• Doncaster Business Insight Breakfast Briefing: Keeping Doncaster open for business

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    Name: Doncaster Business Insight Breakfast Briefing: Keeping Doncaster open for business
    Date: January 16, 2019
    Time: 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM GMT
    Registration: Register Now
    Event Description:
    As Brexit negotiations are still taking place, how are firms innovating to ensure they remain open for business? 

    Hear the latest results of the Doncaster Business Insight Survey for Quarter 4 2018 presented by Lee Tillman (Doncaster Council) against a backdrop of the local and national economy.

    Keynote speaker Matt Willey from Drax will discuss how the power company is adapting to the emerging decentralised, digitised and decarbonised energy economy and what the opportunities for businesses might be.

    Join in a panel debate with other local businesses, on how they are innovating to access new markets and adapt to the changing climate and economy.

    Panellists include:
    Rab Scott - Head of Digital - AMRC with Boeing
    Mark Pepper - Chair - Carlton Forest Group LLP
    Matt Willey - Group External Affairs Director - Drax Group
    Rachel Whittaker - Company Director - The Jam Horse 
    Peter Kersh - Managing Director - World Feeds
    Rebecca Leam - Head of Policy & Communications - Doncaster Chamber

    This promises to be an insightful morning into Doncaster's current business climate and economy.

    Please join us from 8:00am for networking over breakfast and to be seated by 8:30am.

    About our keynote speaker, Matt Willey, Group External Affairs Director - Drax Group
    As Group Director of External Affairs, Matt is responsible for Drax Group’s public affairs, policy, media and digital communications teams.  Prior to Drax, Matt worked in communications consultancy advising clients from a diverse range of business sectors including energy, intellectual property, defence and charity sector.

    From 2001 to 2007, Matt worked in the civil service first in the Cabinet Office communications team, and then as a Press Officer at the Ministry of Defence.
    Best Western Premier Doncaster Mount Pleasant Hotel
    Great N Road
    Rossington, Doncaster
    DN11 0HW
    Date/Time Information:
    Wednesday 16 January 2019
    8:00am - 10:00am
    Contact Information:
    Paige Simpson 01302 640127
    Members: Free
    Non-members: Free
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