BUSINESS INNOVATION WORKSHOPS
The Business Innovation Workshops are run on three specific topics by leading academics from Aston University and Birmingham City University. The workshops are funded by the European Regional Development Fund and therefore free to the participating company. On completion of min 2 workshops delegates will receive a prestigious “Managing Innovation in Business” Certificate.
Strategy and Leadership for Innovation
This workshop is designed to help SMEs build their strategic leadership capacity and enhance the cultural and structural effectiveness of their organisation for innovation. The workshop is designed around 3 pillars:
Pillar 1: Generating ideas, identifying and exploiting opportunities
Pillar 2: Formulating an appropriate strategic position and business model
Pillar 3: Setting up organisational mechanisms and culture that support innovation
Location and Parking
Birmingham City University (BCU) - The Curzon Building: 4 Cardigan Street Birmingham B4 7BD
There is a multi-storey car park owned and managed by Birmingham City Council situated adjacent to Millennium Point. The car park can be accessed via Jennens Road and Millennium Point is clearly signposted from all main routes into the city – simply follow the brown tourist signs. The nearest motorways are the M6, M5 and M42. NB. If using sat nav please use the following postcode- B4 7AP. The multi-storey car park has a height restriction of 2.1m (6’10”).
Tel: +44 (0)121 331 5000
• It is advised that companies attend each workshop just once.
• All Business Innovation Workshops start 9:30am and finish at 5pm. Lunch and refreshments are provided.
The value of this workshop series is around £3,000. Therefore if you are unable to attend please let us know 48 hours prior to the workshop. A member of the team will then contact you to advise on other workshop opportunities.