Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2017’

Amy Dickens: The three Ws, 2nd Feb

Amy Dickens from the Mixed Reality Lab at The University of Nottingham will be giving a talk on three important questions you should ask when designing interfaces for users. Amy’s research is in gesture controlled sound for users with complex disabilities and in her talk she will guide you through some of the expected and not so expected criteria she …

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Leicester Startup Weekend 2017

Ever had a great idea for a web, app or tech startup business but not had the time, experience or connections to bring it to life? This weekend-long event is dedicated to team building, expert mentoring, networking and pitching to help you turn your business idea into a ready-to-launch startup. With a mix of technical and non-technical attendees, it doesn’t matter …

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Free Startup Mentoring, Mon 13th Feb at DMU

On Monday 13th February, tech startup founders David Chan and Ben Ravilious will be available all day for free casual mentoring or other startup-related chat at DMU’s Innovation Centre co-working space. Get advice, share an idea, ask questions, get introductions. CLICK HERE TO BOOK A SLOT Ben Ravilious is a co-founder of audience polling startup ParticiPoll as well as a co-director of …

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Slack Friday virtual meetup, 27th Jan from 3pm

Does my startup suck? Will I be rich? Is it home time yet? Come and ask these and other important questions with 100+ other people on our Leicester Startups Slack channel on Friday 27th Jan from 3pm! Slack Friday is an opportunity to give and receive help or just chat with fellow local startup folk. Start by introducing yourself or …

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Meet The Startup: LoyalFree, 26th Jan

LoyalFree is a mobile phone app running multiple loyalty schemes at local independent businesses. Co-founders Jason Nesbitt and Sophie Hainsworth will share their journey from the initial ideas to the current journey of growth.

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