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The first-ever #SBLC20 took place online on 24th of June, lasted over 4 hours and was attended by over 100 delegates across Scotland. It started with Keynote from serial Entrepreneur George MacKintosh and featured 4 discussion panels covering Changing Workforces, Tourism and Hospitality, Commercial Property and eCommerce. It ended with an informal networking session facilitated by Colin McKeand.
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Great event, positive atmosphere and good mix of professionals. Highly recommended.
Great event, lovely friendly people, superb venue, and well organised. Well worth coming even if I don’t meet customers I can directly work with. People know people who might need me.
Really enjoyable, round table discussions work well and very interesting to hear different ideas from other groups on the same topic. It was a very good host for this and kept things on schedule and in control easily.
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Business Networking Events in Edinburgh
Active entrepreneurs are transforming society for the better. But our impact is increased exponentially by working together.
We network by sharing our passion; we want to help you to get connected. A supply of valuable business cards is an essential ingredient to succeed, whatever your plans and whatever stage you are at.
If you would like to engage in our Edinburgh Business Community you agree to the following.
Treat us seriously
Treat us seriously and we will do the same for you. If you book to attend an event you need to show up. As a non-member you can cancel your attendance once a year due to personal circumstances. If you book and cancel more than once a year you won’t be able to attend any of our events for minimum of 12 months.
Bring a guest
Please bring a guest with you to our events. Help us to spread the word.
Don’t sell at networking events
Don’t sell – build trust and relationships that will eventually be converted into valuable introductions.
30 second sales pitch
Make sure your Sales Pitch is well-communicated within 30 seconds. Be clear as to what you do and who you are looking for.
Dress Code for our events is smart casual
Bring business cards only
You can bring business cards to all of our events but you cannot display any banners or visual advertising.
Open yourself to others
Open yourself to others – when you are talking to someone or in a group, try to invite others to join your conversation. This will benefit everyone.
Business Networking Events in Edinburgh & Lothians
Edinburgh Connections organises the biggest regular business networking events in Scotland – attended by 130+ delegates, covering the Edinburgh, Lothians and Fife regions. We exploit the power of networks to bring together entrepreneurs; start-ups; individuals looking for career change and anybody on the path of business success. A supply of valuable business cards is an essential ingredient to succeed, whatever your plans and whatever stage you are at.
Business works best when it stays connected. Join one of our Business Networking Events in Edinburgh!
Colin & Bart
Engage in our Business Community
Our events have been designed to maximise contact between individual business owners with a focus on business development. We offer variety of event types including Construction, Roundtable, Edinburgh Business Show, Coffee Networking & Members-only events.