Local firms proudly support Doncaster's flagship business conference

The Doncaster Business Conference is back for its fourth year, with a strong line-up of keynote speakers, local MPs and local business panellists to discuss the issues that matter most to Doncaster’s economy. 

The event will focus on two key themes for Doncaster: ‘Work Hard: Harnessing Doncaster’s Talent’ and ‘Play Hard: Creating a Vibrant Cultural Place.’

Doncaster Sheffield Airport, Free2Learn and Taylor Bracewell are headline sponsoring Doncaster Chamber’s flagship event which will see hundreds of business people drive conversations, challenge the local MPs, and share aspirations around Doncaster and its economy

Andrew Hibbert, CEO, Free2Learn commented: “We are proud to be sponsoring the Doncaster Business Conference. We are passionate about changing people’s lives and getting individuals into work within the borough. The Conference is a fantastic opportunity to raise the profile of Free 2 Learn, network with local businesses, and make them aware that we can support their recruitment needs through learners we have on our courses.”

The high profile keynote speakers and panellists lined-up include  Robert Hough CBE (Director of Peel and Chairman of Peel Airports), Rosie Millard OBE (Former Chair of Hull UK City of Culture 2017), Ed Miliband MP (Doncaster North), Dame Rosie Winterton DBE MP (Doncaster Central), Caroline Flint MP (Don Valley), Laura Bennett (Entrepreneur/SCR LEP Board), Karen Finlayson (PwC), Jo Miller (DMBC), Mark Smith (Wabtec),  Anne Tyrell (Doncaster College & University Centre), Tim Banfield (Doncaster Racecourse), Rachel Horne (Doncopolitan), Ed Miliband MP (Doncaster North), Andy Price (&create), Deborah Rees (Cast), and Conference facilitator James Mitchinson (Yorkshire Post).

The Doncaster Business Conference takes place on Friday 18 May, 8am – 12.30pm at The Legacy Centre, Doncaster.  Tickets are now on sale and available to book here.

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