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Insider Wales Universities & Business Conference 2012

We would like you to join in a Wales Business Insider conference on the way universities work with business and the economy.

Our higher education institutions have a big effect on the economy simply through their spending, employment and concentration of students nearby. The choices they make can have further beneficial effects on local and national economies. Individual businesses can gain by working with universities, whether it’s by acquiring technology, using consultancy services, or recruiting staff.

Who should attend:

This event will explore issues like:

For Wales to get the maximum benefit, companies and universities need to understand each othersí priorities and ways of working. This event should help to strengthen that understanding.

One panel debate will look at universities and the economy, the other will take over the way companies and universities work together.

Panelists include: