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Wednesday 20 September 2017
Innovation Network: Northern Powerhouse & Regional Growth: What does it mean for your Business?
08.30am - 10.30am

This breakfast event will provide you with an overview of the Northern Powerhouse & regional growth agenda. Addressing what it means for your business, plus support and opportunities for businesses in Yorkshire.

The Leeds Beckett University Innovation Network is a series of breakfast events delivered in partnership with The Yorkshire Post. Events focus on innovation as a key driver for growth and sustainability – as well as the challenges faced by businesses looking to innovate. In addition to hearing from expert speakers, the Innovation Network offers a great opportunity for knowledge exchange and to gain new business contacts.

Events are free to attend and are targeted at businesses, policy makers and anyone interested in innovation, technology and future trends. The event will also provide you with an insight on how local SME businesses can access and benefit from the Northern Powerhouse and regional growth initiatives.

Speakers at the event include: 

Henri Murison, Director of the Northern Powerhouse Partnership
The Northern Powerhouse – Prime capabilities of energy, digital, health innovation and advanced manufacturing

Jonathan Oxley, Chairman of the Institute of Directors and Director at Lupton Fawcett LLP
The regional growth agenda and Yorkshire businesses

Sherry Ward, Director of Omega Security Systems
Achieving business success in the north

Christine Robinson, Strategic Projects Manager at Leeds Beckett University
Support for business growth

- Innovation Network events are free to attend.

- Refreshments and pastries will be served.

- The nearest car parks are situated on Whitehall Road.

The event offers chance to network as well as to hear from our inspirational speakers. We hope that you will join us for this enjoyable event. The topic for our next event in December event is Disruptive Innovation, what does it take to achieve high growth.

When and Where? Wednesday, 20 September 2017 from 08:30 to 10:30

The Yorkshire Post, No. 1 Leeds , 26 Whitehall Road East , LS12 1BE, Leeds