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NTU Enabling Innovation: Access to innovation funding

13 October, 2017, 10:30 am - 3:00 pm

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Three sessions providing delegates with essential information on upcoming funding opportunities, R&D Tax Credits and how the University works with SMEs.  All this to help local companies achieve their goals for new product and service development.

What’s included?

Nottingham Trent invites you to join us for a workshop on ways of funding your innovation projects, including:-

  • Introducing a strategy for innovation in businesses
  • Industry experts on R&D tax credits
  • Upcoming funding opportunities
    The Knowledge Transfer Network (KTN) will spell out funding opportunities for SMEs.  And also deliver a case study of previous SME success with the KTN and Innovate UK.
  • Local businesses will share their experiences of working with similar projects.
  • NTU’s Research Grant Capture Team (RGCT) will outline their roles and they can work to further support SMEs


  • 10.30 – Registration
  • 11.00 – Welcome & Introduction: The Nottingham Business School – Introducing a strategy for innovation in businesses
  • 11.30 – Session 1: R&D Tax credits
  • 12.30 – 13.00 – Networking & Lunch
  • 13.00 – Session 2:  Knowledge Transfer Network and Innovate UK
  • 14.45 – Session 3: Working with NTU
  • 15.00 – Opportunities for SMEs to discuss support further and event close

Further information and registration

Delegates are welcome to join us from 10.30 am with sessions taking place from 11 am to 3 pm.  There will also be plenty of opportunity for networking with lunch and refreshments provided throughout the event.

While this event is free to attend, attendees must register in advance.  Since this is a FREE event, demand for places is bound to be high.  So don’t delay, register today.  If you would like any further information about this event before booking your place, please email the organiser.

In order to attend this event you must be eligible for support from the Enabling Innovation Programme, which supports SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire.

Enabling Innovation is a three-year collaboration between Nottingham Trent University, the University of Nottingham, and the University of Derby to support SMEs in Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire to innovate. It is part-funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).

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13 October, 2017
10:30 am - 3:00 pm


Nottingham Trent University


Park Plaza Nottingham
41 Maid Marian Way
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire NG1 6JD United Kingdom
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0844 415 6730


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