Upcoming events and dates for your diaries
Pie and Pint Workshops
For rural businesses interested in funding programmes to assist business growth and job creation in Worcestershire.
Wednesday 15 February 2017 - Village Hall, Clubroom Overbury
Thursday 16 February 2017 - Pershore College
Tuesday 28 February 2017 - Ombersley Golf Club
Thursday 2 March 2017 - Federation of Young Farmers Club
Each workshop will be held at 5:30pm for a 6pm start and will finish at 8pm.
For more information, visit www.business-central.co.uk
To book a place, contact the Worcester Business Central team on 01905 677 888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Worcester College Group Apprenticeships
Friday 3 March 2017
Pershore College Business Lounge
7.45 - 9am
If you’re thinking of taking on an apprentice don’t miss this event. Hear how your business can benefit from the Government’s new approach to apprenticeships; how to get the most out of the new levy; what you’re entitled to in the new funding regime; how apprentices can make a difference to your business; and how to fund your staff development.
To view the event flyer, click here
To book your place at the event, click here
The Digital Revolution Conference
Thursday 16 March 2017
Sixways Stadium, Worcester WR4 8ZE
Free for Members and Non-members (breakfast included).
This free event will give attendees the chance to learn about the internet of things,the digital revolution and how cloud-based communication systems can hugely improve business productivity and efficiency.
The morning will include a variety of topics including:
- Insights into Technology trends
- What is the cloud?
- ISDN Switch off & Demystifying SIP
- Digital big data
- IoT & digital revolution
- Staying secure in the digital world
- Collaborating through the cloud
To book your free place please contact email@example.com or call 01905 673 612. Please note, there are limited spaces and pre-booking is essential. This event is suitable for businesses with more than 10 employees.
"BEEP" Sustainability Forum
In association with the Business Energy Efficiency Programme
Thursday 6 April 2017
8 - 11am (optional tour from 10am)
Cargill Meats Europe, The Feed Mill, Tram Inn, Hereford, HR2 9AW
Free for Members and Non-members (includes breakfast and networking)
Speaker 1: John Reed, Cargill Meats Europe
Topic: Cargill’s Approach to Sustainability
Speaker 2: Gareth Williams, Caplor Energy
Topic: Energy Reduction at Caplor and Battery Storage
Speaker 3: Miles Dearden, MFG Solicitors
Come and learn about one of Herefordshire’s largest employer’s innovative approach to sustainability and tour their new biomass facility. Hear about battery storage for renewable energy from local specialist Caplor Energy and from Miles Dearden, Energy and Renewables expert at MFG Solicitors.
To book please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Following the Business Rates Consultation Breakfast Meeting
On Wednesday 25 January 2017, Wychavon District Council held the annual Business Rates Consultation Breakfast meeting. The presentations at this meeting can be downloaded as PDF's below.
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Our latest business services leaflet
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Details of the Regeneration Team
|Jane Dobson |
Economic Development Officer
|Shawn Riley |
Inward Investment Manager
|Angela Tidmarsh |
|Steve Knight |
Marketing & Events Officer