Delegates in the Chamber 2015 Group Photo Jayne-Anne Gadhia and Alex Salmond MSP

Business in the Parliament Conference

The Business in the Parliament Conference is hosted jointly by the Scottish Parliament and the Scottish Government. It aims to facilitate engagement between Scotland's businesses and politicians and forms part of a regular and on-going Parliament and Government programme of engagement with business organisations and senior business leaders across Scotland. The aim of this unique partnership event between the Scottish Parliament and the Scottish Government is to engage Scottish business in discussion about how to encourage sustainable growth in Scotland's economy. There have been 10 conferences to date, since 2004, with the last conference on  29 and 30 October, 2015. Details of previous conference programmes and delegates can be found in the History section of the website.

2017 Conference

The 11th Business in the Parliament Conference takes place on 28-29 September. The theme for is "Leading Scotland: Unlocking our Economic and Business Potential".

Conference Programme (211KB pdf)