Scaling the Edge

15 December 2021, WEBINAR

Join our free webinar to learn how your business can benefit from being involved in the new Scaling the Edge programme funded by Innovate UK

About this event

Join us for an overview of the Innovate UK Scaling the Edge Programme which aims to help existing businesses accelerate product and process innovations using the market leading Strategyzer Toolkit to rapidly validate and iterate their new ideas with the market.

Together with Queen’s University Belfast and Helix Hub, Innovate UK have developed an innovative training approach which encourages rapid business strategy development and dramatically de-risks new product/market exploration through a data driven digital testing methodology.

With over 20+ years’ experience supporting high growth and established businesses, we are uniquely positioned to provide UK businesses with the required tools, skillsets and training to accelerate ambitious ideas into real-world solutions and products.

Join our webinar to find out more about this 10-12-week programme which aims to enable UK based businesses to innovate faster, maintain a competitive position in global markets and increase productivity during and following Brexit and the COVID-19 pandemic.

Rough Agenda for the day is as follows:

14:00 - Introduction and Welcome - Nikesh Mistry - Gambica

14:05 - What is the Scaling the Edge Programme? - Kerri Crossey - Queens University Belfast

- Kerri will provide a general overview of the programme and what it entails

14:15 - The motivation behind the programme - Colin Cooper - Innovate UK

- Colin will talk about why Innovate UK see the need for the support offered by Scaling the Edge for UK businesses and their motivation for developing/funding the programme

14:25 - What can you expect? - Shane Meerhan - Helix Hub

- Shane will give an intro Helix Hub and what businesses can expect in terms of coaching support

14:35 - Scaling the Edge Alumni - Vighnesh Daas

- An alumnus from the Scaling the Edge programme will then talk about how the programme benefited their business

14:45 - Q&A

15:00 - Close