Monthly Archive for: ‘February, 2013’

Accelerator Programmes

Next week’s Open Coffee talk on 6th March will be by Simon Jenner, co-founder of Oxygen Accelerator (Birmingham) who will lift the lid on startup accelerators and tell us a bit about Oxygen which is still taking applications for their 2013 programme. Accelerators are intensive ‘bootcamps’ for startups, typically lasting 3 months, which provide hands-on funding, mentoring, training and events …

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Virtual Roman Leicester

Registration for our next Open Coffee session on 20th Feb is now OPEN at We’re delighted to have Dr Eric Tatham, Faculty of Technology and Nick Higgett, Faculty of Art, Design and Humanities, De Montfort University coming to talk about the Virtual Roman Leicester project which uses digital technology to visualise the known artifacts and buildings of Roman Leicester. …

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Dotforge Accelerator Programme

Following on from Jag Goraya’s brief heads-up at Open Coffee on Wednesday (6th Feb), here are further details about the Dotforge Accelerator. Dotforge is a lean accelerator programme for early-stage tech startups. We help founders build commercially robust product-based businesses that can scale to reach global markets. Dotforge combines an intensive mentorship and execution programme with investment capital to accelerate …

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Meet The Startups

Our next Open Coffee event at Phoenix Cafe Bar will give everyone the opportunity to meet Leicester’s existing tech startup talent. We will have brief intro presentations from Meethub, Rmend, Spectacle Labs, ParticiPoll, Finer Day, Cloudscience & AgendaVault plus an opportunity to ask questions. Please visit our EventBrite page to register for this free event:

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