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Profiting By Innovation - Innovate UK in the East Midland

Host: Innovate UK Knowledge Transfer Network
Venue: Nottingham Conference Centre ,Burton Street, NG1 4BU, Nottingham
Date: Wednesday 8th January, 2020
Time: 9am - 4pm
Cost: FREE

Overview 


The UK Government has allocated over £4Billion for Innovation Funding. 
Profiting by Innovation features successful businesses sharing, how they have won funding to develop innovations, to grow their business and profits. 

Register today to get help from business support partners, universities with plenty of time throughout the day to network with like-minded business leaders.


Who should attend?

 Business leaders who wish to develop an innovative new product or service, process or system, which will increase their profit and help them compete locally, nationally and internationally in their existing & exciting new markets.

 Delegates can expect:

  • An update on the national Innovation Funding Landscape
  • Details about business funding & support available locally and nationally
  • Valuable insights from featured successful business winners
  • One to one sessions to explore your business innovation needs      
  • Informal networking with other businesses throughout the day.
  • A vibrant marketplace for innovation support from Growth Hubs, Knowledge Transfer Network, Knowledge Transfer Partnerships, Enterprise Europe Network and local Universities.

Event Schedule:

9am Registration, networking and exhibition

  • Official Welcome
  • Successful businesses sharing how they have “Profited by Innovation”  
  • UK Innovation Funding landscape –Innovate UK Director Mike Biddle  
  • Business panel – your opportunity to ask questions of our business experts
     
  • Morning Break & Networking

Business Support and Local Innovation Funding workshops:

  • University partners innovation support for businesses 
  • Knowledge Transfer Network- latest funding opportunities 
  • Enterprise Europe Network- How to Develop a Growth Strategy: Support for Ambitious and Innovative Entrepreneurs
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships- working with the universities.
  • Growth Hubs - a service for all businesses including specialist scale up support

1pm Lunch, Networking, Exhibition and Business Surgeries

  • More successful businesses sharing how they have “Profited by Innovation”  
  • Business Support and Local Innovation Funding workshops:
    • University partners innovation support for businesses 
    • Knowledge Transfer Network- latest funding opportunities 
    • Enterprise Europe Network- How to Develop a Growth Strategy: Support for Ambitious and Innovative Entrepreneurs
    • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships- working with the universities.
    • Growth Hubs - a service for all businesses including specialist scale up support
  • Networking
  • 4pm Official Close.

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