Want to start your own business? We can help!!

There are many opportunities open to University of Warwick Graduates such as the Start-up Scheme and our Graduate Accelerator Programme. We talked to Alexander McCleod, Graduate Enterprise Officer at Warwick Enterprise, Luciana Gaspar Zamora – founder of Perubien, and Asim Yakub – founder of Visoculi, to find out what support is available, and how you…

Calling all Deep Tech founders – Free Business support from University of Warwick

If you’re a student, researcher, or start-up company with a big idea, get in touch to find out how we can help support your growth. Deep Tech Is more than AI – Using data science, artificial intelligence, new materials and emerging technologies, Deep Tech offers scientific, engineering and technological solutions in every sector of the…

FinTech Start-up Founders – Join our Deep Tech Accelerator Programme

The Deep Tech Innovation Centre helps accelerate your Start-up Article by Professor Andy Pardoe, Executive Chair, Deep Tech Innovation Centre One of the most innovative industries is financial services, from the early days that saw the stock exchanges being computerised, to the examples of high frequency trading and straight-through-processing, the banking and insurance sectors have…

Want to become an investor – What is a Minerva Business Angel?

Minerva Educational Series – The Term Sheet A series of online events for anyone interested in becoming an investor. Through the series you will get chance to chat to experts, experienced investors and academics on being an angel investor.  Date: Friday 16th September 2022, 09:00 – 10:00 BST About this event In support of Minerva…

CultureFest: Race to the Finish!

Race to the Finish is a family event where you can design, play, compete or simply watch games and esports, as part of CultureFest 2022. Leamington Spa is home to the largest number of video game developers outside of Greater London. To celebrate this, University of Warwick is bringing together video game studios with cutting-edge…

Business Ready Invitation – Tender for Growth Specialists

Are you a business growth specialist with mentoring and coaching expertise? The University of Warwick Science Park in partnership with Warwickshire County Council is looking to appoint a pool of business growth specialists with mentoring and coaching expertise, under a framework call-off agreement. The University of Warwick Science Park (UWSP) has delivered the Business Ready programme to small and…

Meet Joanna Bates, our new Deep Tech Innovation Centre Manager

Helping deep tech founders accelerate their growth with training opportunities, 1:1 mentoring, networking with business, investors and other entrepreneurs. In her own words I’ve recently joined the Deep Tech Innovation Centre at the University of Warwick after a varied career in industry, Social Enterprise and Higher Education. I started at Warwick in 2019 as part…

Start-up Salon – Inspiring the next generation of entrepreneurs at Warwick 

Are you an aspiring entrepreneur? Looking to meet others who want to create a start-up? The Start-up Salon is a voluntary, student led initiative by students of the IAE cohort of Warwick Manufacturing Group, as well as students from other departments including Warwick Business School. It’s primarily a knowledge sharing event series that happens bi-weekly, featuring…

NatWest Accelerator – Applications now open!

NatWest & University of Warwick support and empower UK entrepreneurs and business owners to scale their businesses to the next level. About the Accelerator Through our six monthly fully funded Accelerator and by working together in collaboration, we provide wrap around support and access to expertise, removing barriers and providing more opportunities to help customers…

Selling More: Identifying and Utilising Route to Market Workshop

Are you looking to grow and find new approaches to sell more? This free face to face workshop is delivered by Business Ready to support tech-based and knowledge intensive small businesses based in the Coventry and Warwickshire LEP area. Date and time: Thursday, 30 June 2022, 09:30 – 12:30 BST Location: Business Innovation Centre, Harry…

Deep Tech addresses the biggest global challenges – Cohort C applications open!

Deep Tech starts with your Innovation! Whether you’re working on game-changing, market disrupting ideas, or you have a solution in search of a problem, the Deep Tech Innovation Centre can help support you on your journey. Transforming research into commercial, sustainable business can be a long process – The Deep Tech Innovation Centre helps accelerate…

Vote for Maddie! Innovation Awards 2022

Our very own Maddie Booth, from Scrubbee, has been nominated for Sustainability Innovator of the Year. A bit about Scrubbee Upcycled, Zero Waste, Affordable Skincare. Founder Maddie Booth struggled with her skin throughout her student years and could not find natural skincare alternatives that fitted her monthly budget. To solve this, she started making her…

Raising Finance for SMEs – Free Business Ready Workshop

Supporting tech based and knowledge intensive small businesses in the Coventry & Warwickshire LEP area. This comprehensive workshop, led by specialists in their field, will explain the various types of business funds available, including debt, equity, crowdfunding and grants. We will explain how to get your SME business ready for access to finance, and the…

Job Opportunities within our Creative & Digital team

Job title: Creative Futures Officer This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced project manager to join the Creative Futures team positioned within the Innovation Group at University of Warwick. As the Creative Futures Officer, you will be an essential member of a small team who work to increase opportunities for students, graduates, staff and…