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18 Feb

Public sector contracts probed in first Quarterly Economic Survey

The extent to which smaller firms are able to access public sector contracts is being probed in the first East Midlands Chamber* Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) of the year.

18 Feb

Business space available at at1.SPACE

Unique space available at1.SPACE Located on Triumph Road, NG7, next to the Nottingham University Jubilee Campus and the QMC hospital.

18 Feb

New facility will improve patient care by speeding up medical product development

Plans have been submitted for a new facility focusing on the commercialisation of medical devices and technologies, which is seeking major D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership funding.

Ideas mean business - Innovation Live event in Nottingham

To help more young adults make their ideas a success, Innovate UK and The Prince’s Trust are launching a national campaign to find the next generation of UK innovators, and provide them with support, advice and funding. The programme - Ideas mean business - is open to 18 to 30-year-olds from a range of backgrounds. Young adults with ideas to fix everyday problems, make changes in their community or tackle environmental issues are invited to take part.

Interested young innovators in the East Midlands are invited to attend the “Innovation Live” event at Ingenuity Centre, Nottingham, on 2 March 2018. The programme aims to turn business ideas into a reality through 1:1 coaching and mentoring, supportive funding and includes an allowance for living costs. To sign up, please visit

Download the event leaflets

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