Events

This is a list of startup related events in the Leicester area. If you are running an event or know of a relevant one then contact us and we’ll add it to this list. To automatically add these events to your Google Calendar, click the button on the right.

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March 28, 2019
Meet The Startup
Starts: 5:30 pm
Ends: March 28, 2019 – 7:00 pm
Location: The Innovation Centre DMU, 49 Oxford Street, LE1 5XY
Description:
Travamigos is an app that allows solo travellers to connect with groups of likeminded adventurers heading for the same destination. The app is the brainchild of 23 year old CEO and co-founder James Wormington, who came up with the idea while backpacking through Brazil in 2015. Come and hear James tell his startup story and network with him the other attendees afterwards.
Details and tickets at https://meettravamigos.eventbrite.co.uk
March 29, 2019
Free Cake Friday
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: March 29, 2019 – 4:00 pm
Location: Leicester Innovation Hub | University of Leicester, 128 Regent Rd, Leicester LE1 7PA, UK
Description: Join University of Leicester’s Innovation Hub team at their next ‘Free Cake Friday’ networking event. Free Cake Fridays provide an excellent opportunity to network with the innovation team, enterprising academics from the University of Leicester, amazing local companies, recent graduate start-ups and regional business & innovation support organisations in a friendly and informal environment….and there’ll also be cake! You’re welcome to drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm. Details and tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-cake-friday-at-the-leicester-innovation-hub-tickets-49279815254
April 11, 2019
Open Coffee Club
Starts: 9:00 am
Ends: April 11, 2019 – 11:00 am
Location: Leicester Coffee House Company, 110 Granby Street, Leicester, LE1 1DL
Description:
A place where entrepreneurs, investors, developers and marketers involved and interested in startups could get together in a really informal setting to meet, chat and make connections. Details at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/leicester-open-coffee-club-4-tickets-58787295383
April 26, 2019
Free Cake Friday
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: April 26, 2019 – 4:00 pm
Location: Leicester Innovation Hub | University of Leicester, 128 Regent Rd, Leicester LE1 7PA, UK
Description: Join University of Leicester’s Innovation Hub team at their next ‘Free Cake Friday’ networking event. Free Cake Fridays provide an excellent opportunity to network with the innovation team, enterprising academics from the University of Leicester, amazing local companies, recent graduate start-ups and regional business & innovation support organisations in a friendly and informal environment….and there’ll also be cake! You’re welcome to drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm. Details and tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-cake-friday-at-the-leicester-innovation-hub-tickets-49279894491
May 31, 2019
Free Cake Friday
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: May 31, 2019 – 4:00 pm
Location: Leicester Innovation Hub | University of Leicester, 128 Regent Rd, Leicester LE1 7PA, UK
Description: Join University of Leicester’s Innovation Hub team at their next ‘Free Cake Friday’ networking event. Free Cake Fridays provide an excellent opportunity to network with the innovation team, enterprising academics from the University of Leicester, amazing local companies, recent graduate start-ups and regional business & innovation support organisations in a friendly and informal environment….and there’ll also be cake! You’re welcome to drop in anytime between 10am and 4pm. Details and tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/free-cake-friday-at-the-leicester-innovation-hub-tickets-49279925584