Queen's Awards for Enterprise 2023 - Launch and Networking

Queen's Awards for Enterprise 2023 - Launch and Networking

With Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee taking place this year, now more than ever is the time for UK businesses to be recognised for their achievements.

Discover how you could get recognition for your business at this launch and networking event hosted by The Countess Howe, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire and organised by Buckinghamshire Business First and MK Business Leaders Partnership.

The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are recognised as the most prestigious business awards in the UK and are open to applications from almost all businesses of all sizes and in every sector.

Buckinghamshire is full of exciting and innovative businesses and the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are a great way of celebrating success. 

Why attend?

Winning an Award offers multiple benefits including global recognition for your company, boosting staff morale and increasing growth. At this event you will...

  • Discover how to improve your chances of standing out from the crowd with tips, tricks, dos and don’ts
  • Hear from previous winners - who will explain what winning has meant to their business
  • Get the opportunity to network with other businesses attending and make some new valuable connections.

The event format

Entry Workshop

  • Welcome from The Countess Howe, Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire
  • Introduction from Philippa Batting, MD of Buckinghamshire Business First and Nicholas Mann, Chair of MKBLP
  • How to apply for The Queen's Awards for Enterprise - Dr Ann Limb CBE, Deputy Lieutenant for Buckinghamshire
  • 'What winning has meant to our business' - previous winners
  • Q&A

Networking and refreshments

To book your place 

Scroll down to the 'Book now' area below to reserve your place.

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19 May, 2022 - 19 May, 2022
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Registration and refreshments from 5.45pm. Canapes will be served.
The Innovation Centre, Westcott Venture Park, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP18 0XB
Please note:

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Covid safe guidelines
We ask that you do not attend this event if you have any symptoms of coronavirus (however mild).

Photography / Video
We plan to take photographs and record video of this workshop for future promotional activity including social media. If you do not wish to appear in the photographs or the recordingvideo – please let us know either when making your booking, via email to events@bbf.uk.com  or by advising a member of the BBF team when you join the webinar. 

Buckinghamshire Business First Events Team
Waiting List:
Once the event is fully booked you can be added to our waiting list.


Dr. Ann Limb CBE DL
  • Dr. Ann Limb CBE DL

High Sheriff in nomination, Buckinghamshire 2023-4

Nicholas Mann
  • Nicholas Mann

Chair, MKBLP

Philippa Batting
  • Philippa Batting

Managing Director, Buckinghamshire Business First

The Countess Howe
  • The Countess Howe

Her Majesty's Lord-Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire

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