About this Event
Join us at Ashton Gate Stadium (Sports Bar) on Thursday 10th February 4pm-6pm for a chance to network with suppliers and training providers across the region and find out more about how your business can benefit from the local opportunities available through Modern Methods of Construction (MMC).
4.00pm-4.10pm: Welcome & Introductions
4.10pm-4.25pm: Refreshments & Networking
4.25pm-4.55pm: Guest speakers
4.55pm-5.45pm: Breakout sessions
5.45pm-6.00pm: Refreshments & Networking
6.00pm - Event ends
Please note - This event is part of the Workforce for the Future programme, delivered by Building Growth South West in partnership with Bristol Housing Festival and MOBIE on behalf of the West of England Combined Authority. For more information on Workforce for the Future, please contact the West of England Growth Hub.
This is scheduled to be an in person event. However, with current Covid restrictions, we are keeping a keen eye on whether this needs to pivot to an online event. We will keep you updated and will let you know on the location e.g. in person or online well in advance.
Who are Building Growth South West?
Building Growth South West is delivering Workforce for the Future support on behalf of the West of England Combined Authority in collaboration with Bristol Housing Festival, MOBIE and other regional partners. Our mission is to support Construction SMEs across the West of England through funded MMC and offsite construction training. The Building Growth South West programme will offer:
- Opportunities to learn new skills and techniques
- Developing commercial relationships with offsite construction suppliers and providers
- Funded training and support to secure long-term jobs in the MMC sector
About Workforce for the Future
The West of England Workforce for the Future programme has received £4m of funding from the European Social Fund as part of the 2014-2020 European Structural and Investment Funds Growth Programme in England. The Department for Work and Pensions (and in London the intermediate body Greater London Authority) is the Managing Authority for the England European Social Fund programme. Established by the European Union, the European Social Fund helps local areas stimulate their economic development by investing in projects which will support skills development, employment and job creation, social inclusion and local community regenerations.
For more information visit https://www.gov.uk/european-growth-funding.
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
Ashton Gate Stadium, Ashton Road, Bristol, United Kingdom