Business experts to share secrets to successful business growth at new Peterborough Business Growth Conference.

On 29 June, Allia Future Business Centre will bring together business experts from a wide range of fields at a brand new, free to attend Business Growth Conference to support growing ventures in the city.

The conference, which is open to all members of the local business community, will run from 9am-4pm. With a focus on supporting business growth in Peterborough, speakers from the region will cover topics from idea conception and product development, to building a team and raising investment.

Speakers will include; Mike Greene, an accomplished and well-known entrepreneur, professional mentor, international speaker, angel investor, author and passionate advocate for Peterborough; Sukhi Wahiwala, who will be sharing his strategy for maximising focus to achieve your goals; and Jackie Cooper, Allia Serious Impact mentor and life-long entrepreneur. A full list of current speakers is available online.

“Each of our speakers has been carefully selected for the wealth of knowledge and experience they can offer – at every stage of the business life cycle.” said Michelle Craig, the organiser behind the conference.

“No matter where you are on your entrepreneurial journey, you’re certain to take away some advice or insights that could transform your business growth’

As well as a full timetable of targeted talks, attendees will also have the opportunity to take part in Q&A sessions with the speakers, network with other attendees and access a selection of professional service exhibitors from the local area. Delegates will also be offered the chance to explore the Centre’s Innovation Lab, a state-of-the-art, unique, £300,000 ‘makerspace’ for businesses in the city.

Topics covered during the conference will include:

  • Start-up support in Peterborough
  • Marketing automation
  • Crowdfunding
  • Investment
  • Focus

The conference is free to attend but space is limited and delegates must pre-register online at

If you believe your business could help others to grow and would be interested in exhibiting please contact – spaces are limited and not all applications will be accepted.

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About Allia

Allia creates social impact through enterprise. It does this by providing access to finance, workspace and practical support to social and environmental businesses and charities, and by stimulating new ideas and collaborations among organisations that aim to address social challenges.

About Allia Future Business Centre

Allia’s Future Business Centres provide space, mentoring, skills-training and entrepreneurial inspiration for start-ups, early stage businesses and future business leaders who want to make a positive impact. There are currently Future Business Centres in Cambridge, Peterborough and East London.