Growth Hub Live

09:00 - 15:00
University of Hull

Growth Hub Live will bring together dozens of organisations which can help SMEs grow. In a new format for Humber Business Week 2017, the organisations will combine their efforts on two days at two “hub” venues – ensuring delegates can make the most of their time during the week and increasing the opportunities for networking.

The free events will include a packed programme of speakers and short practical workshops delivered by experts, alongside a marketplace for meeting support providers. With at least two options on offer at any one time, businesses attending the events will be able to follow an agenda that works for them.

Growth Hub Live is being co-ordinated by the Humber Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) (  The LEP’s Business Growth Hub ( is the central free point of access for all business support, funding and advice in the region, with a website and impartial advisers available to help businesses navigate the system and find the organisations that can help them.

Speaker topics will include:

  • Business resilience and cyber security
  • Innovation
  • Marketing and social media
  • Funding including grant programmes
  • Exports
  • Intellectual property
  • Support for training
  • Making the most of your data
  • Leadership
  • Keeping your workforce and customers safe

A marketplace will include over a dozen organisations offering support for SMEs in the Humber region – many of them with free or subsidised services.

How to book:

For more information or to reserve a place, visit 



Who should be there?

SME business owners and directors keen to learn about new opportunities to protect, develop and grow their workforce and companies.

Gary Pepper