Join us at the Acton Business Expo

Acton Centre, Acton Town Hall

High Street, Acton, London W3 6NE.

Schedule of the day’s events

The Acton Business Expo day will go on for four and a half hours, so whether you’re planning to visit just during your lunch hour, or you’re coming to stay for the whole day, it’s a good idea to plan out the time you’ll spend there.

Have a look at the Expo schedule below and decide from now the talks/panels that you’d like to attend, so on the day you make the most of your time investment.


Here’s what the schedule of talks and panels looks like for 19 May.

Nichola Schwarz, London Life Solutions, W3 based NLP practitioner and hypnotherapist: “How to make the most of your Acton Business Expo experience” interactive workshop (Room 1)

Dr Rupa Huq MP Ealing Central and Acton, and Julian Bell Leader of Ealing Council officially open the Acton Business Expo exhibition (Rooms 4-5)

Andrea Laffey, Ealing Council: “Acton’s Regeneration – the work that Ealing Council is doing” talk (Room 1)

Andrew Jackson, Ealing Council: “Smart Business Grants – free advice and money for Acton businesses” presentation (Room 1)

Laura Forsyth, The Village Trading Store: “Discover Churchfield Road, a gem in Acton” slideshow and discussion (Room 1)

“If I were an angel investor” – Dragons’ Den style business experts panel (Room 1)
Chair: – Yuri Bender (journalist, Financial Times)
Panel: – Carol Sam, Ealing Council Regeneration manager;
– Andrea Laffey, Ealing Council project manager for Acton;
– Andrew Dakers, chief executive of West London Business;
– Charlie Suchak, owner of Presentz and Partiez on Acton’s High Street.

Alex Molokwu, Co Work Hub: “What it takes to start up a business in Acton – the Co Work Hub story” (Room 1)

Speed Networking session, sponsored by Co Work Hub, and led by Alex Molokwu (Room 1)

Exhibition closes (Rooms 4-5)

Visitors (and exhibitors) are welcome to attend any or all of the talks and panels.

ActonBizExpo visitor map