Rural Enterprise News: 27 October
Our news blog this time is an events special, with lots of interesting and useful sessions coming up for rural businesses or enterprises in Scotland:
Ctrl+Alt+Succeed Scotland: This is the latest in the VisitScotland programme of events supporting Scottish tourism experience businesses to hear from and to meet with some of the world's best-known online booking system suppliers, technology specialists and online travel agents. This free event will take place online on 23 November from 9.30am - 5pm. Register here.
Scottish Agritourism Conference: Are you a farmer or crofter, or are you in the tourism, hospitality or food and drink business and keen to benefit from the growth of agritourism in Scotland? This conference is taking place at Perth Concert Hall on 9 & 10 November, and will also be streamed live thanks to Scottish Rural Network. Find out more and book here.
Inclusive Innovation: NjordFrey and the University of West of Scotland: Do you work for a third sector organisation and want some help turning your good idea into a reality? Interface are offering a free webinar on the 28th of October, at which you can learn about the benefits available to your business/enterprise through collaboration with one of Scotland’s top universities. The event will hear from Faisal Razzag, Business Director of NjordFrey, and Professor John Struthers, UWS, about their successful project grant application. Find out more here.
Elevator Accelerator Programme: The latest Accelerator Programme, delivered in partnership with Perth and Kinross Council, is aimed at food and drink, tourism and creative industry businesses. It is now possible to register your interest and sign up for the Information Event. Find out more here.
Help Your Organisation with Cyber Security: This free Cyber Resilience training event organised by PKAVS is available for individuals working for organisations in the Third Sector. Learn about password security, scam/phishing emails — how to spot them and what to do — and device security. The event will take place on the 11th and 22nd of November. Find out more here.
GrowBiz Winter Programme: GrowBiz Scotland has a comprehensive and widely helpful programme of events this winter, including their XChange networking event, how to manage your time better, making the most of online markets, using Mailchimp to send a newsletter, and event an online market of their own! Take a look at the full list here.