Access to finance for Innovative SMEs

Focus areas: Space, Health, Energy and Cleantech

16 October 2019 | 9am – 5:30pm
Science and Technologies Facilities Council, Rutherford Appleton Lab, Pickavance Theatre, Harwell, OX11 0QX


Join the Science & Technology Facilities Council (STFC) and  Cambridge Cleantech in collaboration with Oxfordshire Greentech for an incisive and informative day on the key issue of access to finance for SMEs, as part of the Innovation Support for Business (ISfB) ERDF programme.

Focused on innovators from across the Space, Health, Energy and Cleantech  sectors, the event is held at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory on the Harwell Campus, bringing together innovative SMEs, investors and academics.

The day will start with a range of experienced investors including business angels, corporate investors and public sector grants specialists, followed by dynamic pitches from local SMEs looking for future investment. In the afternoon there will be a range of inspiring speakers exploring the top tips for applying for funding and an interactive business-2-business networking session.

See the full agenda here.