business funding show '19

the only funding exhibition in the Uk & eu


About the Show

Back for its fourth year, the Business Funding Show takes pride in being the only funding exhibition in the UK & EU.​ The goal of BFS '19 is to educate SMEs about the available funding options and ease the process of obtaining capital, while showcasing the best opportunities for both founders and investors.

Confirmed Participants


Exhibiting opportunities are available for entrepreneurs, funders and service providers. See why you should exhibit below!

Meet growing niche businesses from popular industries 
Blockchain and Cryptocurrencies, FinTech, HealthTech and more
Showcase your opportunity for high ROI
Network for powerful connections
Maximise your brand exposure
Opportunities for Funders
Give your brand a sizable boost
Meet all top funders under one roof
Build relationships with top industry experts 
Get scheduled meetings with best-fit investors
Benefit from pre- and post-event marketing and media opportunities
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Opportunities for Entrepreneurs


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9:30AM -10AM: Registration

10AM -11AM: Mind the gap - equity trends for 2019   

Discover from industry Thought Leaders what funders are after.

11AM -12PM: Access to Alternative Finance  

There are multiple funding options, but which one is the best fit for you - find out from experts.

12PM -1PM: How to Get Ahead of the Competition and Be Investment Ready   

Last thing you'd want after agreeing the investment, is the deal falling apart because of the missing paperwork,
learn how to get yourself ready and protected for whatever unforseen circumstances.

1PM - 2PM: Top UK & EU Grants: How to Secure Them  

Grants are there and they are accessible. Only 2018 alone introduced over 20 new schemes.
How you secure one - that's a question to be addressed by this panel.

2PM - 3PM: Make the Most of Your Business' IP   

There are intangible assets which funders are considering deciding whether to provide you funds,
and IP is amongst the main ones. Learn how to protect your business and increase its IP value.

3PM - 4PM: Pitching Challenge  

Learn from the pitching expert how to make an outstanding pitch, and then present your idea or
observe others doing so, whilst listenning to the feedback from leading startup VCs.

Our speakers

Jenny Tooth
Tom Kennard
Russell Buckley
Ian Gosling
Alex Sleigh
Andrew Hawley
Luke Smith
Kevin Vendel
Oliver Woolley
Max Verploegen
Nick Wright
Alice Hu Wagner
Nigel Walker
Peter Cowley 
Alex Chalkley
Karen holden
Alex Sleigh
Stephen page
ANnik petrou
Kevin Vendel
Asma BashiR
Catherine young
Jacqueline Watts
Umerah Akram

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1-to-1 Investment Clinics

Top Investors and Experts will be there to go through your business and funding needs in 1-to-1 settings to help you meet your growth plans.


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