The University of Wolverhampton
Events and seminars

Events, Workshops & Seminars

Events, Seminars and Workshops for Businesses in the West Midlands.

The University holds a wide range of events and seminars designed to help businesses start, grow and learn new skills.  Ranging from fully funded introductory new business start-up courses,  comprehensive mentoring programmes, networking opportunities and specialised areas such as Building Information Modelling (BIM), we aim to support and help grow businesses of all sizes.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

January 2017

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

17th January 2017

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Wyre Forest House, Finepoint Way, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 7WF

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

17th January 2017

6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, Coldnose Road, Hereford, HR2 6JS

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Marketing and Finance for Innovation

25th January 2017

09:30 am - 17:00 pm

Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, Wolverhampton Science Park, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

This workshop focuses on the importance of matching marketing strategy with opportunities in order to maximise chances of success; a method of ‘connecting’ what the SME can do to successfully win new business.

The workshop will also present the latest research on availability of business finance including traditional forms, innovation in funding including peer to peer and crowd funding, social lending and so forth.

Owners and employees of eligible SMEs are invited to attend FREE business innovation workshops as part of the Innovation Voucher programme which is part funded by ERDF.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

26th January 2017

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Telford Business Solutions Centre, SB Building, Telford Innovation Campus, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 9NN

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

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February 2017

 

Herefordshire Defence and Security Expo

1st February 2017

10:00 am - 16:30 pm

The Courtyard, Edgar Street, Hereford , HR4 9JR

The first Herefordshire showcase for the defence and security industries, and forum for military, security agencies and suppliers to identify common interests, solutions and opportunities.

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, as part of the University of Wolverhampton, are proud to be partnering with one of the UK’s leading law firms and defence and security solicitors, Harrison Clark Rickerbys, and with Hereford Enterprise Zone at Skylon Park (on behalf of the Marches Local Enterprise Partnership) to launch Herefordshire’s first ever Defence & Security Expo.

Cost: £50 ex VAT.  Group discounts apply. For a limited time period use discount code ‘HCR100’ in the shopping basket for FREE TICKETS.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

15th February 2017

10:00 am - 13:00 pm

Shrewsbury Growth Hub, The Shropshire Food Enterprise Centre, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, SY1 3TG 

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

Keep up-to-date with our tailored business events, advice and activities, sign up to our newsletter.

March 2017

Business Start-Up Seminar

1st March 2017

10:00 am - 13:00 pm

Wyre Forest House, Finepoint Way, Kidderminster, Worcestershire, DY11 7WF

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival. 

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Envisioning for Growth through Innovation

8th March 2017

09:30 am - 17:00 pm

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, Coldnose Road, Hereford, HR2 6JS

Businesses are exposed to lots of uncertainties in their environment. As well as the everyday internal challenges businesses face, external factors such as the state of the economy, rapid changes in technology or a turbulent political landscape can make it difficult for businesses to prepare a robust growth strategy for the future.

This workshop will give SMEs hands on tools to understand how to grow their business within the context of the environment around them; whether they’re looking to grow regionally, nationally or even internationally.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

8th March 2017

10:00 am - 13:00 pm

Shrewsbury Growth Hub, The Shropshire Food Enterprise Centre, Battlefield, Shrewsbury, SY1 3TG 

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

14th March 2017

10:00 am - 13:00 pm

West Midlands House, Gipsy Lane, Willenhall, West Midlands, WV13 2HA

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Business Start-Up Seminar

14th March 2017

10:30 am - 13:30 pm

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, Coldnose Road, Hereford, HR2 6JS 

Thinking of starting or just started a new business? We are pleased to invite you to a FREE business start-up seminar. The event will provide tailored help and support to individuals who want to set up and run their own successful new business.

Aimed at individuals thinking of, or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

There is no cost to attend but pre-registration is required.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

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Strategy and Leadership for Innovation

15th March 2017

09:30 am - 17:00 pm

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, Coldnose Road, Hereford, HR2 6JS

This workshop is designed to help SMEs build their strategic leadership capacity and enhance the cultural and structural effectiveness of their organisation for innovation.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

 

Marketing and Finance for Innovation

29th March 2017

09:30 am - 17:00 pm

Hereford Business Solutions Centre, Coldnose Road, Hereford, HR2 6JS

This workshop focuses on the importance of matching marketing strategy with opportunities in order to maximise chances of success; a method of ‘connecting’ what the SME can do to successfully win new business.

The workshop will also present the latest research on availability of business finance including traditional forms, innovation in funding including peer to peer and crowd funding, social lending and so forth.

Owners and employees of eligible SMEs are invited to attend FREE business innovation workshops as part of the Innovation Voucher programme which is part funded by ERDF.

For more information and booking visit here.

 

Keep up-to-date with our tailored business events, advice and activities, sign up to our newsletter.