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UWSP takes leading role in major festival

The Coventry and Warwickshire Business Festival is coming to the area this November – and the University of Warwick Science Park is leading on two key events, while there is also an opportunity to Meet the University of Warwick.

The events are listed below:

Meet the University of Warwick

Did you know that the University of Warwick works with, and supports, a wide range of businesses in Warwickshire and beyond? If you’re looking to develop your business, the University of Warwick can help.

When: Monday 20th November, midday until 4pm

Book: https://cwbusinessfestival.ticketleap.com/meet-the-university-of-warwick/dates/Nov-20-2017_at_1200PM

Raising Finance for your Business

Businesses looking to grow will usually need to raise finance to enable that growth. This free seminar for SMEs will offer you the opportunity to hear from a panel of local specialists about the different funding options available for different types of businesses; understand more about grant funding options and how to apply, as well as to learn more about equity and crowd funding options.

When: Tuesday 21st November, 9.30am until 1.00pm

Book: https://cwbusinessfestival.ticketleap.com/raising-finance-for-your-business/details

Procurement Awareness for your Business

This session is an opportunity for businesses across Coventry and Warwickshire to hear more about how they can access procurement opportunities across the region through public bodies and other local companies.

When: Tuesday 21st November, 1.30pm until 4pm

Book: https://cwbusinessfestival.ticketleap.com/procurement-awareness-for-your-business/dates/Nov-21-2017_at_0130PM

How to Access Facilities, Knowledge and Support from the University of Warwick

Come and find out how the Warwick Manufacturing Group, Departments of Chemistry, Physics, Engineering and the School of Life Sciences at the University of Warwick can help you to develop your product and get access to state-of-the-art equipment, knowledge and support. In addition, you will learn more about collaboration opportunities and joint funding available.

When: Wednesday 29th November, 11.30am until 2:00pm

Book: https://cwbusinessfestival.ticketleap.com/how-to-access-facilities-knowledge-and-support-from-the-univers/details

Aside from the Business Festival there are a series of key events taking place around the region that are of potential interest to companies.

They include the Coventry and Warwickshire Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Economic Conference – which will feature a speech by West Midlands Mayor Andy Street.

WMG Bearing & Lubrication Reliability Masterclass

This course will provide you with a thorough introduction and overview of the theory, principles, practical and managerial application and organisational benefits of Reliability-centred Maintenance (RCM), Predictive Maintenance (PdM), Condition Based Maintenance (CBM), Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) and Condition Monitoring (CM) applied to bearing and lubrication technology.

When: Tuesday 21st November to Thursday 23rd November

Book: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/bearing-lubrication-reliability-masterclass-tickets-36485475038