12 - 28 JUNE 2018

The International Business Festival is the world’s largest business festival, taking place over 3 weeks from June 12-28. Hosted in the vibrant city of Liverpool, IBF 2018 will welcome more than 30, 000 key players and international industry professionals, 200 guests speakers and showcase more than 40 major global events.

UKBAA is delighted to be the official Investment Partner at the International Business Festival. Throughout the 3 week festival we will be hosting our Flagship events, the Global Investment Summit followed by the Annual Angel Awards Gala and Dinner on June 19th, as well as 8 investor pitching events and curated workshops for investors and entrepreneurs

As Investment Partner at the International Business Festival, UKBAA is committed to helping guide the investment community through the festival to fully benefit from all the opportunities available. From highlighting our flagship events to providing an agenda of ongoing showcases, we are delighted to provide a detailed overview of the festival!

IBF 2018 will host Investors, Entrepreneurs and Industry Experts & Leaders playing a key role in business success and strategy at this iconic event. Through connecting innovators and investors in pitching events, providing educational seminars on investing and how to be investible and connecting innovation and investment on a global level, our thematic programmes will offer insights for all industry players.

Awards Details

UKBAA Annual Awards Gala & Dinner is open to Investors, Entrepreneurs and Industry Experts celebrating 2017-18 successes in innovation & growth

The Pitch Details

The Investor Pitch is open to businesses at scale up stage seeking investment to continue to grow their business in the UK and international markets and investors seeking to meet and network a curated group of top innovators

Workshop Details

UKBAA’s Investment workshops are each thematically targeted to educate audiences of investors, entrepreneurs and women, with each workshop focusing specifically on one audience type

Summit Details

UKBAA’s Flagship Global Investment summit welcomes key players in the UK and International investment landscapes that maintain primary roles in strategic innovation and growth