Scaling up: supporting SMEs and fast tracking innovation through procurement

10 Sep
Friday 10th September 2021


CE Regions lunchtime webinar


The scale and potential of the SME innovation ecosystem, hear stories of innovative products journeying from concept and investment to business as usual, and find out about the new procurement regulations that can support innovation scale-up.

For clients and teams looking to understand how the new Social Value and Net Zero procurement regulations support buying from start-ups and SMEs, driving innovation through the supply chain.

Learn about the impact of investing in innovation and the bridge from investment to procurement. Stories of teams taking a digital approach to supply chain management to support SMEs & maximise innovation. The unique opportunity of the infrastructure sector to fast track growth. 


Elspeth Finch is a successful engineering entrepreneur and business leader. She has 20 years’ experience in engineering and tech, as the founder of two technology driven startups and previously as a senior leader within Atkins. Elspeth is CEO and founder of IAND (Indigo & Limited), a digital supplier analytics & collaboration platform which helps project teams reduce risk and deliver growth targets on performance, social value and innovation.