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Expert business advice and support available at Haverhill Research Park event




The EpiCentre at Haverhill Research Park is holding an all-day free business support exhibition and networking event on Wednesday, July 21, where young, entrepreneurial, and growing companies can come and seek advice from the experts.

This will be followed in the evening by the ever-popular Tech & Beer networking event with a top-class line-up of business speakers.

If a company needs funding support from various government and regional agencies or help with their business plan this the event to attend and will be open at The EpiCentre adjacent to the Spirit of Enterprise roundabout in Haverhill from 9.30 to 3.30pm.

The EpiCentre at Haverhill Research Park
The EpiCentre at Haverhill Research Park

The event is being held in accordance with Covid-safe guidelines by Oxford Innovation, the managers of The EpiCentre.

Exhibitors include the Suffolk Chamber of Commerce; New Anglia Growth Hub , Scale Up New Anglia and Peer to Peer Programme; Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Authority Growth Hub and Cambridge Norwich Tech Corridor, Innovate UK Edge, Cambridge Regional College, Keep+, MENTA. For tickets click here

The EpiCentre’s centre manager Kelly Boosey said: “As we prepare to get ‘back to business’ post-Covid, many people are not aware of the support available to them locally to help with recovery, growth and acceleration.

EpiCentre manager, Kelly Boosey. Submitted picture
EpiCentre manager, Kelly Boosey. Submitted picture

"This is what our July 21 event is all about and kicks off a series events that we will be holding throughout the year and in the autumn as part of the West Suffolk Business Festival.

“The EpiCentre plays a key role in supporting business in the East of England along with the flexible lab, office and event space we also offer FREE business support,” whether this be sign-posting to investment, 1-2-1 coaching or creating solid business plans and strategy,” added Kelly.

“This event is designed not only to demonstrate the strength of our own team and offering but also the infrastructure of business support that exists from the wider business network that can help build and reinforce this eco-system and help businesses with their own ambitions to strengthen and grow.”

The in-person Tech & Beer event kicks off at 5.30pm live from The EpiCentre – and for those joining remotely, who want to listen to the five inspiring speakers the virtual session starts online at 6.30pm. For tickets click here