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Programme

Events

The York Business Week Team is bringing you a selection of carefully crafted events focused around four key themes. From showcasing 'World Class York' to helping you take the practical steps to start your business with a bang, we will help you take your buisness to the next level. As well as our own core events we have partnered with some of the city's brightest businesses and support organsiations to bring you a series of insightful and inspirational hosted events. 

We are continuing to add events all the time so keep checking back with us for the very latest line up. If you are interested in holding your own event during the week or would like to get involved as a sponsor,exhibitor or event partner let us know. We'd be delighted to hear from you. 

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York Business Week presents...Company Open Days

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Venue: Various

Taking place across the week some of York's biggest companies are throwing open their doors to let you see inside! Get behind the scenes and learn from some of the success stories in the city.

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Add to CalendarEurope/LondonYork Business Week presents...Company Open DaysTaking place across the week some of York's biggest companies are throwing open their doors to let you see inside! Get behind the scenes and learn from some of the success stories in the city.Various true
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York Business Week Conference (incorporating SuperNetworking)

Date: 13th Nov 2018, 8:30 to 15:00
Venue: York Racecourse

York Business Week conference is returning to launch York Business Week 2018 with a bang! Join us as we showcase 'World Class York'. An array of top-class speakers will inspire, engage and share their experiences and successes.

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Add to Calendar11/13/2018 8:30 AM11/13/2018 3:00 PMEurope/LondonYork Business Week Conference (incorporating SuperNetworking)York Business Week conference is returning to launch York Business Week 2018 with a bang! Join us as we showcase 'World Class York'. An array of top-class speakers will inspire, engage and share their experiences and successes. York Racecourse
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The future of the highstreet

Date: 13th Nov 2018, 18:30 to 21:30
Venue: Grand Hotel & Spa

Retail is undergoing some seismic changes. Join us for a special event hosted by the York Business Improvement District as we look at the future of our highstreet. Bill Grimsey author of the influential Grimsey Review will share his views on the dramatic structural changes affecting the retail sector, from changing consumer behaviour driven by technology, to an archaic business rates system, and he will share his blueprint for change.

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Add to Calendar11/13/2018 6:30 PM11/13/2018 9:30 PMEurope/LondonThe future of the highstreetRetail is undergoing some seismic changes. Join us for a special event hosted by the York Business Improvement District as we look at the future of our highstreet. Bill Grimsey author of the influential Grimsey Review will share his views on the dramatic structural changes affecting the retail sector, from changing consumer behaviour driven by technology, to an archaic business rates system, and he will share his blueprint for change.Grand Hotel & Spa
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York Top 100 Businesses - Launch Event (Invite Only)

Date: 14th Nov 2018, 8:00 to 10:00
Venue: Tempest Hall, York St John University

York Business School at York St John University and Make It York, in conjunction with the York Press, are once again producing a list of the Top 100 Business registered in York. This event will bring the leaders of these businesses together with city leaders and leading business support organisations to launch the 2nd publication of the list

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Add to Calendar11/14/2018 8:00 AM11/14/2018 10:00 AMEurope/London York Top 100 Businesses - Launch Event (Invite Only)York Business School at York St John University and Make It York, in conjunction with the York Press, are once again producing a list of the Top 100 Business registered in York. This event will bring the leaders of these businesses together with city leaders and leading business support organisations to launch the 2nd publication of the list Tempest Hall, York St John University
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Business Growth Showcase...from start up to scale up

Date: 14th Nov 2018, 9:00 to 12:00
Venue: De Grey Rooms

Learn how to start, fund and scale your business! York Business Week have teamed up with York & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce to bring you an exciting showcase event focused on all you need to know to start up and grow your early stage business.

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Add to Calendar11/14/2018 9:00 AM11/14/2018 12:00 PMEurope/LondonBusiness Growth Showcase...from start up to scale upLearn how to start, fund and scale your business! York Business Week have teamed up with York & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce to bring you an exciting showcase event focused on all you need to know to start up and grow your early stage business.De Grey Rooms
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The Business of...

