It’s here! SME XPO 2024

The excitement is building as SME XPO 2024 draws near

Taking place tomorrow and on Wednesday (April 23-24), at ExCeL London, this year’s event promises an unparalleled experience for entrepreneurs and business owners alike. Boasting a lineup of over 60 esteemed speakers, dynamic exhibitors, engaging workshops, and networking opportunities galore, SME XPO 2024 is a must-attend for anyone seeking insights, connections, and the latest business solutions. In addition to invaluable knowledge and skills development, the event offers extensive networking opportunities designed to forge meaningful connections, enabling our SME visitors to scale and grow.

From inspiring talks to high-energy Speed Networking sessions, attendees will be able to expand their professional networks and unlock new opportunities for collaboration and growth. Some of this year’s highlights include:

Speakers Programme

At the heart of SME XPO 2024 are the distinguished speakers, featuring industry experts such as Tim Martin, Founder & Chairman, JD, Wetherspoon, Rochelle Humes, Founder of one of Britain’s fastest growing kids brands, My Little Coco, Brian Horsburgh, Small Business Country Manager, Dell Technologies UK and Charlie Bigham, Founder of Charlie Bigham’s, among many others. These business experts will impart their knowledge on current trends and best practices giving participants valuable insights among four key themes: Starting up,Scaling up, Money Talks and Future Tech. Explore the full programme of speakers here.

Immersive Workshops

SME XPO 2024 isn’t about participation—it’s about active engagement through immersive workshops. With sessions tailored to every stage of the entrepreneurial journey, attendees will gain actionable insights and strategies to drive growth and innovation in their enterprises. Explore the detailed workshop schedule here.

Diverse range of Exhibitors

Complementing the speaker lineup and extensive workshops, SME XPO 2024 highlights a diverse array of exhibitors presenting their newest products, services, and technological innovations. From industry giants like Dell Technologies powered by Intel®, Salesforce, Tableau, Slack, Travel Counsellors, Virgin Atlantic Delta, Tesla, HSBC, Barclays, Zipcar, AXA, and so many more. Visitors will have the opportunity to discover solutions from so many leading organisations to propel their businesses forward. Discover the complete list of exhibitors here.

Meet the Investors

Attendees can seize the chance to connect with investors and fellow entrepreneurs through ‘Meet the Investors’ sessions, in partnership with EISA, offering insights and opportunities to fuel business growth. Follow this link to see if you are eligible to join!

AXA Startup Angel competition

Back by popular demand, SME XPO 2024 reintroduces The AXA Startup Angel competition. This competition empowers aspiring entrepreneurs with the chance to bring their business visions to life, with prizes including mentorship from top UK business leaders, business insurance, and more. Don’t miss your shot at turning your entrepreneurial dreams into reality!

Speed Networking

Speed networking, where you can meet 50 new contacts in 60 minutes! Speed networking aims to broaden your professional network by introducing you to individuals from diverse sectors and industries. Through brief one-minute interactions, you can efficiently present your product or service to numerous professionals, fostering new connections and opportunities. Secure your space here.

Mark your calendars for April 23-24 and join us at ExCel London, Hall S5-S6, for SME XPO 2024. Plus, as a bonus, attendees can also explore The Watercooler and The Office, the ultimate workplace event where you can discuss sabbaticals, employee wellbeing, and more.

With SME XPO 2024 just around the corner, now’s the time to secure your free ticket and embark on a journey of growth, connection, and innovation. Register now at:  and take the first step toward transforming your business aspirations into reality!

For more information and to register for free, head to the SME XPO website