Conference 2019 Round-up


Conference 2019 Round-up


Thank you from all of us at MSDUK to those who attended the biggest Ethnic Minority Business and supplier diversity Conference in the UK. It was an amazing experience, from the success and scale of the Innovation Challenge to the bustling Business Show.

Over 350 attendees, including 24 speakers, industry experts, entrepreneurs and 40 exhibitors, participated in 7 events over the course of 3 days.

MSDUK 2019 Conference
MSDUK 2019 Conference Day Two. Business Show and Innovation Challenge

The level of interest we received for the Innovation Challenge this year reached new heights, with over 90 applications from a large variety of ethnic minority businesses. A big thanks to our Innovation Challenge finalists, judges and speakers for sharing your ideas, knowledge and insights.

MSDUK Pukket
Innovation Challenge winners Pukket

Congratulations to Pukket, who were crowned winners of this year’s Innovation Challenge final, walking away with a £5,000 cash prize.

And a massive thanks to all our other 12 finalists – your ideas will change the world and we wish you every success.

MSDUK innovation challenge finalists
Innovation Challenge finalists

We would like to thank our headline sponsors, Accenture, Cummins, EY and Intel and all our sponsors for making this possible.

Finally, thanks to all who attended. It’s heartening to see the increasing support and commitment to diversity and innovation in the supply chain.

Supplier diversity conference
Put your hands up!


MSDUK Conference & Awards dinner 2020 will be held on 23/24 September @ The QEII Centre, Westminster, London