Supply Chain Best Practice and Community Wealth Building

17:00 - 19:00 | 13 December 2023 | London South Bank University Campus, Croydon, CR0 2AG

Elevate your supply chain strategies and unlock opportunities with community wealth building

In the increasingly interconnected and volatile global business environment, an efficient and resilient supply chain is no longer just an operational necessity; it is a strategic asset. It is with this recognition that we present a rigorous session designed for SMEs and professionals who aim for not just excellence but also to have a meaningful impact.

In an era where business competitiveness is increasingly intertwined with social responsibility and community development, this session aims to offer a multi-dimensional perspective. The insights gleaned will be immediately applicable, designed to drive not only business performance but also foster community development and wealth building.

You’re invited to take part in this enlightening session, a cornerstone event that promises to catalyse both your professional development and your organisation’s contributions to community enrichment.

Expert speakers will discuss strategies that unlock business growth through the supply chain and introduce the concept of community wealth building for scale.

What will you learn?

  • Fundamentals Reinforced: Begin with a thorough review of supply chain management principles and best practices, offering a contextual understanding crucial for any leader in the field
  • Operational Competitiveness: Navigate through proven strategies and innovative models to present your competitive advantages
  • Understanding Community Wealth Building: Delve into the increasingly important arena of Community Wealth Building. Understand its principles, its scope, and its critical relevance to supply chain management


This event is part of the Inclusive Supply Chain project delivered on behalf of the Greater London Authority and funded by the UK government through the Shared Prosperity Fund. As a result, a range of data points must be collected to assess your company’s eligibility for the event.

Companies must:

  • Be based in London 
  • Be registered in the UK
  • Meet the SMEs (Small and Medium-sized Enterprises) criteria according to the European SME definition
  • Have a minimum annual sales of £50,000 in the next year

Please note, only 30 places are available and the above eligibility criteria apply.

Places are limited to one delegate per company – we highly recommend applying quickly to secure your spot.


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What is the Inclusive Supply Chain project?

The Inclusive Supply Chain project aims to promote social and economic cohesion across London by helping London Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) improve their access to London’s Supply Chains.

The project offers an intensive, tailored supply-readiness package of support designed to help SME’s from all sectors become supply chain-ready by building their skills and capabilities to meet the procurement criteria of larger businesses and buyers. The support includes bespoke supply-readiness advice provided by experienced procurement advisers, access to interactive workshops and buyer engagement events.

The Inclusive Supply Chain project is supported by the Mayor of London and delivered by Newable with support from London South Bank University on behalf of the Greater London Authority.

The Inclusive Supply Chain project is funded by the UK Government through the UK Shared Prosperity Fund. The UK Shared Prosperity Fund is a central pillar of the UK government’s Levelling Up agenda and will provide £2.6 billion of funding for local investment by March 2025. The Fund aims to improve pride in place and increase life chances across the UK investing in communities and place, supporting local business, and people and skills. For full details please click here.

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