Date: 12th October 2022
Time: 10:00am - 11:00am
An introduction to the eco-business landscape and levers on a local, national and international level covering the circular economy and circular business models
An introduction to eco-design and technology enablers for a circular economy
Insights into why eco-innovation is increasingly important for SMEs, what the circular economy is and how businesses can adapt to it
Summary of further support available from the Business Growth Hub to help businesses adapt to the circular economy for future growth
Bio of Deliverer
Elizabeth Snape - Eco Innovation Advisor
Elizabeth supports SMEs in Greater Manchester to commercialise eco-innovation – bringing new products, services and processes to market.
Elizabeth has a background in materials and manufacturing. Focussing on product development and innovation strategy, her passion is to make materials and manufacturing more sustainable, and to strengthen UK industry.
Russell Mansfield – Eco Innovation Advisor
Russell supports SMEs in Greater Manchester to commercialise eco-innovation – bringing new products, services and processes to market. Russell has a background in project management and product development and has designed products from concept to reality. Russell has experience of sourcing materials from UK, Poland and China, but also exporting goods to Europe.