Funding for Innovation Workshop

Date & Time: 7th June 2016 – 9.30am – 12pm

Location: University of Chester, Thornton Science Park – Pool Lane, Chester, CH2 4NU

Cost: FREE

Event Overview

This event will introduce funding mechanisms available from Innovate UK and the European Commission for companies to accelerate the development of innovative technologies. The presenters will also give an overview of support for companies seeking to apply for funding and attendees will have the opportunity to explore the ingredients of a good application. After the event, the presenters will be available for short one-to-one discussions.


09:30 – 10:00          Coffee and registration

10:00 – 10:10          Welcome and introduction to the objectives of the event

10:10 – 10:30           Overview of Innovate UK and KTN (Jonathan Abra)

10:30 – 10:50           Introduction to European opportunities – H2020 and EEN (Andrew North)

10:50 – 11:10           Q & A, comfort break

11:10 – 11:40           Improve your bid-writing (Andrew and Jonathan)

11:40 – 12:00         Can you spot a good submission? Learning-by-doing exercise

Event Organiser

University of Chester

Event Booking

In order to register for the event please click on the link here.