Ideas Factory guest entrepreneur events



Event Details

StartUp Spotlight is a series of guest speaker events featuring early stage entrepreneurs.

 

These informal events are designed to inspire and inform students, from all subject backgrounds, on aspects of starting a venture from the entrepreneur’s perspective. They involve a short presentation and Q&A followed by an opportunity to find out more about the ecosystem of support that is available at the University.

The format is turn up, get involved and enjoy – light refreshments are provided.

2016-17 sessions


Tuesday 4 October, 18:00 - 19:00, Location: Room 2.3, Roscoe Building, Brunswick Street
Speaker: George Konstantakopoulos- Managing Director at Social Growth Lab and Founder of Manchester Social Entrepreneurs  

Tuesday 25 October, 18:00 - 19:00, Location: Room 2.3, Roscoe Building, Brunswick Street
Speaker: Alex Epstein - Founder, Inventor & Creative Strategist of ‎Concoction (ShampYou in the USA)
 
Tuesday 29 November, 18:00 - 19:00, Location: Room 2.3, Roscoe Building, Brunswick Street
Speaker: Tom Skiner- Co-founder and Managing Director of Go Up Ltd
 
Tuesday 7 February, 18:00 - 19:00, Location: Citylabs 1.0, Nelson Street, Manchester, M13 9NQ
Speaker: Sachin Kukadia - Co-founder of SECRETSALES.com

Find out more and book your place >>

 
Tuesday 28 February, 18:00 - 19:45, Location: Room 2.3, Roscoe Building, Brunswick Street
Speaker: Google’s Digital Garage on Tour Workshop Special 

As a part of Google's Digital Garage, we are delighted to host two workshops to give your digital marketing skills a tune-up:   
18:00 - 18:45 - Reach New Customers Online
18:45 – 19:00 - Refreshments
19:00 - 19:45 - Know your Business with Google Analytics



 

Tuesday 25 April, 18:00 - 19:00, Location: Room 2.3, Roscoe Building, Brunswick Street
Speaker: Joe Harper - Co-founder of Just Bee Drinks Limited 

How to register

Capacity is limited for events, so please register to ensure your space. Register for events >>