Conference in Tullamore to provide expert advice

Small and medium size enterprises that want to expand can avail of expert advice and learn from the experience of others at an event in Tullamore next week.

The StartUp Europe Week & Enterprise Europe Network – information Event Monday takes place on Monday, February 1 next 2 -5 pm in the Tullamore Court Hotel.

A number 2.15pm Orla Martin, Head of Enterprise, Local Enterprise Office Offaly, will talk about Local Enterprise Offices and the Local Authorities and how they can help your business.

At 2.40pm Denis Duggan, Senior Regional Development Executive, Enterprise Ireland Enterprise Ireland will outline what supports available to develop your business.

At 3 pm Laois entrepreneur Helen Gee, G's Gourmet Jam wil outline here experience.

There will also be a talk on the Enterprise Europe Network to help businesses learn about how the network could benefit and grow your business and how it may help you to start exporting. PJ O'Reilly, Regional Manager, H2020, EEN, TT & Licencing, Enterprise Ireland will speak on this topic.

Enterprise Europe Network user Susan Hayes Culleton, The Positive Economist, will give a further case study.

There will be a Q&A and networking opportunity before the event finishes at 5 pm. The event is free of charge but booking is essential, on www.localenterprise.ie/offaly