Rotherham's Magna Centre set to host exhibition for hundreds of businesses

A major event to help businesses build better working relationships across the region is being held in Rotherham.
John Silker, chief executive of Magna.John Silker, chief executive of Magna.
John Silker, chief executive of Magna.

Magna Science and Adventure Centre, housed in the former Templeborough steelworks, will host ‘South Yorkshire in Business’ and will feature up to 100 exhibitors, with networking opportunities and guest speakers sharing their expertise on a range of topics.

The event, held on Thursday, September 29, from 10am to 3pm, is being supported by the three chambers of commerce covering Barnsley and Rotherham, Sheffield and Doncaster.

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A members-only networking breakfast will also take place at 8am.

John Silker, chief executive of Magna, said: “We’re delighted to have the support of the region’s chambers and are looking forward to welcoming businesses from across South Yorkshire to make important contacts, learn from our guest speakers, and build relationships with each other.”

Organisers hope the event will build on the success of the Inspiring Yorkshire Business and Get Up to Speed events, held at Magna earlier this year.

It will be held in the venue’s Big Hall and speaker details will be announced soon. Bookings are now being taken for exhibition stands and interested businesses can contact the Magna events team on 01709 723118 or visit

Chamber members will receive a 25 per cent discount.