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Start-Up DMU are holding a networking event at the brand new DMU Research, Business and Innovation Exchange office in Friars Mill. The event will be a great opportunity for local entrepreneurs and Leicester based small business owners, as well as students who are interested in starting a business or working for themselves. Email Startupdmu2015@gmail.com to register your interest now.
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 …Read More
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 …Read More
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 …
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 …
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.Read More
This first event of the new UX Leicester group features two very special guests to discuss The Architecture of Understanding. Peter Morville is a pioneer of the fields of information architecture and user experience. Paddy McShane is a Customer Success Manager at Optimal Workshop.Read More
On Monday 16th January, tech startup founders David Chan and Ben Ravilious will be available all day for free casual mentoring or other startup-related chat in the cafe at LCB Depot on Rutland Street in the city centre. Get advice, share an idea, ask questions, get introductions. CLICK HERE TO BOOK A SLOT Ben Ravilious is a co-founder of audience polling …
A no-stress chance for Leicester’s startup entrepreneurs (and friends) to come together and just chat freely. No presentations or formalities, just drinks and startup talk. We’ll be in the Bowling Green pub (formerly the Polar Bear) opposite the DMU Innovation Centre on Oxford Street from 5pm.Read More
University of Leicester Start-Up Café is an opportunity to network with entrepreneurs, local business leaders, academic business champions and graduates and undergraduates interested in start-up. Whether you have just a spark of an idea, are running a business or just aspire to be your own boss this is the place for you!Read More