The University of Wolverhampton
Events and seminars

Events and seminars

Events and seminars

The university has a number of events and seminars designed to help businesses start, grow or learn new skills.

Take a look below at what's coming up at the University of Wolverhampton.

March 2015

Business Start-up Seminar

Date: 10 March 2015

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm

Venue: New Sandwell Enterprise Hub, West Bromwich Central

Book: Click here to register your place

This seminar is designed to assist people set up and run a successful new venture. It will cover a variety of aspects involved with setting up a new business, including:

  • Business planning
  • Finance
  • Taxation

Aimed at individuals thinking of or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival. 



April 2015

Business Start-up Seminar

Date: Tuesday 14th April

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm

Venue: Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

Book: Click here to register your place

This seminar is designed to assist people set up and run a successful new venture. It will cover a variety of aspects involved with setting up a new business, including:

  • Business planning
  • Finance
  • Taxation

Aimed at individuals thinking of or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

 

May 2015

Business Start-up Seminar

Date:  Tuesday 5th May

Time: 10.00am - 1.00pm

Venue:

New Sandwell Enterprise Hub, West Bromwich Central Library, High Street, West Bromwich, B70 8DZ

 Book: Click here to register your place

This seminar is designed to assist people set up and run a successful new venture. It will cover a variety of aspects involved with setting up a new business, including:

  •  Business planning
  •  Finance
  •  Taxation

 Aimed at individuals thinking of or just starting a potential business, the seminar offers a structured approach to identifying opportunities, planning for success and ensuring a better chance of survival.

 

Budget Event March 2015

 

Budget Event, 2015

Date: 18th March 2015

Time: 12.00 to 3pm

Venue: Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

Book: Click here to register your place

 

Programme:

12.00 Tea /Coffee on arrival

12.30 Watch the Budget live

13.30 Buffet lunch in WBSC

14.00 Open Forum / Q&A with a panel of experts

 Share your thoughts on the budget.

Rail Supply Chain Special: Meet the buyer with Carillion Rail

Date: 26th March 2015

Time: 6.45am - 9am

Venue: Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, Glaisher Drive, Wolverhampton, WV10 9RT

Think Sandwell’s March breakfast meeting is being held in conjunction with The Black Country Growth Hub and it’s a must-attend for current and prospective suppliers to the UK rail and infrastructure sector.

Carillion’s buyers tell us they are particularly interested in meeting with all manufacturers of rail and construction related products, plus specialist subcontractors with skills in mechanical & electrical (M&E) fit-outs, including the following categories: Lighting, Switchgear, Fire prevention and alarms, Air handing and air conditioning, Ductwork, Cables and cable accessories, Civil, Rail Engineers and industry technologists.

During the breakfast meeting, you’ll be able to:

  • network with like-minded industry colleagues
  • gain valuable insight into opportunities within the rail supply chain
  • learn what major contractors look for from their suppliers.

To register for the event, please email stephen_massey@sandwell.gov.uk with your details.  If you would like to apply for a one-to-one meeting with the Carillion Rail team please ensure you express this in your email to Steve Massey.