MSDUK Supplier Diversity Day - Manchester

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Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel

Water Street

Manchester

M3 4JQ

United Kingdom

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Inviting ethnic minority businesses from the North-West region to the first MSDUK Regional Supplier Diversity Event

  • Meet senior procurement leaders from IBM, Cummins, Enterprise Rent-A-Car, Barclays and others
  • Understand how procurement processes work in these global corporations and how you can be part of their supply chain
  • Hear from entrepreneurs from MSDUK network that have successfully won business and get an understanding of do's & don'ts while submitting a proposal.
  • Meet some of our regional partners and industry leaders to understand support available to your business
  • Attend a workshop delivered by world renowed Business Coach, David McQueen, on 'Delivering a winning pitch'
  • Network with cross section of industry, corporate and business leaders


Event Highlight:

Workshop: 'Learn how to pitch your business idea and the art of storytelling'

by David McQueen

Pitching is a key skill of every successful entrepreneur. Whether you are at the idea stage or have a fully fledged business, getting your ideas and business across is essential to success.

The purpose of this workshop is to help you:

  • Feel confident and create a compelling narrative when delivering a high stakes presentation

  • Fine tune visuals

  • Design the basic principles of your pitch

  • Understand the different kinds of pitches


Programme:

10:00-11:00 | Registration and refreshments

11:00-11:15 | Welcome and introduction to MSDUK

11:15-12:30 | Panel Session: Doing business with large corporations-opportunities and challenges

12:30-13:30 | Lunch

13:30-13:45 | Introducing MSDUK Innovation Challenge

13:45-15:45 | Workshop: Learn how to pitch your business idea and the art of storytelling by David McQueen

16:00 | Close


Who should attend?

  • Procurement professionals
  • Ethnic Minority Business owners
  • Young start-up founders
  • Business support organisations from the region


Event Partners:

Our special thanks to Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and many regional businesses for their help in promoting this event and supporting the work of MSDUK


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Manchester Marriott Victoria & Albert Hotel

Water Street

Manchester

M3 4JQ

United Kingdom

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