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Events

Welcome to the How's Business events page. Here, you'll find lots of great local events from across York, North Yorkshire and East Riding that you can pop along to. We list all sorts of different events, so whether you're looking for business networking, skills training or larger conferences, you'll find something great to attend here.

Yorkshire and Humber Heathrow Business Summit

The Heathrow Business Summit for Yorkshire and the Humber is one of the 10 Regional Business Summits during 2019. The event provides a great for and …

24th October 2019

Get Ready for Brexit - Tadcaster

This is a practical session to help exporting businesses prepare for Brexit. Why attend? The Government is accelerating Brexit preparations so it …

24th October 2019

scarborough works: People's Powerhouse co-working breakfast

scarborough works is all about community, collaboration and connections. We are a new type of co-working club for Scarborough: supporting small …

30th October 2019

What do your customers see, hear and feel?

We are very excited to announce this month's sponsor is long-standing member Ian Sadler, Customer Experience Director of insight6 for North & …

04th November 2019

Using Technology Mindfully

A hands-on interactive event focusing on ‘Taking Notice & Learning’, two of the recommended ways to wellbeing. One of the biggest challenges to …

04th November 2019

Breakfast Briefing at Springboard: Social Media for Small Businesses

The session will involve taking look at how an optimised LinkedIn profile can be an excellent social media platform for your business. Are you using …

06th November 2019

FSB Connect Craven

Your opportunity to join #FSBConnect Networking and effectively develop and grow your business through our national network of events. We're to be …

06th November 2019

Northern Powerhouse Trade Mission to China

Join this Northern Powerhouse-led mission to Food Hotel China (FHC) 2019 to explore the variety of export opportunities in the largest grocery in on …

11th November 2019

York Business Conference

The Business Conference kick starts a week of inspiration; speakers and exhibitors share their insight, knowledge and experience as we showcase and …

11th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Creating and Maintaining A Sales Pipeline

The importance of having a relevant and regular pipeline of new business opportunities is key to the success of any business. Building and Managing …

12th November 2019

York Hospitality Conference

Discover… Develop… Dream Free for up to two delegates from every York BID, HAY and Visit York member. £45 for non-member ticket (subject to A on …

12th November 2019

Your Business Your Way

Talks by inspirational women to motivate you to run your business your way; shift out of stress, look after you so you can look after your business, …

12th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Creating a Knock Out Marketing Strategy

You know how much energy and passion it takes to build a successful organisation and how running it often gets in the way of marketing it. The of a …

12th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Mental Health First Aid

Part of the York Business Week Business Workshop series. Tickets are £15 per session or £45 for four sessions across the day. This workshop will be …

12th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Brand Personality

An insight into how businesses can define and promote their own unique personality. Explore how authentic brand personality can be captured and at …

12th November 2019

York Business Week- SEO: What it isn’t, what it is and how to use it to grow your business

Colin Docherty (Founder and Managing Director of Edge45®) and his team host an engaging SEO workshop. Find out the basics from an expert who will to …

12th November 2019

Just Say Y.E.P (Young Entrepreneurial Prospects)

Aimed at young people interested in starting up a business, this special Business Week event will provide an insight into entrepreneurialism and why …

12th November 2019

Young Entrepreneurs Breakfast

Join York’s top entrepreneurial talent for networking and thought-provoking talks. Hear from accomplished founders about how they’ve built here (CEO …

13th November 2019

8 ways to improve the health and wellbeing of you and your business

Do you want more cash and more profit in your business but never have enough time to get things done? You have a great product or service to sell …

13th November 2019

York Chamber of Commerce Business Lunch

Join the Chamber of Commerce monthly Business Lunch in York where Matt Parsons, General Manager External Affairs at Sirius Minerals Plc will give an …

13th November 2019

The Different Faces of Small Business

Explore the many sides of running a small business. Hear from successful local business owners and get valuable 1-2-1 support from industry experts …

13th November 2019

Skills Networking and Celebration

This special event hosted by City of York Council provides an opportunity for delegates to network with one another and collectively celebrate in to …

13th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Creating and Managing High Performing Teams

We often hear from top business leaders how important high performing teams are to the success of business. In fact, research shows a direct link a …

14th November 2019

York Business Week Business Workshop: Leadership Lessons from Elite Sport

Winning techniques to achieve sustained success for leaders Learn about winning techniques to achieve sustained success for leaders. In this you an …

14th November 2019

Meet the Funder Networking

Speak to business funders and support providers for one to one help with development and growth. Suitable for everyone from start-ups to established …

14th November 2019

Business Workshop: Business Strategy and Innovation

Do you want to learn more about how to innovate to grow your business? Have you got some great ideas, but find it challenging to create the time …

14th November 2019

Business Workshop: Public Speaking

Public speaking can be at internal meetings, client pitches or even social situations. If you want to learn how to inspire your audience, whatever a …

14th November 2019

Barnstorming Business Broadcasting

How to get your business talked about on Radio, Streaming, TV, Print and Social Media. Experts in PR, Social Media and Broadcasting have teamed up …

15th November 2019

The Future of Cities

An insightful discussion on the future of cities and what this means for York. Topics will include innovation and the importance of the knowledge on …

15th November 2019

York: Sustainable Place and Property

The impacts of climate change and resource management will have a profound effect on how we live our lives. Join City of York Council and BioVale …

15th November 2019

Funding for Business Growth - How to Ensure Success

Please join us at a special breakfast event on 19th November 2019, hosted by the British Business Bank and How's Business, the York, North Yorkshire …

19th November 2019

Thirsty Thursday in Hambleton

Run a business in the Hambleton area? Want to meet other business people for a drink after work? Then join us for Thirsty Thursday in Stokesley. it …

21st November 2019

Global Goals Roadshow Leeds

The Global Goals (or Sustainable Development Goals/SDGs) were hailed as a ‘paradigm shift for people and planet’ by former Secretary-General of …

21st November 2019

The Waterline Summit

This is the region's flagship event for decarbonisation. Marketing Humber Bondholders, alongside event partners Yorkshire Water, are reaching out …

28th November 2019

Scarborough and Coast Business Day

Are you a business looking for inspiration and solutions? If you are seeking fresh ideas and support to help you take your business to the next the …

29th November 2019

Northallerton Business Network

This Business Network meeting will focus on crime prevention, fraud awareness and property marking for equipment and machinery. He event is kindly …

02nd December 2019

Stress Busting with Northallerton Business Network

Northallerton Business Network are delighted to be back at the wonderful Allerton Court Hotel in Northallerton for our Stress Busting Workshop. …

02nd December 2019

AgriTech mission to The Netherlands

Together with Barclays Labs, the Department for International Trade are pleased to announce an AgriTech mission to The Netherlands on 10, 11 and 12 …

10th December 2019

Stress Busting (pt 2) with Northallerton Business Network

Northallerton Business Network are delighted to be back at the wonderful Allerton Court Hotel in Northallerton for our second Stress Busting on …

06th January 2020