Guest Speakers Announced for Launch Events

Published on 14/12/2017 by eugene

Acceleration Through Innovation (ATI) is a newly established project working with SME’s in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. The £3,000,000 three year ERDF project led by the University of Plymouth in partnership with Cornwall Innovation will be delivering a series of smart and beneficial ideas to innovative businesses.

ATI aids businesses to bring forward new to market or new to firm innovations to drive growth and productivity in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly. This project is a different and unique way of working with recognised innovation specialists and offers the chance to work with employer and employee led innovations that inspire new ways of thinking to add value to the business. ATI provides an opportunity for businesses to implement their innovative processes and to trial the market with the option of applying for grant funding to further the business.

If you are interested in finding out more about the programme and the variety of tailored support it offers then sign up to the free lunch and launch event at Lanhydrock Hotel and Golf Club on Tuesday 12th September by registering at:

Key note speakers include:

Professor Sa’ad Medhat – Chief Executive at the Institute of Innovation and Knowledge Exchange

Dennis Sherwood – Owner at the Silver Bullet Manufacturing Company.


or register for the free breakfast and launch event at Penwith College on Thursday 14th September at:

Key note speakers include:

Kim Conchie – Chief Executive at the Cornwall Chamber of Commerce

Josie Gough – South West Regional Manager at Innovate UK.


For more information on the project you are able to contact the team by emailing or by calling 01209 705 166.