Upcoming Workshops in June for University of Brighton's Green Growth Platform - Book now!

Published: 15 May 2019

June Workshops: 

1st:

4th June - Clean Growth Innovation Two Day Workshop

Clean Growth Innovation is the development of any new and improved product, process, business model or service that reduces your impact on the environment.

This free Two Day Workshop will give you insight into what the opportunities are in your business, and how to implement them.

Run by the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform, Clean Growth UK’s South East Hub, in partnership with Sussex Chamber of Commerce and co-funded by the LoCASE programme.

You’ll cover…

  • Energy saving and generation
  • Process automation
  • Clean and green new product and service innovation
  • Supply chain management
  • Business energy and productivity auditing
  • Staff engagement and business strategy

When?

4 June 2019 and 2 July 2019, 09.30 – 16.30, (two full days)

Where?

Barnsgate Manor, Herons Ghyll, East Sussex, TN22 4DB

How much?

Free

Who’s it for?

This workshop is focused on developing clean and green business innovation. It’s for any SME leader in any sector who wants to do things differently and is developing new clean and green products, services or processes.

Anything else?

There’s ample parking, refreshments and pastries will be waiting for you on arrival, and lunch is provided.

Find out more and Register to attend the event here: www.clean-growth.uk/clean-growth-innovation-workshop/

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2nd Workshop:

19th June - Profitnet Taster Workshop

Profitnet connects business leaders with their peers in a series of confidential, personalised monthly meetings and masterclasses over 12 months. It helps leaders overcome challenges and connect with others who know exactly what it’s like to run a business.

Developed by the University of Brighton’s Centre for Change, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management, over a thousand business leaders have taken part and it’s been proven to increase innovation and drive business growth.

This free taster workshop is run by the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform, Clean Growth UK’s South East Hub.

You will…

  • Find out exactly what goes on inside a Profitnet group
  • Hear from leaders who have used the programme to take their business to the next level
  • Take part in a facilitated session to give you a flavour of how Profitnet could benefit your business.

When?

19 June 2019, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm

Where?

Brighton and Hove Albion’s Amex Community Stadium

How much?

FREE

Who’s it for?

This year’s Profitnet programme is focused on accelerating the commercialisation of clean and green business innovation. It’s for any SME leader in any sector actively working on a clean and green innovation, i.e. developing a new product, service, process or business model that improves environmental performance.

Anything else?

There’s ample parking, and tea, coffee and pastries will be waiting for you on arrival.

Find out more and register to attend the event here: www.clean-growth.uk/profitnet-taster-workshop/

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3rd Workshop

20th June - Business Model Canvas Workshop

Your business model is your roadmap to making profit.

At this workshop you’ll learn about the famous Business Model Canvas. Developed by Swiss business model guru Alexander Osterwalder and management Information Systems professor Yves Pigneur, it identifies the nine building blocks of business.

You’ll master how to develop a clearly laid out business model, so that you can easily describe it to your employees, stakeholders or potential investors.

This Workshop is run by the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform, Clean Growth UK’s South East Hub.

You’ll cover:

  • What your value proposition is
  • Who your customers are and how and where to communicate with them
  • Revenue streams and cost structure
  • The key resources, activities and partners to drive your growth

When?

20 June 2019, 9.30am – 17.00

Where?

Varley Park, Brighton, BN1 9EN

How much?

£150

Who’s it for?

This workshop is focused on developing clean and green business innovation. It’s for any SME leader in any sector who wants to do things differently and is developing new clean and green products, services or processes.

Anything else?

There’s ample parking, refreshments and pastries will be waiting for you on arrival, and lunch is provided.

Find out more and Register to attend the event here: www.clean-growth.uk/business-model-canvas-workshop/

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4th Workshop:

25th June: New Product Development Workshop

So what are the key steps to follow when developing a new product or service? This workshop will help you understand the path you need to follow to make an idea happen.

You’ll cover the range of activities and business decisions involved when a company is developing a new product or a new service.

The day will be facilitated by the University of Brighton’s Business School – Centre of Change, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management.

This Workshop is run by the University of Brighton’s Green Growth Platform, Clean Growth UK’s South East Hub.

You’ll cover:

  • How to develop a mature approach to new product or service development
  • The critical issues involved in the various stages of new product development
  • Maximising your chances of success to ensure return on investment.

When?

25 June 2019, 9:30 – 16:30

Where?

Varley Park, Brighton, BN1 9EN

How much?

£150

Who’s it for?

This workshop is focused on developing clean and green business innovation. It’s for any SME leader in any sector who wants to do things differently and is developing new clean and green products, services or processes.

Anything else?

Refreshments and pastries will be waiting for you on arrival, and lunch is provided.

Find out more and Register to attend the event here: www.clean-growth.uk/new-product-development-workshop/

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