On Monday 18 March, LEAP brought together its stakeholders for a morning of discussion and networking at LEAP’s Annual Public Meeting. Attendees ranged from local councils, to SMEs and local support providers.
On Wednesday 13 March 2019, LEAP hosted the Diverse Entrepreneurs Summit, celebrating entrepreneurs from all backgrounds.
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A London call for proposals under ESF Priority Axes 1 and 2 – Inclusive Labour Markets and Skills for Growth – has been launched on 28th February. The deadline for Applications is 23:59 on Thursday 9th May 2019.
On 4 March, LEAP hosted a roundtable with disabled entrepreneurs. Chaired by LEAP’s Jamie Izzard, the roundtable was an opportunity to hear about the challenges that these entrepreneurs face when setting up and growing their businesses.
The Mayor of London and London Economic Action Partnership recently hosted the 2019 London Business Improvement Districts (BIDs) Summit. The Mayor opened the event, outlining the important role of BIDs in addressing the big issues for London at the local level and the ways in which BIDs can have a positive, sustained impact in their communities.
Our business support portal, London Growth Hub, is sponsoring this year’s Urban Food Awards. Funded by the Mayor of London, in partnership with Sustain, this year’s award categories will recognise and celebrate the enterprises, initiatives and people promoting healthy, sustainable and delicious food across London.