Business Start Up Weekend - free event

Business Start Up Weekend - free event

Sat 22 Sep 2018 10:00 - Sun 23 Sep 2018 16:30
The Growth Hub, Oxstalls

Start-up Weekend

This free, two-day course is full of inspiration, exploration and gaining new skills. You’ll meet like-minded people, have fun, and find out how to turn your business idea into reality!

This course is for students who have not registered their business idea.

  • Start-up Weekend – Saturday 22nd & Sunday 23rd September, 10:00am-4:30pm both days, held at The Growth Hub

Course overview

Day 1

  • Being an entrepreneur
  • Get to the heart of your idea
  • Define your idea’s value to customers
  • How to test your idea
  • Minimal Viable Products
  • Learning to talk about your idea & your 60 second elevator pitch

Day 2

  • Enterprising qualities and dealing with fear
  • Business basics, how to set up
  • Marketing & customer journey
  • Sales, pricing and finance
  • Your one page plan
  • Actions & next steps


Sign up to Start and Grow Enterprise via our holding page to book your place on our courses: or email Natalie on

Start and Grow Enterprise is a University of Gloucestershire programme, part-funded by ERDF, and will run until December 2019. We are based at The Growth Hub in Gloucester. Find us on Facebook and Twitter: @UoGStartandGrow.

Contact Us
  • 01242 714360
  • The Park, Cheltenham, GLOS, GL50 2RH
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