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The LCR 4.0 team host regular events to offer practical advice for your business, allowing you to access fully funded support on digital themes tailored to your business. While also offering you the opportunity to network with a range of like-minded companies.

There are no planned events at this time, please check again soon.

Past events

Project: LCR4.0 Start 19 November 2020

Smart Data North

10am - 11:30am Sensor City is running its third smart cities event with a focus on Data and Cyber Security. The topics of data and cybersecurity are ever more relevant as the world and cities in which we live have had to adapt to a more digitally reliant way of working. This online event will include presentations and Q&A opportunities covering the risks of digital transformation and connected devices, data science and smart city applications as well as safeguarding controls for data integration and sharing.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 16 November 2020

How your business can use the Kickstart Scheme

The government has introduced a new Kickstart Scheme in Great Britain, a £2 billion fund to create hundreds of thousands of high-quality 6-month work placements aimed at those aged 16 to 24 who are on Universal Credit and are deemed to be at risk of long term unemployment.

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 5 November 2020

3 steps to unlock investment and skills in robotics and automation

Join DHL, VEC and hosts Northern Automotive Alliance in this 'ask us anything' session as the drive to remain fit in a digital age.

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14 October 2020

Halton’s Science & Manufacturing Cluster – Surviving the New Normal

This event is specifically to support the manufacturing sector. Organisations actively involved in Science & Manufacturing are encouraged to come to this free and informative event. Agenda 9.00 am - Registration 9.15 am - Introduction & Welcome to Halton's Science & Manufacturing Cluster 9.20 am - Surviving the New Normal 9:40 am - Update on the Governments latest position 10:00 am - Breakout Room Discussion & Networking 10.15 am - Feedback to the Group 10:30 am - Meeting close For more information about this network click here or ring 0333 358 3480

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Project: LCR4.0 Start 8 October 2020

Digital Manufacturing Business Pitch Event

Sci-Tech Daresbury, LCR4 START, and Made Smarter UK will be co-hosting a virtual business pitching event for companies operating in the digital manufacturing sector.

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7 October 2020

Manufacturing Britains Recovery

(By Invitation) How can manufacturing lead Britain’s post-coronavirus economic recovery? Interactive High-Level Panel Discussion - David Wafer, Institute of Directors Liverpool - Paula Basnett, CEO, Wirral Chamber of Commerce - David Millar, MD, Heap & Partners The coronavirus crisis is set to challenge British business in ways not seen for 100 years. The global economic turmoil is set to put a huge strain on businesses, livelihoods, and public finances. UK plc is set to rely on its manufacturers more than ever before to lead it back to health. Join some of Britain’s top experts in exploring how manufacturing can lead Britain’s post-coronavirus economic recovery.

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