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Funding Initiatives for Growth Achieving success as a business in the midlands

Funding Initiatives for Growth Achieving success as a business in the midlands


Breakfast Briefing – Thursday 4th October 2018
Radisson Blu Hotel Athlone The Midlands Regional Skills Forum, BPCI and Skillnet - Irish Medtech, First Polymer Training, and BioPharmaChem are organising the following Breakfast Briefing event

Funding Initiatives for Growth in the Midlands
Supports for achieving success in your business
Innovation, Training & Networking Opportunities

Date: Thursday 4th October
Time: 8:25am (Registration from 7:45)
Location: Radisson Hotel, Athlone

Join us for this breakfast briefing and discover what supports are available for you to grow your business.
We will have speakers advising on upskilling, apprenticeships and funding supports – how to apply, use and benefit from them.
There will be discussion panels with businesses who have successfully used these platforms describing their journey to success and answering questions about the process.

Session 1 - Empowering your employees through upskilling
Session 2 - Business funds, support and grants in the Midlands

This event is free, registration is required: Register @ Eventbrite – http://bit.ly/Funding4Growth

Agenda:


07:45 -08:25 Registration/Networking
08:25 -08:30 Welcome
08:30 -08:45 Future proofing your business Claire McGee, Senior Innovation & Education Policy Executive, Ibec
Session 1 Empowering your employee through upskilling
08:45-08:55 Career development through Skillnet Dave Flynn, Executive Director, Skillnet Ireland
08:55-09:05 The Springboard+ upskilling initiative Dr Vivienne Patterson, Head of Skills, Engagement and Statistics, HEA
09:05-09.15 Next Generation Apprenticeships SOLAS
09:15-09:35 Panel Discussion “Innovative ways to attract and retain talent in the Midlands”
Session 2 Business funds, support and grants in the Midlands
09:40-09:50 Enterprise Ireland Funding supports
Mark Atterbury, Regional Development Executive, Midlands, Enterprise Ireland
09:50-10:00 IDA Funding Supports IDA Midlands
10:00-10:10 LEO funding experience Enterprise Development Officer
10:10-10:20 European Space Agency -ESA Space Solutions Centre & Growth of the Irish Space Sector.
10:20-10:30 R&D and Innovation Supports Dr Noel Gately, Center Manager, Applied Polymer Technologies (APT), Athlone I.T.
10:30-10:50 Panel Discussion “Achieving competitive advantage through funding supports”

Attached is the full Agenda

Irish Medtech Skillnet is co-funded by Skillnet Ireland and member companies. Skillnet Ireland is funded from the National Training Fund through the Department of Education and Skills. For further information please visit www.skillnetireland.ie

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Funding Initiatives for Growth Achieving success as a business in the midlands

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