18:00 to 19:30 - lectures
Colin Russell Lecture on “Exporting”
Rana Tassabehji [UoB] Lecture “Crowd Funding”
Lorraine Lucas [UoB] “Ad:Venture project”.
Colin Russell, Member of the Institute of Export,
‘Growing your international business in an uncertain world’
Now perhaps more than ever, UK businesses need to consider reaching out to a range of international markets but how can you ensure your business can grow successfully overseas when there is so much change and uncertainty in the world? Colin Russell will provide practical tips on how to make the most of business opportunities around the world whilst at the same time identifying and managing the associated risks.
Dr Rana Tassabehji, Senior Lecturer in E-Commerce and Information Systems,
University of Bradford “Crowd Funding”
Crowd Source Funding, could this generate funds and interest for your business?
Lorraine Lucas, Head of Business Engagement and Corporate Programmes University of Bradford “Ad:venture Project”.
AD:VENTURE , Supporting pre start, young and new business to grow in the Leeds City Region. Part funded by the European Regional Development Fund
19:30 to 20:15 - refreshments
Baxter Story Coffee and Cakes in the FoML Atrium for delegates to network