Buckinghamshire Business Festival

A celebration of business in the Entrepreneurial Heart of Britain

A celebration of business in the Entrepreneurial Heart of Britain

The Buckinghamshire Business Festival will be a celebration of business in the Entrepreneurial Heart of Britain and is designed to boost knowledge, encourage collaborations, share opportunities, highlight innovation, help businesses make new connections and give them fresh ideas to grow their business.

With workshops, exhibitions, conferences, networking and fringe events, the festival will include a wide-ranging programme hosted by Buckinghamshire Business First, our partners and our members. 

The Festival will incorporate key themes including Brexit, Digital, Funding, Leadership, Innovation and many more. 

Get involved!

There are lots of ways that you can get involved to help make the Buckinghamshire Business Festival a success:

Help to make the Business Festival a success!

Importantly, you can help us by spreading the word about how you are getting involved. This could be by social media, sharing details via your networks or encouraging others to get involved! You can use #BucksBusinessFest on social media to shout about the festival.

Buckinghamshire Business Festival Packages:

Host an event:

Put your event centre stage and benefit from the exposure the Buckinghamshire Business Festival will bring, raising your profile in the media and the Buckinghamshire business community.

There will be plenty of opportunities to develop local networks and grow local supply chains, as well as connect with like-minded industry experts.

Hosting a high-quality event will create opportunities to bring new audiences to your door. The people you meet could be future investors or customers or be those who enable you to form a partnership that will take your business forward.

To list your events and become an official partner of the Buckinghamshire Business Festival, register to become a Stakeholder, Partner or Ambassador of Buckinghamshire Business First.

If you would like to use the Buckinghamshire Business Festival logo to promote an event taking place between March 4th-15th 2019, contact our team for more details.

To express an interest, call 01494 927130 or email events@bbf.uk.com.

Book a stand at the Business Expo

Exhibiton stands are now sold out!

Become a sponsor

We have a number of sponsorship opportunities available. To find out more and get involved, call 01494 927130 or email events@bbf.uk.com.

Festival Events

Buckinghamshire Business Expo 

The centrepiece of the Buckinghamshire Business Festival, the Expo attracted 200 visitors on the day to The Gateway in Aylesbury, with 50 exhibitors lined up to showcase their products and services.

As well as this, there was a conference covering digital technology, preparing for Brexit, satellite applications, how technology changes the way we make people decisions, and changing workforces. 

There were also workshop covering topics like leadership, tax, cyber security, video content and digital marketing.

The day was a great success. See for yourself by viewing:


  • Changing workforces, workplaces and the super-successful SME - Dr Lucy Green, Larato - Download >
  • Digital Catapult Overview - Ray Lambe, Digital Catapult - Download >
  • Open Innovation, a helping hand - Fiona McLaren, B2BXi - Download >
  • Preparing your business for EU Exit - Neil Witney, BEIS - Download >
  • Satellites in our everyday lives - Kieran Arnold, Satellite Applications Catapult - Download >
  • Why Digital Skills Matter - Martin Stilgoe, Digital Native - Download >
  • Will technology bias how we make people decisions - Luke Treglown, Thomas International - Download >