Date: 14th Nov 2018, 18:15 to 20:15
Venue: York St John University

Hosted by York Business School, this ‘Business Of…’ event will feature a leading figure from the business world in interview with Jon Hammond Booth, former BBC presenter and Governor of York St John.

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Add to Calendar11/14/2018 6:15 PM11/14/2018 8:15 PMEurope/LondonThe Business of...Hosted by York Business School, this ‘Business Of…’ event will feature a leading figure from the business world in interview with Jon Hammond Booth, former BBC presenter and Governor of York St John. York St John University
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The Press Business Awards 2018

Date: 15th Nov 2018

Back for its 28th year, The Press Business Awards 2018 will shine the spotlight on the region’s businesses that have been exploiting new opportunities, creating wealth, employing more people and contributing to the local economy

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Add to Calendar11/15/2018 12:00 AMEurope/LondonThe Press Business Awards 2018Back for its 28th year, The Press Business Awards 2018 will shine the spotlight on the region’s businesses that have been exploiting new opportunities, creating wealth, employing more people and contributing to the local economytrue
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People Summit…. Building for tomorrow's workforce today!

Date: 15th Nov 2018, 9:00 to 12:30
Venue: National Centre for Early Music

The world of work is changing. From making sure your company can recruit the skills it needs to preparing for technological change, this half day summit, brought to you in partnership with the federation of small business, will explore how to build your talent pipeline and prepare for the future workplace.

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Add to Calendar11/15/2018 9:00 AM11/15/2018 12:30 PMEurope/LondonPeople Summit…. Building for tomorrow's workforce today!The world of work is changing. From making sure your company can recruit the skills it needs to preparing for technological change, this half day summit, brought to you in partnership with the federation of small business, will explore how to build your talent pipeline and prepare for the future workplace.National Centre for Early Music
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TEDxYork

Date: 16th Nov 2018, 10:00 to 16:00
Venue: tbc

In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. This event will explore the development of technology that will inspire people and business leaders to change their game and look to the future. In particular the speakers will explore how technology, creativity and innovation can intermingle with history and heritage and how immersive technology can transform the interaction and understanding of the world around us.

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Add to Calendar11/16/2018 10:00 AM11/16/2018 4:00 PMEurope/LondonTEDxYork In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of local, self-organized events that bring people together to share a TED-like experience. This event will explore the development of technology that will inspire people and business leaders to change their game and look to the future. In particular the speakers will explore how technology, creativity and innovation can intermingle with history and heritage and how immersive technology can transform the interaction and understanding of the world around us.tbc
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Where next for York? Setting our economic vision.

Date: 19th Nov 2018
Venue: TBC

This event will bring together key city leaders from across the public and private sector to showcase and update York’s economic strategy.

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Add to Calendar11/19/2018 12:00 AMEurope/LondonWhere next for York? Setting our economic vision. This event will bring together key city leaders from across the public and private sector to showcase and update York’s economic strategy.TBCtrue
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York Culture Awards

Date: 19th Nov 2018
Venue: York Theatre York

The 2018 York Culture Awards celebrates the achievements of the arts and culture sector in the city and showcases the best cultural activity from the year. As well as the Awards, this event is punctuated by performances and a video review of the cultural year.

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Add to Calendar11/19/2018 12:00 AM11/19/2018 12:00 AMEurope/LondonYork Culture AwardsThe 2018 York Culture Awards celebrates the achievements of the arts and culture sector in the city and showcases the best cultural activity from the year. As well as the Awards, this event is punctuated by performances and a video review of the cultural year.York Theatre York true

Principal Sponsors

Business Switch Gas and Electric

Garbutt and Elliott

h2h

Inclusion Housing

Incremental Solutions

Leeds City Region Local Enterprise Partnership

Penlife Associates Chartered Financial Planners

Rollits LLP

Sparq (part of the Saville Group)

University of York

XPS Solutions Ltd

York Business Improvement District

Yorwaste

York, North Yorkshire and East Riding Enterprise Partnership

Event Partners

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Ian Walker & Co Chartered Accountants

FSB Experts in Business

Make It York For Business

York Bid

York & North Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce

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Beetroot Box Video Content Creation

Crombie Wilkinson Solicitors

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