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Practise your Pitch: Business Pitching Workshop

Wednesday 22nd February 2017 2:00-4:30pm 

This workshop is designed for students and graduates who have a business idea that they want to pitch for competitions, to incubators or to investors.

It is an interactive workshop that will cover how to prepare and deliver your pitch as well as how to handle questions. You will be given time to prepare and practice your own pitch and receive feedback from the trainers and peers.


Enterprise - Business Model Canvas

Business Model Canvas Workshop

Wednesday 1st March 2017 2:30-5:00pm

This workshop is designed for students and graduates who have a business idea they are entering into the Santander Entrepreneurship Awards. However it would be useful for anyone who has an idea for a business who would like help to get it started.

The business model canvas comprises nine key building blocks that cover the four main areas of a business: customers, product/service, infrastructure/operations and financial viability. Completing it will help you to create a picture of how your business intends to get off the ground and start to make money.

This super-interactive workshop is run by professional trainer Warrick Harniess of Scandinavia Stories who has worked with students and graduates across the UK to help them on their start-up journey.


Uni Hack

Unihack - 48 hour social hackathon 

Friday 10th February 2017 until Sunday 12th February 2017

UniHack brings together students, corporates, the third sector, and the local community to create innovative solutions to real-world challenges. The goal is to ensure that the next-generation of problem solvers are equipped with the necessary skills to effect positive change, that corporates have access to the best talent, and that the local community can benefit from innovative and entrepreneurial solutions. Fifty students will form teams to develop an app, service, product or campaign that solves a real-life problem.


ABS event

Aston Enterprise Competition Final 

Thursday 16th March 2017 5pm – 7.30pm in MB644

Got a great idea for an enterprise? Why not enter the Aston University annual business pitching competition? The winner will receive a cash prize and the support to develop their business. Deadline for entries is 12th February 2017.

Make time to develop yourself and attend our free enterprise events to learn more about these exciting opportunities email: enterprise@aston.ac.uk


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