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North Tyneside Business Exhibition 2017

October 18 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Free - £10.00

Join us for the 2nd North Tyneside Business Exhibition – Finding Finance and Support for your Business!

• An update on the economy from the Bank of England
• Boost your connections with Speed Networking
• Speak to Business Support organisations in the exhibition area
• Have your say on business in North Tyneside with our interactive business survey
• 1-2-1 meet the investor with Northstar Ventures
• FREE food and refreshments


4pm Guest Arrival, Registration, Buffet and Tea & Coffee
Networking around exhibition stands

4:20pm Introduction and Welcome speeches from Host, NTBF and RSM
Q&A Panel
Update on the economy from the Bank of England
Interactive Business Survey

5pm Speed Networking – please sign up for this in advance 
Networking in exhibition area

5pm – 6pm Quick-fire drop-in seminars from:Santander | Virgin Start-Up Loans | RSM | TEDCO | Northstar Ventures | NBSL | Arrow Sales

6:30pm Remainder of Business Survey Questions
Final messages and Close

All times are approximate and subject to change.

All times are approximate and subject to change. 

 Fiona Fletcher. Having worked as a Solicitor and Law Lecturer over the last 20 years, Fiona brings legal and managerial expertise to our event.





Mauricio Armellini, Agent, The Bank of England 

Mauricio came to the North East in 2005 to undertake his PhD studies in economics at Durham University, following his MA in Development Economics at Williams College (USA). He has also taught economics at undergraduate and postgraduate level at Durham University.


Q&A Panel 

Alex Marsh, Investment Manager, Northstar Ventures 

Alex is an Investment Manager at Northstar Ventures. He is responsible for sourcing new deals and making investments into early stage businesses in the North East of England. Alex joined Northstar from PwC, where he was a Corporate Finance Manager in the M&A team. He worked on a wide range of deals with public, private and private equity owned businesses, ranging from £10m to £230m deals.

Maurice Duffy, Chairman, Blackswan Group

A business transformation consultancy that operates globally in over 20 countries. Maurice leads all Blackswan transformation programmes and is respected for his work on leadership, change and transformation, in which he both practices and consults around the world.




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October 18
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Free - £10.00


Tyne Metropolitan College
Battle Hill Drive
Wallsend, England NE28 9NL United Kingdom


North Tyneside Business Forum