Sir Tim to speak at Business Fair


Sir Tim Smit KBE, co-founder of the Eden Project, has been announced as one of the keynote speakers at this year’s Cornwall Business Fair.


The annual event, organised by the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, will this year take place at the Eden Project, on May 13.

The fair, which will include a trade exhibition and speaker programme, is expected to attract thousands of representatives from Cornish businesses, as well as national companies with an interest in what Cornwall has to offer.

Sir Tim will share his views on what he believes the future holds for Cornish businesses, at a special lunch event.

Sir Tim Smit
Sir Tim Smit

Chamber chief executive, Kim Conchie, said: “Cornwall Chamber of Commerce is delighted to be holding the 2015 Business Fair at the Eden Project on May 13. We are even more pleased to be welcoming Eden’s Co-founder and one of Cornwall’s iconic people of the 21st Century, Sir Tim Smit, as the keynote speaker at lunch on the day.

“Sir Tim will be discussing the future of Cornwall and its role in conducting business here. He brings insight from around the world including his recent experiences of working towards establishing an ‘Eden’ in China and how the values of Cornwall and Eden can be used to market your products and services near and far.”

For more information about the Cornwall Business Fair, click here.