Social Business Wales Awards and Conference 2024

The Awards and Conference are a two day event, running over 1st and 2nd of October.

Day 1: Social Business Wales Awards, 01/10/2024, 19:00 – 23:00

Taking place on the 1st of October, join us for the social Business Wales Awards.

In its 9th year, the categories include Social Enterprise of the Year, One to Watch, and Innovation of the Year.

Tickets to the Awards ceremony will go on sale on the 1st of August 2024.


Day 2: Social Business Wales Conference, 02/10/2024, 10:00 – 16:30

The conference, taking place on the 2nd of October, will provide an environment for knowledge exchange, encouraging innovation, and providing opportunities to learn and build partnerships with the private and public sector.



  • Procurement for Social Enterprises
  • Community Shares Model
  • Looking after me – why your own wellbeing is paramount to a successful social enterprise
  • Pitching – to Funders, Investors, and Customers
  • Funding – Effective Funding Applications



We’re delighted to once again be able to offer a bursary to support attendees from diverse communities and backgrounds to attend the Awards and Conference.

This bursary is available to those from communities that are underrepresented in the Social Enterprise sector, including people from diverse ethnic and/or cultural backgrounds, people from the LGBTQ+ community, people with disabilities, and people from low-income backgrounds.

The bursary will include the following:

1. A return train or bus ticket to Llandudno if you live over an hour away from the venue.

2. A hotel room with breakfast included in Llandudno for the 1st of October if you live more than an hour away from the venue.

3. £50 to help cover costs of attending the Awards and Conference.

Click here to apply for the bursary. For more information about the bursary please email

Event details


October 1, 2024 to October 2, 2024


19:00 - 16:30


Venue Cymru, The Promenade, Penrhyn Cres, Llandudno LL30 1BB
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