Events

Sep
21
Thu

The Cambridge B2B Exhibition – 21st September

Cambridge’s biggest B2B networking event, The Cambridge B2B Exhibition, gives you unrivalled promotional opportunities for your business within the Cambridge business community.

Whether your company exhibits or you’re a visitor to The Cambridge B2B Exhibition, you will benefit from being one of over 100 companies that come together in a grand marquee in the grounds of Cambridge Quy Mill Hotel and Spa.

You are invited on the day to celebrate business, showcase products and services, gain business contacts and discuss new ideas and opportunities.

Taking place on Thursday 21 September...

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Sep
21
Thu

Venturefest East 2017 – 21st September

Venturefest East LogoFrom cutting-edge technology, digital health, Agri-Tech, automation, through to photonics and game development to name a few, Venturefest East is set to bring the sharpest innovators, investors and entrepreneurs together under one roof for a feature packed one-day event celebrating the very best of innovative thinking in the East.

The event will address issues specifically related to building a business in today’s fast moving market and highlight the type of support and funding currently available. Working with our sponsors and partners, including Innovate UK and the Knowledge Transfer...

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Sep
25
Mon

Are your customers’ needs for multi-channel communications being met? – 25th September

Hexagon Logo

Providing insights from a recent Hexagon international customer survey alongside recent Adis case studies, this Bubble Room event will illustrate how high quality, tailored and relevant content, combined with digital/technology-based delivery, can optimize the impact of multi-channel communications throughout the brand lifecycle continuum.

This specialist event will interest medical affairs and commercial colleagues involved in speciality care brands looking to engage with key stakeholders through taking a more integrated multi-channel medical communications approach.

Full event details here.


Sep
26
Tue

GoNetworking Duxford September 2017 – 26th September

Go NetworkingGoNetworking Duxford is a networking event held monthly at The Officers’ Mess Business Centre.

For business professionals, networking is a key activity that is not only fun, but critical to personal growth and business development. We at Mantle Business Centres recognise the importance of making connections. When you attend one of our networking events, you are not just gaining exposure to the people in the room with you. You are building connections with their network too.

Tickets are just £15, which includes breakfast.

For clients of Mantle Business Centres, the event is free of charge,...

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Sep
26
Tue

Global Business Network – 26th September

Moller Centre Logo GlobalAn informal networking event for exporters, international service providers and those interested in accessing new markets overseas.

Whether you are already involved in international trade or considering expanding into new markets, Global Business Network offers a unique informal environment to share experience and expertise.

• Learn more about markets and successful strategies by talking to other exporters
• Form relevant connections across the globe
• Hear the latest initiatives and meet those that can help to support your international trade activities
• Obtain export...

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Sep
27
Wed

FREE Workshop: Accounting and Finance for Entrepreneurs – 27th Sept

Watermill LogoSmall businesses and startups are invited to a FREE workshop that Watermill Accounting is hosting from 10 – 12.00 on 27th September 2017 at the Future Business Centre, Cambridge.

The workshop – Accounting and Finance for Entrepreneurs will bring companies up to speed with the latest information on:

  • R&D Tax Credits – could you claim?
  • Financial Statements
  • Auto-enrolment for Pensions
  • VAT – should you register?
  • Ltd status vs Sole Trader – which is the best for you?

Free breakfast is provided and there is also a chance to network.  Some comments from previous attendees are listed...

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Sep
27
Wed

Making an Impact as a Non-Executive Director – 27th Sept

Moller Centre LogoThis one-day programme explores the transition from CEO and senior executive roles to Non-Executive directorships. We will help you understand the different contribution you can make as a Non-Executive and how to maximise your impact and effectiveness.

How to catalyse great outcomes through your board level contribution.

The most effective Non-Executive directors understand that a balance of hard-headedness and sensitivity is necessary to support and challenge company executives. They recognise that good relationships and effective communication, as well as independence of mind, are key to...

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Sep
27
Wed

FUTURE FORTY – Emerging Technology Hackathon Series #2 Autonomous vehicles – 27th September

Hilson Moran LogoHilson Moran invite you to join them for the second in the series of ‘Emerging Technology Hackathons’ on autonomous vehicles.

Forty people from the industry are invited to imagine the future of design and construction.

In teams you will have 2 hours to discuss, envision and present your ideas on how autonomous vehicles and other emerging technologies might resolve the transport and infrastructure issues in Cambridge now and in the next 40 years.

Come along with a pen and an open mind – drinks and pizza will be served.

Judging Panel:
Chris Birch – Head of Sustainability, Hilson...

