Get Connected at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2013

The UK’s largest regional business event, Kent 2020 Vision LIVE, has announced some of its key speakers for Thursday 25th April 2013 at the Kent Event Centre, including the dynamic founder of i-2-i Travel, Deirdre Bounds. The core theme of this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE is ‘Get Connected’, reflecting the event’s key role in…

Everyone’s a Winner!

The wettest April for over 100 years did little to dampen spirits at this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE – the largest business-to-business event in South East England, run in conjunction with Kent County Council, The KM Group and the Kent Event Centre. With visitor registrations increasing by 10% and well over 300 companies exhibiting, 2012 was…

Kent 2020 Treasure Hunt

Make sure you bring your smartphone when you visit Kent 2020 Vision LIVE on Thursday. Scan the special QR codes to find hidden clues around the show and you could win a package of marketing services worth over £2,000 – including a social media makeover from Wonderful Creative, advertising in The KM / Kent Business, a…

Lessons from Las Vegas

by Caspar Berry, Thought-Leader, Entrepreneur, ex-Professional Poker Player and guest speaker at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2012 As a young man I never took drugs, bungee-jumped or even placed a bet.  Activities associated with risk just never appealed to me. Then, aged 26 – and quite out of the blue – I quit my job as…

Have you had your daily KUTA?

by Lara Morgan – Entrepreneur, Author & Guest Speaker at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2012 In 1991, during the depths of the early-Nineties recession, I started Pacific Direct with some savings that I turned into £20m less than 20 years later. Having had no formal business training and having left school with few qualifications, my story…

Successful Exhibiting: Top tips to maximise your ROI

from David O’Bierne, Commercial Director, ExCeL Exhibition & Conference Centre After an enthusiastic response to his presentation at our Pre-Event Meeting last month, here is a quick re-cap of David O’Bierne’s Top Tips for exhibitors at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2012. Following these ten simple steps will help you to get maximum value from your investment at Kent’s…

Next Week: Grow Your Own

It’s time to start growing your own: ‘Get with Apprenticeships’ next week Preparations are well underway for National Apprenticeship Week 2012, taking place next week from 6-10th February 2012. The Week has been a great success over the last four years and 2012 will be even bigger – with Kent 2020 sponsor, Kent Apprenticeships, helping to…

Getting ready for 19 April: New video

Exhibitors and sponsors get together at the new Clive Emson Conference Centre 150 exhibitors and sponsors got together with the event organisers and key contractors last week, to start preparing for Kent 2020 Vision LIVE on Thursday 19th April 2012. The pre-event meeting for the South East’s largest B2B exhibition took place in the new…

Kent 2020 goes social!

A message for all exhibitors at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2012 Keep up to date with the latest news from the Kent 2020 Vision LIVE team via Twitter and through this regular blog. Set up to promote the event to potential visitors on 19th April , these platforms can also be used to promote individual…