Start Your Day in Great Company

Why not start your day enjoying a hearty breakfast and making new contacts at our pre-event networking session, sponsored by the Kent Association of Further Education Colleges (KAFEC)? This informal breakfast session runs from 7.00-8.30am (immediately before the main event opens) and includes some fascinating food for thought about the many ways that Higher Education should…

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International Opportunities for Kent Businesses

We are delighted to be launching the Kent and Medway International Business Zone at this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE event, where companies can find out what support is available across Kent to help their business access overseas markets.  Through organisations such as Enterprise Europe South East UK and UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) South East, the Kent International…

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Newsflash: Kent gets connected with superfast broadband

One of the biggest infrastructure projects in Kent’s history was announced yesterday, as better broadband is delivered across the county by Kent County Council and BT – starting this year! The partnership is backed by £10m of council funding £9.87m from central government and £19.6m from BT. The contract was signed on Monday, following the enormously successful…

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A Beginner’s Guide to Effective PR

Practical advice for exhibitors (and visitors) at Kent 2020 Vision LIVE – from David Ing, Managing Director of CFA Group, PR partner & exhibitor at the show. Public relations (PR) has always been one of the most efficient marketing tools – it’s cost effective, versatile and suitable for every company and organisation. However, for many organisations, PR…

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The Faster Route to Business Growth

A unique government-backed service for high growth companies, GrowthAccelerator, will be a key exhibitor at this year’s Kent 2020 Vision LIVE 2013 – speaking to Kent’s brightest businesses about how they can speed up their growth. High growth businesses are key to driving England’s economy and Kent is no exception, with its vibrant and active business…

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What has KCC ever done for business?

“So what has Kent County Council ever done for businesses in Kent?” That was the question put to me by a businessman at a recent event. I took a deep breath and let him have it with both barrels – for about twenty five minutes.  After which, he responded “Oh, quite a lot then!” And with…

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