East of England International (EEI) in conjunction with EnviroTech would like to invite you to a one day seminar to introduce new initiatives to help environmental companies in the region.
Thursday 16th April 2009
Imperial War Museum, Duxford
The programme will provide networking opportunities with like minded individuals and the chance to have one to one meetings with sector experts.
At this event you will:
* Hear an introduction to EEI’s new three year programme, backed by £300,000 of European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) called Envirotrade. The programme will provide high level strategic direction from world class consultants, to help environmental companies in the East export into new territories.* View EnviroTechs Environmental Solutions DVD, which features companies and ideas tackling an array of environmental problems.
* Receive a preliminary insight into the proposed UKTI National Low Carbon Strategy entitled ‘Taking Low Carbon Mainstream’.* Find out about i10’s successful funding bid of £192,000 to help regional businesses go low carbon, with their ground breaking '£1k low carbon voucher scheme'.
* Have the opportunity to have one to one meetings with East of England International, EnviroTech, UKCEED, Environment East, i10, EEEGR, UEA and the centre for Sustainable Engineering.
* Hear from industry experts on various topics including the environmental goods and services sector – what it is, what the market size is like, what the opportunities are in the region.
For further information about this event including the agenda and to reserve your place please visit www.eei-online.comCosts £25 including networking buffet. Spaces are limited so please book early.