Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce AGM

From June 22, 2021 17:30 until June 22, 2021 18:30

We would like to invite you to attend the 124th Annual General Meeting of Lancaster & District Chamber of Commerce, Trade & Industry.

During the meeting, we will be discussing the challenges, highlights and achievements of the past year (1st April 2020 - 31st March 2021) as well as discussing some next steps and future developments planned for the year ahead.

As well as the usual proceedings, the AGM will also mark a change in Presidency; Outgoing President Mal Garnett, MD of Apparatus will be handing over the role to Jon Powell, current Chamber Vice President.

In his role as Head of Enterprise and Innovation Services at Lancaster University Jon oversees many of the University’s innovation and engagement support functions including supporting academics to undertake commercial consultancy activity, public funded innovation and business engagement activities and the Enterprise Team, which manages the enterprise education ecosystem, supporting students and staff to develop enterprise skills and start business and social enterprises. In addition, Jon is past Chair and a Director for Enterprise Educators UK, the leading membership organisation supporting enterprise education across the college and university sector, and a founding Director of Employer Solutions Ltd, proud Chamber members since 2004. He is also Chair of the Steering Group brining the UK Corporate Games to Lancaster in 2021. An excellent networker and speaker, a resourceful and strategic leader, Jon is proud to sit on the Chamber board and support the civic and entrepreneurial development in the District.

Meeting papers can be found at

It is free to attend the AGM but we kindly ask that you RSVP by selecting tickets below


Select tickets