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We have created a unique offering in the National Growth Exhibition and Conference to hold a number of networking hotspots for businesses to connect.


Networking Cafe

The networking cafe area is for visitors to grab a light bite to eat and coffee as well as network with like-minded businesses.  

In the true style of The Business Growth Network networking a member of the team will be available to help introduce people and help you connect via using the Linkedin App.

Women’s Business Network

We have put on for the show women’s networking session from 11.30am – 12.30pm to help empower our business ladies to network straight after the Women in Business Panel to network.

This will be hosted by Sonia  Halieth from the Women’s International Club and Ambassador for The Business Growth Network

VIP Networking Lunch

We provide lunch for our VIP Ticket holders in Exhibition Hall 1 these are limited and either issued via our sponsors or exhibitors or can be purchased online.

The networking lunch allows businesses to connect with each other in a relaxed and friendly environment over a cup of tea or coffee and a bite to eat.

Each VIP Guest will have the chance to use Linkedin to connect to each other online. This section is facilitated by The Business Growth Network Team.


Speed Networking

Speed Networking is the fast and furious way of networking, this tradition within the show has helped thousands of businesses to connect.

With the famous Sergeant Major making appearances across the country to help facilitate thousands of sessions, in not only the show but also with the Business Growth Network as well.

Attendees will be given 60 seconds to make the most out of your brief encounter and if the person seating in front of you is not right for you then you soon will be able to move on.


After Hours Exhibitors and VIP Guest Party

Exhibitors, speakers and VIP Guests will be invited to attend the Sponsors and Exhibitors After Party. This an opportunity for exhibitors and VIP guests to relax and network before finishing for the day.

This session is strictly for sponsors, exhibitors, speakers or VIP Ticket Holders. 4pm – 6pm.