Venturefest Yorkshire is a festival with a clear remit to nurture business growth in the region by helping innovators develop their ideas and helping entrepreneurs get investment.
The festival intends to inspire, entertain and amaze delegates with fantastic talks, workshops and exhibitions and a spectacular end-of-day show.
The main event will take place at York Racecourse on16th November 2016, but in advance of the main event, two competitions have been launched:
- 'Pitchfest' an investment competition with a £5,000 cash prize
- 'Innovation Showcase' for free exibithion stands
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Any businesses or individuals in the region looking for support to develop their innovative ideas or to get investment to grow their idea are allowed to apply.
Competition winners will be celebrated and showcased at the main event in November.
A series of roadshow events has also been organised, where speakers will tell you all about the competitions and all the other ways you can participate, giving you lots of time to apply and take advantage of what’s on offer.
Roadshow events will take place on:
LEEDS : Wed 3rd Aug : AQL : 13:00-14:30. For registration please click here
HUDDERSFIELD : Tue 9th August : 3M Buckley Innovation Centre : 13:00-14:30. For registration please click here
HULL: Wed 17th August : C4DI : 12:00-13:30. For registration please click here