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MP Speaker At Blackpool & Fylde Cluster Group

Joan Humble MP Chatting to Blackpool & Fylde Cluster Members Joan Humble MP Chatting to Blackpool & Fylde Cluster Members

On the 23rd of March the Blackpool & Fylde New Media Entrepreneurs Cluster was held at The Solaris Centre, Blackpool.

The key speaker was local MP Joan Humble who spoke about the specific problems of encouraging women into the IT profession and, significantly, the issues related to the super casino from a House of Commons perspective.

Other speakers included Janet Entwistle and Kate Gardner, from Gardner Consulting, who discussed the related complexities of intellectual property and copyright protection with regards to digital industry related products.

Vicky Sumner from Barclays presented an overview of their multi-faceted software package for business support.

Regional Cluster Groups

InfoLab21 are pleased to announce that all the Cluster Groups in the region are now set up and running. The groups (Lancaster, Preston, West Lancs, Blackpool & Fylde, and East Lancs) are now recruiting members for the Steering Groups and if you are interested in applying or would like to attend the Clusters please email Business Development Officers Nick or Colin.

Thu 12 April 2007