Startup Seminars

Learn from legends

The Startup Seminar series is a free 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, these engaging seminars provide hands-on tips and advice you can actually apply to your own business ideas or businesses.

Come and learn the fundamentals of starting and launching a business from experts in the field.

Who is it for?

The series has been designed for students, graduates, 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 start-ups 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
  • Receive a certificate of attendance (by attending at least a third of the sessions)
  • Get support for your entry to CitySpark, our entry-level business competition!

Programme

Date

Seminar

Wednesday, 2nd Feb 2022

1-2pm

How to Start Your Own Business

with Rob Wilson, Chief Toaster at Toast Ale

Watch it here

Wednesday, 9th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Connect With Potential Customers

with Dhruvin Patel, Founder and CEO at Ocushield 

Watch it here

Wednesday, 16th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Build An Awesome Brand

with Rushina Shah, Founder and Director at Insane Grain

Watch it here

Wednesday, 23rd February 2022

4-5pm

How To Raise Funds For Your Business

Discussion Panel with

Hawaa Budraa, Co-Founder and CEO at Onaria Technologies

Perdie Alder, Co-Founder and CEO at Spice Startups

Peter Storey, Founder and CEO at Greenlit

Rhea Fofana, Portfolio Manager at UnLtd

Sam Lehane, Funding Manager at Virgin Start Up

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Learn the fundamentals of starting a business

The Startup Seminar series is a free 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, these engaging seminars provide hands-on tips and advice you can actually apply to your own business ideas or businesses.

Startup advice

If you have a really good business idea but don't know what to do next, or you already have a business but need advice on how to scale, then book an appointment with one of the team to discuss it further.

Our team offers coaching, advice and feedback to help you develop your idea and begin taking steps to turn it into a business.

Book yourself a startup surgery appointment with us.