17th & 18th March,  Manchester Central
The Northern Business Exhibition takes place in Manchester and brings together thousands of professionals every year, making it the largest business show in the North of England. It is the go-to event for anyone starting or growing a business in a challenging economic climate, as well as for business professionals looking to improve skills and develop key relationships through networking.

What's on at the Northern Business Exhibition for you?
 17th & 18th March 2020  // 10am - 4pm // Manchester Central

I AM A...
You're a salesperson, team leader, marketer or other professional, and you want career progression and job satisfaction. The event will hand you ways to be a successful leader, sell more effectively and network with the right connections.
It's all free to attend, gets you out of the office, and will gives you everything you need to achieve more.
I AM A...
You're an owner, CEO or desicion maker of an SME in any industry. The event will deliver insights to increase your profits, grow and improve your marketing, and find the funding to grow that suits you.
It's all free to attend, and the few hours away from your desk will give your business everything it needs to achieve more.
I AM A...
You're an entrepreneur or a new business owner. The event will make sense of the jungle of information to get you started with marketing and sales, debunk the myths, and make the business connections that will secure your success.
It's all free to attend, and the few hours away from your new project will give you everything you need to achieve more.

Join these businesses who attend:

A random selection of businesses who attend the show are below, all growing their business, improving their skills, networking and finding new suppliers. Join them - register for free today!

Seminars and workshops

Keynotes from the 2019 event included:

We're working on the 2020 line-up currently - and it's looking just as exciting!

Kenda Macdonald
Automation Ninjas
Carl Reader
The Business Expert
d&t Business Advisors
Antony Woodcock
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Warren Knight
Technology Entrepreneur
Think Digital First
Jennie Wiggins
Co-Founder & Director
Manchester Gin
Ben Kench
Author of Selling for Dummies
The Business Booster
Mark Wright
Winner of The Apprentice Series 10
Director, Climb Online
K. Osawa
"Fantastic day at the Northern Business Exhibition in Manchester today. Exhibitors very professional and friendly, very relaxed had great rapport building.  Well done to team NBE."
K. Osawa
"Busy day in sunny Manchester! Some fantastic Sales and Marketing seminars this morning from NorthernBizExpo, now I'm at the DigitalGarage learning about SEO and Google My Business."
"Great to be at the NorthernBizExpo today. Loads of great brands to network with! "
"Feeling super motivated after listening to keynote talks about entrepreneurial experiences and marketing strategies at the NorthernBizExpo "
"Had a great day out at the Northern Business Expo, networked and made new connections. Fantastic event, hope to see it return in the future. Thanks all. "
"@NorthernBusinessExpo some excellent speakers, learning and networking here at the Northern Business Exhibition Manchester. Not here? Why not? #NBE19"
"We had a great time at the the @NorthernBizExpo #Manchester learning all things social media and digital Safe to say we are feeling motivated!"
"Just landed at the @NorthernBizExpo. Very impressive."
"Popped in to the @NorthernBizExpo @mcr_central for a few hours today. Good to make some new connections."
At this event you will:
Be inspired 
by 80+ free seminars & workshops delivered by some of the most experienced and successful entrepreneurs and experts.
Get personalised business advice
Meet with an impartial expert and talk through how to sell successfully, find funding, or set up your marketing campaigns effectively - all for free!

Discover the latest products & services 
Exhibitors demonstrate hundreds of innovative, time-saving and cost-effective products and services to benefit your business

Develop key business skills 
Focussed workshops include: Sales Skills, Digital Marketing & Social Media, Technology & Automation, Funding and Leadership & Employment!

Pitch to win £5,000 new business funding 
The £5k Pitch: one winning business idea will win £5,000 cash plus a huge range of business products and services.
Unparalled networking for businesses in the North, to grow your network and generate new business.
Find business funding
Meet with and compare the relevant funding companies, whether you're starting up or looking for growth. 
Save thousands of pounds 
Stop by the cost saving clinic, or simply make use of the discounts, promotions, giveaways, and competitions at the event.
Free tickets
Everything at the show is free to visit, to support local business. Get your free ticket today!
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