Business Expo – Visitors only

14 Oct
  14th October 2021
  10:00am to 2:00pm
  Shrewsbury Town Football Club

Open to members and non-members of Shropshire Chamber. This event is ideal for businesses looking to forge new contacts, raise their profile and extend their business knowledge.

10.00 to 13.30 Business Expo Opens – Visit the many exhibitors who are looking to promote their services and welcome you. 

To complement the exhibition, we’ll be running 3 free seminars. These seminars are delivered exclusively by Chamber members, enabling attendees to tap into the vast amount of knowledge and insight that Chamber members share.

10.30 to 11.15 SEMINAR 1  
How to look after yourself and your team in a time of 24/7 connection and hybrid-working delieverd by Stephanie Henson from Sixticks

How to deal with endless notifications and a pressure to always be online is a key message at an upcoming e-clinic led by Stephanie Henson, founder of techtimeout – creators of the first workplace programme and accreditation focused on helping businesses improve their relationship with technology to benefit employee mental health and productivity.
The 45 minute e-clinic will include an insight into how technology is addictive in its nature and how it’s having an impact on workplaces. You will discover actionable tips to help you and your teams manage screen time and work productively in a way that supports mental wellbeing.       

11.30 to 12.00 SEMINAR 2  Aaron & Partners
Employment Law

12.15 to 13.00 SEMINAR 3
Presented by Jon Hepburn from The Fedora Consultancy. Jon is a Chartered Marketer helping businesses with a common-sense, practical approach to marketing planning, project management and implementation.

What it is? A free 45-minute tuition session on 8 business-to-business marketing techniques – not just the ‘what’, but why and how these can help your business. 

Why you should attend?   Lots of practical tips to help you get to grips with some of the latest marketing thinking – enabling you to ‘do more with less’ and make the most of a limited marketing budget.

Who should attend? Those responsible for or with an interest in marketing and business development at ‘business to business’ companies and professional services providers

What you will gain by attending? It’s a real time-saver that will help you adapt your marketing activities at a time of almost continuous change. The session will help concentrate your marketing efforts on dialogue with customers and prospects you would like to know better.

The session gives lots of practical and easy-to-apply ideas in common-sense language that can be easily applied when combined with your knowledge of your business. Covering some of the latest trends in marketing with a particular emphasis on customer retention, it provides an overview and insight on topics including empathy-based marketing, why buyer behaviour matters, better segmentation of your marketing database, refreshing your content marketing and why technology doesn’t have all the answers.

(Seminars will run whilst the Expo takes place. NB You are free to dip in and out of the Expo and seminars throughout the whole event)