This Canterbury Bells we will be having a guest speaker, Carole Barron from the University of Kent.
Carole is Director of Innovation and Enterprise at the University of Kent where she leads the strategic growth of innovation, enterprise and knowledge exchange. Carole has over 20 years’ experience of businesses and stakeholder engagement and has a broad portfolio. This covers, business development; collaborative partnerships; commercialisation of the University’s intellectual and knowledge expertise; consultancy; training and professional development; student enterprise and incubation and supporting SMEs. The role also includes leading on regional economic impact, development of strategic relationships, place making and working closely with the Local Enterprise Partnership.
Carole has a particular interest in supporting women in enterprise having recently launched a new Programme to support women in the workplace and is a Leadership Foundation Aurora Role Model.
Carole will be focusing on how the university work with and support businesses and she will be introducing her Inspire, Challenge and Excel Programme for Women.
We do hope you can join us and contribute to what we expect to be a very interesting presentation. As Canterbury Bells is proving so popular, we’re limiting the number of places from one organisation to a maximum of three at each meeting.
Please note that we have changed the time of this event to 12.00pm with lunch provided.
Register your interest now using the form on the right