The time for the ACUMEN BUSINESS CONVENTION 2018 has come with only a few weeks to go before the big day

This year has a spectacular line up planned to inspire and revolutionise the way you think. Keeping on the pulse of current and future business trends, you will get a fascinating insight into the future of your business.

Every year most delegates have secured their tickets by the end of February and each year the event is sold out. With only limited places available at the large hall of the Grand Hotel, make sure you secure your ticket today by visiting the Acumen website on and clicking on the ‘Conventions’ tab.

The event will be held on the 9th May at The Grand Hotel, Brighton from 12pm and the packed programme starts off with a sumptuous sit down lunch with wine.

As ever there is an unmissable Speaker line up, choice of Link & Learn sessions and masses of quality networking opportunities throughout the day with lots of surprises too!

Speakers this year feature Holly Tucker Founder of Not on the High Street who will share her journey through big and small business, how she did it once, and what inspired her to do it again. Mark Stevenson is the ‘reluctant futurist’ and award-winning author of the best-selling ‘An Optimist’s Tour of the Future’ and ‘We Do Things Differently’. Mark, who is an expert on global trends and innovation, will give us a whirlwind insight on the next 20 years and how it will affect our businesses. Also Tim Leberecht, a Futurist and Humanist and Co-founder of The Business Romantic Society, will argue that we are entering a new romantic era in response to big data and hyper-connectivity. Penina Shepherd best selling Author and Founder of ACUMEN BUSINESS LAW will share her thoughts on the importance of brand, its future and the emotional experience it entails.

The ACUMEN BUSINESS CONVENTION has become a must attend event for the movers and shakers of the business world of the South. It is now recognised as the most prestigious and professional business conference south of London. Besides knowledge, inspiration and the latest business trends, it provides you with the perfect platform to endorse your business in front of leaders and decision makers of established businesses. With the programme line up exceeding itself year on year and attendance increasingly in demand, it’s definitely the place to be! The opportunity to hear insightful speakers, utilise invaluable learning sessions, make contacts that really matter among 300 decision makers and be excited, enthralled and entertained throughout can only happen here.