Hop aboard for pro tips from
the experts and ex-VOOMers

We're hitting the road!

Why? Because everybody likes free advice from seasoned pros like Google, Grant Thornton,
 Microsoft and Crowdfunder. And when big helps small, great things happen.


How do we know? Our winners tell us. In fact, 77% of semi-finalists say they’d do it all again. 




Thursday 26th April

What's happening

Advice and workshops, in a nutshell.

Workshops are reservation-only, but anybody can
rock up to the VOOM Bus in Sheffield city centres
for a chat with the experts, and some nifty

For details on the workshops, check out the tiles below.
And don’t forget to register!



Fundraising myths debunked


Starts at 10:00

What’s it really like, trying to attract investment? We reveal funding opps, the investor mindset, and how to give yourself the edge.


Answer questions with data


Starts at 11:30

Insight-based marketing. What is it? And how can it help your business grow?


The Cloud for SMEs


Starts at 12:30

How to a create safer, more productive business? We delve into M365 plus its core Azure services, and other good SME stuff that comes with the Cloud.


Tackling barriers to international trade


Starts at 14:00

Going international? We tell you where and how to sell, and how to ship, get paid and navigate local tax and regulations.


Meet the winners of VOOM 2017

Lois Wilson

Saint Aymes

Rosanne Longmore


Becca Hume


Max Haydon

Storage Shepherd

Alex Hind

Go Sweat

Dan Swygart


Tamsin Gordon


Isatou Njai

Drink Baotic

Michael Harkins

Turtle Pack

Jordan Grayson

Project Jackfruit