Management & Professional Job Opportunity

Innovation Coordinator - Fixed-term contract until 1 February 2024 Part of the newly formed Warwick Innovation District, The West Midlands Health and Wellbeing Innovation Network identifies challenges in the NHS, finds innovators to solve those challenges and facilitates a product development process to test and implement solutions. We have recently been successful in gaining funding…

Start-up Scheme Visa Programme

Make it Happen - We'll help you launch your Business Idea. The University of Warwick is part of a scheme, run in conjunction with the Home Office, which aims to identify, nurture and develop graduate entrepreneurs who have a viable, scalable and innovative business idea they wish to develop in the United Kingdom. The Start-up Scheme is…

NatWest Enterprise Event – Networking & Hub Tour – February

An overview of the NatWest & Clean Transport Accelerator Programme and a chance to check out the Innovation Collective mentor proposition. Date and time: Wed, 1 February 2023, 10:30 – 13:30 GMT Location: University of Warwick University of Warwick Coventry CV4 7AL Organised by: Warwick Entrepreneur Accelerator Register here About this event These networking events will include…

Looking for space and support to grow your business in 2023? 

Creative Futures is a gateway between the University of Warwick and the region’s creative businesses. We offer an exciting opportunity for any early-stage and start-up to develop entrepreneurial skills, test and launch their creative & digital business. Open to any creative start-ups in the West Midlands. So far, 25 businesses have benefited from over 293…

The Brutal Side of Business – in-person session

Need help to navigate the early stages of your start-up? Hear from Gaynor Matthews, one of UK's top Serial Entrepreneurs about the "Brutal Side of Business." Gaynor Matthews was named by Beauhurst as one of "13 Serial Entrepreneurs behind Top UK Tech Start-ups" in 2022 (https://www.beauhurst.com/blog/successful-serial-entrepreneurs). She is an early-stage investor & NED who has…

Children’s publisher focuses on diversity and inclusion to represent children from all backgrounds

A Man on a Mission - Meet Samuel Langley-Swain, Managing Director of Owlet Press Ltd. Sam runs Owlet press, a small yet mighty publisher with a range of titles for 4 – 8 year olds and pre-teen literature. Owlet's books focus on diversity and inclusion, from re-telling classic stories such as Cinderella to creating new…

Are you an ambitious business leader looking to improve your ability to win investment and boost your profile?

Minerva Birmingham Investment Pitching Competition is OPEN for applications! Apply here The Minerva Birmingham Pitch Up Competition is aimed at small business leaders looking for support in securing investment. Click the image below for more about Minerva. About the Competition The final will take place at Venturefest on 1st March 2023 at Eastside Rooms. Applications…

Award for business helping to create a more accessible and inclusive world of work for disabled

SIC Announced as Disability Specialist of the Year at 2022 RIDI Awards! Supported by our Creative Futures Incubator and now enjoying business development on our NatWest Accelerator Sick in the City (SIC) is a social enterprise working across the UK. SIC provides training, consulting, and workshops to thought-leading businesses in disability in the workplace, neurodiversity…

Building your Sales Pipeline (In-Person Workshop)

This will help you design and improve your sales strategy using simple process improvement tools. A free face to face workshop for any tech-based SMEs with the characteristics and ambition for growth. Date: Wednesday 25th January 2023 Time: 9:30am – 12:30pm Venue: Business Innovation Centre, Harry Weston Road, Binley, Coventry, CV3 2TX Register on Eventbrite below  Register here…

The NatWest Business accelerator programme application window is now open!

Six months FREE business support. We recently talked to the Regional Enterprise Director at NatWest, James Powell. The NatWest Accelerator supports and empowers UK entrepreneurs and business owners to scale theirbusinesses to the next level. The University of Warwick are proud to be working with NatWest to help businesses start and grow. We support the…

Meet our new Innovation Community Developer – helping you to accelerate your business

About Mevan Peiris - Innovation Community Developer Mevan is an Operations, Marketing and Business Strategy specialist who has held managerial positions in Hospitality, FMCG and Consumer Technology companies.He is currently attached to the Warwick Innovation District and manages the "My Innovation Collective" Platform, helping businesses and entrepreneurs to connect, solve problems and accelerate innovation. Mevan…

Graduate Entrepreneur Event – We’ll help you launch your business idea

Recently graduated and launched your own venture? This free event is for you! About this event Warwick Enterprise is hosting an event for recent graduates who have launched their own venture. If you have graduated from one of the higher education institutions in the Midlands and have recently launched your own venture, we'd love to…

Proudly supporting Deep Tech businesses to create innovative solutions to global problems

Drawing on the expertise and experience in the University of Warwick ecosystem, we launched the Deep Tech incubator programme two years ago.  The programme is going from strength to strength, attracting interesting and varied applications from businesses at different stages of their development journey. Our aim is to help them take their next steps –…

Innovation 2023 – Start your entrepreneurial journey and unleash your potential

Invigorating Innovation at Warwick  Welcome to Innovation 2023, Warwick Enterprise’s flagship campaign, supporting academic departments to develop innovation in their curricula.  In 2022 we worked with 27 academic departments, helping to create activities that engaged students, shaped new practice, and allowed staff to explore alternative ideas and approaches.  Innovation 2023 will continue this work, offering funding and…

Up to 3K funding to turn your idea into a reality…

The Lord Rootes Fund is intended to encourage creativity, innovation and positive impact and is open to all current Warwick students. Applications for 2022/23 are open - you can apply at any time during the academic year. The next review of applications will be in mid November 2022 (Week 7). About the Lord Rootes Fund The…