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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September 21, 2017
TEDxLeicester One Step Beyond: A Satellite Enabled Future
Starts: 6:00 pm
Ends: September 21, 2017 – 9:00 pm
Location: National Space Centre, Exploration Dr, Leicester LE4 5NS, UK
Description: Explore how satellite technology and data is being applied to innovatively solve problems for businesses and the community to take us one step beyond into the future. Tickets at https://tedxleicester-onestepbeyond.eventbrite.co.uk/
September 28, 2017
Meet the Startup: Sentle
Starts: 5:00 pm
Ends: September 28, 2017 – 7:00 pm
Location: The Innovation Centre, Oxford St, Leicester LE1 5XY, UK
Description: Sentle is a cloud CRM designed for SMEs to make managing client data and communicating with them a breeze. Sentle offers an intuitive, feature rich contact database coupled with multi-channel communication features including telephony, call recording, conversational SMS, email and mobile. Founders Steven Brand and Warren Doyle will discuss their road to starting up. This will include what worked, what didn’t and lessons learned along the way! Please register at https://meetsentle.eventbrite.co.uk
October 19, 2017
Leicester Startups Event
Starts: 5:00 pm
Ends: October 19, 2017 – 7:00 pm
Location: TBC
Description: Monthly talk + Q&A from a local startup followed by networking & drinks. Aimed at existing and aspiring tech entrepreneurs. Open to all – no hawking business services please. Details TBC
October 25, 2017
Space2Invest
Starts: 10:00 am
Ends: October 25, 2017 – 1:00 pm
Location: DOCK Leicester, 75 Exploration Dr, Leicester LE4 5NU, UK
Description: If you are looking for Business Angel/Venture Capital investment within the next 1-2 years; run an IP-led business using or intending to use satellite data, or are developing a pioneering approach/product that is almost ready for commercialisation in the Space sector, if you need investment to grow, or just want to know what kind of investment is possible, then Space2Invest is for you. Please register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/space2invest-tickets-34031432932
October 26, 2017
Starting a Business in the Fashion Industry
Starts: 5:30 pm
Ends: October 26, 2017 – 8:00 pm
Location: The Innovation Centre, Oxford St, Leicester LE1 5XY, UK
Description: Starting any kind of business requires tenacity, endurance and dedication. Setting up a fashion business is all the more challenging because of the competitiveness and complexity of the industry, even at the smallest of scales. Learn from business founders of We are Gntlemen and Kingdom of Origin on successfully starting a fashion business along with Neil Clough, Director of This is Prime and finalist in The Apprentice 2013 sharing his experiences on setting up a new business in a competitive market place. The talks will be followed by a panel question and answer session and networking with drinks and pizza. Please register at https://lbf.ticketleap.com/connect-at-the-co-working-caf–starting-a-business-in-the-fashi/details
November 30, 2017
Leicester Startups Event
Starts: 5:00 pm
Ends: November 30, 2017 – 7:00 pm
Location: TBC
Description: Monthly talk + Q&A from a local startup followed by networking & drinks. Aimed at existing and aspiring tech entrepreneurs. Open to all – no hawking business services please. Details TBC