* *

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

2016 D2N2 Business Breakfasts

11 October, 2016, 8:30 am - 10:00 am

The D2N2 LEP will run six free Business Breakfasts in October and November, in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire. The annual events are run to update businesses on work to grow jobs and the economy across Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire by D2N2; the private sector-led partnership of business, local authorities, higher and further education providers, community and voluntary services, and other organisations.

Each event features a main speaker representing the D2N2 LEP – including Chief Executive David Ralph or Chair Peter Richardson – and senior LEP officers speaking on its activities; including:

  • a strategy to lever the best economic advantage from a proposed HS2 line through Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire
  • European funding of projects to stimulate business and jobs growth
  • skills and employment development
  • funding of infrastructure vital to the area’s economic growth
  • D2N2 Growth Hub activities to help small and medium-sized enterprises
  • work to engage business in environmental activities.

The free Business Breakfasts will also each feature a guest business speaker from the area where they are being held, talking about their experiences and companies, and what help they believe business needs from regional and central bodies to flourish. There will also be a short video shown giving an overview of recent D2N2 activities.

Guest Business Speaker – Kavita Oberoi OBE, entrepreneur and businesswoman, owner of Oberoi Consulting and the Oberoi Business Hub in Derby; and a TV business expert who has appeared on Channel 4’s The Secret Millionaire and the BBC’s The Apprentice:You’re Fired.

A D2N2 speaker will also give an update on the LEP’s funding of major projects to build the area’s economic infrastructure.


11 October, 2016
8:30 am - 10:00 am


D2N2 Local Enterprise Partnership


Derby Silk Mill
Silk Mill Lane
Derby, DE1 3AF United Kingdom
+ Google Map


Subscribe to our newsletter

Sign up to receive useful facts and information on finance and grants, business, property and skills (* indicates required field)




Upcoming Events


EMCC: Brexit readiness conference

Understand the latest implications of Brexit on your business and develop strategies for how to respond. FREE event, 8:30-11:30am, Summit Centre, Kirkby-in-Ashfield.

See More >