Helping businesses in the South West

Cornwall Business Week

12th- 16th May Cornwall Business Week

Come and see us on Tuesday 13th May at Finance Cornwall in Newquay, hosted by Francis Clark.

Time: 08:00 to 14:00

RSVP Date: Mon, 05/05/2014

Location: Lighthouse Cinema, King Street, Newquay, TR7 1AA
Event Info: 
Francis Clark are hosting a seminar which brings together people representing the funding and support  streams potentially available to SMEs. This is the 7th annual staging of this event which has become an integral part of ‘Cornwall Business Week’.

The event is relevant to Owner Managers looking to find a way through, what may appear at times to be, a “funding maze”.

Key features:

  • Presentations and participation from major providers of business funding and support
  • Case studies
  • Targeted sessions dedicated to “Early Stage” and “Developed” business
  • Short/sharp presentations by funders to assist the Owner/Manager in ascertaining whether a funding stream is right for them
  • Networking opportunities for Owner/Managers to ask ‘one-to-one’ questions
  • Introductory presentations on regional and national context and importance of SMEs, including a video presentation by the current Minister of Business and Skills
  • Coverage of grants, debt and equity
  • A reminder of many established funds ‘open for business’

This event is free to attend, places are limited to two representatives per business and will be available on first come first served basis.

Find out more and register here.

Start Up Cornwall is taking place in the afternoon of the event and will focus on support available for Start Up businesses.

Date: Tue, 13/05/2014

Time: 14:00 to 16:00
RSVP Date: Mon, 05/05/2014
Location: The Lighthouse Cinema Newquay
 
Event Info: 
This event will be of interest if:

  • You are looking to start a business in Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly?
  • You are unsure of where to go for help and support?
  • You want to hear from businesses who have “been there and done it”?
  • You are interested to hear about ‘tax’ and other necessary challenges of setting up in business

Come along to our informative afternoon event providing you with all you need to know about the financial and business support available here in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

The event will include presentations from funders, business support providers and fledgling businesses, sharing their own experiences of getting started, as well as networking opportunities, all aimed at helping you take a step in the right direction.

The event is specifically aimed at those of you looking to start, or who have recently started, a business in Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly.

Find out more and register here.

Cornwall Business Fair takes place on Wednesday 14th May at the Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre.

Hosted by Cornwall Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Get Set For Growth and The Health & Wellbeing Innovation Centre, Cornwall Business Fair 2014 will take place on Wednesday 14 May. Well-known, respected business leaders will share their insights in a series of free events.  Tickets are available to book now. Be quick as tickets are limited and always sell out before the event.

A range of Cornish businesses will also be exhibiting throughout the day between 10am and 4pm and will be available for you to talk to. Look out for SWIG on Stand 16.