Growth Forge Day

9am - 5pm,  
13 March 2024
Exeter Science Park
Tech South West are kick starting their Growth Forge programme on Wednesday 13th March at Exeter Science Park.


This will be the first of three upcoming immersive events. Designed to supercharge your growth, the events will provide targeted business support, help you to develop and implement proactive strategies by expert growth coaches and benefit from the chance to network with industry leaders and gain valuable insights from peers.

Heard about Growth Forge? identify key growth areas and leverage valuable partnerships and learning to help your tech business reach new heights.

Run by Tech South West, the programme offers tailored support for tech companies in the region, across key areas – leadership, strategy, team, innovation, technology, finance and funding, brand and marketing, sales and IP.

What you get:
🚀 Actionable Growth Plan based on your priorities and strengths
💻 Tech product development opportunities with industry giants, including a focus on AI
🎛️ Tailored support via specialist Partners, Growth Coaches, Mentors & Peer-to-Peer learning
😇Connecting you to investment funds and angel investor groups
🌱 Reserved spots (25%) for positive impact firms, including climate tech, sustainability tech, tech4good, health, and well-being
💡Bursaries, covering 50-100% of the programme fee for positive impact and early-stage companies
🤝Growth Days March 13, June 25, and October 9, for immersive learning, strategy, invaluable connections, knowledge and fun!

Growth Forge will see tech firms utilise a proprietary assessment tool to identify two-to-three priority areas, then work with partners like Microsoft, Sandler, Bishop Fleming, Ashfords, Howden, Optimising IT and Program, along with a range of specialist business coaches, to develop and implement opportunities for growth.

Applications are now open via

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❔ What to expect at the first Growth Day event:
▪️ Peer-to-peer learning
▪️ Building your Growth Roadmap
▪️ Framing your strategy at a top level
▪️ Identifying opportunities & weaknesses in priority areas
▪️ Partner sessions based on your Growth Priorities
▪️ 1-1 sessions with Growth Coaches
▪️ Growth Dashboard for strategic planning
▪️ Establishing relationships with tech leaders, coaches, partners, and funders
▪️ Immersive learning, fun, friendship, knowledge & ‘aftershow’ drinks and chat!

⭐ Tech SW are also offering a HUGE discount for businesses who apply before 9th February, as well as 50-100% bursaries for start-ups and positive impact tech companies.

👉 To find out more, join the first event and book onto the programme to receive £8K worth of business support, please register at:

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