Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events & Workshops

InvestSefton events

Workshop Title: The Good Business Festival presents Family Fortunes, in partnership with InvestSefton

Date: 7th December 2021

Time: 5.00pm – 8.00pm

Location: Southport Market, King Street, Southport PR8 1LA

According to the Institute for Family Business, 87.6% of businesses in the UK are family businesses employing more than 14 million people, and making up more than 50% of the private sector workforce.

But does family business mean good business?

Join us on the 7th December for big discussions, networking and comedy hosted by award-winning comedian, Andrew Maxwell.

Register here 


Partner Events

Webinar Title: #GrowMySME Business Growth Bootcamp

Date: 29th November 2021 – 3rd December 2021

Time: All day

Liverpool Chamber are delighted to announce that our #GrowMySME Business Bootcamp will run from Monday 29 November-Friday 3 December 2021, providing your business with the knowledge, connections and insights needed to thrive in 2022.
The programme, which is fully funded by the European Regional Development Fund, starts with a high level review of your business from a Liverpool Chamber expert at a time to suit you, revealing areas of opportunity and those in need of development. A member of our team will also be on hand to identify members of the Liverpool Chamber network who could be valuable connections, and broker introductions to them.

The Bootcamp culminates with four webinars, delivered via Zoom by business experts on consecutive days from Monday 29 November to Thursday 2 December (9.30am), each around an hour long. Bootcamp delegates will also be invited to Liverpool Chamber’s Well Connected event on Friday 3 December (10am), to allow you develop valuable connections.

More details here 


Event Title: Additive Manufacturing Workshop – Expression of Interest

Date: 30th November 2021

Time: 10.00am – 3.30pm

Location: STFC Daresbury Laboratory, Keckwick Lane, Sci-Tech Daresbury WA4 4AD

An introduction to additive manufacturing – insights into CAD development and 3D printing.

This workshop will be delivered by the Science and Technology Facilities Council, as part of the ERDF funded LCR4 START programme. LCR4 START is an innovative initiative, supporting SME businesses to develop their digital strategy. They ask you to express your interest as attendees must meet the programme’s eligibility criteria.

Who can attend?

The workshop event is open for SMEs in the Liverpool City Region to learn more about the benefits of additive manufacturing.

Workshop sessions will cover the steps involved in rapid prototyping, including CAD development and 3D printing.

More details here 


Event Title: Construction – Liverpool City Region Training Group

Date: 30th November 2021 

Time: 10.00am – 1.30pm

Location: The Suites Hotel & Spa, Ribblers Lane, Knowsley L34 9HA

The Liverpool Region Training Group is holding an ‘open’ meeting for members, construction companies registered with the CITB and training providers supporting construction in the Liverpool Region.

Local Training Groups coordinate and support members in maximizing the funding available from the CITB. These routes are as follows:

1. Discounts with ATO training providers

2. Skills and Training Funding: up to £10,000

3. Funding news

4. Networking – Buffet

Register here 


Webinar Title: Connecting for Climate Change – Unleashing innovation post COP26: Resilient Places

Date: 1st December 2021

Time: 1.00pm – 2.00pm

KTN will be hosting a series of webinars in the wake of COP26, that will explore how we can work together to convert the agreements from the summit into reality.

How can we close the gap between Net Zero policy and Net Zero reality locally?

More details here 


Webinar Title: Unleash the power of your brand – it’s easy with What’s your purpose?

Date: 1st December 2021

Time: 4.30pm – 5.00pm

Brand strength is what makes the difference between success and failure. But building brand strength isn’t always easy… nor cheap, as it often involves months of expensive consultants.

Now it doesn’t have to. What’s your purpose? is the revolutionary new approach to building brand strength. Written by experts, this comprehensive, online, DIY brand development toolkit contains all you need to build a strong brand yourself.

So, if you’re looking to strengthen your brand, the hassle-free way then this webinar is for you.

It will explore:

  • Strong brands – what they are and why you need them
  • How to create your own professionally – demonstrating what ‘What’s your purpose?’ will deliver and how it works.

It could be the best 30 minutes you spend and it’s absolutely free.

More details here 


Webinar Title: Exporting: what you need to do to keep your goods moving

Date: 1st December 2021

Time: 9.45am – 10.45am

The webinar explains what actions you need to take to export goods from Great Britain to the EU and move goods between Great Britain and Northern Ireland. HMRC will provide a run-through of the key export processes – staged border controls, zero-rated VAT, customs declaration, using an intermediary as well as licences, certificates and authorisations that you’ll need.

More details here 


Webinar Title: Futureproof your Business – Preparing your business for a low carbon future

Date: 7th December 2021

Time: 9.30am – 12.30pm

With the current climate crisis and the governments targets for SME participation in the reduction of carbon emissions by half by 2030 and reach net zero by 2050, there has never been a more important time to futureproof your business for a low carbon economy.

Join LJMU and Eco-I North West for a FREE virtual workshop on how you can prepare your business for a low carbon future on Tuesday 7th December.

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