their targets and even outperform them. I’ll walk you through how to find people who are capable and have the drive to complete your projects. I will discuss what developers look for in projects and how to work with them.
15.30 - 16.00
In this seminar, James Nicholson will discuss the latest ways of ranking your website in 2016. Tactics from years gone by have changed a great deal, so you need to ensure you are up to date with the latest techniques. James will also advise how you can avoid Google penalties such as Google Panda and Google Penguin.