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Startup Seminars

The Startup Seminar series is a free eight week evening lecture programme, providing business and startup skills to all those wanting to find out more about the process of taking a business from idea to a successful venture.

Delivered by expert practitioners every Tuesday from 6.30pm until 7.30pm, with free drinks and snacks and networking afterwards, these lively and engaging seminars provide hands-on tips and advice you can actually apply to your own business ideas or businesses.

Who is it for?

The course has been designed for students, researchers and City, University of London staff members who want to find out more about starting a business. Attendees are also welcome from other universities as well as Tech City startups and founders looking to improve their business knowledge and skills.

Why should you attend?

- Learn new skills from experienced business experts;
- Network with other like-minded people and local entrepreneurs;
- Get support for your entry to CitySpark, our entry-level business competition;
- Receive a certificate of attendance (by attending six or more seminars)!

When should you attend?

BOOK NOW! The 2018 Startup Seminar series will take as follows:


Seminar Title

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

What makes a brilliant business idea?

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Finding and understanding your customer

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

How to develop a prototype and design an MVP

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Building an awesome brand

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

Creating a community and recruiting followers

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Business models and making money

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Raising funds for your business

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

How to pitch like a pro

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