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Innovation in Growing Cities


Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM (BST)

Innovation in Growing Cities

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Growing Cities- Innovating Jobs 10:00- 13:30 Ended Free  

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Innovation in Growing Cities
ThinkTank - Birmingham Science Museum, Thursday 24th October 2013


Join us at this major innovation event in Birmingham to explore the central theme of social innovation in growing cities.

The event will provide Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) and other organisations with the practical tools to grow jobs effectively.

The morning will consist of presentations and conversations exploring innovating growth in jobs. The event will include presentations and discussions by:

  • Sir Albert Bore, Leader, Birmingham City Council
  • David Frost, Chair of the LEP Network
  • Geoff Mulgan, Chief Executive, Nesta
  • Dr Ann Limb, OBE DL, Chair, South East Midlands Local Enterprise Partnership
  • Paul Miller, Founder of Gavurin Software

You will also hear from the UK’s Top Job’s Innovators including:

Kersten England, Nesta Trustee and Chief Executive of York City Council will close the event.

We will also be hosting an Open Data Energy and Environment Challenge Definition Workshop following this event in the afternoon from 14.30- 17.00 , places are limited but to register please sign up here

Have questions about Innovation in Growing Cities? Contact Nesta

When & Where

Think Tank, Birmingham Science Museum
Millennium Point
Curzon St
B4 7XG Birmingham
United Kingdom

Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 1:30 PM (BST)

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Nesta is the UK's innovation foundation. We help people and organisations bring great ideas to life. We do this by providing investments and grants and mobilising research, networks and skills. We are an independent charity and our work is enabled by an endowment from the National Lottery. Nesta is a registered charity in England and Wales 1144091 and Scotland SC042833. For more information, please visit: http://www.nesta.org.uk/about-us

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