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Enterprise for all - connecting education with the local economy

Real Ideas Organisation

Thursday, 20 November 2014 from 09:30 to 16:00 (GMT)

Enterprise for all - connecting education with the...

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Event Details

This unique conference will bring together schools and businesses in the south west to explore the links between the changing landscape for the economy and education.

The conference – part of Global Enterprise Week – will host a series of conversations, workshops and debates designed to bring leaders in education and business together for mutual benefit.

From enterprise education and real world learning, to skills shortages and workforce development, the conference will tackle some of the key issues for young people entering employment in the region.

It will also examine the changing business model of schools and the potential partnerships and investment opportunities that creates.


Arrival & Registration

09.30 – 10.00 


10.00                     Lindsey Hall, RIO

Key note speakers

10.15                     Jacqui Shaw, Director for Skills, Plymouth Chamber of Commerce

 10.35                     Martin Latham, Executive board of FASNA and former Executive Head Teacher

Coffee break


Panel debates

11.15                     Real world learning – Are young people in the south west ready for work?

12.00                     Economy and education – How do we develop mutually beneficial partnerships between businesses and schools?

Lunch and exhibition




  • City Deal Growth Hub
  • IFS University College
  • School Membership schemes


  • City Deal Growth Hub
  • Tavistock College, enterprise education
  • Plymstock School, Our Way

Closing remarks

14.45                Lindsey Hall, RIO

Hosted business networking

15.00 – 16.00   




Do you have questions about Enterprise for all - connecting education with the local economy? Contact Real Ideas Organisation

When & Where

Devonport Guildhall
Ker Street
PL1 4EL Plymouth
United Kingdom

Thursday, 20 November 2014 from 09:30 to 16:00 (GMT)

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Real Ideas Organisation

RIO is a social enterprise working with people, places and communities to make real change happen.

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