This high-level roundtable to discuss the emerging findings from the second evidence review being undertaken by the What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth, which focuses on business advice and mentoring policy in the UK.
The event will be an opportunity to discuss some of the key findings from the Review and the implications for local and national policy makers seeking to improve business advice and mentoring in the UK.
As you may know, the What Works Centre for Local Economic Growth was formally launched in October 2013 and is funded by ESRC, the Department of Business, Innovation and Skills and the Department of Communities and Local Government. The Centre, which is a partnership between the London School of Economics, Centre for Cities and Arup will gather, evaluate and disseminate research about policy areas such as employment, skills and regeneration to support local economic growth.
The event will take place in Bristol on 7th May. If you have any questions or access queries, please contact us on firstname.lastname@example.org.