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LIVERPOOL JUNE-JULY 2014

IFB 2014Who is IFB 2014 for?

Being part of the International Festival of Business (IFB) 2014 presents your business with unrivalled opportunities to build international connections and commercial value.

IFB 2014 will be truly global, with international reach and significance. The festival will connect UK businesses into international markets, bringing together the smartest entrepreneurial minds and the best business opportunities.

Businesses

Participating in the UK’s biggest business festival gives you the chance to connect, trade and grow your business, whatever your business sector, size or markets. Who knows who you will find yourself sitting next to at one of the hundreds of events, conferences and seminars taking place as part of IFB 2014? Or who you'll connect within in and around the IFB Hub once you've registered to join the IFB Business Club? Whether you’re a buyer, seller, supplier or distributor, a small business owner, CEO of a large multinational, an entrepreneur with a great idea or an investor looking for one, the possibilities are endless.

By registering for FREE membership of the IFB Business Club you’ll unlock a world of business opportunities, services, facilities and support.

  • Business Brokerage services match your company with up with potential customers, suppliers* and investors.
  • IFB Hub for provides business facilities, support services and the opportunities to meet businesses to trade or invest
  • Numerous individual IFB 2014 events with a "meet the buyer" focus
  • International trade delegations and buyers located in the IFB Hub
  • Meeting slots in The Hub with senior buyers from 20+ of the largest UK companies
  • Brokered contacts with domestic and global businesses based on the details you register
  • Ability for individual delegates to easily exchange contact information for the purposes of trade and investment via the IFB App (available to download from April 2014)

*UK supply companies only

Register now to join the IFB Business Club to take advantage of these unique business opportunities

Individuals

The day-to-day challenges of running your own business mean it’s easy to miss out on your next big business opportunity. IFB 2014 is the best chance you’ll have to stay ahead of the competition and get access to an unprecedented range of business opportunities. The Festival Programme includes FREE master classes, seminars, and workshops, meet the buyer events and networking opportunities with industry experts and trade bodies.

If you’re looking for an affordable way to make international connections and put your company on a global stage, here are some reasons to be part of IFB 2014:

  • You can register for FREE membership of the IFB Business Club to unlock a world of business opportunities, services, facilities and support.
  • IFB Business Brokerage services match your company with potential customers, suppliers* and investors.
  • IFB Hub services and facilities to provide business facilities, support services and the opportunities to meet businesses to trade or invest
  • Numerous individual IFB 2014 events with a "meet the buyer" focus
  • International trade delegations and buyers located in the IFB Hub
  • Hub meeting slots with senior buyers from 20+ of the largest UK companies
  • Brokered contacts with domestic and global businesses based on the details you register
  • Ability for individual delegates to easily exchange contact information for the purposes of trade and investment via the IFB App (available to download from April 2014)

*UK supply companies only

Register now to join the IFB Business Club to take advantage of these fantastic business opportunities

Event Organisers

Aligning your event, conference or seminar with IFB 2014 opens up endless possibilities. International brand recognition, exposure to thousands of business leaders, blue-chip companies and entrepreneurs are just some of the reasons to be part of IFB 2014.

The Festival isn’t just a place for your delegates to forge connections and realise commercial opportunities. A vibrant international business hub and programme of international cultural events will add a distinctive and stimulating backdrop to the Festival, making IFB 2014 the UK’s first ever 24/7 business festival.

Your event delegates can register for FREE membership of the IFB Business Club to unlock a world of business opportunities, services, facilities and support.

  • Business Brokerage services match your company with up with potential customers, suppliers and investors.
  • IFB Hub for provides business facilities, support services and the opportunities to meet businesses to trade or invest
  • Numerous individual IFB 2014 events with a "meet the buyer" focus
  • International trade delegations and buyers located in the IFB Hub
  • Hub meeting slots with senior buyers from 20+ of the largest UK companies
  • Brokered contacts with domestic and global businesses based on the details you register
  • Ability for individual delegates to easily exchange contact information for the purposes of trade and investment via the IFB App (available to download from April 2014)

Delegates of IFB 2014 can register now to join the IFB Business Club to take advantage of these unique business opportunities

IFB 2014 Sponsors

IFB 2014 offers world-class sponsors the opportunity to place their brand before an audience of international business leaders, start-ups, blue-chips and entrepreneurs. BT, CNN, FT are just some of the companies integrating their brands and maximising the opportunities at the largest global concentration of business events during 2014.

Do you want to launch new products and services at IFB 2014 to a large, discerning business audience and gain visibility for your company? IFB 2014 sponsorship positions your company as a leader in international markets and allows you to strategically position your company with the best international business has to offer.

For further information please contact Julie Gaskell, IFB Sponsorship Manager at jgaskell@liverpoolvision.co.uk

Sponsoring, Exhibiting or Speaking at IFB 2014 events

The majority of IFB 2014 events are autonomous commercial events in their own right, and offer associated sponsorship and/or exhibition opportunities to be negotiated with the respective organiser – individual event contact details are available from the IFB 2014 Events Calendar or from Julie Gaskell, IFB Sponsorship Manager at jgaskell@liverpoolvision.co.uk