Solace East of England Branch Seminar 'Open for Business'


24 Jan 2014


Hertfordshire Development Centre at Robertson House
6 Six Hills Way, Stevenage




Solace Members: £25.00 per person (including VAT)
Non-Members: £40.00 (including VAT).


The theme for the seminar is 'Open for Business' with speakers from the Federation of Small Businesses; private business sector - Home Retail Group; Department for Business Innovation & Skills – Better Regulation Delivery Office (BRDO) and National Apprenticeship Service.

The morning will cover:

Overview of Government’s agenda to Growth, Prosperity and Protection; 
How local authorities can work better with business; 
Perspectives of small and large businesses; 
Better and smarter regulation; 
Skills and apprenticeships.

We are delighted to confirm that our speakers will be:

Maxine Aldred, Development Manager for the Federation of Small Businesses
Paul Downhill, Consumer Affairs Manager of Home Retail Group (Argos, Homebase and Habitat)
Sarah Smith, Director, BRDO
Helen Buckingham, Programme Manager, BRDO
Cathryn Henry, Employer Account Manager, National Apprenticeship Service

The seminar will start at 9.30am and conclude around 1pm with lunch.


Click here to download the registration form.

Once you have downloaded and completed the form, pleae return it to, or by post to Solace, PO Box 199, Pontefract, WF8 1WT. We will then register your place and send your invoice to you.