Tay Cities Business Month @ Various
Feb 1 – Feb 29 all-day

Throughout February, a series of events and workshops will take place across Tayside as part of Tay Cities Business Month.


Designed for individuals and organisations looking to start up or grow a business, learn new skills, build networks, find inspiration or gain a competitive edge.


Events will cover topics such as e-commerce, book-keeping, the circular economy, leadership, procurement, finance and many more.


In addition, there will be dedicated events for key sectors such as tourism, food & drink and engineering.


Each week will also focus on a different theme.


For details of the events taking place visit https://taycitiesbusinessmonth.co.uk/events/

Fife Chamber of Commerce – Tri-Chamber Speed Networking Event @ Old Course Hotel, Golf Resort & Spa
Feb 18 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am

The first Tri-Chamber event of 2020 organised by Fife Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with the Perthshire and Dundee & Angus Chambers of Commerce.


A member only event – to book your place click here. 


Tay Cities Meet the Buyer 2020 @ Invercarse Hotel
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Come along to the Tay Cities ‘Meet the Public Sector Buyer’ event and learn more about future contracts and when they are coming up in Tayside’s Public Services.


You will have the opportunity to meet buyers face-to-face and talk about your business.  You’ll also be able to find out more about Public Contracts Scotland and the support and training available through the Supplier Development Programme.


This drop-in event is being organised for local businesses which wish to engage with Angus, Perth & Kinross, Dundee City and Fife Councils as well as many other buyers and Tier 1 contractors.


Registration is recommended.

Glenrothes Town Centre Masterplan Stakeholder Workshop @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Feb 21 @ 2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Businesses in Glenrothes town centre are invited to input to a new masterplan for regenerating the town centre by attending this drop in event.


The format is intended to be flexible and people can either drop in for individual sessions or attend the whole session.


There will be a series of presentations and focussed discussions along with displays.


Members of the design team will also be on hand to answer questions and discuss ideas.


Click to download the draft programme of discussion sessions.


Businesses are also invited to input to the masterplan by means of an online questionnaire.

Packaging Innovations @ National Exhibition Centre
Feb 26 – Feb 27 all-day

This event showcases the whole packaging supply chain under one rood through a series of co-located events.


Interested in joining the Fife stand at this event? For more information about this and other Fife Council supported events email ec.dev@fife.gov.uk


For information about Packaging Innovations visit https://www.packagingbirmingham.com/


Offshore wind farm supply chain event @ DoubleTree by Hilton Edinburgh
Mar 3 @ 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

EDF Renewables UK and ESB, joint owners and developers of the Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm, are hosing a series of supply chain events to showcase how more Scottish companies can help support the delivery of this project.

Meet a number of Tier 1 contractors at this event in North Queensferry and find out about the scope of work being delivered through the project’s construction and potential opportunities available to the local supply chain.


The Tier 1 contractors attending this event are:

  • Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy
  • Saipem
  • DEME Offshore
  • Fred. Olsen Windcarrier
  • GE Renewable Energy’s Grid Solutions
  • Prysmian Group


Click to register and request a one-to-one meeting with one of the contractors.



Lead with WES – Leading For Success – Session 4 of 4 @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Mar 3 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

We’ll help you put all of the knowledge and skills from earlier sessions together to develop your own action plan for growth.

12 month programme which involves 4 workshops.

BG Fife is co-ordinating the delivery of Women’s Enterprise Scotland’s Leadership Masterclasses on behalf of Fife Council Economic Development. The Lead With WES programme is designed specifically for Fife women business owners wishing to lead their business through growth to become sustainable. WES will contact you in advance of each event with content relating to the topic.

We will help businesswomen increase their confidence in leadership by enabling them to strategically analyse their business against their vision for the future, develop, implement and evaluate strategies to grow their business using models and tools. We will also help them identify their own leadership style and develop their leadership and management skills to fully embed their learning in their business. We are looking to work with female business owners who wish to build confidence and business capability.

We’ll help you put all of the knowledge and skills from earlier sessions together to develop your own action plan for growth.
• Develop an action plan for growth
• Implement your plan within your business
• Evaluating performance and sustaining growth

Please use the multi-storey (top floor) car park

Book you place here.

Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability @ Enterprise Hub Fife
Mar 4 @ 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Sustainable procurement is a vital element of public sector procurement.  As well as environmental issues it also includes social issues such as equality and diversity, and fair and ethical trading, plus economic issues including opportunities for SMEs and the third sector.


This event is suitable for SMEs and third sector organisations who have a basic understanding of public sector procurement (ie who have completed Level 1 of the Supplier Development Programme courses or have equivalent experience).


Attendance at this event is free for organisations registered with the Supplier Development Programme – join now, registration is free.


Click to book your place.

Fife Business Awards – Awards Ceremony @ Rothes Halls
Mar 27 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm

Dinner and awards ceremony for the 2020 Fife Business Awards organised by the Fife Chamber of Commerce in association with Blackadders and the University of Dundee Graduate Apprenticeships.