Venturefest returns to Manchester in September, with its unique brand of inspirational speakers, interactive workshops and the chance to network with some of the region’s most successful business leaders.
Organised by the Business Growth Hub and Innovate UK, Venturefest Manchester 2016 is all about technology and innovation, and the ways in which they can help companies to grow.
Venturefest offers a unique opportunity for entrepreneurs, investors and innovators to chat informally, share ideas and develop new partnerships. There’s also the chance to tap into the expertise offered by the Hub and its partners, and take advantage of advice from organisations that understand business and what makes it tick.
Register to attend Venturefest 2016, held at Bridgewater Hall on September 21st, by clicking below
Want to know more? Further information about last year’s Venturefest Manchester can be found here.
|Programme at a glance|
|08.00-08.30||Registration opens for those attending workshops|
|08.30-09.30||Supercharging Innovation & Inspiring your Business.
Innovation Network and ‘Creating Innovative Leaders’ Programme Launch Event
|08.30-09.30||Acquiring knowledge from Universities and Science Parks to support innovation and growth.
Universities and MSP – led event
|08.30-09.30||What investors are looking for in investment pitches and due diligence.
Workshop delivered by Innovate UK and KTN
|09.00-14.00||Exhibition - Click here for the full list of the exhibitors|
|10.00-13.00||Meet the Expert - Book a 1:1 with our experts|
|10.00-13.00||Main conference – Find out who the speakers are here|
|11.50-12.35||Three Tech Tribes Panel – See who the panellists are here|
|13.00-14.00||Lunch and Innovation Showcase Competition winner announcement – See who made the final 10 here|
|14.00-15.00||Meet the Funder – Book a 1:1 with funders|
22nd September 2016
Digital agency Nothing But Epic has been named Manchester’s most innovative business as it takes the £30,000 funding package at this year’s Venturefest.
1st August 2016
Business Growth Hub has announced the 10 finalists in the running for the £30,000 Innovation Showcase 2016 prize at this year's Venturefest Manchester.
7th July 2016
Business Growth Hub have announced the shortlist for the Venturefest Manchester 2016 Innovation Showcase. The flagship competition gives North West SMEs the opportunity to win a unique business support package worth £30,000.
9th May 2016
The 2016 Venturefest Manchester Innovation Showcase competition is now open for entries with a business support prize package worth over £30,000.