insideKENT Magazine Issue 59 - February 2017 - Page 142

BUSINESS KENT VISION LIVE 2017 MAKE YOUR BUSINESS EVEN BETTER WITH KENT VISION LIVE Kent Vision LIVE is the largest regional business event in the UK, generating over £20m of new business for the county every year. As the year’s most important gathering of the Kent business community, the event brings together more visitors, exhibitors, new ideas and practical advice than every other B2B event put together. The exhibition, keynotes and workshops are all free to attend at the Kent Event Centre on Wednesday 10th May. OPENING KEYNOTE: PESTON ON BUSINESS ITV’s Political Editor, Robert Peston, will open this year’s event with some fascinating insights into the rapidly changing business landscape. As one of the UK’s most prolific commentators on business, economics and politics, Robert has a unique perspective on the many unexpected developments of the past twelve months and the likely business impacts of Brexit, Trumpism and other uncertainties looming around the globe. AFTERNOON KEYNOTE: FOOD FOR THOUGHT Kent-based Chapel Down recently announced that they have been invited to join the elite group of British businesses, Walpole, and signed a four-year deal as an official partner of the Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race. The company’s CEO Frazer Thompson will share highlights of their inspirational journey in the afternoon keynote, kicking off a full afternoon of business success stories. Don’t forget to put the date in your diary for Kent Vision LIVE 2017 on Wednesday 10th May at the Kent Event Centre. For more information or to register for your free place: 142