Monday 1st October 2018

The Launch - Wakefield Business Week 2018

Sponsored by OE Electrics

08:45am - 11:00am
Venue: Unity Hall, 75-83 Westgate, Wakefield WF1 1EP
Theme: Wakefields new Economic Strategy
A presentation focusing on the Economic Strategy moving into a Q & A Panel with key figures in Yorkshire including ...

WBW Launch Speakers

Cllr Peter Box OBE, Council Leader Merran McRae, Margeret Wood MBE, Mark Ridgeway OBE

WBW 2018 Speakers

Roger Marsh OBE and Tom Marley CEO the car buying group, as the panels compere.


Following on from this there will be a networking breakfast

*Full information and booking links coming soon*



Afternoon Event - Times TBC

Event Info: Polish Business Link, Business Growth, presented by

Venue: OE Electrics, OE House, Thomas Maddison Lane, Calder park, Wakefield WF4 3GH

*More information and booking links coming soon*


Satellite Events

Event Info: ‘Digital Disruption, Survival or Growth?’ Learn ways to, Cut costs and improve productivity, Transform your customer experience, Create new products and opportunities, Improve customer experience. This event with TED-style keynote, aims to inspire businesses getting local businesses to embrace innovation. What digital technologies are transforming business across the world? How can these innovations be applied to your business.  As technology evolves at faster and faster rates, so to do the threats and opportunities to businesses of all sizes and complexity. Thus future proofing your enterprise to manage the threats and seize the opportunities becomes a constant challenge.

Time:16:30 - 18:30

Venue: The ASIC centre at Wakefield College

*Further information and booking links coming soon*