In photos: Business is an adventure Washington

Take a look at the best photos from Virgin Atlantic’s latest Business is an adventure event in Washington, where Richard Branson was joined by a panel of expert entrepreneurs and a collection of the city’s hottest start-ups…

Check back later in the week for video highlights from the day and all the key take-outs, where the discussion focused on how the desire to create change is the driving force behind so many new entrepreneurs...

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The panel of Donna Harris, Sheila Johnson, Richard Branson and Kevin Plank prepare to go on stage with moderator Kristen S Anderson and Virgin Atlantic CEO Craig Kreeger.

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20 years on from the airline's first flight to Washington, D.C., Virgin Atlantic hold their inaugural Business is an adventure event in the city.

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There was a great buzz in the Long View Gallery, with many of Washington's brightest young entrepreneurs in attendance.

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The Virgin Group founder was keen to talk about the changes he had seen in the city over those two decades. Turns out he was also keen to...

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...take a closer look at Kevin Plank's shoes!

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Meanwhile, local start-ups GoodWorld, Edbacker and Ethical Electric prepared to join the panel on stage.

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The start-ups were keen to ask the business leaders how they had cultivated a strong company culture, as well as scaled their own companies.

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And the afternoon ended with Richard showing off his new Under Armour trainers!

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