Tag Archives: entrepreneurship

Cooper Sessions: ‘From Side Project to Startup’

First of a new year-long series of events and activities for Sheffield’s digital entrepreneurs.

Cooper Sessions is a new, year-long programme of events and activities developed by the folks at Sheffield Technology Parks with entrepreneurship consultant, Laura Bennett. The first Fireside Chat features Razor’s Jamie Hinton and takes place on Tuesday 11 December. What are the Cooper Sessions? Sheffield Technology Parks is a year into its 2020 business plan, aimed

Zinc’s next mission: people hit by automation and globalisation

Multimillion pound venture capital fund need 50 socially-conscious entrepreneurs and are coming to Sheffield.

On Tuesday the 12th of June, Zinc, a multimillion pound venture capital fund, will be bringing its search for socially focused entrepreneurs to Sheffield. They are looking for 50 people to join their 9 month programme to tackle their second mission: To unlock new opportunities for people in places that have been hard-hit by globalisation

Venturefest Yorkshire 2016

Annual business event returns on the 16th November & refocuses on innovation and entrepreneurship.

After losing its way a bit in recent years, Venturefest Yorkshire has been given an overhaul and, this year, will have a much greater focus on innovation and entrepreneurs. The 2016 event at York Racecourse on 16th November will include an exhibition, speakers and workshops, opportunities to meet investors and two competitions open to anyone