Call to join innovators and celebrate city’s vibrancy

Sheffield leaders are invited to join an event to inspire businesses and drive change and growth in global innovation.

Tuesday, 5th February 2019, 08:58 am
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 16:34 pm
This month'sevent will be held at The Crucible TheatreonFebruary 14, 2019.

#VibrantSheffield Live! led by Grant Thornton UK LLP will see over 400 figures from across the public, private and third sectors in the city come together for the second time in 2019.

Speakers include chief executive of Strata Homes Andrew Weaver, Twinkl, The National Videogame Museum, Metalysis, Barnsley Digital Media Centre, Mobile Power and City Region Mayor Dan Jarvis. 

#VibrantSheffieldLive!led by Grant Thornton UK LLP will see over 400figures from across the public, private and third sectors come together for the second time.

Senior partner at Grant Thornton and organiser Paul Houghton said: “With a focus on innovative businesses with a global growth mind-set, we are expecting #VibrantSheffield Live! to be engaging, educational and informative – a celebration of how Sheffield, now more than ever, is making a positive impact on a global scale.

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“Following the success of our inaugural 2018 event, we are confident of bringing together the most diverse range of leaders, influencers, decision makers and future talent in Sheffield and we’re really looking forward to a hugely exciting event.”

This year’s focus on global innovation will give partakers the chance to hear from both large and small organisations which are putting Sheffield on the map for their innovative thinking, creativity and products.

Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and City Taxis will be in attendance to join the discuss enterprise movements in Sheffield

It is open to all to attend and places are free of charge.

The first event in May 2018 was themed around finding initiatives to shape the future of the City in the best way possible.

It focused on the hallmarks of a vibrant city economy: inclusivity, skills and dynamism.This month's event will be held at The Crucible Theatre on February 14, 2019.