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New arrival entrepreneurship - an opportunity for the Black Country

52 Pritchatts Road S102, 9, RMC, Roma Parva, Second Floor, Waterloo Rd, Wolverhampton WV1 4NB
Wednesday 23rd March 2016 (10:30-14:00)
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Heather Thomas (telephone: 01902 311554, email:

RSVP: Heather Thomas (telephone: 01902 311554, email: by Friday 18 March 2016.


10:15 - 10:30  Arrive and registration

10:30 - 10:40  Keynote Address: Mr Ninder Johal: President of the Black Country Chamber of Commerce

10:40 - 11:15  ‘Setting the scene’ Prof. Monder Ram OBE The Department of Entrepreneurship & Local Economy Director, Centre for Research in Ethnic Minority Entrepreneurship (CREME)

11:15 - 11:30  Question/Answer session

11:30 - 11:40  Refreshment

11:40 - 12:00  'Facilitating the development of new migrants businesses'. Mr Fuad Mahamed- Ashley Community Housing Ltd

12:00 - 12:30  The local context: Presentations from RMC, A2B, SWEDA

12:30 - 1:00  Question/Answer Panel

1:00  Lunch

1:45  Close

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