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Sep
28
Thu

Breakfast Event: Innovation Matters – 28th September

Enterprise Europe Network logoEnterprise Europe Network East is delighted to present a unique series of breakfast events in partnership with Anglia Ruskin University, to help businesses to innovate, internationalise, support and protect their business to grow.

It offers the opportunity to attend three individual two hour breakfasts on subjects that will help your business to succeed at The MedBIC, Chelmsford. Presented by one of our Enterprise Europe Network Innovation Advisers, each event gives practical advice and offers support.

The first in the series is Innovation Matters on the Thursday 28th September 2017....

Full event details here.


Sep
28
Thu

Wired Security Event – 28th September

WIRED LogoWIRED Security returns to London for its second year, with 20 new industry-leading speakers, plus an exciting selection of startups and growth-stage companies working in the fields of software, intelligence and security services.

From DDoS attacks to data manipulation, new cybersecurity regulations to organised fraud, businesses and consumers alike are faced with ever greater levels of security threats. Hackers are getting more and more innovative, and it is more important than ever that security professionals and business leaders understand what the latest trends and developments are to...

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Sep
28
Thu

Breakfast Networking: Funding for Innovative SMEs – 28th September

Cambridge NetworkAre you an innovative SME seeking better understanding of R&D support and funding?  You are invited to an interactive seminar on funding for growth and innovation, including R&D tax credits, innovation loans and other support available.

This fast-paced seminar brings together experts in the fields of commercial, grant and IP leveraged funding, to talk about valuable funding mechanisms that innovative SMEs can use to fuel their innovation activities.

Speakers include Jumpstart, GCGP and JA Kemp with one more to be confirmed very soon. Our speakers offer different aspects of funding for...

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Sep
28
Thu

Breakfast Networking: Funding for Innovative SMEs – 28th September

Cambridge NetworkAre you an innovative SME seeking better understanding of R&D support and funding? Join Cambridge Network for an interactive seminar on funding for growth and innovation, including R&D tax credits, innovation loans and other support available.

This fast-paced seminar brings together experts in the fields of commercial, grant and IP leveraged funding, to talk about valuable funding mechanisms that innovative SMEs can use to fuel their innovation activities.

Speakers include Jumpstart, GCGP and JA Kemp. Our speakers offer different aspects of funding for your business, and will provide an...

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Sep
29
Fri

Cambridge Network Recruitment Event – 29th September

Cambridge NetworkIf you are a job seeker looking for a new opportunity, make sure that you put this date in the diary!

The Cambridge Network, Recruitment Event 2017 is perfect for jobseekers or candidates looking to network with local businesses. This event will be a mix of companies showcasing their job vacancies from exhibition stands and workshops.

This will be a must attend event for job seekers who are looking to engage face to face with local employers. The event is being sponsored by PA Consultants, who will be available on the day and looking to speak with potential candidates about their...

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Oct
03
Tue

MENTA Trade Fair 2017 – 3rd October

The MENTA Trade Fair takes place on Tuesday 3rd October 12noon until 6pm at The Apex, in Bury St Edmunds.

Over 100 businesses will be exhibiting their products and services to over 600 visitors at the trade fair. With great business to business networking opportunities too, it is an event not to be missed.

2017 sees the return of Brunch Means Business supported by Invest In Suffolk and will feature a very special guest with a Suffolk link. (Early booking is recommended)

There will also be a variety of workshops throughout the day for delegates to attend.

A drinks reception hosted...

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Oct
03
Tue

Cambridge New Therapeutics Forum (CamNTF): October Meeting – 3rd October

CamNTF-logoSafety is a key driver of attrition during drug development, and this could be improved with greater fundamental understanding of the drivers influencing how humans respond to medicines.

As a fundamental investigative science, medicines safety also offers fascinating opportunities to understand complex biological control processes, when homeostatic mechanisms are experimentally disrupted. In some cases, unintended pharmacological effects have themselves been found to have direct clinical application.

The Cambridge Alliance on Medicines Safety is a pre-competitive research partnership...

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Oct
10
Tue

Cambridge Safari Networking Breakfast – 10th October

Chamber of CommerceThis Business Breakfast event gives you the opportunity to meet new business connections through popular safari networking. The relaxed but structured format offers guests the opportunity to move around the room and form connections with new business contacts from a wide range of industry sectors.

What is Safari Networking?
You will move around three different tables, taking two minutes at each one to make those initial introductions with everyone and explain what sets your business apart from its competitors. For the tables you don’t meet on your circuit, there is time for additional...

