Welcome to UMF

The Ultimate Masterclass Festival

We’re bringing together some of the brightest business
minds and giving them a platform to share the secrets of their success.

Why? We want to inspire new thinking and new ideas to grow our local economy.

UMF will be a series of business masterclasses held by experts in their respective fields, designed to enlighten and empower anyone looking for business or personal growth.

The events programme has been designed and curated by Aberdeen & Grampian Chamber of Commerce.

Our 2023 speakers

Our inspirational speakers for 2023 include three internationally acclaimed best-selling authors, as well as business experts across a number of disciplines.

They include entrepreneur and Dragon's Den star Steven Bartlett, author and podcaster Elizabeth Day, Hollywood social media expert Brendan Kane, as well as the creative forces behind some of the UK's most memorable marketing campaigns.