New Enterprise Competition 2009 ready for launch
23 October 2008
The University’s 2009 New Enterprise Competition will be launched by the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Eric Thomas, on Thursday 13 November, with guest speaker Bhikhu Patel, co-founder of Waymade Healthcare Plc.
Designed to inspire new, high-growth business ideas and entrepreneurial talent, the competition is launched every autumn and is open to students, staff and recent graduates of the University. There is a substantial prize fund in the region of £35,000 including cash, free professional advice and managed office space to help make businesses a commercial success. The closing date for entry in the 2009 competition is 24 February.
The launch begins at 1pm. For more details, including a downloadable flyer, see the Competition webpage.
This is a free event but, for catering purposes please contact firstname.lastname@example.org (tel: 0117 331 7336 or x17336) by 6 November to book your place.