Anglian Water helps SMEs bring ideas to market

Delivered in partnership between the Water Industry Forum and the Water Innovation Network, a seminar at the Allia Future Business Centre, Peterborough, on Tuesday October 11th will help Small to Medium sized Enterprises (SMEs) find out more about the grants, loans and finance available to support the development and commercialisation of new water technologies.


Delegates also get a chance to have a 1-2-1 meeting with experts from the Anglian Water Innovation Team and Supply Chain. The speakers include Anglian Water @one Alliance (Dale Evans, @one Alliance Director), Knowledge Transfer Network, Innovate UK, Isle Utilities, Business Angels Finance International, Enterprise Europe Network and PNO Consulting.

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The agenda is as follows:

 9:30      Registration & coffee

10:00     Introduction
10:10     Innovation Perspective - Dale Evans, Anglian water@one alliance
10.30     UK Public Funding - Jonathan Abra, KTN
10.50     European Funding - Ewa Bloch, Innovate UK
11.10     Private Finance - Fiona Griffith, Isle Utilities
11.30    Coffee
11.50     Early Stage Investment - David Paton, Business Angels Finance International
12.10     Guidance & Advice for Growth - Chris Woodward, Enterprise Europe Network
12.30     Commercialising Innovation - Philip Barnes, Mathys & Squire
13:50     Guiding applicants through the funding application process - Olaf Swanzy, PNO Consulting
13.10     Summary
13.20    Lunch and Networking
14.15     Individual Surgery Sessions Bookable 15 minute appointments with presenters
16:00     Close

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