Green Business Start-Up Launch Pad


A FREE one-day interactive workshop for green business start-ups providing an opportunity to tackle the challenges that face new eco-ventures amongst like-minded others.

Thursday 20 February 2014, 9.00am – 4.00pm
Eco-station, Camp Road, Bordon, Hampshire GU35 0LH.


What’s Happening?

Expert Panel Question Time  –  With representatives from the key areas of business support, bring your business issues and get some wise advice.

People, Planet and Profit  –  Business mapping exercise based on ‘shared value’.  Ensure your enterprise is truly reflecting your motivations and values.

Collaboration ‘Shout Out’  –  Find partners for business solutions from England and France. Use the ‘Shout Out’ board to find collaborators and discover opportunities.

Eco-Business Champion  –  Conversation with one of Hampshire’s outstanding Green Business leaders James Hewetson-Brown, founder of Wildflower Turf.

You be the Judge  –  Reflective learning activity where delegates get to be on the panel of investors.  Find out what you’ve been missing.



eco station

Located in Hampshire’s remarkable Eco-town, this enterprise support event is open to all people developing environmentally sustainable businesses.

  • A retro-fitted ex MOD fire station demonstrates how a redundant facility can be transformed into an environmentally-friendly centre.
  • A new build exhibition house built with many innovative energy-saving technologies. A guided tour is available to all delegates.