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Find out how your business can become GDPR ready.
Hear from expert speakers about how your business can introduce these changes, and what you need to do for your business to become (and remain) compliant. Whether you run a marketing company, store customer data on a loyalty card, have XLS spreadsheets of names and addresses, the new data protection regulations will affect your organisation in some way.
To book your place go to Eventbrite - GDPR Best Practice Workshop.
As part of the new Transmission programme, UClan has designed a series of ‘Collaboratories’ (collaborative learning laboratories).
Hear from two of UCLan’s experts in applying digital technologies to the business world, backed up by cutting-edge facilitation to ensure you come away with a clearer understanding of what the digital age might mean for your business as well as practical steps to take to apply what you’ve learned to your own business.
To book your place go to Eventbrite - A Digital Future for Manufacturing and Engineering SMEs in Lancashire?
This special event, in partnership with the Preston, South Ribble and Lancashire City Deal, will update on progress three years into the £400m deal, and examine Central Lancashire as a place to live, work and do business.
The free half-day conference will showcase key areas of growth, and update delegates on the major developments coming forward in the heart of Preston and Lancashire.
Book your place at Eventbrite - Invest in Central Lancashire.
Network, promote and generate new business at Lancashire’s biggest exhibition. The Expo features a wide range of businesses and keynote sessions from leading Lancashire experts to develop your business.
Register at Lancashire Business Expo.
Find out more about apprenticeships and who is hiring this summer at the Lancashire Apprenticeship Expo.
Learn about working across a range of industries from Accounting to Professional Construction. Exhibitors include more than 50 of the county's most well known companies such as Lancashire Police, Leyland Trucks, NHS, United Utilities, BAE Systems and many, many more.
For more information about the event, and to register please visit Lancashire Apprenticeship Expo.
The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce in partnership with Harrison Drury Solicitors and the Bartle Hall Hotel have put together an informative conference to prepare delegates in the areas of greatest GDPR impact: IT, Digital Marketing, and Legal approaches.
Free for members with a small charge for non members. Book your place by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org and put GDPR event in the subject line.
There is a host of business events to help you throughout Lancashire! Visit the Boost Business Lancashire events section for more details.
The North and Western Lancashire Chamber of Commerce hosts a variety of free events and training alongside their paid for events. Find out more at Chamber Events .
Social @ Fives, Preston is a new networking event held on the 1 Wednesday of the month hosted by local company HM Network.
If you are a woman in business or thinking about creating a business, Pink Link Ladies is a free online business community. They also offer various levels of paid membership of local networking groups and events.
The Shout Business Clubs (Shout Network) are held weekly at various locations throughout Preston. Shout members are welcome to attend any of the networking groups free of charge.
For full details see Shout network.
You can also find information for businesses on this website including financial assistance, start up support information and other business support .
If you require help with something in this section, please contact us.