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Scaleup Week: The Business Plan

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Funding the future
Unlocking capital to power the growth we need
2021-05-18T10:00:00Z 2021-05-18T11:00:00Z Europe/London Funding+the+future Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Enriching the community: how scaleups are a force for local renewal
How can scaleups contribute to economic renewal and prosperity in their local regions?
Timo Boldt Tristia Harrison Vin Murria OBE Kwasi Kwarteng MP Irene Graham OBE Stephen Welton
2021-05-18T14:00:00Z 2021-05-18T15:15:00Z Europe/London Enriching+the+community%3A+how+scaleups+are+a+force+for+local+renewal Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Navigating the journey to net zero: how growing businesses will play their part
How can scaleups contribute to achieving net zero by 2050? What technologies & business models will drive the scaleup ecosystem to carbon neutral?
Paul Hayes Jo-Jo Hubbard Solange Chamberlain Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE, FRS, FREng Stephen Welton
2021-05-18T16:00:00Z 2021-05-18T17:15:00Z Europe/London Navigating+the+journey+to+net+zero%3A+how+growing+businesses+will+play+their+part Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Finding a purpose and embedding a culture: lessons for leaders and teams
How can businesses engage their people and partners to drive good growth in scaleup businesses?
Johnny Boufarhat Pip Jamieson Adam Jacobs Adrienne Minster Colin Mayer CBE Ian Simm Sherry Coutu CBE
2021-05-19T13:00:00Z 2021-05-19T14:15:00Z Europe/London Finding+a+purpose+and+embedding+a+culture%3A+lessons+for+leaders+and+teams Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Unlocking ingenuity: how to create fertile conditions for innovation
How can we foster innovation to drive economic growth and create jobs?
Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser DBE FRS Amanda Solloway MP Paul Newman Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne Martin Murphy
2021-05-19T15:00:00Z 2021-05-19T16:15:00Z Europe/London Unlocking+ingenuity%3A+how+to+create+fertile+conditions+for+innovation Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Three things to build back better
Jamie Mitchell Claudia Harris Tobin Ireland Tim Lee Cate Poulson
2021-05-19T16:30:00Z 2021-05-19T17:30:00Z Europe/London Three+things+to+build+back+better Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Making Global Britain a reality: can growing businesses attract worldwide attention?
What will attract global investment to drive the future success of UK scaleups?
Willie Watt Lord Grimstone Dr Linda Yueh Karen Betts Dan Korski CBE Noel Quinn Stephen Welton
2021-05-20T10:00:00Z 2021-05-20T11:15:00Z Europe/London Making+Global+Britain+a+reality%3A+can+growing+businesses+attract+worldwide+attention%3F Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
Focus on skills: equipping today’s workforce for tomorrow’s challenges
What are the skills needed for a new era of scaleup businesses?
Dawid Konotey-Ahulu Gillian Keegan MP James Uffindell David Richards Adam Hale
2021-05-20T14:00:00Z 2021-05-20T15:15:00Z Europe/London Focus+on+skills%3A+equipping+today%E2%80%99s+workforce+for+tomorrow%E2%80%99s+challenges Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
No more glass ceilings: removing barriers to a diverse entrepreneur community
How can the UK unlock the £250bn in additional value of female-led businesses, and enable the success of founders from under-represented backgrounds?
Chika Russell Paul Scully MP Catherine Beech Sir Kenneth Olisa OBE Dr Eliza Filby Alice Avis MBE
2021-05-20T16:00:00Z 2021-05-20T17:15:00Z Europe/London No+more+glass+ceilings%3A+removing+barriers+to+a+diverse+entrepreneur+community Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)


Paul Hayes

CEO, Seasalt

Chika Russell

Founder, Chika's Foods

David Richards

Founder, Chairman & CEO, WANdisco

Jo-Jo Hubbard

CEO, Electron

Timo Boldt

Founder, Gousto

Tristia Harrison

CEO, TalkTalk

Ian Simm

Founder & Chief Executive, Impax Asset Management

Lord Grimstone

Minister for Investment at DIT and BEIS

Gillian Keegan MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Apprenticeships and Skills

Dawid Konotey-Ahulu

Co-founder, Redington & Mallowstreet

Willie Watt

Chair, Scottish National Investment Bank

Johnny Boufarhat

CEO & Founder, Hopin

Pip Jamieson

Founder, The Dots

Paul Scully MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Michael Hayman MBE DL

Host of Change Makers, co-author of Mission and co-founder of StartUp Britain

Solange Chamberlain

MD, Commercial Banking, COO, NatWest

James Uffindell

Founder, Bright Network

Professor Dame Ottoline Leyser DBE FRS

CEO, UK Research & Innovation

Catherine Beech

Chair, Phoremost

Karen Betts

CEO, Scotch Whisky Association

Dr Linda Yueh

Economist, Broadcaster, Writer

Adam Jacobs

Executive Chairman, Bloom Procurement

Tim Lee

CEO, Mindful Chef

Tobin Ireland

Independent Director, Lovehoney

Claudia Harris

CEO, Makers

Jamie Mitchell

Founder, All Together, Non Executive Chairman Rare Restaurants

Cate Poulson

Head of Talent Network, BGF

Adam Hale

Chair, Scaleup Institute & Chair, Board of Directors Arctic Shores

Alice Avis MBE

Non-Executive Director, BGF

Adrienne Minster

Chief Executive Officer, Rated People

Amanda Solloway MP

Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Sir Kenneth Olisa OBE

HM Lord-Lieutenant of Greater London

Baroness Brown of Cambridge DBE, FRS, FREng

UK Low Carbon Business Ambassador and CCC board member

Paul Newman

Co-founder & CTO, Oxbotica

Dan Korski CBE

CEO, Public

Dr Eliza Filby

Generations Expert & Historian of Contemporary Values

Irene Graham OBE

CEO, ScaleUp Institute

Stephen Welton

Executive Chair, BGF

Kwasi Kwarteng MP

Secretary of State for Business, Energy, Industrial Strategy

Vin Murria OBE

Founder, Advanced Computer Software & investor

Martin Murphy

CEO, Syncona

Lucinda Bruce-Gardyne

Founder & Board Director, Genius Foods

Noel Quinn


Sherry Coutu CBE

Founder, Workfinder

Colin Mayer CBE

Peter Moores, Professor of Management Studies, University of Oxford

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