Enterprise Week off to a flying start!

Enterprise Week off to a flying start

To mark Global Entrepreneurship Week, which is taking place this week, International Speaker & Author Prof Niall McKeown and Clare McGee, Innovate NI and delivery Agent for Council’s Transform your Business Programme will be speaking on ‘Why & How Digital Innovators Win’. Dr Janet Gray MBE, World Champion Water Skier will share her top tips on ‘Resilience in the Face of Adversity’ as part of Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon Borough Council’s Enterprise Week.

Why & How Digital Innovators Win – featuring guest speakers Prof Niall McKeown, International Speaker & Author and Clare McGee, Innovate NI

In this webinar Niall will share the fundamentals of digital transformation and explain why it will determine which local businesses win as we move through the new decade.  Originally from County Armagh, Niall is a digital transformation strategist, author and speaker on the international stage. His clients include Governments Leaders, and decision-makers from some of the world’s biggest brands.

Clare McGee, speaks with Farm Compare Ltd,  Manager Karen McDonald, on the benefits of participating in the Transform Your Business Programme as she discusses the business digital transformation journey.

Resilience in the Face of Adversity – featuring guest speaker Dr Janet Gray MBE, World Champion Water Skier

In this webinar Janet will share her incredible story and explore the importance of resilience for individuals and businesses. Being plunged into a world of darkness, Janet had to adjust to this new and terrifying existence. Through resilience, hard work, and dedication, Janet reached the pinnacle of her sport to become World Disabled Water Ski Champion on four occasions and is World Record holder in all three disciplines of slalom, trick and jump.

Both webinars can be viewed from Monday 8th November and are available to watch throughout the week.

Through the week-long initiative, participants can also hear about first-hand experiences from industry-respected guests and motivational speakers, providing a wealth of opportunities to gain new insights, acquire new skills and engage in knowledge-sharing throughout the week.

And don’t forget to book your place for the 𝗜𝗻𝘀𝗽𝗶𝗿𝗶𝗻𝗴 𝗜𝗻𝗻𝗼𝘃𝗮𝘁𝗼𝗿𝘀 webinar, hosted by John Campbell, BBC NI Economics & Business Editor.

Hear from three inspiring leaders from different industries across the Mid South West region. This session will provide an insight into how their drive for innovation ensures their businesses remain agile, enabling them to stay ahead of the competition, even during the most recent challenging economic conditions. Taking place on Thurs 11 Nov from 10-11am, you can register for free: https://bit.ly/3vOsYHG

All the events can be viewed online allowing people to watch whether they are in the office, factory or working remotely at home.

 For details on all the free events featured in this year’s Enterprise Week visit www.armaghbanbridgecraigavon.gov.uk/business/enterpriseweek