The Alliance of Sector Skills Councils

East of England

East of England contact: Bob Blake

T: 07834 868969 



European Regional Development Fund

Do you know about the variety of support available to small to medium business (SME) based in Essex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Cambridgeshire, Bedfordshire or Hertfordshire? In these difficult times the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) is investing £90 million into our region to support SMEs via a range of programmes, which could be of direct benefit to your business. From resource audits, grants and innovation support to collaborative projects with universities, ERDF has the potential to make a real difference to your business
Dates for  2012
7 February Cranfield University, Bedfordshire  7.30 am registration
23 February  Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford  7.30 am registration
6 March Anglia Ruskin University, Cambridge  3.30 pm registration
18 April University of East Anglia, Norwich 3.30 pm registration
16 May  Bedford College, Bedford 7.30m registration
Attendance is FREE but booking is required. Session will last 2½ hours and contain a series of briefings on each of the ERDF-funded project that can assist your business, followed by refreshments, networking and the opportunity for in depth discussions with individual projects.
To book on to one of the sessions or for any information on the events please get in contact; or phone 01245 683176



 East of England Sector Skills Agreement

Useful resources for the East of England:


Good Day
Enterprise Essentials