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Oct
10
Tue

Leadership Seminar – Immunotherapies: Hype, Hope and Reality – 10th October

One NucleusRecent years have seen major advances in our understanding of complex disease mechanisms and the molecular engineering tools that allowed the concept of immunotherapy to become a reality.

A range of biotechs emerged with a variety of therapeutic approaches raising interest in the investor and pharma communities as potential providers of breakthrough therapies tacking the 21st Century healthcare challenges.

It is now starting to deliver for patients with a recent example of the approval of Keytruda, but success must be balanced with the many challenges left whether regarding understanding...

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Oct
12
Thu

An LSCC Event: A Hyper-Connected Region – 12th October

LSCC LogoAt a time when we’re demanding more from digital connectivity than ever before, it’s crucial to cater for our future digital needs proactively. The UK Innovation Corridor, including Peterborough, Cambridge, Essex, Hertfordshire and London, has the ability to become one of the most significant hyper-connected regions of the world. But to achieve this we need to think bigger, better and collaboratively.

In this spirit the LSCC is holding an event titled A Hyper-Connected Region, where the UK Innovation Corridor will come together, showcase current digital connectivity initiatives and...

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Oct
16
Mon

NIHR Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre Public Open Evening – 16th October

Cambridge UniversityFind out about the health research that is happening at Cambridge University Hospitals in partnership with the University of Cambridge.

This evening will showcase the pioneering health research being developed in Cambridge for patients and the NHS and we hope you will join us.

The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Cambridge Biomedical Research Centre (BRC) is a £114m collaboration between Cambridge University Hospitals (CUH) and the University of Cambridge. Helping to accelerate healthcare innovation by providing infrastructure for academics to work alongside clinicians at...

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Oct
17
Tue

IoD Digital Strategy Summit 2017 – 17th October

IoD LogoBusinesses are going mobile and personal like never before and with access to previously undreamt of global audiences, business leaders need to digitise their cultures and supercharge their digital strategies to compete.

To help navigate this digital jungle the IoD’s Digital Strategy Summit will gather together some of the most dynamic digital brains currently leading innovation in this sector who together will ensure you leave both inspired and with a clear plan of action.

About the conference
Through social media and the sharing economy, the revolution in mobility brought by...

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Oct
17
Tue

Inside the Minds of Business Leaders 2017: Cambridge – 17th October

Price Bailey LogoFollowing the success of last years inaugural event, UK top 30 accounting firm Price Bailey and leading market research agency Ipsos MORI will offer a complimentary evening with fresh perspectives on the future of owner managed businesses.

Once again, the event brings together senior business leaders and renowned business experts with valuable insights to share.

Combining the results of our extensive research with their own experiences, our panel of experts will discuss the latest economic and political developments, and consider what businesses like yours can expect from the UK and...

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Oct
23
Mon

Discovering Start-Ups Competition – 23rd October

Calling All UK and European Technology Start Up Companies and Entrepreneurs

8th Discovering Start-Ups Competition 2017

Are you a start-up, early stage company or entrepreneur working in the field of technology?
Want to get noticed and pitch your idea to an elite panel of industry leaders and potential investors?

Enter the 8th Discovering Start-Ups competition NOW.

The selected 10 finalists will pitch their ideas, technologies and innovative products to an elite judging panel of business leaders from GoogleBTDeloitte UKSamsungLondon Business AngelsBarclaysWayra, and many...

Full event details here.


Oct
31
Tue

SVC2Cambridge: Masterclasses – 31st October

Cambridge WirelessIn partnership with Cambridge Wireless, The Cambridge Science Park is home to our Cambridge Masterclass events this year where a line-up of inspirational speakers from Silicon Valley will address topics taking over the world of technology. They will offer advice and tips for starting a business, financing a business and proven business models for scaling a business.

The lineup of wonderful speakers will include:

Karen Appleton Page, Apple

Karen Page is on the US Enterprise team, heading Strategic Partnerships (IBM, SAP, Deloitte) Channel and Industries, as well as the Mobility Partner...

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Nov
01
Wed

Advanced Engineering 2017: Start-ups invited to apply for innovation zone space – 1st-2nd November

Magna LogoAre you a start-up, SME or research organisation looking to showcase your innovations and forge new relationships? Magna is sponsoring an innovation zone at The UK’s largest annual gathering of advanced engineering professionals at where 13,000 visitors will participate.

Featured in a prime location within Advanced Engineering 2017, Enabling Innovation is designed to showcase the next generation of exciting new technologies. It provides start-ups and researchers with a unique opportunity to showcase their innovations in front of potential investors and customers, across all engineering...

