Check-in at Stansted, the annual business exhibition brought to you by the Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce is taking place at the Novotel Hotel on Thursday 29th June 2023 between 9.30 am and 3.30 pm is attracting businesses from across Essex, Hertfordshire, London, Cambridge and Suffolk to enjoy a fantastic day of promoting their brands and meeting with visitors all of whom are looking to connect and ‘do business’.
Sponsored by London Stansted Airport, Uttlesford District Council, HNE Media, Global and LOCALiQ, the expo is now in its 9th year, and is growing year on year.
Known for attracting quality in terms of both exhibitors and visitors, visitors can attend for free and enjoy other otherings such as speed networking, free seminars whilst mixing and mingling with businesses who will be showcasing their companies, products and services on the day.
Julie Budden, Chair of the Stansted Airport Chamber said: “The countdown now begins to the 9th expo where we believe ‘business has no boundaries’. This year we see returning exhibitors as well as new faces and we cannot wait to put on the show. Stansted is a fantastic gateway for business. With close links to London, Cambridge, Hertfordshire, and Suffolk, we are in an ideal position to attract as much business to the area as possible. Many businesses who have attended in the past have reaped the benefits of exhibiting in terms of new business, sales, attracting new people to join their organisations and more. We have limited exhibitor stands available so if you’re open for business, book now to exhibit. Stands start from as little at £125 + vat and there’s a package to suit all businesses”.
The exhibition will open at 9.30 am and closes at 3.30 pm. Seminars will run at 9.45 am, 12 pm and 3 pm – further details including topics and speakers are available on the website.
Two speed networking sessions will run at 10.30 am – 11.30 am and 1.30 pm – 2.30 pm. Spaces are limited for the speed networking sessions so book now to avoid disappointment.
Every year, the exhibition supports a charity where on the day raffle tickets can be purchased to win some fantastic prizes, Previously, prizes have included flights, hotel accommodation, spa breaks, memorabilia and more. The 2023 charity of choice is Mind in West Essex, a charity continuing to support mental health including mental health in the workplace. The team at Mind in West Essex, who rely heavily on local fundraising will be attending on the day.
Jade Bolton, Fundraising & Marketing Coordinator for Mind in West Essex added: “Our vision is for West Essex to be a place where people talk openly and positively about mental health, and where everyone gets the support and respect needed to live well. We do this in a variety of ways, such as providing talking therapies like counselling, providing social and support groups, giving people access to crisis support and working hard to reduce the negative stigma around mental health. We also provide a really big range of training and resources for communities and businesses through our online academy and face to face training to help improve workplace wellbeing. We are delighted to have been announced, for the second time, Checkin @ Stansted’s charity of choice for 2023 and look forward to raising the profile and vital funds for Mind in West Essex on the day”.
The countdown is underway for the annual Check-in at Stansted Business Expo 2023 which is making a return on Thursday 29th June 2023 at the Novotel London Stansted Airport between 9.30am and 3.30pm.
Running since June 2014, and organised by the Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce, on the afternoon of Thursday 16th February 2023, official videographer James Garrett and his team from HNE Media interviewed a range of exhibitors and sponsors taking part at this year’s event.
Official videos show various exhibitors and sponsors highlighting the importance of attending such event and describing how they have previously benefited from attending and / or what they are looking forward to getting from Check-in at Stansted 2023.
Andy Schmiedecke, Business Support Officer from sponsor Uttlesford District Council describing the event as: “Uttlesford’s most important business exhibition”.
Kimberely Wallace, Senior HR Consultant from Nockolds HR who are returning for the 5th year as an exhibitor states: “It’s a great way to put our business at centre stage in front of our target audience and the business community”.
Rebecca Smith, Business Development Manager from The Down Hall Hotel, Spa and Estate adds “We’ve attended the event previously and it’s a great event which has generated a lot of leads and business for us”.
