UNLOCKING INNOVATIONTHROUGH DIVERSITY

MSDUK CONFERENCE & AWARDS 2018

SEPTEMBER 25 - 26

600+

Attendees

60 +

Exhibitors

40 +

Global Brands

50+

Supplier Diversity Leaders

100+

Sourcing Buyers

200+

Global Entrepreneurs

The UK’s largest supplier diversity conference


For over 10 years, MSDUK have been dedicated to improving diversity in entrepreneurship and driving inclusive procurement. We believe that supplier diversity is an economic and moral imperative. Innovation comes from a diversity of perspectives, so when we limit who can contribute, we in turn limit what problems we can solve.

For its 6th time, MSDUK welcomes a global audience to the 2018 Conference & Awards in Birmingham. The two-day event is a must-attend conference for Ethnic Minority Businesses (EMBs) and Corporations looking to drive inclusive procurement and connect with diverse like-minded businessmen and women. Join our conference of diverse entrepreneurs, supply chain leaders, thinkers and doers and realise the power of differences.

“Our ability to reach unity in diversity will be the beauty and the test of our civilization.”

– Gandhi

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This year’s conference boasts a stimulating two days of seminars, presentations and panel discussions from today’s thought leaders.

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EXHIBIT


By exhibiting at the MSDUK Business Opportunity Day, your company will have exposure to 100+ corporate executives and 100+ EMBs.

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AWARDS


The Awards are free to enter and open to MSDUK Corporate Members/Registered Businesses, and UK private/public sector organisations.

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The Venue


The Vox is located within Resorts World Birmingham and is a stone’s throw from the NEC and Birmingham International Airport, both of which are signposted from all motorways and major routes including the M42, M40 & M6.

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News Feed


Keep up to date with the latest information about MSDUK, certified suppliers and corporate member news.

Quickfire Q&A with: 2018 Innovation Challenge finalists

We sat down ahead of the MSDUK Innovation Challenge with 5 of this year’s finalists to ask them about their mission, must-haves and mantras. The interviewees: VR:Calm – Provide an interactive and personalised platform for an uplifting social experience using a virtual reality app and headset…

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INNOVATION CHALLENGE Q&A: 30 SECONDS WITH AUDIOWINGS

Let's start with your name? Carl Thomas from Audiowings What 3 words describe your innovation? Wearable Audio Player! The post INNOVATION CHALLENGE Q&A: 30 SECONDS WITH AUDIOWINGS appeared first on MSDUK.

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Judging panel revealed for Midlands Leadership Awards

The judging panel for the Midlands Leadership Awards has today been revealed. The inaugural awards are being held at Edgbaston Stadium, Birmingham, on Thursday, November 15. Change consultancy Curium Solutions are the headine sponsors of the awards, which are also being supported by Pertemps, MHA…

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With thanks to our 2018 Sponsors and Partners