Thames Valley Expo Returns to Reading for its 7th Year


The Region’s Largest & Longest Running Expo returns to Reading for its 7th Year in October.

The Great British Expo’s which runs the Thames Valley Expo have been running now for seven years and has had over 38,000 SMEs attending their events since they launched in Windsor in 2012. Since the first expo in Windsor in 2012 they have gained the respect of the industry and have repeated exhibitors and sponsors such as Barclays Bank, Lexus, Lloyds Bank, Just Cash Flow PLC and Vodafone.

This year the Thames Valley Expo is celebrating its 7th Birthday within the region and are pleased to announce that it will be returning to Green Park on Thursday 10th October 2019.

This year’s expo will have some unique features such as four new very high-profile speakers, three new industry specific workshops, new clinics and networking session.

Two speakers confirmed so far are (more to be announced soon):

  • British Gold Olympian – Naomi Riches MBE was part of the GB Para-Rowing team for a decade. Her legacy includes winning medals at national, world and Paralympic level, including a bronze at the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games and a gold at the London 2012 Paralympics.
  • BBC Dragon’s Den Youngest Entrepreneur– Jordan Daykin is BBC Dragon’s Den Youngest Entrepreneur. Jordan at 13 invented a gadget that’s made him £20m by the age of 22. He has multiple businesses and is looking for new investment opportunities.

This event is the largest SME Business Event within the region and attracts each year on average 130+ exhibitors and 1000+ visitors. 

The Thames Valley Expo will give you the opportunity to network, be inspired by its phenomenal keynote speakers, informed by its industry-leading workshops and be empowered to take your business to the next level.

In May, this year one business owner visited, networked and made a significant connection that resulted in a £142,000 contract.

Alec Jones-Hall, Director of The Thames Valley Expo said:

“We are delighted to be bringing this year’s expo back to Reading and have no doubt that this year will again deliver another highly successful business show for the region. Our passion is supporting regional business growth and this show is designed around ensuring that both exhibitors and delegates have platform to network, be inspired and empowered to grow their business.”

Book your FREE tickets and be part of this one-day event now to meet an array of business minds all under one roof to equip and empower you and your business in 2019.

Register for the event here or call 0843 289 4634 or email or


Meet us at the event

Don’t forget, the Thames Valley Berkshire Business Growth Hub will be exhibiting at the event, so please come along to meet us and find out how we can provide fully funded (no cost to you) business support and advice for your Berkshire business.

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