Saturday 28th Jan 2023

StartUp Show: The UK's biggest start-up event of the New Year

StartUp Show: The UK's biggest start-up event of the New Year

Date:Sat 28th Jan 2023
Time:09:30 - 16:30

The biggest start-up show of the new year is back!

The StartUp Show is an absolute must for aspiring and existing entrepreneurs. It’s your chance to discover everything you need to know about starting and growing a business.

Join Enterprise Nation in central London on Saturday 28 January and enjoy access to over 100 inspirational entrepreneurs and small business experts across ten different zones. Or, tune in virtually to the keynote stage.

You can choose to join the full event in-person in London (standard ticket) or tune in virtually to a livestream of the keynote stage (virtual ticket).

Keynote stage agenda: 

  • Welcome to StartUp Show and why 2023 is the year to start your dream business: Emma Jones, founder of Enterprise Nation and Julie Devonshire, Director of the Entrepreneurship Institute at King's College London will welcome you to the event
  • How I started one of London's fastest-growing hospitality brands: David Abrahamovitch, founder and CEO of GRIND
  • CEO Secrets: How I sold my business in my 20's for an eight-figure sum: Dougal Shaw, BBC journalist and creator of CEO Secrets interviews Timothy Armoo, co-founder of Fanbytes by Brainlabs
  • How we built YouGov and applying business lessons to ensure the UK remains a great place to start a business: Nadhim Zahawi, Minister without Portfolio, Cabinet Office and Chairman, Conservative Party
  • Fleeing Ukraine and empowering enterprising women: Yevheniia Lukash, Ukranian entrepreneur and online marketer
  • Building purpose into your startp-up: Simon Squibb, founder, The Purposeful Project will share how to build purpose into your start-up and reveal how he has attracted 1.3m TikTok followers
  • From fashion influencer to founder of million-pound fashion brand: Sarah Ashcroft, founder, SLA The Label
  • Making money work for your business: Jordan Shwide, general manager, Monzo Business
  • Eight things I know now that I wish I'd known then: Richard Harpin, founder and CEO, Homeserve, will share how he started and successfully exited his business with a £4bn sale
  • Realising the remarkable - How to effectively raise brand awareness: Richard Moody, general manager for Northern Europe, Vista
  • The mindset required to ensure 2023 is your best year yet: Simon Alexander Ong, life and executive coach and author of Energize

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Join in person to access ten zones: 

  • Keynote stage: Inspirational entrepreneurs will share their stories and top tips, in partnership with Monzo Business
  • The Digital Stage: In partnership with Vodafone Business, this zone will offer advice on the top digital trends and tools to use in 2023
  • Let's Get Social:In partnership with TikTok Shop, learn how to get your brand noticed across major social media platforms
  • Start Me Up: In partnership with GS1 UK, attend industry-specific talks, including food and drink, fashion, beauty and tech
  • Business Essentials: In partnership with Hiscox, learn everything you need to know to start your business
  • Express your Idea: In partnership with Adobe Express, discover lively presentations and Q&A chats about turning your big idea into a great business
  • Show Me The Money: In partnership with Monzo Business, hear how to raise funds for your business and manage your finance
  • Adviser zone: Meet business advisers and experts and get free 1:1 tailored advice for your business
  • Small business zone: A small business market, resources for your business, and get a free headshot!

At the StartUp Show, you will learn how to:

  • Turn your idea into a successful business
  • Grow your social media following and engagement
  • Manage and raise finance for your start-up
  • Plan for success with the right entrepreneurial mindset
  • Secure press coverage for your business
  • Create an authentic brand that attracts an engaged audience

About Enterprise Nation 

Enterprise Nation is the UK's most active small business network, helping thousands of people turn their good idea into a great business. Join today for free to get everything you need to start and grow your small business, in one place.


For a full refund, cancellations must be made at least seven days prior to the event.

Enterprise Nation has helped thousands of people start and grow their businesses. Led by founder, Emma Jones CBE, Enterprise Nation connects you to the resources and expertise to help you succeed.

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