MAJOR EVENTS

Its Your..... Pembrokeshire

MONTHLY MEETUPS

Our monthly meetup is the easiest way for you to join in the conversation, make connections and share your opportunities with our cross-sector regional network.  If you are a 4theRegion member and would like the opportunity to speak at one of these meetings, please get in touch with Lydia Fasham: lydia@4theregion.org.uk

The Year of Opportunities

In 2024 we are holding monthly meetups online via Zoom on the third Thursday of each month, which are open to all – part of our mission to connect, share and collaborate around OPPORTUNITIES in South West Wales.

The Year of Opportunities

Opportunities

January 2024

Kicking off our Year of Opportunities with an open conversation about why South West Wales really is a region of opportunities for people and businesses.

Catch up on the Event Notes and Recording

Creative Monthly Meetup

Creative

February 2024

What are the opportunities in South West Wales’ creative sector?  In this discussion, businesses and organisations shared their perspective on why our creative economy is important, and what’s happening.

Catch up on the Event Notes and Recording

Construction

Thursday, March 21st
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in South West Wales’ Construction sector? We’ll be inviting participants to share positive reflections, projects, initiatives, organisations and opportunities within the construction sector in South West Wales.

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Young People

April 2024

What are the opportunities for Young People in South West Wales? Bringing together youth-focussed organisations and projects from across Swansea, NPT, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire, this meeting highlighted so many brilliant initiatives aiming to empower, inspire and equip young people for careers and life opportunities in our region.

Catch up on the Event Notes and Recording

Regional Food

Thursday, May 16th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in the local and sustainable food sector in South West Wales? From local food hubs, to community growing projects, food partnerships and local produce markets, there are plenty of different ways that people and businesses can be part of our region’s Good Food Movement.

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Community Resilience

Thursday, June 20th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities to strengthen neighbourhood connections and create resilient and cohesive communities in South West Wales? Hear from people and groups who are trying to make a difference where they live, and explore how you / your business could get more involved in your own community.

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Circular Economy

Thursday, July 18th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in South West Wales’ Circular Economy sector? We’ll be inviting participants to share positive reflections, projects, initiatives, organisations and opportunities within the circular economy in South West Wales.

Register via Eventbrite

Transport

Thursday, September 19th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in South West Wales’ transport sector? Hear from people and community transport groups who are trying to make a difference where they live, and explore how you / your business could get more involved in sustainable transport.

Register via Eventbrite

Buying Regional

Thursday, October 17th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in buying regional and local procurement in South West Wales?’ Hear from people and businesses who are trying to make a difference where they live, and explore how you / your business could get more involved in buying from the region.

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Green Economy

Thursday, November 21st
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities in South West Wales’ Green Economy sector? We’ll be inviting participants to share positive reflections, projects, initiatives, organisations and opportunities within the green economy in South West Wales.

Register via Eventbrite

Giving Back

Thursday, December 19th
1PM – 2:30PM
Online via Zoom

What are the opportunities for people and businesses in South West Wales to give something back? Come along to this open discussion about why South West Wales really is a land of opportunity, and how we can work together to help people and businesses thrive in our region.

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MEMBERS EVENTS

EVENT REPORTS

Browse our past events to see our events report and emerging actions.

 

February Monthly Meetup – Creative Region!

February Monthly Meetup – Creative Region!

PROJECTS  > FEBRUARY 2024 MONTHLY MEETUP4theRegion Monthly Meetup - Creative Region!What are the opportunities for the creative sector in South West Wales? Creativity and the creative sector encompass a wide variety of practices, including architecture, culture,...

Cartref Creative — A New Network for Creatives

Cartref Creative — A New Network for Creatives

Cartref Creative held its first event on Wednesday the 24th of January at the Urban Kitchen in Swansea. Cartref Creative is a new network for creatives that was born out of conversations at the 4theRegion conference in 2023.

4theRegion Meet and Mingle at Penderyn Distillery

4theRegion Meet and Mingle at Penderyn Distillery

4theRegion members were invited to tour the new Penderyn Distillery at the Hafod Copperworks in Landore, with a members meet and mingle event taking place after. Here are some highlights from the networking event!

Green Economy Skills Roundtable 2023

Green Economy Skills Roundtable 2023

Partners from across South West Wales came together to discuss some new initiatives to support the development of green skills across a variety of sectors.

Green Economy Conference

Green Economy Conference

The new Green Economy Conference is an opportunity for businesses and organisations to come together from across Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire, Swansea and Neath Port Talbot, to share knowledge and co-create a resilient future.

Independent Retail: Update from the Swansea Conference

Independent Retail: Update from the Swansea Conference

City centre retailers with a stronger online presence, an increased appetite for visiting physical shops, and the promise of increased footfall in the city centre created a positive picture during a panel discussion at the Swansea Conference. Read on to find out more.

Swansea City Centre Conference 2023

Swansea City Centre Conference 2023

The third annual City Centre Conference is set to be an incredible day, showcasing everything that’s great about Swansea and hearing from the people, organisations and businesses who are making change happen. It’s open to all, and YOU are invited!

Swansea Creative Focus 2022

Swansea Creative Focus 2022

Swansea Creative Focus 2022 Swansea Creative Focus exists to connect people, share updates on what's happening, and co-create new projects and initiatives related to the creative sector in Swansea. At 4theRegion we still believe that the creative industries present a...