Northern Ireland Small Business Marketing Conference 2012

Northern Ireland Small Business Marketing Conference 2012

Businessfirstonline are bringing together a selection of experts in small business marketing for one day to provide practical marketing advice for 200+ small Northern Ireland-based companies.

Registration for the Conference will open on February 24. However, to express your interest, be updated as the final arrangements are announced, and qualify for a FREE copy of Dee Blick’s Book* The Ultimate Small Business Marketing Book, please click here

With a programme that includes a masterclass from blogger, author and marketing guru Dee Blick FCIM: a series of workshops with local experts in all aspects of marketing from PR to advertising and social media to marketing coaching: two Meet the Expert panel sessions: a Knowledge-exchange area and an exhibition room, Businessfirstonline are confident that this Conference will spark ideas for our small business delegates.

The Northern Ireland Small Business Marketing Conference 2012 programme encourages networking between delegates and sponsors, and the provision of on-the-day marketing by text and email gives an extra dimension to the value of your sponsorship.

09.00 Registration
09.30 Opening Remarks from organiser and Headline Sponsor
09.45-10.50 Dee Blick Masterclass – Why traditional marketing is not dead!
11.00 – 11.20 Coffee break
11.30 – 12.20 Workshop sessions (A)
12.30-13.20 Speed networking
13.30- 14.10 Lunch
14.15– 15.00 Panel of Experts with Q&A
15.15 – 16.00 Workshop sessions (B)
16.00-16.30 Coffee
16.40 – 17.20 Panel dsicussion
17.20 Closing remarks from organiser and Headline Sponsor
17.30 Soft drink reception

(This is a draft schedule and subject to change)

The Northern Ireland Small Business Marketing Conference 2012 target audience is owners, managing directors and marketing managers of small Northern Ireland-based companies.

The Northern Ireland Small Business Marketing Conference 2012  is being organised by The Word Works Partnership, publishers of Business First Magazine and website,

Together the platforms regularly reach over 25,000 decisionmakers throughout Northern Ireland both ensuring the success of the event and added value to our sponsors as they are featured within the planned promotional activity.

They have successfully organised six smaller events in Belfast with an attendance of over 200 businesses and 95% approval ratings on feedback forms.

They moderate the LinkedIn Group Marketing ideas for Small Business in Northern Ireland which has over 300 members.