9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Plymouth Science Park
1 Davy Rd
Staying competitive in an evolving world requires the latest insight and skills to ensure your business is agile at responding rapidly to innovation and growth opportunities
This one-day workshop provides a solid introduction to the tools and techniques being used by modern entrepreneurs to develop an effective high growth business model.
Learn how to evaluate your business model, turn ideas for new products/services into revenue streams and explore access to funding.
Who should attend?
Ambitious senior leadership teams who seek to grow their business and innovate internationally.
What will you learn?
Run by our team of specialists, the workshop covers four key areas.
Learn why it is important that you understand what your business can offer and how it sets it apart from the competition.
Identify what you are providing to your customers and why.
Identify makes you relevant, differentiated and credible?
Understand the IP process necessary to add the value of IP to your balance sheet and show you how to use it to protect your business.
Learn why it is important to protect yourself from others wanting to steal your ideas and brand.
Access to Finance:
an approach to understand and evaluate your financial needs
consider how the amount of funding required can be reduced
understand the different funding types
explore what returns/price is required by various providers
show you how best to present your case to financiers thereby maximising your chances of succeeding in fundraising
Access to Funding:
Learn about the various UK and EU research, development and innovation funding opportunities via Innovate UK, the UK’s innovation agency and Horizon 2020 (Europe’s largest ever framework funding programme for research and innovation projects).
A step-by-step guide through the different funds available
Advice on how to access the various funds, eligibility
Tips on what makes a good application.