We run several breakfast events each year to stimulate discussion and networking across those actively involved in innovation in the West Midlands from any sector or type of organisation.

SAVE THE DATES FOR OUR NEXT EVENTS:

Event 4: Breakfast event, 7:45 – 9:30am, 13th September – Topic, speakers & venue tbc

Event 5: Breakfast event, 7:45 – 9:30am, 22nd November – Topic, speakers & venue tbc

To register and join our mailing for future events, please contact KeertiR@innovationbham.com.

PREVIOUS EVENTS:

Event 1: Innovation, Place and the Industrial Strategy – 30.01.18

Our first event ‘Innovation, Place and the Industrial Strategy’ was held on 30th January, 2018 at iCentrum, Innovation Birmingham.

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The event was attended by over 100 partners from across private, public, academic and third sectors, science parks and translational organisations. The video of the presentations and interactive Q&A session can be viewed here:

You can read a summary of the event in our blog here.

Event 2: Continuous innovation to keep long-term business thriving – 03.05.18

Our second policy and practice event was held on 3rd May, 2018 and kindly hosted by EEF at their Technology Hub , Nobel Way, Birmingham. Speakers included  Philip Salt, Chief Executive of Salts Healthcare and Melvin Wingfield, Financial Director at A&M EDM.

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You can read a summary of the event in our blog here.

Event 3: Innovation and the West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy – 05.07.18

Our third Policy and Practice breakfast event focussed on developing the thinking of the West Midlands Combined Authority on the trailblazing West Midlands Local Industrial Strategy, and the importance of innovation as a driver for productivity and growth. In particular, this blog considers the input gained from our wide stakeholders with Patrick White (WMCA Director of Industrial Strategy) on 5th July, 2018.

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You can read a summary of the event in our blog here.

Contact:

To be added to our mailing list or to suggest speakers or venues please contact keertiR@innovationbham.com or Pam_Waddell@blackcountryconsortium.co.uk.