Events

These events are open to companies enrolled on the Business Growth Programme. We publish them here to give you a flavour of the support available. If your company is not yet registered, you can apply to join the programme.

How to Access Alternative Funding

19 February 2020

Workshop

Join Hari Sandhu, Founder of EmpowerRD and member of HMRC’s R&D tax credit consultative committee, for a session exploring the government funding landscape.

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Meet the Investor: True Global

19 February 2020

1:1 sessions

Starting a business can be overwhelming especially if you have been bootstrapping since inception. This workstream will take you on a journey to help you understand the types of investment available, as well as getting investment ready and looking at how to increase your network with the investor community.

*Please contact your Business Growth Manager for more details.

BGP Roundtable: Neil Roberts, Chief Operating Officer, SEHTA

20 February 2020

Roundtable

We are pleased to invite you to this informal roundtable with Neil Roberts, Chief Operating Officer of SEHTA (South East Health Technologies Alliance) and one of our valued mentors.

*Please speak to you Business Growth Manager for more details.

Bridging the Gap from Founder to CEO

20 February 2020

Workshop

As a founder of a business you have certain talents and personality traits that must be engaged to get your ideas off the ground but what happens once this has happened and your attention has to shift from founder-mode into CEO overdrive!

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Creating Successful Engagement Strategies

25 February 2020

Workshop

Having defined and prioritised your different audiences this workshop invites you to create the best strategies to reach, interest and engage them. This workshop, lead by Sila Nur Isik from Mind the Ad, introduces you to the key marketing channels available and how they can be used to your advantage.

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Roundtable: Leadership

27 February 2020

Roundtable

What kind of leader are you? By understanding how you fit into the team, whatever size, you will start to generate the skills to be a better leader. Join Business Growth Programme Strategic Partner Laura Capell-Abra from No More Ifs Or Buts for this interactive discussion exploring the challenges around leadership as you scale your business.

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How to access the Greater London Investment Fund

27 February 2020

Workshop

Join us to learn more about the Mayor of London’s new initiative, the Greater London Investment Fund, a £100 million investment pot for companies in industries identified as important for the capital’s economy. These include cultural and creative industries, financial and business services, life sciences, low carbon and environmental goods and services, tech and digital, and tourism.

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Business Planning for Growth

3 March 2020

Workshop

A sound business plan should reflect a business' present reality and its future potential. In this workshop Bill Cogan of Invictus Strategy Associates will discuss how to develop the strategies, necessary assets and growth plans to help you thrive in today’s disruptive markets and scale your business towards an exit.

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How to Improve Cash Flow and Boost Business Value

10 March 2020

Workshop

Cash flow is a key indicator of where there are opportunities for improvement in the way you run your business. In this practical and interactive workshop with Bibi Martin from BMIM Cash Flow you will learn how to look at your business through the lens of cash, gain an insight into what really makes money in your business and learn how to work out what your business is worth.

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Evaluating and Scaling Your Digital Engagement Activities

11 March 2020

Workshop

By understanding the value and measuring the impact of your digital marketing activities and how insights can be applied, you will feel more confident in making decisions about your engagement strategies and potential returns on investments.

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Meet The Investor: Edge Investments

12 March 2020

1:1 sessions

Our sessions with Hannah Williamson from Edge Investments allow you to discuss your pitch deck or business proposition in a neutral setting to seek advice and guidance.

* Please speak to your  Business Growth Manager for more details.

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