Startup Seminars

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.

Who is it for?

The series has been designed for students, recent graduates, alumni 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

Register here

Wednesday, 9th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Connect With Potential Customers

with Dhruvin Patel, Founder and CEO at Ocushield 

Register here

Wednesday, 16th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Build An Awesome Brand

with Rushina Shah, Founder and Director at Insane Grain

Register 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

Register here

 

Startup Seminars

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.

Who is it for?

The series has been designed for students, recent graduates, alumni 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

Register here

Wednesday, 9th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Connect With Potential Customers

with Dhruvin Patel, Founder and CEO at Ocushield 

Register here

Wednesday, 16th Feb 2022

4-5pm

How To Build An Awesome Brand

with Rushina Shah, Founder and Director at Insane Grain

Register 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

Register here