“Anything you can do to keep your own boat rocking will be crucial in these uncertain times… It’s programmes like this which spread the word of innovation so that Cornwall can really prosper”. – Kim Conchie, CEO of the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce
Originally formed as an outlet for innovative businesses to network and share knowledge about the latest disruptors for business, the group is now extending it’s offering to nurture a culture of innovation across the county.
As Kim Conchie, CEO of the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce, said at the last Cornwall Innovation Club breakfast event: “Anything you can do to keep your own boat rocking will be crucial in these uncertain times… It’s programmes like this which spread the word of innovation so that Cornwall can really prosper”.
The club facilitates bi-monthly networking breakfasts which will feature inspirational guest speakers, covering a wide variety of innovation topics from a number of industry sectors. These mornings are designed to inspire ideas and will also create the opportunity to mix with other influential business leaders – encouraging partnership and collaboration between Cornish businesses.
The next Cornwall Innovation Club breakfast will be taking place on 14thMarch at Tregenna Castle from 8am. Guests are invited to enjoy their morning coffee whilst networking with other forward thinking businesses. Attendees will also have the opportunity to help a local Cornish business, by getting involved in some real-world consumer research with the Cornish Seaweed Bath Company, and explore ‘the Power of Market Research’ with Robert Rush of PFA Research, who will be discussing best practice and DIY research for SMEs.
The new Cornwall Innovation Club membership offers member businesses a number of benefits, including exclusive networking opportunities and first release tickets to ATI’s ‘Innovation for Business… Making Change for Tomorrow’ event. In addition to this, club members will also receive the Cornwall Innovation Club membership logo for their website, to demonstrate championing a culture of innovation and innovative ethos within their business.