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Understanding the power of innovation: from Innovate Local

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Very Light Rail National Innovation Centre, Dudley DY1 4AW
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West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has partnered with Innovate UK to hold an Innovate Local event in the West Midlands on Tuesday 12 March. The event will feature funding masterclasses and innovation accelerator sessions.

At the free half-day Innovate Local event attendees will be able to listen to keynote speeches from Innovate UK and WMCA, as well as attend panel sessions with local businesses.

It takes place at the Very Light Rail Innovation Centre in Dudley.

The agenda covers how to:

  • Drive business growth – learn how innovation can lead to increased profitability, market share and customer loyalty
  • Boost competitiveness – discover how staying ahead of industry trends and embracing innovation can give your business a competitive edge
  • Foster resilience – in today’s ever-changing business landscape, innovation is a key driver of adaptability and long-term success.

Who should attend?

The event is aimed at businesses based in and around the West Midlands. It has been designed to help you understand the power of innovation and its practical applications, regardless of whether your business is a small start-up or an established enterprise.

Why attend?

Attendees will have the chance to:

  • Connect with innovation experts and potential collaborators
  • Discover the opportunities and incentives for ambitious innovators and businesses in the region
  • Network with like-minded professionals from the West Midlands thriving business community.
  • Take your next practical step towards transforming your business through innovation.

To see the full agenda for the day and to register please visit the Innovate UK website.

Find out about WMCA by visiting https://www.wmca.org.uk.

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