Venturefest Scotland 20th September 2017 Glasgow Science Centre

Venturefest Scotland is a national, business innovation summit designed to help high-growth Scottish SMEs and ambitious early-stage companies to grow through innovation.

Venturefest Scotland takes place on Wednesday 20 September 2017 at the Glasgow Science Centre. The event connects business owners, entrepreneurs, investors and innovators and provides a platform for growing companies to find the tools, advice, funding and contacts they need to take their businesses to the next level.

Registration for Venturefest Scotland is FREE and any aspiring Scottish company – in any sector – is invited to attend. Last year over 800 delegates attended and 1,000 are expected this year.

The packed one-day programme includes:

  • Confirmed keynotes include Mandy Chessell, Master Inventor at IBM; Ailsa Gray from Profits with Purpose and Andrew Dobbie, Founder at MadeBrave
  • War stories/case studies from successful businesses on the ups and downs of growing a business
  • Interactive, hands-on workshops giving you practical skills to innovate and grow your business. Topics will include Open Innovation; Industry 4.0; Future Trends, Intellectual Property and more 
  • Free 1-2- 1 appointments with business advisors across a wide range of disciplines including tax, IP, digital, funding, big data and more in our Meet the Expert programme  
  • An Innovation Showcase presenting a selection of Scotland’s most innovative companies and their ground-breaking products and services across all sectors 
  • The Pitchfest Challenge – a live pitching competition open to early-stage, innovative, Scottish companies
  • World Café style facilitated networking to help you make lasting business connections
  • Women in Innovation panel debate and photo exhibition

To register visit:

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