IAWM are pleased to be working in partnership with Birmingham City Council, Innovation Birmingham and Birmingham City University to kick off a week long programme of events for Digital Leaders Week. Join us on Monday 17th June at STEAMhouse for The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt! The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt is … Continue reading Digital Leaders Week: The Great City Food Digital Treasure Hunt
On Wednesday 1st May 2019 IAWM's Smart City Alliance had the pleasure of supporting Birmingham City University (BCU) for the launch of the 'CityGate' urban data platform. It was really overwhelming to see such a great turnout at Millennium Point, Birmingham, with over 50 regional innovation experts coming together to engage with our 'data' themed … Continue reading News: Smart City Alliance Supports BCU CityGate Launch
Keynote Announcement: Building a skilled and diverse technology workforce with Hilary Leevers, Chief Executive, Engineering UK 4th July 2019 – The Gallery Suite, National Exhibition Centre Hilary joined Engineering UK as Chief Executive in January 2019 and leads the organisation in its mission to inspire the next generation of engineers and increase the talent pipeline into engineering. … Continue reading News: Venturefest West Midlands – Keynote Announcement
Calling All Exhibitors - Last Chance To Secure Your Stand At This Years Venturefest WM Expo 4th July 2019 – The Gallery Suite, National Exhibition Centre Venturefest WM Special Newsletter Discount Rate – book before: £650 +VAT - Join 30 stands available in Venturefest WM dedicated exhibition area - Air conditioned environment - 6ft table, chair and … Continue reading Event: Venturefest West Midlands 2019
Last week the Innovation Alliance for the West Midlands (IAWM) were proud to support the West Midlands Academic Health Science Network (WMAHSN) at the first of this years Meridian LIVE events. With the highest percentage of NHS attendees to date, delegates had the opportunity to get actively involved in interactive sessions involving Mr Potato Head, … Continue reading News: MERIDIAN LIVE 2019 SUCCESS!
Our next Innovation Policy and Practice Breakfast event will be a panel discussion on ‘Women in STEM-based business – barriers and enablers to progression’. Of the core STEM workforce about 25% are women but only 13% of managers are women – and the numbers are much lower in engineering and technology-based business. As there are compelling business reasons … Continue reading Event: Innovation Alliance WM Innovation Policy and Practice Breakfast: Women in STEM-based Business – Barriers and Enablers to Progression
Birmingham was recently selected to be part of the Discovery Phase of the LGA Childhood Obesity Trailblazer Programme. This is a specific programme of activity, to be completed by 30th April 2019, that will inform the shaping of the national trailblazer programme and provides a great opportunity for us to reshape and energise the approach … Continue reading Event: Childhood Obesity- LGA Trailblazer Programme – Discovery Phase – Strategic Stakeholder Engagement Event
The Department of Health & Social Care (DHSC) and BEIS (Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy) SME Workshop Invitation Date: 25th February Time: 10.00 – 12.00 Location: Victoria Square House, Birmingham, B2 4AJ RSVP: please RVSP for this event to BEISWM@BEIS.gov.uk The Office for Life Sciences (OLS) is a joint unit between The Department of Health … Continue reading Event: DHSC & BEIS SME Workshop
Find out about £25 million unallocated funds for the Greater Birmingham & Solihull area. When: Thursday 28th February 2019: 2.15pm to 3.45pm Where: Committee Room 1 at the Civic Suite, Solihull Council, B91 3QB Refreshments will be provided. The priorities for the European Regional Development Fund in the Greater Birmingham & Solihull area are: Strengthening … Continue reading Event: GBSLEP European Regional Development Fund Roadshow
Join us for our next Innovation Policy and Practice Breakfast - all about how procurement is being used to drive innovation.