- UNIVERSITY / INDUSTRY COLLABORATION OPPORTUNITIES
- SMALL GRANT SCHEME AND INVESTMENT SUPPORT
The University of Bath has been awarded £1.5 million from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) to deliver start-up, scale-up, open innovation and investment support to grow innovative businesses in the West of England. We at Invest in Bath have contributed funding to the programme as a project partner.
The UK is set to leave the EU imminently. Leaving the EU means your business may need to prepare for change.
Delivering a deal negotiated with the EU remains the government’s top priority. With an implementation period until December 2020, this would give businesses stability, certainty and time to prepare for our new relationship after EU Exit.
However, the government must plan for every possible outcome including no deal. Without a deal, businesses may need to take action before 29 March 2019.
The Sustainable Technologies Business Acceleration Hub (STBAH) offers bespoke business support and coaching to help innovative companies in the West of England achieve their potential. The support is FREE and funded by the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF).
Early stage businesses or companies seeing high growth operating in the advanced engineering sector are being invited to apply for a fully funded 2-day growth workshop, which will take place at the Engine Shed in Bristol on Thursday 7th and Friday 8th March 2019.
SETsquared Bath companies increase investment again in 2018
2018 saw another incredible year for SETsquared Bath member companies, with a total investment raise of £15m made up of private investment and grant funding. Following their annual survey of members they have announced that in 2018;
The Digital Innovation Business Acceleration Hub (DBAH) offers bespoke business support and coaching to help innovative companies in the West of England achieve their potential. The enterprise team at SETsquared Bath, who run the programme, have confirmed details of a 2-day interactive growth workshop on Thursday 7th and Friday 8th February 2019 at the Hilton Double Tree Hotel in Bristol City Centre.