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Business for Good Festival 2024 x PPP Chester

February 1 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm


Unlock the power of unlearning at the Business for Good Festival 2024, where our theme, “Unlearning: Courageous Leadership for a Better Future”, guides the conversation.

Delve into a dynamic lineup of speakers and breakout sessions, embracing the journey of reimagining business and society. Engage in interactive breakout sessions, and dive into crucial topics like future-proofing business, climate justice, and impact-driven entrepreneurship.

The Business for Good Festival 2024 is your gateway to transformative insights and inspiration through the power of unlearning. Together, let’s unleash the potential for business to become a force for good.


  • 9-9.30 am: Arrivals & Opening Remarks
  • 9.30 am: Keynote Speaker & Workshop – ‘Unlearning for a Radically Different Future’ led by Minou Schillings [Regenerative Business Facilitator & B Leader]
  • 12.15 pm: Plant-Based Lunch & Networking
  • 1 pm: Discussion Panel – ‘Courageous Leadership in Action’ hosted by Ben Tolhurst [Business Declares]. This engaging panel discussion promises to bring together diverse perspectives on courageous leadership in the sustainability landscape and beyond. Meet the Panellists:
    • Kavita Basi, CEO, Jardin Living & Author of ‘Room 23: Surviving a Brain Hemorrhage’ Rising from Adversity with Impact in Action.
    • Sunita Ramani, Greenhouse Communications & Climate Justice Activist Building Climate Justice in Business.
    • Claire Binns, Social Impact Manager, & Bev Dumbleton, COO, Sykes Holiday Cottages Setting Courageous Impact Improvement Goals
  • 2 pm: Breakout Sessions [choice of two].
    • Eco-Anxiety Solutions, Caring for Our Planet and Minds
    • Why Growing your Carbon Footprint Could be the Right Thing to Do?
    • Courageous Voices in Business and Employee Activism
    • Activating Courageous Leadership in the Boardroom
    • Why it’s Everyone’s Business to be Disability Inclusive
  • 4 pm: Closing Remarks
  • 4.30 – 6.30 pm: Join us for the Chester PPP [People, Planet, Pint] at That Beer Place following the festival – where the first 33 drinks are free! Make sure to register for your free place (and pint!).

Tickets include access to the full schedule [keynote speaker, discussion panel and 2 x breakout sessions], alongside refreshments throughout the day and a plant-based lunch. Limited to just 120 attendees, get ready to embrace a unique opportunity for meaningful conversations and authentic connections.


Photo credit: Unsplash


February 1
9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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UK for Good
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One City Place
City Place Building, City Place, Queens Rd
Chester, CH1 3BQ United Kingdom
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