Business Week 2017

Dumfries and Galloway Council have announced the programme of events that comprise Business Week 2017 and there are a large number of events that are likely to be of interest to businesses in the food and drink and hospitality sectors. A summary is below, and the full list can be found at:

Booking is required for all these events, and early booking is recommended for many of them as several events were filled to capacity at an early stage last year. 

Masterchef Live Demonstration 3rd Oct, 6pm-9pm at Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

With Gary Maclean, winner of Masterchef: The Professionals 2016.  Gary will be demonstrating some dishes using Dumfries and Galloway Produce and he will be sharing his views on how we can champion good food across our industry.

Raising Finance for Food and Drink Growth  4th Oct, 6.30pm-8pm at Creative Whisky Company, Thornhill

Access to capital can be one of the biggest stumbling blocks to growth for food and drink producers.  This event focusses on 'Success through Investment' and will explore sources of funding and preparing for investment.

It is also recommended that you look at the following events:

Dumfries & Galloway Tourism Converence 3rd Oct, 10.30am-2pm at Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Contact:  to book your place

Business Development Day 4th Oct, 1pm-5pm at Easterbrook Hall, Dumfries

Women Into Business 5th Oct, 5.30pm-8.30pm at Threave Gardens Visitor Centre, Castle Douglas