Global Entrepreneurship Week – Networking Opportunities



Global Entrepreneurship Week

Global Entrepreneurship week takes place from the 17-23 November 2013. As part of the celebration there are a number of events taking places across the Midlands and country. We have listed a few local events below that may be of interest but you can get a full list here of events across the UK.


dseq_logo_strapDigbeth Social Enterprise Quarter

18th November 2014 time and venue TBC

Event planned for 18th November…further details available soon.

Click here for further information on DSEQ event.


Social Enterprise West Midlands’ 4th Annual SE Awards

20 November, 2014, 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

The SEWM SE Awards takes place on the 20th November 2014 and gives all those interested in or working in the sector to celebrate Social Enterprise successes.

Click here for nomination and further information 


Mentor on the Move with SEWM CIC

21 November, 2014 from 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week Social Enterprise West Midlands are heading to Coventry University Social Enterprise for a free social enterprise networking event. The networking takes place at The Riley Lounge, Richard Crossman Building. Coventry University, Jordan Well, Coventry, CV1 5RW

Click for further information and to book. 


Social Enterprise Day Networking

Join us and our partners for our targeted networking events to celebrate Social Enterprise Day in Birmingham – Choose Social Enterprise and Society Profits!

We have three great networking events to choose from: breakfast, lunch or after work options – or why not make a day of it and come to all three! To register as an attendees please click on the networking event(s) you wish to attend and sign up at Eventbrite – limited availability

Choose Breakfast Networking – 7.30am-9.00am at Anthony Collins Solicitors

“Get started early on Social Enterprise Day and meet some fantastic social entrepreneurs and see how your business can benefit from working with social enterprises.” Hosted by Anthony Collins Solicitors, hear from leading business professionals about how social enterprise has added value to their business, delivered new customers, enhanced share holders support and additional sales opportunities, as well as, developing sustainable CSR objectives. Plus, be the first to hear about a new social venture coming to Birmingham that will be of interest to all solo social entrepreneurs and start up social enterprises!

Choose Lunch Networking – 12.00noon – 1.30pm at Concept Conference Centre

“Enjoy Concept’s great food and meet social enterprises that work with local authorities, NHS and other statuary bodies.” Hear from leading sector professionals about how social enterprise provide solutions to local authorities, health providers and other bodies in times of cuts. Hosted by Concept Conference Centre, an ideal event for commissioners and procurers in local and national government, NHS and other public sector bodies. Plus, be the first to see the new development from Think Venue that will be of interest to all catering and food social entrepreneurs and social enterprises!

Choose After Hours Networking – 4.00pm-5.30pm at The Custard Factory

“A chance to network and socialise with social enterprises in a relaxed atmosphere, celebrate achievements and end Social Enterprise Day feeling inspired and energised.” Hosted at The Custard Factory, join colleagues and supporters of the Social Enterprise Sector for a celebration of Social Enterprise Day. Find out who’s your winner of the Choose SE Awards – SEWM CIC’s Choose SE Awards

We also have some great opportunities to exhibit at events at very reasonable prices – so why not get your business right in front of your potential customers! To exhibit at a Birmingham event(s) please click on the networking event(s) below you wish to exhibit at and sign up via Eventbrite (please note exhibition space is for social enterprises only) – limited availability

Exhibit at Breakfast Networking – 7.30am-9.00am at Anthony Collins Solicitors

Exhibit at Lunch Networking – 12.00noon – 1.30pm at Concept Conference Centre

Exhibit at After Hours Networking – 4.00pm-5.30pm at The Custard Factory

Finally, don’t forget to…get your nominations in for the SEWM CIC’s Choose SE Awards – 4 categories to nominate your favourite Social Enterprise or supporter. All award winners will be announced at the After Work networking event on Social Enterprise Day at the Custard Factory, Birmingham.

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Social Enterprise Day Networking Breakfast Special

We’ve teamed up with Social Enterprise Mark holders ENTA to bring you a very special networking event! So time to grab a coffee…and a nice breakfast!

ENTA, with Social Enterprise Mentor, Breakfast Networking takes place on Social Enterprise Day 18th November 2010 from 7.30am – 9.00am at The Top Lock Cafe, ENTA, Mill Wharf, Mill Street, Birmingham, B6 4BS (opposite Matalan)

On-site car parking available

So come and find out what makes the event so popular with people in, or looking to be part of, Social Enterprise – RSVP via our Twitter, Eventbrite or Facebook links (right) or send us an e-mail to let us know you you are attending – yes that simple!

With thanks to our sponsor i’SE with support from the Big Lottery Fund

I hope you can join us…


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