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Black Country Technical Assistance Priority 3 Enhancing SMEs ERDF Workshop – 19/11/18


19 November 2018


13:00 – 15:00 preceded by lunch


Seminar Room, Wolverhampton Business Solutions Centre, Glaisher Dr, Wolverhampton, WV10 9TG See this document for travel directions by bus, train and car.


Black Country Technical Assistance supported by Sustainability West Midlands

The event

Applications are now open for the latest round of ERDF funding, with large amounts available in the West Midlands. The deadline for this round of ERDF funding closes on 23 November 2018. The Black Country Technical Assistance (BCTA) Team invite you to attend this workshop to find out more about the opportunity to apply for funding under Priority 3, Enhancing the Competitiveness of SMEs. The agenda will include:
  • An introduction to ERDF opportunities
  • An overview of regional context from Gary Dimmock, Outreach & Business Solutions Centres Director
  • Case studies of successful Priority 3 projects including:
    • Bob Harrington (City of Wolverhampton Council) on the Transformational GOLD project
    • Josie Kelly and Gary Lees from the RAISE Project
  • Priority 3 funding allocations
  • Key eligibility criteria and application routes
  • Next steps
This event is the third in a series of workshops BCTA are running on ERDF funding in the Black Country. This session follows a morning workshop on Priority 2, Enhancing Access to, and Quality of ICT. Please register separately for the afternoon session if you wish to attend. Additional workshops include: Please register separately for these sessions if you wish to attend.

Booking and further information

This a free to attend event, which will include refreshments. To book your place at the event, please email the Black Country Technical Assistance team. If you would like information on the other BCTA ERDF workshops please go to our events page. This event is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.

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