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OPEN INNOVATION PROGRAMME
Tuesday, 29 May 2012 from 09:00 to 17:00 (BST)
Coventry, United Kingdom
Open Innovation Programme with Coventry University Enterprises Ltd and The Business Growth Works
PROGRAMME COST IS GRANT FUNDED AND REGISTRATION IS VIA THIS SITE ONLY
Tuesday 29th May 2012 for one day, followed by one day 1:1 direct assistance in your business
1 - To link you with customers
2 - To link you with suppliers
3 - To link you with partners
4 - To link you with investors
THE FREE EVENT
WHEN: Tuesday 29th MAY 2012, 9am to 5pm.
WHERE: The Alan Higgs Centre, Coventry
WHAT: Open innovation seminar with lunch, for businesses in the following sectors -
- Digital Media
- Assistive Technology
- Niche Vehicles
- Suppliers, investors, partners involved with any of the above
WHY: Learn how to increase sales and profits, improve your technology, products and services by collaborating with other firms looking to do the same.
HOW: Through structured, relevant training from successful business executives, and with opportunities to meet potential partners from the 120 SMEs attending on the day.
COST: FREE OF CHARGE to qualifying SMEs invited via this site exclusively by Coventry University Enterprises or the Business Growth Works. Follow-up 1:1 sessions also fully funded, and subject to suitability criteria being met.
WHY THIS OI PROGRAMME?
Open Innovation courses at MIT, Harvard Business School, Oxford, or even the Open University can cost you £10,000 and more.
This programme is also expensive, but grant-funded and free to you if you are the owner, CEO or a director of an SME. The follow-on programme with 1:1 direct assistance is also free if your enterprise is within a qualifying sector.
There are no catches or hidden fees, and this is an EU-funded initiative to encourage Open Innovation in UK SMEs.
It provides a great way for your business to bust out of the recession and into new markets, by collaborating with others to mutual benefit.
Imagine having all the new customers you ever need.
Imagine working with all the top suppliers in your industry.
Imagine forming JVs with the right companies, right now.
Imagine reducing your costs and increasing your profits
IMAGINE NO MORE.
Using Open Innovation strategies, all this is possible.
FURTHER INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION
All registration is through this Eventbrite site by clicking REGISTER at the top of this page.
To contact the organisers directly click here or call Jon Cooper on 07973 184 654
When & Where
Coventry University Enterprises and The Business Growth Works
The Open Innovation Programme is provided by Coventry University Enterprises Ltd in association with The Business Growth Works, a consortium of UK entrepreneurs dedicated to creating and sustaining success in British SMEs