York Business Festival : Tuesday 8th November -The Past and Future of York City Centre

8 Nov 2022

An event aimed at supporting B2C businesses in York through workshops, networking and advice sessions focused around the future of the city centre as a retail and leisure destination, and how businesses can plan for growth with entertaining and educational activities to drive interest and attendance. A full day and evening of activities covering finance, social media, selling online, hospitality and more, with and networking opportunities and expert speakers discussing the past and future of York City Centre.

A full day of activities at the Guildhall in York city centre.

Register your interest in the whole day’s activities on this page to receive updates, and sign up to individual sessions at the links below to ensure you can attend.


08:00-09:00Breakfast Networking
10:00-12:00Managing your social media, top time saving tips for your business
10:00-12:00An introduction to selling online
10:00-11:00Access To Finance for Start Ups
11:00-12:00Create a World Class Customer Experience: INSPIRE Workshop
12:00-13:00Lunchtime Networking
13:00-15:00Hospitality – 4 things you need to be doing right now
13:00-17:00Facebook Business and Instagram for business – all you
need to know to make the most out of these platforms
14:00-17:00Creating a Consistent Content Strategy from Scratch
17:00-19:00Evening Networking
19:00-22:00Retail Forum Panel

More information on the full week’s activities can be found here