In the last three years Business for Scotland has hosted over 100 events in towns and cities across Scotland ranging from major conferences and business dinners, to business leaders lunches and Speakeasy social networking events.  SME business networking events are our standard fare and are often oversubscribed.


Example event: The power of the Living Wage and investing in young people A Business for Scotland Glasgow Event 

Screenshot 2015-06-10 11.26.20What are the business benefits of paying the Living Wage? Can businesses afford to pay the Living Wage or is it a case of can they afford not to? This event aimed to answer questions and provide case study evidence of the merits of paying the Living Wage and investing in young people. Our guest speakers each made a short presentations before widening the conversation to the room through a Q & A session.

Business for Scotland Annual Dinner


An important event in the Scottish business calendar gives guests an opportunity to network over dinner and enjoy speeches in the company of some of Scotland’s leading politicians and business people. This year’s keynote speaker will be First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon, and the event will be hosted by comedy and TV presenting talent Hardeep Singh Kohli.

The Vision for Scotland Conference

Screen Shot 2015-12-07 at 10.36.17Our inaugural event attracted 130 influential business people, trade unionists,  social enterprises and academics to Dynamic Earth in Edinburgh to listen to eighteen speakers from business and academia, the NHS and Scotland’s then First Minister Alex Salmond.

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