Event: Innovation Alliance WM Innovation Policy and Practice Breakfast: Women in STEM-based Business – Barriers and Enablers to Progression

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

Event: Childhood Obesity- LGA Trailblazer Programme – Discovery Phase – Strategic Stakeholder Engagement Event

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

Event: GBSLEP European Regional Development Fund Roadshow

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

Event: Shaping Regional Projects to Stimulate Demand-led Innovation

You are invited to join one of three initial workshops that will help to shape emerging, large-scale collaborative activities with the potential to significantly impact business innovation and productivity as well as the delivery of public services in the West Midlands and wider Midlands region.  By contributing to one of these consultations, you will also … Continue reading Event: Shaping Regional Projects to Stimulate Demand-led Innovation