On the day

Thursday 30th November 2017

2017-11-30 08:30:00 2017-11-30 16:30:00 Europe/London SME Conference Following on from the success of the Scottish SME Awards, Scottish Business Insider is launching its first Scottish SME Conference. The day-long event taking place on 30th November, at the Studio in Glasgow, will focus on what is a vital part of the Scottish Business community. The Studio, Glasgow Media Scotland Events l.dunlop@insider.co.uk

The Studio Glasgow


Business attire


Registration / Breakfast


Welcome Speeches


Nigel Risner - Leading Your Team


Break for Tea / Coffee - Networking & Exhibition


PR / Marketing Panel / Q&A Session


MacRoberts LLP - What's the big deal?


Break for Lunch - Networking & Exhibition


Technology Speaker / Q&A Session


Finance Panel / Q&A Session


Break for Tea / Coffee - Networking & Exhibition


Strathclyde Business School Panel


Round up of the day


Host Stephen Jardine

Stephen Jardine is one of Scotland's best known journalists and broadcasters.

He started his career in local radio before moving into television as a trainee reporter with STV.

When the breakfast TV station GMTV was launched, he became Scotland Correspondent and then Europe Correspondent, based in Paris before returning to Britain as a correspondent and presenter with the station.

In 2000, Stephen returned to Scotland to present a range of output for Scottish Television including documentaries and factual shows and the flagship news programme “Scotland Today”.

Stephen now works for the BBC presenting radio and television programmes and writes for The Scotsman as well as running Scotland's only specialist food and drink communications company.

Described by the Scotsman as “one of the most distinguished television journalists working outside London”, Stephen is a past presenter of the Royal Television Society award for best regional presenter.