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Innovation Challenge Forum
To help us meet our goals GBSLEP is seeking to set up an Innovation Challenge Forum (ICF) (comprised of a pool of practitioners we can draw upon to review incoming proposals) who are the first line of engagement and potential customers for innovative products or services (e.g. NHS, local authority, corporates, entrepreneurs, SMEs and interest groups) and academic experts to bring a stronger ‘market voice’ to stimulate and prioritise demand-led innovation activities in line with the GBSLEP Strategic Economic Plan (SEP).
To establish the ICF, GBSLEP is inviting expressions of interest from innovation experts to act in a non-executive advisory capacity tasked with reviewing and ranking innovation proposals.
Read the full candidate brief here.
Expressions of interest are invited from suitable individuals in line with the Role Description and Person Specification (in the above candidate brief). In addition applicants are invited to submit a short CV (no more than 3 pages).
The expression of interest form can be downloaded here.
Applications should be submitted electronically to email@example.com and marked ‘ICF Member Expression of Interest’ in the subject line. Alternatively, please post your application to: GBSLEP, Ground Floor, Baskerville House, Centenary Square, Birmingham, B1 2ND. Expressions of interest are also welcome from individuals based outside of the Greater Birmingham and Solihull region.