Member Events

November 2018

Business Breakfast

Tuesday 6th November @ 07:30 - 09:30

Join us for a complimentary Business Breakfast. Topics to include:  Feedback on key points from the Autumn Statement Brexit Implications Update MTD position with 6 months to go. Breakfast - 7:30 Registration 7:45 Breakfast 8:15 Start 9:30 Finish Tuesday 6th November - The Barnstaple Hotel Braunton Road, Barnstaple EX31 1LE Wednesday 7th November - The New Continental Hotel Millbay Road, Plymouth PL1 3LD Thursday 8th November - The RAMM Queen Sreet, Exeter EX4 3RX Lunch - 12:00 Registration 12:15 Start 13:15 Lunch 14:30 Finish Thursday…

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Developing Higher Level Skills for your Workforce

Tuesday 6th November @ 09:30 - 14:00
Plymouth Science Park, Derriford
Plymouth, Devon PL6 8BX United Kingdom

Free taster, advice and networking event for managers and employees. Tuesday 6 November, 9.30am - 2.00pm, Plymouth Science Park Do you want to attract and retain the best talent? Would you like to excel in leadership and staff development? Are you keen to work with universities and colleges but unsure whether what they offer will suit your business needs? City College Plymouth will be joining forces with the University of Plymouth and Plymouth College of Arts to organise this FREE…

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Free workshop for Devon businesses with Fab Lab Plymouth

Tuesday 6th November @ 09:30 - 14:00
Plymouth Science Park, Derriford
Plymouth, Devon PL6 8BX United Kingdom

Do you want a better understanding of how working with Fab Lab Plymouth could support your business or professional development? Plymouth College of Art and Fab Lab Plymouth are delivering a FREE workshop supporting employees and managers of Devon-based businesses on 6 November 2018. Fully funded by the European Social Fund, the session will focus on supporting your business’ growth and/or professional development through digital design and rapid manufacturing. Fab Lab Plymouth at Plymouth College of Art is a fully-equipped digital manufacturing laboratory that…

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ESRC Festival of Social Science 2018 Celebration

Tuesday 6th November @ 17:50 - 19:00
Roland Levinsky Building, University of Plymouth 
Plymouth, PL4 8AA United Kingdom

Join The University Of Plymouth to celebrate with our Social Scientists, who will be showcasing their current research and demonstrating how it is changing lives.  Our celebration kick-starts a week of events which are organised and hosted by our Social Science researchers to offer an insight into their work and an opportunity to get involved. Proceedings will be launched by Professor Jerry Roberts, our Deputy Vice-Chancellor for Research, providing an overview of social sciences at the University and providing an insight into its impact.…

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Job Centre Plus have a limited number of Employer Disability Awareness Training places for businesses within Devon and Cornwall

Monday 19th November @ 09:00 - 12:00
Larkbeare House, 1 Larkbeare Road
Exeter, EX2 4NG United Kingdom

This free training will cover: The impact of the Equality Act, How you can use Access to Work to support a Disabled Employee What are Reasonable Adjustments in the workplace, and Barriers in work for people with disabilities and health conditions. The training event is to be held at Larkbeare House in Exeter on Monday 19th November. The seminars last a maximum of 3 hours and can be delivered locally or even at your own premises if you prefer. If this…

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Bishop Fleming International Business Conference – November 2018

Tuesday 27th November @ 08:30 - 11:30
Sandy Park, Sandy Park Way
Exeter, Devon EX2 7NN United Kingdom

With the lure of international opportunity, and Brexit only months away, now is the time to explore how expanding your horizons overseas could take your business forward. Whether you are looking to exploit overseas markets, or structuring to manage Brexit, you need the expertise and connections to make this happen. We will be joined by speakers from the USA, Ireland and The Netherlands, who will be presenting on how to take advantage of these respective markets, whether for growth or…

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December 2018

Building Plymouth Summit 6

Tuesday 4th December @ 08:00 - 10:30
Plymouth Albion, 25 Damerel Close
Plymouth, PL1 4NE United Kingdom

Building Plymouth is a Council led partnership with local construction and built environment stakeholders’ that aims to link local people with jobs and apprenticeships, training and career opportunities. Working in close partnership with industry, training and education providers, schools, employment intermediaries and the local community, this innovative partnership aims to: increase the local availability of construction skills connect more people to employers enhance the image of the sector increase local awareness of careers in the sector The Building Plymouth initiative…

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Geospatial Technology In The Agri-Food Sector

Tuesday 4th December @ 09:30 - 16:00
St Austell Printing Company Ltd, St Austell Business Park
St Austell, PL25 4EJ United Kingdom

We invite farmers, agricultural service providers, government agencies, research institutes, data providers, digital businesses and others to engage in a one-day event to explore the opportunities for geospatial technology in the agri-food sector. Geolocation services, satellite communications and earth observation techniques have the potential to transform the way we grow, harvest and distribute food across the UK and around the world. Businesses will showcase their use of geospatial technologies and share their vision for how the agri-food sector could achieve…

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The Like Minds Ashburton Work-Hub Launch Party!

Friday 7th December @ 17:00 - 20:00
Like Minds, 56A East Street
Ashburton, TQ13 7AX United Kingdom

You're cordially invited for drinks and nibbles at the launch of Ashburton's first Work-Hub. In the New Year, we'll be running monthly business focussed events for local entrepreneurs and business owners. Desk space is now available on a monthly contract and an hourly "drop-in" rate at a hot-desk will also be available. Free tea & coffee and superfast broadband are included. There will also be monthly "digital business advice" sessions on Friday mornings on the last Friday of the month.…

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