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Wealden Business Breakfast supported by the East Sussex FSB

Wealden Business Networking Evening Event

For the first time we are trialling an evening event in place of the usual business breakfast:

When:         Wednesday 13 June 2018

Where:        Lynx Suite, East Sussex National Hotel, Little Horsted, Uckfield TN22 5ES

Time:           1730-1800    Arrival/Registration/Networking

                    1800-1830    Welcome, introductions and finger buffet tea

                    1830-1915    Main event speaker

                    1915-1930    Q and A

                    1930-2000    News items and networking

Cost:             £11 per person (including booking fee)

Topic:           Exploring the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and opportunities for growth 

GDPR:  It doesn't have to be scary for smaller businesses

Guest speaker: David Jamieson, The Jamieson Consultancy (TJC) and member of the Market Research Society

Come and join us at our first evening networking event where you will have the opportunity to find out more about the new GDPR regulations which came into effect on 25 May 2018.  At the same time you can enjoy a delicious finger buffet and take the opportunity to network with business colleagues, make new contacts and introduce your business.

Personal data can only be gathered legally, under strict conditions, for a legitimate purpose.  The new GDPR came into effect on 25 May.

David Jamieson of TJC will help to dispel some of the scaremongering and myths surrounding GDPR.  He will cover the basics of GDPR from a marketing perspective, highlight the opportunities for growth and provide a toolkit to help people on their way.

TJC is a sales and marketing support company offering a diverse range of services from data management, targeted lead generation, market research and database cleansing (including compliance with the new GDPR regulation) to responsive website design and email and digital marketing.

For over 20 years, TJC have successfully worked with a wide range of manufacturing and consumer electronics companies, businesses in the services, retail and hospitality sectors as well as a number of market-leading publishers.  TJC build and manage fully audited circulations in the UK and abroad.  They also produce and publish electronic magazines, brochures and catalogues and develop complementary apps to reach the growing smartphone market.  TJC's multi-lingual capability means that they can test markets or engage with prospects, wherever your target audience happens to be located.

Networking opportunities:  There will be an opportunity to mix and introduce yourself and your business to the other delegates at the event.

 

Bookings:  Evening Event Eventbrite booking (external link) 

Please book and pay online by Tuesday 12 June 2018 (11.30pm).  Please note:  no payments can be taken on the door.

For event related enquiries please email:  regeneration@wealden.gov.uk  or telephone 01892 602886 (Mon-Wed) or 01892 602757.

The Wealden Business Breakfasts and networking events, supported by the Federation of Small Businesses, take place three times per year and include an opportunity for networking.  If you have any suggestions for business topics that you would like to be considered for future events, please contact the Community and Regeneration Team below.

Contact the Community and Regeneration Team