Inspiring Business by Sharing Success

LLEP Digital Conference 19 Oadby & Wigston, Leicestershire 11 April 2019: 8.30am - 3.45pm

LLEP Digital Conference 19 Oadby & Wigston, Leicestershire 11 April 2019: 8.30am - 3.45pm


The Chamber's annual LLEP Digital Conference 19 is being delivered in partnership with Superfast Leicestershire. From getting the most from your social media channels, to making sure your business stands out from the crowd in online searches, this action-packed event will help businesses across Leicester and Leicestershire get the best from the latest digital technologies. 
Don't miss out. Book your free place today!


The day will bring together like-minded businesses who are keen to embrace the digital world. It will highlight what companies need to be doing to keep ahead of the game, as well as providing a glimpse of what's to come, across all things digital.  

Business support providers will also be on hand to answer any questions and offer advice on what help is available to SMEs across the county.  In addition, the day will showcase some digital technology success stories - we will hear from SMEs who have reaped the rewards of support from the programme. 

Conference agenda 
08:30 | Registration and networking
09:30 | Welcome 
09:40 | Keynote speaker 
10:30 | Break
11:00 | Effective SEO in 2019 - Ian Lockwood
11:40 | Paid Digital Advertising, Challenges and Successes - Ann Stanley
12:20 | How AI will transform marketing in the next five years - Rob Gregory
13:00 | Lunch and networking
14:00 | Celebrating Success - Future of Digital Support in Leicester and Leicestershire - Jon Egley
14:10 | Content Marketing in a non-text world - Paul Ince
14:50 | Leveraging Social Media Groups – Liam Lally
15:30 | Panel discussion
15:45 | Close

Need some more inspiration to sign up? Take a look at the highlights from our last conference. 


Bookings are now open - reserve your place today!

View speakers line up here!

Event eligibility:

In order to attend this fully-funded event your organisation must have registered and have been verified as eligible to receive support through the Digital Growth Programme. The process of registration is quick and easy and you only need to go through this process once. If you have not registered yet, you can do so here. Once verified you can book your place. 

Please note - delegates from organisations registered to the Leicester and Leicestershire Digital Growth Programme are only able to book places on events located within Leicester City or Leicestershire.

Funding partners:

This Conference is being delivered in partnership with Superfast Leicestershire. Superfast Leicestershire is a Leicestershire County Council-led programme which is bringing superfast broadband access to 96% of Leicester/shire homes and businesses by the end of 2018. The programme, which began in 2014, has already reached more than 70,000 properties.

Most local businesses can now access superfast broadband. Don’t let yours get left behind, check if you can upgrade and enjoy the transformative benefits of superfast connectivity. Superfast broadband will help your business grow. 

Superfast Leicestershire is partnership funded by a number of organisations including Leicestershire County Council, UK Government, BT, European Regional Development Fund (ERDF), local district and City councils and Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership, as part of its Local Growth Fund.

When & Where

Oadby & Wigston, Leicestershire
11 April 2019: 8.30am - 3.45pm
11th Apr 2019
8:30AM to 15:45PM
Leicester Racecourse, LE2 4AL
Book by Book By 4th November

Katie Peggs

07387 151 590

Events & Engagement Officer

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