What has KCC ever done for business?

“So what has Kent County Council ever done for businesses in Kent?” That was the question put to me by a businessman at a recent event. I took a deep breath and let him have it with both barrels – for about twenty five minutes.  After which, he responded “Oh, quite a lot then!” And with…

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KJ4KYP? Find out more in the Skills and Employability Zone

The Skills and Employability Zone at this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE will showcase the Kent Jobs for Kent’s Young People initiative (KJ4KYP), intended to support employers and young people throughout the county.  This important initiative brings together all the schemes and services Kent County Council offers, providing a comprehensive source of advice and guidance for any…

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Wet Fish, Double-Touch or Hand Crusher?

200 exhibitors at the forthcoming Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2013 gathered together at the Kent Event Centre last Thursday, to compare handshakes and gear up for the UK’s largest regional business event. Last week’s Exhibitor Preview meeting provided exhibitors with a valuable half-day of hints, tips and practical advice on getting the most from this important annual…

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Get Connected at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2013

The UK’s largest regional business event, Kent 2020 Vision LIVE, has announced some of its key speakers for Thursday 25th April 2013 at the Kent Event Centre, including the dynamic founder of i-2-i Travel, Deirdre Bounds. The core theme of this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE is ‘Get Connected’, reflecting the event’s key role in…

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Everyone’s a Winner!

The wettest April for over 100 years did little to dampen spirits at this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE – the largest business-to-business event in South East England, run in conjunction with Kent County Council, The KM Group and the Kent Event Centre. With visitor registrations increasing by 10% and well over 300 companies exhibiting, 2012 was…

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Kent 2020 Treasure Hunt

Make sure you bring your smartphone when you visit Kent 2020 Vision LIVE on Thursday. Scan the special QR codes to find hidden clues around the show and you could win a package of marketing services worth over £2,000 – including a social media makeover from Wonderful Creative, advertising in The KM / Kent Business, a…

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Wind Industry Update

Businesses with an interest in the developing offshore wind industry are invited to the first meeting of the Kent Wind Energy Network on the afternoon of Kent 2020 Vision LIVE on Thursday 19th April. With several of the members exhibiting and more still attending, the show was the ideal venue. The event will provide a…

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