Getting Ready for Investment

Friday 10 June 2016 - 10:00 to 16:00

Shetland Museum & Archives, Hay's Dock, Lerwick

Social Investment Scotland, Local Energy Scotland, Community Shares Scotland

A series of eight events across the Highlands and Islands delivered by:

  • Social Investment Scotland
  • Local Energy Scotland
  • Community Shares Scotland

What's the plan?

Arrive 10.00 for 10.30 start Morning - Introductions

Partner Perspectives - Hear from the three organising partners, Social Investment Scotland (SIS) Local Energy Scotland (LES) and Community Shares Scotland (CSS) as they give an overview of their services and the support they provide across the Highlands & Islands

Guest Speaker – Listen to the experiences and insights of a someone who has ‘walked the investment walk’

Participant Views – Take part in the roundtable ‘big’ debate which explores the practicalities of accessing investment, followed by a Q&A session

Lunch Afternoon - Workshop Knowledge Sessions

Choose from two of the following four workshops to get the detailed information that suits your needs:

  • SIS Early Days – delivered once
  • SIS Changing Ways – delivered once
  • LES Shared Ownership of Renewable Energy – delivered twice
  • CSS Financing Community Shares – delivered twice

Full workshop details provided at the conference. Each runs for 55mins and delegates can make their choices on the day

Final Thoughts and feedback Finishes 4pm

All events are sponsored by Highlands and Islands Enterprise.

HIE are able to provide assistance to those travelling to the events from further afield.