Optimising Business Broadband Event
Thursday, 18 September 2014 from 08:30 to 11:30 (BST)
Ludlow, United Kingdom
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Whether you’re in engineering, architecture or software, digital companies grow 25% faster than their non-digital counterparts.
Could your business benefit from fibre-based broadband?
Yes: then this free event is for you
Attend the Optimising Business Broadband event and discover how your business can benefit from adopting fibre-based broadband.
Learn how, by embracing digital technologies, you can increase your business’s competitiveness and performance by opening up new markets and creating more efficient ways of working. The event sessions include:
The Secrets of Successful Social Media and other Digital Marketing
Social Media is rapidly becoming the key to finding new business and communicating with existing clients. It offers you the potential to connect with millions of prospective customers worldwide to develop your brand, manage customer relationships and sell your products and services. But to be successful, you need to do more than set up a Facebook account and send the occasional tweet, you need to utilise the secrets of social media success, which we will reveal at this event.
The Cloud: Improving Business Agility and Reducing IT Costs
“The Cloud” is a hot topic. It promises big advantages in terms of cost and flexibility when compared with having servers and other hardware on your premises. But sometimes it is difficult to get beyond the hype. This session strips away the jargon and provides a “no-nonsense” introduction to the Cloud from an SME perspective.
Unleashing Business Growth with Cloud-based Applications
More and more businesses are discovering that Cloud-based applications provide significant opportunities for business growth. Whether it is collaborating with colleagues and customers, enhancing internal productivity or facilitating national and international trade, the Cloud provides the ideal platform.
8.30am Registration and coffee
9.00am Welcome from your hosts
9.05am Intro to OBB & broadband rollout
9.15am The Secrets of Successful Social Media and other Digital Marketing
9.45am The Cloud: Improving Business Agility and Reducing IT Costs
10.15am Coffee break & networking
10.45am Improving Business Productivity with Cloud-based applications
11.10am What else is available through the OBB project
11.15am Q&A All speakers
To find out more...
Call: 01785 827600 and ask for the OBB team
When & Where
Winning Moves: Optimising Business Broadband
This event is funded by Shropshire and Staffordshire County Councils and the European Regional Development Fund. It is free to eligible small to medium size enterprises (SMEs) based in either of the two counties. To attend this event your business should be a SME , that is an enterprise which has fewer than 250 employees, your turnover should not exceed 50 million euro or your balance sheet should not be in excess of 43 million euro and no more than 25% of the enterprise should be owned by another organisation that is not itself an SME. If you need clarification on your SME status please email us at email@example.com