Interested in starting up a business? Got some ideas? Or not yet?

Support and events open to all University of Kent students

Hub for Innovation and Enterprise

You may have a business, you may have a business idea, you may want to learn how to generate ideas – Hub is a dedicated base for start-up support and incubation at the University of Kent.

To talk to our professional business advisor, please sign up here.

 

In November we are inviting our external business mentors to come in for a day to run business surgeries.

Want to propel your business in the digital space?

Talk to our Digital Marketing mentor!

November 1st, Thur. Please, book.

 

Not sure how to evaluate your start-up expenses?

Come to a session with an accountant!

November 13th, Tue. Please, book.

Love the idea of making a change?

Feel like giving back to the community?

Like the idea of running a business?

Social Enterprise Conference

November 1st 2018, Thursday

12 noon – 4p.m.

Free admission

A great opportunity to meet like-minded people, network and learn:

– the difference between charity and CIC

– available funding

– local and national success stories

– pitfalls of running a social enterprise

Please, register here.

 

This year on top of our usual business support activities we are rolling out the #DigitalReboot programme with digital start-up support.

#DigitalReboot APP CHALLENGE

Got an idea for an app?

We can help you digitalise your future!

The Challenge this year is focusing on 17 UN Sustainability Goals.

Teams of 2-4 students are welcome to apply online

Deadline for applications – November 7th.

To increase your chances of successful application we would advise you to book a free confidential 1-2-1 session with a digital business advisor.

Within #DigitalReboot we have just launched Student meet-ups at Mungo’s where students with ideas meet students will skills to create something amazing! Come along to meet entrepreneurial students, find a business partner and socialise.

 

So many opportunities and so little time!

An option of studying online and acquiring skills on starting your own business is also on MOODLE with Enterprise Skills Award (ESA).

The great news is that by attending all mentioned events (including online module) and taking part in all competitions you will also receive Employability Points!

Be your own boss, learn about starting a business and meet like-minded people!

 

For further information, please, contact the Hub

T: 01227 824641
E: unikenthub@kent.ac.uk
www.kent.ac.uk/innovation-hub