SPIRIT
We inspire, influence and stimulate innovative business thinking and understanding through our digital platforms, as well as through our Festival.  Spirit is where we update our delegates on Festival developments, business blogs and press announcements.  You also can get a selection of our best articles, features and most important updates direct to your inbox for free by signing up to our short, sharp monthly e-blast here. Read, share and enjoy our news and features below and get into the 2018 International Business Festival Spirit.
FEATURED NEWS
E-COMMERCE IS MONEY – LET’S MAKE MORE
The eCommerce Show North takes over EventCity Manchester on October 11th and 12th. The event is the first of its kind, outside London and it presents the best way to boost your sales now – by selli
AN ASSURED SERVICE - IN ANY LANGUAGE
What’s the greatest human invention? The wheel? The printing press? The telephone? No, it’s language.
GLOBAL BUSINESS FESTIVAL THINKS BIG WITH £1BN TARGET
Our International Business Festival SMASHED it's 2014 and 2016 targets, so we've set ourselves a new one. One billion is a nice round number...
HOW AND WHY WE REBRANDED OUR FESTIVAL
The festival has a new name and a new logo. Here's the story of our new identity - and why we chose it.
FEATURED BLOGS
ELON MUSK: MAN ON A MISSION
Elon Musk isn’t consumed with wealth or power. In fact, what interests him most is colonising Mars, to save us all from a robot apocalypse...
LET'S MAKE HANDSHAKES GREAT AGAIN
Left? Right? Firm? Loose? Before? After? Both? Admit it, handshakes can be pure HELL. Unless you read this...
THE ROBOT WILL SEE YOU NOW
VR, AR & AI are set to change the way people receive medical treatment in the future. One man is leading the way. Meet Professor Shafi Ahmed, surgeon, cancer specialist, futurist and entrepreneur....
POWER WALKING
Genius ideas are often simple and few things are as simple as taking a few steps. One smart UK company has taken this idea and run with it, producing extraordinary results...
PRESS CONTACT
To contact the 2018 International Business Festival Press Office call:
Matthew Hull
PR and Content Manager
T. +44 (0) 151 600 2988
M. +44 (0) 7803 515 729