SCALEUP SUMMIT SCHEDULE
Breakfast, networking and exhibitors
The ScaleUp Institute Report 2018
The CEO of the ScaleUp Institute will present an annual update on UK data, showcasing progress and impact on the UK and then focussing in on the North East.
The Impact of Scaleups
Panel session chaired by Irene Graham with speakers:
From the North East LEP, Colin will discuss scaleups and high growth start-ups in the regional industrial strategy
Joanna is Associate Professor, Entrepreneurship, Durham University Business School and works across the North East LEP geography advising companies to scale and succeed.
Gillian will discuss the Entrepreneurs Forum and the role of peer networks and the Scaleup Academy.
Geoff will bring his wealth of leadership and business growth experience across 25 years with small and larges businesses to the panel discussion.
Digital Transformation for Scaling Companies
Sabby Gill, Managing Director, UK and Ireland, Sage will talk about digital transformation for companies that are scaling.
Should I Scale, or Should I Grow?
Director of Scaleup North East, Jason will discuss the highs and lows of scaling a business and how the Scaleup North East programme can be a valuable partner, offering professional advice, guidance and connections. With panel members including:
Not Just A Print
Responding to Events That Trigger High Growth
Dr Roy Stanley will be exploring the nature of the events that trigger rapid growth, the actions taken, and decisions made as a result.