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Nov
02
Thu

15th Anniversary HVM Conference Expo Cambridge – 2nd-3rd November

CIR LogoNobel prizewinners, CEOs, Secretaries of State for business, and senior executives have spoken and led this prestigious long-running series since 2002, when the HVM Report was founded. This year we celebrate 15 years and discuss how productivity gains can be achieved with new technology and processes.

Nobel prizewinners, CEOs, Secretaries of State for business, and senior executives have spoken and led this prestigious long-running series since 2002, when the HVM Report was founded.

This year we celebrate 15 years and discuss how productivity gains can be achieved through methods...

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Nov
09
Thu

Exporter Bootcamp – 9th November

Calling all exporters, both new and established!

Back by popular demand this is the second year running for Exporter Bootcamp, and it’s back to show you how you can steer your future export success with this fast paced workshop. Throughout the day you will be introduced to a number of export essentials and have the opportunity to hear from market leading experts.

Entrepreneurs never stand still and despite the uncertain environment you will want your business to realise its full potential. There has never been a better time to start exporting or to enter into new markets, to take...

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Nov
09
Thu

Virtual Networks SIG: ‘The Time is Ripe for Innovations’ – 9th November

Cambridge WirelessSDN and NFV are proliferating as key technologies for 5G with standards maturing and test deployments increasing. Is this the time to expose some of the innovations we can expect to be enabled by all this technology?

This SIG event will explore not only what those innovations could be but also what are their drivers, their main markets as well as the new benefits and opportunities that they will open up. The event will utilize a combined format of presentations, innovation pitches and discussions that brings together audiences wanting an overview of this space as well as a deeper dive in...

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Nov
09
Thu

Introduction to Small Business Energy Efficiency & Funding: Cambridge – 9th November

City Council LogoAre you a small or young business looking to reduce your energy consumption, reduce your costs, and improve your reputation?

Please join Cambridge City Council for breakfast and receive energy efficiency training from a Carbon Trust expert and explore some of the initiatives on offer that provide funded support and capital which aim to develop and grow your business.

Fully funded energy efficiency training session
The breakfast will kick off at 08:00 for an 08:30 start. You’ll first hear about the low-to-no cost energy management, heating and lighting measures that you can implement...

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Nov
18
Sat

CambsNotspotter Hackathon Event – 18th Nov

#CambsNotspotterHack

You. Your laptop. One day.

Cambridge Ahead have been running the #CambsNotspotter campaign since March 2016 and have generated millions of data points across a 25-mile radius of the centre of Cambridge.

This data identifies areas of good and poor mobile coverage, by operator and by network.

And that’s where you come in…

What can you create that will enable better mobile connectivity in Cambridgeshire? We want you to be part of #CambsNotspotterHack – a hackathon on Saturday 18th November 2017.

We have two primary objectives: –

  1. Idea generation for how to improve...

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Nov
28
Tue

PHG Foundation Annual Conference, Healthy futures: genomics and beyond – 28th Nov

PHG LogoScientific innovation and social change are driving us rapidly towards a future where personalised healthcare is the norm. What will this future look like and how will we get there?

As we celebrate our 20th anniversary, the PHG Foundation’s annual conference will explore exciting new opportunities arising from genomics and the more distant prospects ahead. As we move beyond genomics to integrate other innovative technologies for healthcare, join us in examining the practical and policy challenges of delivering a healthier future.

Speakers include

  • Dr Robert C. Green –...

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Dec
04
Mon

Innovation Forum 2017: Leaders Conference – 4th-5th December

Global Innovation ForumWorld-Leading Conference to Link Early-Stage Ventures with Investment and Support Industry-Academic Partnerships to drive Innovation across Healthcare.

You are invited to attend the 4th ‘Innovation Forum 2017 – Leaders Conference’ (#IFLC2017), to be held on the 4th and 5th December 2017 in Oxford, United Kingdom.

On the 4-5 December, this global conference will bring together over 400 delegates from the healthcare, biotechnology and life science sectors: Academics, start-ups, early stage ventures, SMEs, large pharmaceutical companies, prominent investors and top innovators.

CEOs,...

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Dec
14
Thu

Genesis 2017 – 14th December

From Bio-Innovation to Health and Wealth Delivery in Tomorrow’s World.Genesis+OneNucleus

Genesis 2017 will build on the previous 16 years of experience in assembling a forum where industry executives, investors, academic researchers, policymakers and the expert advisers can exchange and debate their collective insight in order to provide true thought leadership for the sector, themselves and their stakeholders. Our ability to investigate the biological processes linked to ill health is combining with our ability to collect, combine and interrogate ever increasing and complex data sets to enable...

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