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19th to 23rd February 2024, Various locations in Portsmouth
The week-long festival of free activity supporting and championing the region, designed by business for business.
Portsmouth and South Coast Business week will return on 19-23rd February 2024. The annual showcase and celebration of our business community, designed around our four I’s; inform, invest, interact and inspire – and culminating in The News Business Excellence Awards.
The last two years have welcomed over 2,000 business delegates to over 60 events and Open Door sessions, and reached over 20,000 individuals through our Facebook Live videos. We’ve seen events Chaired by Lord David Willets and guest speakers like Will King (founder of King of Shaves) and Lauren Steadman MBE (Paralympic Champion).
We’re also now working closely with the teams at Venturefest South and Shaping Portsmouth Conference teams so as not to duplicate the existing amazing support that already exists in the region. Venturefest South is designed for our Innovators and Investors, our Start-ups and early-stage businesses, and showcases and celebrates regional innovation. Shaping Portsmouth Conference focuses on Transforming Portsmouth.
Watch a short video from Portsmouth and South Coast Business Week’s headline sponsor Catax, delivered by R&D Director John Challen.
Portsmouth and South Coast Business week offers a broad range of inspiring events, with opportunities to interact with likeminded businesses, informing you of the latest business thinking, and prioritising investment in your team, business, and its future success.
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City of Portsmouth College are delighted to offer a “Mental Health and Menopause in the Workplace” session on Tuesday 7th February between 1pm and 3pm at COPC with Mental health coach Hannah Murray & Menopause coach Sophie Cartledge.
Assistant Principal for Work-Based Learning at HSDC
Chair of the Portsmouth Business Strategy Group, Aaron Butson works with employers across the region to develop openings for work-based learning opportunities such as Apprenticeships, Work Experience for full-time students or Industry Placements for T Level students. He also manages HSDC sizeable Adult budget which enables HSDC to up-skill current staff aged 19-years plus and to re-skill adults within the community who are looking for new employment.
Aaron has been a non-executive Director of Hampshire Chambers of Commerce and the Chair of the Portsmouth Business Strategy Group since 2020.
CEO and Executive Chair, Hampshire Chamber of Commerce
Providing support to and leadership of the Hampshire Chamber of Commerce Board through developing strategic direction, effective governance, external relations, policy and representation. Supporting the CEO in shaping goals and ensuring the voice of business informs key policy objectives and priority stakeholder engagements.