Trafford Park Business Network looks forward to a keynote speech from Doug Ward who is a significant shareholder of one of the fastest growing internet service providers in the country, Telcom.io along with having co-founded one of Manchester's main tech start up co-working spaces, SpaceportX.com along with advisor to Tech City UK which reports straight into no.10 Downing Street.
On behalf of Trafford Growth Board, Trafford Council and GM Chamber of Commerce we are pleased to invite businesses in Trafford Park to attend the Trafford Park Business Network meeting, at Emirates Old Trafford, Talbot Road, Stretford, M32 0TH on 23rd May 2017. The event starts at 8am for an 8.30am start.
8.00–8.30: Registration and refreshments
8.30–8.35: Welcome from Trafford Economic Partnership (Chris Fletcher)
8.35-8.40: LCCC - Presentation
8.40–8.50: Guest Speaker – Growth Hub – Digital Programme Manager
8.50-9.10: Doug Ward -
- Keynote speech “Challenges for how Manchester becomes a top 5 European tech start up destination”.
9.10-9.15: Apadmi, Trafford park
9.15-9.20: Nick Howard, Studio Manager, Nettl, Trafford Park
9.20-9.30: Questions to the digital panel
9.30–9.40: Selling your business slot - 10 x 60 second pitches
9.40–9.45: Round-up and Close – Chris Fletcher
There are over 1,000 businesses and 35,000 employees in Trafford Park. How many of these are you currently doing businesses with?
This free breakfast networking event will offer the opportunity for businesses located in Trafford Park to:
- Meet and build relationships with your neighbours
- Develop local inter-trading and supply chain opportunities with other Trafford Park businesses
- Visit a range of exhibition stands providing information about the latest business support and funding opportunities
- Hear about key project or developments affecting Trafford Park
*Please note - this event is only open to businesses located on Trafford Park.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
All businesses attending this event must be located in Trafford Park. Contact details, including business address, will be requested upon booking.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
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Trafford Economic Partnership
Trafford Economic Partnership brings together key public and private sector stakeholders (including Trafford Council, Manchester Growth Company, GM Chamber of Commerce and key private sector stakeholders), tasked with "stimulating a growing and dynamic local economy to benefit Trafford's residents and businesses".
The Board's remit is to set the strategic direction for the effective delivery of economic growth initatives and programmes in Trafford.