UK BLACK BUSINESS WEEK

UNIFYING BLACK PROFESSIONALS AND ENTREPRENEURS TO CREATE SPACE TO NURTURE TALENT

25TH - 30TH OCTOBER 2021

QEII CENTRE, WESTMINSTER, LONDON

Stream Focuses

Leadership
Technology
Finance
Black Owned Business
Culture, Media & Sport
Allyship

Keynote Speaker

Sir Trevor McDonald OBE

Sir Trevor McDonald is arguably the most recognisable news presenter in British broadcasting history. As a Keynote Speaker, he will share his experience. This inspirational session will be chaired by Raphael Sofoluke, Founder of UK Black Business Show & UK Black Business Week.

Develop. Empower. Inspire. Recharge. With events delivered by industry leaders, the UK Black Business Week promises to equip Black Professionals and Entrepreneurs with business insights, new skills and knowledge to navigate the world of work.

2021 Key Events

Event
Launch

Monday 25th October

7pm - 11pm

Dope Black
Breakfast

Tuesday 26th October

9am - 12am

Black Women
Business Talks

Tuesday 26th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Black Men
Business Talks

Tuesday 26th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Black Coders
Students

Wednesday 27th October

10am - 1pm

Black in
Cyber

Wednesday 27th October

2pm - 5pm

Black Tech Experience

Wednesday 27th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Black Allyship
Program

Thursday 28th October

10pm - 2pm

Black Media
Culture & Sports Talks

Thursday 28th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Finance Breakfast
by Lendoe

Friday 29th October

9am - 11am

An Audience With The Eman Effect

Friday 29th October

1.45pm - 3pm

Funding the Future with HSBC UK

Friday 29th October

3.30pm - 5.45pm

Black
Finance Talks

Friday 29th October

6pm - 9.30pm

UK Black
Business Show

Saturday 30th October

9am - 6pm

Agenda at a Glance

Tuesday

 

9am – 12.30pm
Dope Black Breakfast

5.30pm – 6pm
Moody’s Welcome Address

6pm – 8.20pm
Black Women in Business

6pm – 8.20pm
Black Men in Business

8.25pm – 9.30pm
Sir Trevor McDonald

Thursday

 

10am – 2pm
Black Allyship Program

1pm – 3pm
Association of Black Event Professionals Board Meeting

3.30pm – 4.30pm
Twice as Hard w/ Raphael + Opeyemi

6pm – 9.30pm
Black Media, Culture & Sports Talks

Friday

 

9am – 11am
Association of Black Event Professionals Board Meeting

12pm – 1.30pm
Open Networking Lunch

1.45pm – 3pm
An Audience With The Eman Effect

3.30pm – 5.45pm
Funding the Future with HSBC UK

6pm – 9.30pm
Black Finance Talks

Saturday

 

9am – 12.30pm
Dope Black Breakfast

5.30pm – 6pm
Moody’s Welcome Address

6pm – 8.20pm
Black Women in Business

6pm – 8.20pm
Black Men in Business

8.25pm – 9.30pm
Sir Trevor McDonald

Black Coders
Students

Wednesday 27th October

10am - 1pm

Black in
Cyber

Wednesday 27th October

2pm - 5pm

Black Tech Experience

Wednesday 27th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Black Allyship
Program

Thursday 28th October

10pm - 2pm

Black Media
Culture & Sports Talks

Thursday 28th October

6pm - 9.30pm

Finance Breakfast
by Lendoe

Friday 29th October

9am - 11am

An Audience With The Eman Effect

Friday 29th October

1.45pm - 3pm

Funding the Future with HSBC UK

Friday 29th October

3.30pm - 5.45pm

Black
Finance Talks

Friday 29th October

6pm - 9.30pm

UK Black
Business Show

Saturday 30th October

9am - 6pm

Speakers

Sir Trevor McDonald OBE

June Sarpong OBE

Kwasi Kwarteng MP

Kanya King CBE

Aggie Mutuma

Ama Ocansey

Amina Aweis

Anita Abayomi

Andy Davis

Ashleigh Ainsley

Benson Mensah-Bonsu

Bianca Miller Cole

Byron Cole

Charlene Hunter

Christina Okorocha

Christine Smith

Claudine Reid MBE

Dwain Reid

Elizabeth Uviebinené

Emmanuel Asuquo

Flavilla Fongang

Frank Satterwhite

Ian Tandy MBE

Jay Ann Lopez

Jide Adetunji & Ibrahim Kamara

Kike Oniwinde

King Jae

Kubi Springer

Kojo Marfo

Marc Abraham

Mark Maciver

Mark Martin MBE

Marv Brown

Marvyn Harrison

Mike Little

Nicholas Amfo-Gyamera

Nour Fateen

Ola Otaiku

Oliemata O'Donoghue

Ortis Deley

Paris Petgrave

Remel London

Robbie Lyle

Ronke Lawal

Sharmadean Reid MBE

Sofia Akel

Swiss

Tommy Williams

Dr Tunde Okewale MBE

Yomi Adegoke

Yvonne Bajela

Headline Sponsors

Event Sponsors

Finance Stream Sponsor

Health Partner

Supporting Partner

Strategic Partners

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