Stimulating Innovation & Growth

Stimulating Innovation & Growth

Engine Shed Station Approach Bristol BS1 6QH

22 March 2017, from 10:00 AM to 03:00 PM

Venue: Engine Shed
Format: Registration and meet up will be from 10:00-10:45
10:45 - 11:00 Sam Bell West of England Growth Hub introduction
11:00 - 11:30 Paul O'Collins EEN overview
11:30-12:00 Jamie Duggan International trade adviser - Q&A
12:00 - 15:00 -13:00 Networking, Talk to a International trade advisor
13:00-15:00 Open format

The event is open from 10:45-15:00 open format, if you which to book for the presentations please register.
The West of England’s Growth Hub's first Venturefest event in collaboration with Enterprise Europe Network South West and Export for Growth.

Managing and harnessing innovation is essential for growth and there is a wealth of support designed to help businesses overcome barriers to growth and innovation. Paul O’Collins will provide an overview of the support and expertise available from the innovate2succeed coaching programme aimed at high growth businesses who are looking to introduce new technologies or processes to their business or considering launching new products and services to their customers. Paul will also talk about the EEN service support and expert advice they can provide to those businesses wanting to innovate and grow internationally.

Exporting to new markets

Whether you're new to export and looking for direction, an experienced exporter looking to break into new markets or considering international trade for the first time, the Export for Growth programme can help you on your way. International Trade Adviser (ITA) Jamie Duggan will share information about the support you could get from the programme and how to get involved. You’ll also have your chance to book a 1:1 session!