The Scottish Business Network, an independent international membership organisation for connecting Scottish entrepreneurs and business leaders around the world has been working to facilitate greater communication and connectivity between its network and relevant stakeholders within its diaspora around the globe.
On 15th June 2021, the Scottish Business Network is set to deliver the next edition of this year’s Diaspora Conference. The conference is in partnership with other diaspora organisations such as The Entrepreneurial Scotland Foundation, GlobalWelsh, GlobalScot, Northern Irish Connections and the Africa Scotland Business Network.
The focus of this year’s conference is on how the power of diaspora networks can support entrepreneurs and scale businesses. It will also welcome expert Speakers to talk about the power of diaspora networks in a post Covid world, some of the key research being carried out on how these networks can directly support entrepreneurs as well as some panel sessions with those who have been there and done that.
The Speakers who will be sharing their insights, expertise and lived experiences include:
Kingsley Aikins – CEO of The Networking Institute.
Dr. Sarah Louisa Birchley – Japan-based Researcher and GlobalWelsh Board Member; Tokyo Gakuen University.
Christine Esson – CEO of the Scottish Business Network.
Claire Alexander – Co-Founder of the Africa Scotland Business Network.
Ivan McKee MSP – Minister for Business, Trade, Tourism and Enterprise: Scottish Government
Gavan Corr – Managing Partner of Qarik Group
Tynah Matembe – Co-Founder & CEOof MoneyMatiX
Ahmed Larouz – Founderof ClimateLaunchpad
Russell Dalgleish – Scottish Business NetworkChairman
Be part of this conference and panel sessions by registering HERE.
By: Theresa R. Fianko
Image Attribution: The Scottish Business Network