Breakfast Networking: Funding for Innovative SMEs (a Cambridge Network event)
Are you an innovative SME seeking better understanding of R&D support and funding? Join us for an interactive seminar on funding for growth and innovation, including R&D tax credits, innovation loans and other support available.
|Dates||28 Sep 2017 - This event is in the past.|
|Opening times||8 - 10.30am|
|Venue||Hauser Forum, The Entrepreneurship Centre, 3 Charles Babbage Road, CB3 0GT|
|Organiser name||Sara Baxter|
This fast-paced seminar brings together experts in the fields of commercial, grant and IP leveraged funding, to talk about valuable funding mechanisms that innovative SMEs can use to fuel their innovation activities.
Speakers include Jumpstart, GCGP and JA Kemp. Our speakers offer different aspects of funding for your business, and will provide an interactive platform for you to gain a solid understanding of the support available.
During this hands-on session you will:
- Find out about R&D tax credits and how they can support the growth of your business
- Find out how IP valuations can help with seeking investment
- Find out about innovation loans
- Network with like-minded business founders
08:00am Registration and networking over coffee and bacon rolls
- David Clark, High Growth Manager, Barclays
- Andy Bentham, Partner, Patent Attorney, JA Kemp
- Joe Watson, Signpost 2 Grow Navigator, Greater Cambridge Greater Peterborough Enterprise Partnership (LEP)
- Sandy Findlay, Partner Manager, Jumpstart
09:45am Further networking and a chance to follow up with the speakers
10:30am Event closes
Any Cambridge Network member may attend, with the focus of the meeting being on members with under 50 staff. There is a small charge of £15+VAT for members to attend. Please register by clicking on 'Book Now’. Please log in first using the link at the top of this website where you should be recognised as a current member.
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