Friday 11 th October

Thinking of starting a business?
Got a great idea?
Turn your ideas into actions at Start-Up Day.

Join us for a day of free talks, expert workshops and tailored advice designed to get your business idea off to a flying start.
Whether you’re just starting out, need advice on protecting your intellectual property or are ready to take the next step, come along to our action-packed day of free business support with everything you need to turn your idea into a reality.

Arrival from 10.30 with coffee and biscuits

10.45 Brief Introduction to the day, followed by talk by Erica Johnson of Coffee Monkey Mugs about her experience of starting up a new business

11.45 Introduction to COBRA

12.15 Refreshments and networking

13.00 – 13. 50 How to build your business without burning out by MIND (Mental Health at Work Campaign) and Julie Deane
Streamed live from the British Library

13.50 – 14.40 How to start-up on a shoestring: Lynne Robertson, Santander
Streamed live from the British Library

There will be someone from Santander, and the Business Growth Hub with us.