This dynamic and exciting one day event is a marketplace of over 80 exhibitors and a diverse mix of hundreds of delegates – with many opportunities for trading, learning and making new business connections – helping take Scotland’s brilliant social enterprises forward.

Keynote Speaker

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon MSP


  • Robin McAlpine, Common Weal
  • Calum Macdonald, Positively Scottish
  • Claire Carpenter, The Melting Pot
  • Petra Bieberbach, PAS
  • Ross Martin, SCDI
  • Linda Fay, Life Pod Clutter Management
  • Michelle Carruthers, Food Train
  • Pete White, Positive Prison/Positive Futures
  • Jean Cumming, Crisis
  • Josh Barton, Upmo
  • Trishna Singh, Sikh Sanjog
  • Pauline Graham, Social Firms Scotland
  • Mike McNally, Glasgow City Council
  • John Logan, Sir Robert McAlpine Ltd
  • Alan Staff, Apex Scotland
  • Xanthe Galanis-Hancox, Vegware
  • Chris Stephenson, Plan Vivo Foundation
  • Laurie Russell, Wise Group
  • Ruth Campbell, Comas

When and Where

When: Tuesday 21st March

Where: Corn Exchange, Edinburgh

Booking and Further Information

For further information on this please see  This is not a SURF event please contact the event organisers directly with any queries.


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