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SBRI Briefing: Using Technology to Enhance Careers Delivery for People With Autism


Cost: Free

The aim of the Careers Service is: to develop and deliver an effective, impartial and professional careers service to help people realise their career aspirations, enabling them to contribute positively to their community and to the NI economy.

The Careers Service has been awarded £117,000 of SBRI funding and is looking to work with suppliers to develop solutions using interactive technology to enhance the delivery of careers advice and guidance to young people with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Northern Ireland, enabling successful transition into the workplace.

This information event will provide an opportunity to hear from Careers Service staff and learn more about the SBRI challenge and how to bid.

Where can I get further information about how to bid?

The Invitation to Tender and relevant documentation including application form, guidance and Competition brief will be available from the 5th August 2019 on: https://etendersni.gov.uk/epps/home.do

For more information about SBRI https://sbri.innovateuk.org/

FAQs about the information event

What is the format of the event?

The event will include short presentations about the SBRI programme, Careers Service and the challenge; and provide an opportunity to ask questions and to network with Careers Service staff and other attendees.

What if I cannot attend but am interested in bidding?

There is no obligation for potential bidders to attend, and we will make information provided on the day available via etenders to all who are interested.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No, no ticket is required.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes, you can update or change your registration information at any time.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?

Yes, any member of your organisation is welcome to attend

Is it ok if the name on my ticket or registration doesn't match the person who attends?

Yes, any member of your organisation is welcome to attend

Dates and venues

4 September 2019, 10:30 - 12:30
Adelaide House, Belfast, BT2 8FD

Cost: Free

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Event organiser

Department for the Economy
Adelaide House
39-49 Adelaide Street
United Kingdom

028 9025 7777
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