The Innovation Development Programme has been specifically designed for senior decision makers of Cumbria based SMEs. This six month peer-network programme will give delegates the space to explore emerging trends and the opportunities for innovation in their businesses.
The fourth and final cohort we will bring together SMEs from across the food and drink supply chain from production and manufacturing to warehousing, logistics and waste, with a view to creative opportunities for collaborative innovations.
Next programme start: January 2020
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An Overnight Experiential over two days (one night) to build relationships with your peer group
Monthly, sector focused half-day workshops and masterclasses
An interactive group challenge to identify and maximise opportunities across the food and drink landscape in Cumbria
Access to Masterclasses delivered by inspirational, world-class speakers
A final residential (one night) to consolidate learning and put ideas into action
How will it benefit you?
Gain insights into the challenges and opportunities identifies by future trends
Learn the tools, techniques and approaches to implement innovation in your business
Develop long-term relationships with like-minded businesses
Access to Lancaster University expertise to aid with progression of your ideas
Who will deliver it?
The Innovation Development Programme is delivered by Lancaster University Management School.
This programme is fully funded, and available to European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) eligible businesses.