HOVIP - Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme

Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme

delivered by business people for business people


"The most useful aspect of the workshop was being able to define opportunities before wasting time and money getting nowhere."

K. Paine, Kenneth Paine & Company

Creativity and Innovation Workshops

Facilitated by business people for business people:

  • Open to any business, including social enterprises, based in the Valleys (Blaenau Gwent, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf or Torfaen)
  • HOVIP has delivered a range of practical and proven Creativity and Innovation workshops to provide new solutions to any business challenge

Here’s how YOU can benefit:

  • Businesses have raised their profile, increased sales, obtained new income, improved customer service and motivated staff
  • Creatively find solutions to your business challenges
  • Practical techniques that you or your colleagues can use immediately
  • Techniques that also subtly improve team and group working
  • Meet and work with people outside your sector

What to do next:

Attend a public Creativity and Innovation Workshop or contact Phil Burkhard on 01685 725 469 if you want to discuss a workshop tailored 100% to your needs.

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  • SWCC
  • BT
  • Equinox
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • Capital Law
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Heads of the Valleys Innovation Programme (HOVIP) aims to increase the capacity for innovation in businesses in the region. Phase 1 was KEF ESF Funded and hosted by Merthyr Tydfil College. HOVIP2 and HOVIP3 is supported by the Welsh Assembly Government HoV Regeneration initiative with the 5 HoV local authorities and is hosted by Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council.

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