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22 Aug

The Big House Presents: EXPO

EXPO is a great opportunity to discover what with these businesses to localise your supply chain, reduce your carbon footprint, and create jobs and opportunities in the D2N2 area.

20 Aug

Chamber offers free year-long membership to businesses affected by Toddbrook Reservoir incident

East Midlands Chamber (Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire) continues to work with partners to offer comprehensive support to local businesses which have been - and continue to be - affected by the potential collapse of Toddbrook Dam.

19 Aug

‘Energy for Business’ scheme helps local businesses make the low-carbon leap

A project which helps local businesses that want to develop low-carbon solutions, has been awarded funding to support SMEs in the region for another three years.

SME Celebration of success event

Host: University of Derby
Venue: Chesterfield, St. Helen, Sheffield Road, Chesterfield, S41 7LU
Date: Tuesday 24th September, 2019
Time: 8am - 10am
Cost: Free

The University of Derby is hosting an event to celebrate the success of local SME businesses.

Bringing together business from across North East Derbyshire, the event will be used to highlight the importance of our thriving SME organisations across all sectors, as well as looking at how they can be supported with future plans for growth.


Why attend?

  • Find out more about the thriving SMEs operating across the D2N2 region
  • Showcase your business - talk to other businesses and explore opportunities for joint working
  • Find out how to access support for your future growth including:


Student and graduate talent


Improving productivity

Employee development

We also invite stakeholders from the wider business community to join the event to find out about our local SME organisations.




8.00 Arrival / Networking / SME Business & Support Offer Exhibition

8.30 Welcome from the University of Derby

9.00 SME businesses - sharing their success

9.30 Light refreshments / Networking / SME Business & Support Offer Exhibition


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