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Key Business Development Events For Your 2019 Calendar

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It’s easy to forget that business development can take place out of the office but conferences and events are a fantastic way to learn new skills, discover emerging trends and technologies, and meet future partners, mentors and customers.

Below we’ve rounded up events taking place in the last quarter of 2019 that all business owners should have on their radar. Whether you’re looking towards future-proofing your business, tightening up your copy writing or laying the foundation for next year’s marketing strategy, there’s something below to suit all business needs, regardless of industry or organisation size.



Date: September 4th – 5th 2019

Location: Heathrow, London

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DigiMarCon UK 2019 Digital Marketing Conference & Exhibition will be held from September 4th to 5th, 2019 at the luxurious Sofitel London Heathrow Hotel in London, UK. DigiMarCon UK 2019 Conference showcases some of the most audacious and thought provoking speakers in the digital marketing industry, providing attendees with emerging strategies, the latest innovative technologies, best practices, and insights from successful digital marketing campaigns around the world. 

From building customer loyalty to increasing sales; improving lead generation to driving greater consumer engagement, the DigiMarCon UK 2019 program has been specifically designed to help attendees develop their audience. Attendees will learn how to build traffic, create brand awareness, improve customer service and develop better use of digital tools internally to drive more productive business outcomes.

World of Work Conference: Work Reimagined

Date: September 12th 2019

Location: Henley Business School, Reading

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What will your workplace look like in 2035? Will you even have a workplace? Will you have human workmates? Will you even work?

Join us on 12 September 2019 to hear from a range of fantastic speakers talk about how you and your team can prepare for the future world of work – whether that’s in the next couple of years or the next ten to twenty years! This is an important topic to talk about with the added bonus of getting out of the office to hear from experts and meet like-minded people.

Business Analysis Conference Europe

Date: September 23rd – 25th 2019

Location: Liverpool Street, London

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The Business Analysis Conference Europe 2019 will provide an unparalleled networking opportunity for business analysts from across Europe and beyond. Whether you are just starting your BA journey, you are an experienced BA or you would like to understand the role of BAs further, this conference is for you.


Brighton Business Expo

Date: October 3rd 2019

Location: Brighton Racecourse, Brighton

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Brighton’s biggest business show is the ultimate networking event for all ambitious businesses who are looking to grow and prosper. Whether you’re an existing business looking to grow, a business in the early stages, or want to explore the possibilities of starting your own business – you will find something of interest at this networking event.

At this free-to-attend business expo, you will find a hive of creativity and activity from our seminars, high-paced speed networking and inspirational keynote speakers, as well as from our variety of exhibitors showcasing the very best of local and regional businesses.

Copywriting Conference

Date: October 11th 2019

Location: Barbican Centre, London

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The Copywriting Conference, hosted by ProCopywriters, is a chance to revel in the world of words that work.

Speakers this year include Joanna Wiebe of Copy Hackers fame, Richard Shotton (author of The Choice Factory), Harry Kapur (Velocity Content) and freelancer Laura Parker.

And then we’ve got six brilliant copywriters and communicators lined up to deliver breakout sessions on topics including direct response copywriting, UX copy, marketing psychology and conversational copy.

This one-day conference offers something for a wide range of communicators – whether you’re in advertising, digital marketing, PR or communications.

CMO Conference

Date: October 15th 2019

Location: Denham, Uxbridge

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The CMO Conference produced by Inspired, hosts top level marketing executives in London, New York, Amsterdam, Dublin, Stockholm, Orlando and Dubai, that provides a world class platform for advanced business knowledge and collaboration between industry leading solution providers and Chief Marketing Officers.


Big Data LDN

Date: November 13th – 14th 2019

Location: Olympia, London

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Big Data LDN (London) is a free to attend conference and exhibition, hosting leading data and analytics experts, ready to arm you with the tools to deliver your most effective data-driven strategy.

Discuss your business requirements with 130 leading technology vendors and consultants. Hear from 150 expert speakers in 9 technical and business-led conference theatres, with real-world use-cases and panel debates.

Network with your peers and view the latest product launches & demos.

Big Data LDN attendees have access to free on-site data consultancy and interactive evening community meetups.

The Business Show

Date: November 27th – 28th 2019

Location: Excel, London

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Europe’s largest business exhibition; The Business Show will be returning once again to London’s ExCeL, on the 27th & 28th of November 2019 to celebrate its 42nd edition, and tickets are now running low!

With over 20,000 visitors, more than 200 world-class speakers, 125 interactive masterclasses, as well as 350 expert suppliers, the event will provide visitors with everything needed to start-up or run a successful business. Taking a new direction this November, The Business Show is set to be the biggest and best it’s ever been! From advice on finance and entrepreneurship to guidance on legal services and marketing, plus incredible networking opportunities, this event is one not to be missed. This is the ultimate vent for any SME, small, or start-up business looking to take their business to the next level!