LLEP Event: Funding Your Future Innovations

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  • Location IGEM House Meeting & Conference Centre, 28 High Street, Kegworth, DE74 2DA

A workshop highlighting the funding and support available to help you design, innovate or carry out R&D – ideal for companies who generate their own technology

  • Do you want to develop new or improved products and services, or new processes and capabilities?
  • Do you need funding to support innovation in your business?
  • Do you need design support for your new product ideas?

This workshop is being organised by Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership (LLEP).  It is ideal for technology driven companies, of any size and sector, who generate their own technology. It will cover some of many ways that local SMEs can obtain support for future innovations - including support from The iNet.  


7:30-8:00       Registration, networking & Breakfast
8:00-8:10       Introduction and context
8:10-8:30       Guest Speaker – Innovation Design – Bluefrog Design
8:30-9:20       Funding Opportunities/Sources/Support – TBAT/LLEP Business Gateway
9:20-9:40       SING and PACE ERDF support and grant funding - iNet at Loughborough University
9:40-10.00     Q&A, Networking and close


Bluefrog Design Ltd

Will talk about how they have helped clients with funding options to support and develop their ideas.

TBAT and LLEP Business Gateway

The workshop will also cover R&D Tax Credits - Businesses (20 employees plus) from any sector could be eligible to apply including sub-contract machining and fabricators, software, construction, logistics and distribution, creative industries, low carbon, manufacturing (textiles, food & drink, etc) and engineering based (automotive, aerospace etc).

Places are limited and booking is essential.  Maximum 2 delegates per company.

If you have any questions please contact bizgateway@llep.org.uk or call 0116 4542924.

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