The event is FREE TO ATTEND for visitors and offers plenty of free parking, with easy access to the venue. In addition, attendees can enjoy FREE speed networking sessions and a range of FREE seminars which will be running throughout the day.
2023 exhibitors include business from all industry sectors including: Accuro, Best Growth Hub, Docs n Data, Down Hall Hotel, Spa & Estate, DRB Compliance, Extrastaff, Funky Casino, Backing Essex Business, GreenSky, Impamark, LOWCASE, Manor of Groves, Mantle, Nockolds HR, Positive VA, Saffron Apparel, Deyton Bell, Sovereign Wealth, Superfast Essex, The Eastern Cyber Resilience Centre, Vibrant Colour, Websters, Westcott Wills, Regus and WPA Healthcare.
There are a range of packages to suit all types of businesses from start-ups right through to large corporations. All packages include unlimited refreshments throughout the day.the interest of fairness, the organisers limit stands to three per industry.
Julie Budden, Chair of the Stansted Airport Chamber says:
“Check-in at Stansted was established to connect businesses from across the region. A region that is attracting more and more business from a gateway that is rapidly expanding. Our region has so much to offer and the business expo is about connecting like-minded people under one roof to show that ‘business has no boundaries’. We are delighted to be back this year and welcome new companies to exhibit and showcase what they have to offer on the day”.
“We would like to thank those who have already signed up to exhibit and our sponsors London Stansted Airport, Uttlesford District Council, Global, HNE Media and Emirates for once again continuing to sponsor the event. We hope that in the coming weeks many more businesses sign up to join us for an amazing day of networking and seizing every business opportunity”.
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SPONSORS AND ORGANISERS ‘CHECKED-IN’ TO THE NOVOTEL LONDON STANSTED AIRPORT HOTEL TO LAUNCH THE 2020 CHECK-IN @ STANSTED BUSINESS EXPO
Check-in @ Stansted, the annual regional business exhibition organised by the Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce launched their 2020 event at the Novotel London Stansted Airport Hotel. Sponsors already signed up include London Stansted Airport (MAG), Uttlesford District Council, Global Radio and T6 International.
The expo will be making a return to the Novotel London Stansted Airport Hotel for the 2nd year running on St George’s Day, April 23rd 2020.
Open to the general public, visitors can come along for FREE to meet with a wide variety of businesses on the day between the hours of 9 am and 2.30 pm.
The event will close to the general public at 2.30 pm to allow exhibitors the chance to network over lunch – which is new for 2020.
David Lewy, Head of Public Affairs and Partnerships at London Stansted Airport, said:
“We’re delighted to supporting the Stansted Airport Chamber of Commerce’s Check-In @ Stansted for a seventh year – it is a vital opportunity for local businesses to exhibit their products and services. London Stansted has real momentum, and given the strong economic performance of our region, our available runway capacity and investment in new facilities, the future for passengers and businesses is very bright. 2020 is going to be a really exciting year for Stansted Airport and the region, and we want to ensure that local businesses are benefitting from the opportunities our success presents.”
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Following our recent fundraising events in aid of the Essex Police Retired Dogs Fund, the first of which was at the Check-in @ Stansted Business Expo back in June and more recently the first ever SACC Charity Shield Sports Event last week (which was won by “Big Buns and Little Guns” - Stansted Airport’s Fire & Rescue service), we now have one final leg of our campaign for 2019 and are asking YOU to get involved and help us raised just a bit more for this well deserving charity.
It is time to give something back to those courageous K9 officers who have looked after us in and around Essex.
We’re offering you a chance to win an authentic signature of Cristiano Ronaldo – Juventus FC which was kindly donated by Backdrop Promotions at our recent Check-in @ Stansted business expo.
We are currently running a silent auction to help raise money for the charity. Bidding is open with a minimum starting bid of £100. The auction closes on Friday 30th August 2019 (so get in quick) and the lucky winner will be notified on Monday 2nd September. Buyer collects.
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