Our Sponsors



Founded in 1871, Handelsbanken has become one of the world's strongest banks with over 750 branches in 22 countries worldwide.

Our presence in the UK is growing with local branches in Milton Keynes and Bedford headed by Derek Bell and Mick Valerio respectively. We offer local relationship banking with products and services tailored to the needs of our personal and business banking customers.

Please visit our web sites for further information and contact details.



Interdirect is a vibrant, multi-award winning, full service agency, specialising in digital design and development, advanced content managed websites, bespoke software solutions, PR, SEO, marketing and social media.

Interdirect's clients include some of the nation's best known brands and span sectors as diverse as luxury health spas, shopping centres, airports and professional bodies. Its clients' sectors might vary, but Interdirect's commitment to creativity and unstinting dedication to developing technically elegant solutions remains constant.


Jurys Inn

Ideally located in the heart of the city, Jurys Inn Milton Keynes has 279 spacious, air-conditioned, bright bedrooms, equipped to a superior 3-star standard and offers the business guest every amenity including Infusion restaurant, Inntro bar and Il Barista Coffee Bar.

We have 13 state of the art flexible dedicated meeting rooms accommodating from 2 to 400 delegates. All rooms have natural daylight, air conditioning and wifi access.


Milton Keynes College

The College's activities sit at the heart of Milton Keynes. It has relationships with over 600 local businesses and understands how important it is for businesses to recruit, retain and develop their people. Skills creates growth and skills happen in local businesses and organisations.