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BECBC Member Meeting and BSG Showcase (October 2019)

The BECBC Member Meeting will be in the auditorium at ENERGUS
(Energus is at Blackwood Road on Lillyhall Industrial Estate, Workington, Cumbria CA14 4JW)

Networking and coffee from 9.00am to 9.30am
Main meeting 9.30am to 2.00pm, including one coffee break and networking brunch

The BSG Showcase brings together over 90 BECBC members of the Business Support Group to exhibit and show members what services they can offer to a range of businesses.
There is an extended networking session mid morning.

Click here to view BSG Showcase Programme and Exhibition Map


BSG Member Exhibitors include:
A Digital, Align Property Services, All Together Cumbria, Anchor Point, Aquaid (North), Armathwaite Hall Hotel and Spa, Armstrong Watson, AS Design, Atomic Talent, Baines Wilson LLP, Beacon Museum, Better Bodies UK, Brewin Dolphin, Britton Hillary Ltd Contract Cleaning, Burnetts, Business Doctors Cumbria, Camerton Consultants, Centre for Leadership Performance, Centric Office Solutions Ltd, CFM Radio, CIPD, Collaboration, Copeland Borough Council, Crux Associates, Cumbria Exchange, de Fenzi Movement, Derwent Hill Outdoor Centre, Design Code, DMA Safety Management, Dodd & Co Chartered Accountants, Energus, Energy Coast UTC, EY, Firpress Printers, Gen2, heatons mbi, HKA, Hospice at Home West Cumbria, IKM Consulting, Impact Housing, In-Cumbria Magazine, Indelible Data, Inspira, Kaefer (Training Department), Kathryn Jackson Coaching, Kirsten Prosser Financial Insights, Lakeland Capabilities, Lakes Electric Delivery Service (LEDS), Lake Mill Consulting Services, Lancaster University, Liberty Work and Leisure Wear, Marick Communications, MB Digital, MacArthur Recruitment, MEH Consultants, Myers & Bowman (Toyota) Ltd, NEPIC, North Lakes Hotel & Spa, NSAN, nucleargrads, Peterson (United Kingdom) Limited, PiXL, Prima Uno, QG Management Standards, Reays Coaches, Red Pike Education, Rosehill Theatre, Rullion, Solar Flare, St Bees School, Stoneleigh Communications, Team Evie, The Colourful North, The Court Hotel Group, The Fruit & Veg Box Co, The Harrison Network, The Trout Hotel, The Vicky Cockermouth Ltd, Tom Crowe Procurement Solutions, TSP Engineering Design Services, TUV SUD Nuclear Technologies, University of Cumbria, University of Central Lancashire, West Cumbria Carers, Whitehaven Community Trust, Will McAllister Photography, Women in Nuclear, Women Out West, Woodward SHE,, Yellowbus Solutions Ltd, Zeitgeist Communication.

Please note: New speaker line-up since last promoted

Three key economic sectors in Cumbria are agriculture, nuclear and tourism.

The BSG Showcase and Member Meeting brings together speakers from the area to discuss these topics:
- NUCLEAR: Ivan Baldwin, NNL and a member of NIC (and BECBC Chair)
- TOURISM: Gill Haigh, Managing Director of Cumbria Tourism
- TOURISM: Kate Willard, Director of Partnership Development of Stobart Group (Carlisle Airport)
- AGRICULTURE: Rob Hitch, Agricultural Expert from Dodd & Co Chartered Accountants

With thanks to our event sponsors: Peterson (United Kingdom) Limited and M B Digital

First half

  • Nuclear regions: clean energy and economic sustainability by Ivan Baldwin, NNL (no presentation to upload)
  • Cumbria Tourism presentation by Gill Haigh (presentation online soon)
  • 3x3m SME presentations by:
    - James Walker & Co
    - CFM Radio
    - The Harrison Network
  • BSG Showcase Update
  • BECBC Social Value Group and BSCP Update
  • BECBC Member news and AOB
  • BECBC Board notices (part 1)

Second half

  • Update from Rob Hitch, Agricultural Expert with Dodd & Co Chartered Accountants
  • Cumbria LEP Film (no film to upload at present)
  • 3x3m SME presentations by:
    - Lakeland Capabilities
    - Woodward Safety Health and Environment Ltd
    - Zeitgeist Communication
  • Online security update
  • BECBC Board notices (part 2)

NB: Meeting content, timings and order are provisional and subject to change

Those involved in the following roles may be interested to know more about BSG member services:

Accommodation, Tourism • Apprenticeships • Business Development and Management • Corporate Social Responsibility • Event Organisation • Facility Management • Finance and Accounts • Human Resources and Training, Staff Care • IT Security • Learning and Development • Legal Matters • Marketing, Design/Websites, Social Media, Communications, Media • Operations Directors/Managers • Procurement, Purchasing, Commissioning • Project Management • Property Management • Sales, Commercial, Contracts • Senior Managers/Directors/MDs • Socio Economic and Community Projects • SMEs and Business Owners • Vehicle/Fleet Management, Deliveries • Wellbeing

Thanks to Geraldine McKay of Catchfly Cumbria and Mark Bradley and Lyndsey Scholes of James Walker & Co, for being our BECBC Meet and Greeter this month, with support from BECBC Shadow Board members Adam Pearson (Adamedia), Ruth Sellick (Orano) and Thomas Hyland (Balfour Beatty).

If you are not a BECBC Member but would like to attend as a guest, please contact Hazel Duhy, BECBC Admin Manager


BECBC Member Presentations Board Notices 2 Oct 2019
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BECBC Member Presentations BSG Showcase Intro Presentation 2 Oct 2019
File size: 889.17 KB
ECBC BSG Capability Sheet Oct 2019 BSG Showcase edition ONLINE VERSION
File size: 1.053 MB
BECBC Member Presentations BECBC Soc Val and BSCP Update 2 Oct 2019
File size: 680.934 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3m James Walker 2 Oct 2019
File size: 597.688 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3 CFM Radio 2 Oct 2019
File size: 692.632 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3m Harrison Network 2 Oct 2019
File size: 58.901 KB
BECBC Member Presentations Agriculture with Rob Hitch of Dodd Co 2 Oct 2019
File size: 789.138 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3m Lakeland Capabilities 2 Oct 2019
File size: 474.779 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3m Woodward SHE 2 Oct 2019
File size: 222.708 KB
BECBC Member Presentations 3x3 Zeitgeist 2 Oct 2019
File size: 179.331 KB

Event Details

  • Date & Time: 2 October 2019 from 9:00 - 13:00
  • Venue: Energus, near Workington, Cumbria