Andrew Barker

Chief Marketing Officer - Qoin

Fabian Calle

General Manager – Small to Medium Business in Australia & New Zealand - SAP Concur

Nicole Ware

General Manager, Sales VIC SMB & Real Estate - News Xtend

Lyra Mackay

Evangelist - Zoho Corporation

Angus Sedgwick

Managing Director & CEO - TIM Finance

Dave Stein

Head of Corporate Development - Airwallex

Craig Gillies

Director, Technical Advice and Uplift - Small and Medium-sized Enterprises & Home Users, Protect and Assure Branch, Australian Signals Directorate - Australia Cyber Security Centre

Mez Homayunfard

Co-Founder and Head of Partnerships - Online Marketing Gurus

David Robertson

Head of Economic and Market Research - Bendigo and Adelaide Bank

Andrew Watson

Assistant Commissioner, Small Business Experience - Australian Taxation Office

Lauren Moloney

General Manager, Growth & Customer Commercialisation SMB – News Xtend

Andrew Laurie

Entrepreneur, CEO, author and elite business coach

Peter Loosley

Managing Director - Virtual IT Managed Services

Dionne Alaveras

Social and Content Lead - News Xtend

Michelle Pascoe

International speaker, accredited trainer, researcher, author and podcaster.

Harry Sanders

Founder & Director - StudioHawk

Jonathan Attia

Managing Director - Wiise

Judy Celmins

Co-Founder & Marketing Director - Engage4Insights

Safwan Chowdhury

Growth Director at Online Marketing Guru

Some of the sessions include

  • Future Proof! The Winning Formula that Turns Ideas Into Innovation
  • Building a Subscription Based B2B Business and the Value Infinity Loop
  • The 5 step framework to scaling your business…fast
  • Passion, resilience, and wellbeing The journey of 22-year-old Harry Sanders
  • Transitioning out of the business to multiply growth
  • Brand Audit – Connecting the Head with the Heart
  • How to generate an influx of leads and sales overnight, using PR
  • Driving Business Growth with Facebook Marketing Technology
  • What you need to know about cyber threats and how to fight back

Business Essentials Seminar Series focus on trending topics and issues affecting SMEs including, growth opportunities and how SMEs can harness success in the digital economy and the challenging global market.

The series address key SMEs challenges and aspirations: digital disruption, access to finance, government grants, marketing, growth and profitability strategies, exporting and more

With the speed of innovation and the impact of AI and new technologies, industry experts will discuss new and critical options for business to stay ahead of the game. Other topics include the latest trends in cyber security, how to approach business funding in the changing financial landscape and insights from our partners.

Money Matters – How to fund your business in 2021 Following the turmoil in 2020, B2B Expo 2021 showcases all of the options for SME’s to consider funding you business, from Fintech’s, Neobanks, Banks. and other avenues, to fund your business.

From $5000 to $50 million dollars.

Hear from the experts, panel discussions, keynote speakers and case studies.

Meet face to face with finance executives, understand all the funding options.

Explore digital marketing with News Xtend

Is your business ready to flex its digital marketing muscle?

Powered by News Corp Australia and with a direct bat-phone to Google and Facebook, we provide powerful digital campaigns and first class service that our rivals can’t match.

With staff based across Australia, you have access to local experts who are masters of spruiking businesses – including getting you found on search engines, starting a conversation on social media and delivering your message where it matters most.

News Xtend ensures every dollar you spend is an investment in improving your business and you can track your results anytime, anywhere via your online dashboard.

We give you the ability to focus on your business today, while we help you catch your customers of tomorrow.