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Next generation ventures at UEA
Here at UEA we believe in the power of innovative thinking and entrepreneurial action to create a better world. Hear directly from some of our game changing students and alumni about how they are making a difference to people and planet. Our guest speakers will tell their stories to inspire, motivate and show how you could also make it happen. There’ll be food, drinks and a student enterprise market featuring just a handful of our success stories.
UEA Student Enterprise Team can help students and graduates explore, develop, launch, grow and scale a business through a programme of workshops and events, with support from entrepreneur mentors and up to £50,000 of funding.
This is also a unique chance to find out how UEA already collaborates with local business, in terms of accessing talent, funding and expertise. On the evening, UEA will be launching a new £22 million co-investment initiative: the Low Carbon Innovation Fund 2 (LCIF2). The fund will invest in SMEs based in Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough and Hertfordshire, whose technology or products/services make a substantial reduction in greenhouse gases.
Meet the people that make this all happen and discover what opportunities you could unlock as part of our growing business community.
This event is free to attend – book your ticket HERE.