Learn How Funding, Finance And Collaboration Can Help Your Business To Innovate And GrowJanuary 17, 2020
Innovation Martlesham is delighted to share news of an event being held on 4th March at the John Innes Conference Centre, Norwich Research Park, between 9am and 4.15pm.
Learn how funding, finance and collaboration can help your business to innovate and grow!
Follow the link below to find out more about this event and to register.
Doors open early and our informative workshop agenda starts at 9am. (separate registration)
At 10am, Prof. David Richardson, Vice Chancellor of the University of East Anglia will formally open the event, followed by Ian Meikle, Director – Clean Growth and Infrastructure at Innovate UK, to explain how Innovate UK helps UK businesses innovate today and share the latest news on new funding programmes.
You’ll hear from businesses who we’ve helped to succeed and from the Innovate UK “family” on how we work together and with Growth Hubs to support innovation: the Enterprise Europe Network, Knowledge Transfer Network and Catapult Centres.
From 11.30 we’ll go “beyond grant funding” to explain Innovation Loans, R&D tax credits, angel and venture capital investment including the Low Carbon Innovation Fund. Jeremy Elden, angel investor, will share his perspectives on what investors are seeking in early-stage and how you can increase your prospects of securing investment.
From 2.30 we’ll focus on how you can work with Universities and the “knowledge base” to accelerate your innovation, including Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) which can embed graduate talent and university knowledge into your business.
During the lunch break and the afternoon there will be more workshops where you can learn more about the world-class resources available at Norwich Research Park and looking in more detail at how to win funding and grow your innovative business.
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