Open Event: How a Queen's Award can benefit your business (a Cambridge Network event)

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Cambridgeshire companies often do well at the Queen’s Awards each year. Winning one of the prestigious annual Queen’s Awards is not only a chance for some positive publicity but can boost both sales and employee engagement. But the region could do even better! Come and find out how and why you should enter.


Date 16 May 2019
Times 4pm - 6pm
Venue Hauser Forum, 3 Charles Babbage Road, Cambridge CB3 0GT
Organiser Louise Rushworth
Phone 01223 760102
Cost Free for Members | £50+VAT for Non-Members

Have you ever thought about entering but have possibly been deterred or have not known when the deadlines are? This event will explain all and hopefully stimulate you to enter. For a bit of inspiration you can check our site for previous winners (search for ‘Queen’s Award’ in the search bar, above). Some have won twice or three times. But it’s not just about the larger companies, smaller companies can also enter and often do well.  Recent winners include:

Winning one of the prestigious annual Queen’s Awards is not only a chance for some positive publicity but can boost both sales and employee engagement. Winners have reported benefiting from worldwide recognition, increased commercial value, greater press coverage and a boost to staff morale.  Commenting in 2018, Nick Geddes, CEO of GIS, commented: “This Queen’s Award is for all the GIS team, collectively recognising every individual’s contribution.”

Come to our event on 16th May and hear how the Queen’s Awards have benefited several businesses from our area, and how you can enter this year.  The competition for the 2020 awards is open from 1st May, with the closing date being 10 September.  This year’s award winners were announced this Easter. 

More information, and how to apply, can be found on the Queen’s Awards for Enterprise information pages.


4.00pm        Registration and networking over coffee
4:30pm:       Speakers:

Introduced by Dr Andy Harter, Founder of RealVNC

5:15pm        Further networking over wine and canapes  and a chance to follow up with the speakers
6:00pm        Event closes

This event is generously supported by the Cambridge Dining Company who will be providing some of their delicious canapes.


To attend:


Any Cambridge Network member may attend free of charge. To receive your member discount please login to the website and then return to this page and click 'Book Now’!


Non-members may also attend this session by clicking on 'Book Now' - or if you would prefer, please use this eventbrite page to register. 


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May 16th, 2019 4:00 PM   to   6:00 PM
Hauser Forum
The Entrepreneurship Centre
3 Charles Babbage Road
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire CB3 0GT
United Kingdom
Phone: 01223 760102
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