On Wednesday 17 April, Jacobs will be holding a conference at Aston Business School on “Success Stories Emerging from the Period of Austerity”. Jacobs are a long standing client and partner of Aston Business School, and this will be the sixth annual conference that they will have hosted at Aston University.
The conference will focus on ways in which government, LEPs and business are collaborating to drive growth and investment. Past conferences have proven to be highly informative and stimulating events, with excellent networking opportunities.
Welcome Professor Nigel Driffield, Interim Executive Dean, Aston Business SchoolThe Greater Birmingham Project
City Deals, Local Enterprise Partnerships & Local Transport Boards Richard Perry, DfT Northern Engagement TeamCommon themes & contrasts from phase 1 and the progress of phase 2
Energy Sector John Hatton, Alpheon Energy& Robert Ryan, Viridor Latest initiatives on funding, efficiencies, savings and income streams
Infrastructure Funding Sources Nicola Palmer, Arcus Infrastructure & George Gillespie, Coventry + Warwickshire LEP Board MemberWhat funders are looking for…..
Servitisation Professor Tim Baines, Aston UniversityMade-to-serve; understanding what it takes to compete through servitization and product-service systems
Overview Bob Duff, Group Vice President, Jacobs
If you would like to attend, please register your interest with Tanya Lomas, Aston Business School Centre for Executive Development, email@example.com