#FoYE19: Company Programme Finals

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Wednesday, 5th June 2019, 8:00am9:00pm

Category: Festival

Our Festival of Youth Enterprise is changing! New speakers, new host and new city!

Event Details

Our Festival of Youth Enterprise is improving again in 2019!

This year, Day Two will be held at Edinburgh's Corn Exchange - where our 17 Company Programme finalists will compete to be crowned our Company of the Year 2019.

Company Programme Finals 2017Video Link: https://www.youtu.be/FeibbX03NzI

Host & Speakers

Our Host

Graeme Easton

Graeme Easton

If you don’t know the face, you’ll know the voice!

Our Speakers

Meet the enterprising individuals who will be speaking at our Company Programme Awards Final 2019. Each one is enterprising, inspiring and are just as excited as we are to be involved in the most exciting awards dinner of the year in Scotland!

  • Celia Hodson

    Celia Hodson

    Social Entrepreneur, Hey Girls

    Celia is a multi Award Winning entrepreneur and named Social Entrepreneur of the Year by STV and Deloitte.

  • Robbie  MacIssac

    Robbie MacIssac

    Robbie is a young inventor from Falkirk who is making waves within the piping community

  • Chris McQueer

    Chris McQueer

    A YES Alumni in his own right, Chris has taken bookstores by storm with his two collections of short stories heavily influenced by his life in and around Glasgow.

Venue Details

The Corn Exchange

For events that stand out from the crowd, the A listed Corn Exchange is the venue of choice for Conferences, Exhibitions, Dinners, Product Launches, Meetings and more in Scotland’s capital. Over 2,500 square metres of venue space that can accommodate from 15-1500 delegates.

Other information for this Venue

  • Parking Available
  • Accessible Venue
  • Food & Drink Facilities
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • WiFi
  • Presentation Facilities
  • Air Conditioned

Ticket Information

New city, new venue, new host. We’ll be celebrating our new-look Company Programme Finals on Wednesday 5th June 2019 at Edinburgh’s Corn Exchange. Our 17 finalists will travel the width and breadth of the country to compete in order to be crowned the Young Enterprise Scotland Company of the Year 2019, following in the footsteps of Estrela in 2018 and Vision in 2017. Hosted by the iconic Graeme Easton with a top-secret music act and some fabulous speakers lined up – it’s set to be an enjoyable and unforgettable evening.

Tickets for this event can be booked at the following link:

Sponsorship Packages


  • Category Sponsorship at Awards with coverage by national media partner
  • Table of 10 at Glittering Awards Dinner on day two
  • Prominent position in two-day Market Place with workshop hosting option
  • Full-page programme advert


  • 5 seats at Glittering Awards Dinner on day two
  • Prominent position in two-day Market Place
  • 1/2 page programme advert


  • 2 seats at Glittering Awards Dinner on day two
  • Prominent position in two-day Market Place
  • 1/4 page programme advert

For more information about our sponsorship packages for this event, please Contact Us

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Event Sponsors

We are delighted to be supported by the following organisations in 2019

  • RBS
  • Peroosh Ltd
  • Glasgow University
  • Business Gateway
  • City of Glasgow College
  • Scotland CAN DO
  • After Digital
  • Daily Business
  • Marketing Society
  • Social Investment Scotland
  • Institute of Directors, Scotland
  • Accenture
  • Lyreco
  • Disney
  • Murgitroyd
  • Mazars
  • ICAS
  • Investor In People
  • Cyber Essentials
  • Big Lottery Fund
  • Voluntary Code of Practice for Social Enterprise in Scotland
  • Investors In Young People
  • Family Friendly Working Scotland
  • Disability Confident
  • Living Wage Employer
  • Good Fundraising

About YES

Our Vision is for Scotland to be a place where all young people are given the opportunity to have a rewarding future in work and life - no matter where they start
their journey.

Our Mission is to inspire & equip all young people to learn, develop and reach their full potential through enterprise.

In everything that we do, we will work with the following values: Integrity, Enthusiasm, Creativity & Collaboration.

Contact Us

Young Enterprise Scotland
Rouken Glen Centre
Rouken Glen Park
G46 7UG
United Kingdom

+44 (0)141 406 7722
0141 406 7722

Where to Find Us