Come and see us at Conference No 8

Not just the best event you’ll go to in January, Conference No 8 will probably pack more into an afternoon than any other in 2014.

Pierce are hosting the table debate:  Acquisitions, Disposals and Management Buy Outs – Funding, Valuation and the practicalities thereof led by :

John Green and Tim Mills

When:     24th January 2014

Where:     Museum of Science & Industry

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Contact:     0161 817 3489

If you are a director or partner of a creative, digital or professional services firm this high level event will show how collaboration between these two thriving sectors of the Manchester economy can only serve to improve business performance in four key areas: Profit, Persuasion, People and Place.

The content and the format – with delegates opting to join experts at tables of eight where you can really learn and share knowledge – is designed for director and partner level engagement.

Tim Bratton, former head of legal at the FT Group will also talk about he is disrupting the market for professional services through powerful branding at his new company Lawyers on Demand.

It’s a simple formula – acquire knowledge, bring knowledge and connect with like-minded people.

Contact Sam Booth on 0161 817 3489 or email to book our place and request you topic choices today.

Why attend?

Conference no.8 will bring together a diverse group of decision makers from the creative/digital and financial/professional sectors to facilitate learning and the sharing of ideas for mutual benefit. It will pack more into an afternoon that most conferences do in a week.

Without question, it’s THE event to reach decision makers in the creative and professional services in the North West

Who should attend?

The conference is aimed specifically at senior level professionals and decision makers across a broad range of professional and creative sectors. Actionable, business wide advice will form the core of the round table sessions, and as such will not be appropriate for less senior members of your team.

Round table sessions – a unique opportunity to learn, engage, interact

The main focus of the afternoon will be a series of round table sessions, designed to give attendees a session tailored to your sector. Tables of 8 will be hosted by industry experts around a particular topic.

Conference No.8 welcome the opportunity to discuss your ideas. This is not about delivering a sales presentation – it’s about stimulating serious business debate within your area of expertise.

We’ve suggested four main topic areas; People, Places, Profit and Persuasion. As a delegate, you will get to choose up to four topics in advance, so that you only receive advice and information directly relevant and of interest to you.

NOTE – When you book your place (by contacting Sam Booth on 0161 817 3489 or by email to, you will receive a follow up email that allows you to select your preferred topics.

Click link to head to topics

Pierce are hosting the debate:  Acquisitions, Disposals and Management Buy Outs – Funding, Valuation and the practicalities thereof led by :

John Green and Tim Mills