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GLEAM Presents: Funding and Support for Innovation in Manufacturing

Join us at The Bridge for tips on getting funding and support to grow your business and facilitate manufacturing projects in Lincolnshire!


08:30 – 09:00: Arrival and Breakfast

09:00 – 09:10: Welcome and Introduction to the Bridge by Matthew Thornton, Commercial Manager- The Bridge

09:10 – 09:40: Business Lincolnshire and Made Smarter Support for Manufacturers by Harry Haslam and Trevor Durant – Business Lincolnshire & Chris Owens – Made Smarter

09:40 – 10:00: Support for Manufacturers from the Banking Sector by Garry Wilkinson, Manufacturing Specialist – NatWest

10:00 – 10:20: Coffee and Networking

10:20 – 10:40: R&D Tax Credits by Julia Clarke, Tax Director – Wright Vigar

10:40 – 11:00: National Grant Funding for Manufacturing by Stephen Morris, Knowledge Transfer Manager- Innovate UK

11:00 – 11:20: Regional Support for Innovative Manufacturing by Ian Evley, Innovation and Growth Specialist- Innovate UK

11:20 – 12:00: Wrap up and Tour of facilities at The Bridge