startupfestival@business-school.ed.ac.uk 29 Buccleuch Place, Edinburgh, EH8 9JS Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Startup Festival 2016

The 2016 Startup Festival took place on Wednesday, 2 March 2016. It was designed to celebrate the 10 year anniversary of the E Club—the Business School's entrepreneurship hub.

Programme

Startup Breakfast

09:00–10:30

Startup Breakfast

09:00–10:30

The Life Cycle of a Startup

Jonathan Moules and Gav Dutch

10:00–10:50

The Life Cycle of a Startup

Jonathan Moules and Gav Dutch

10:00–10:50

The Startup Market

11:00 - 17:00

The Startup Market

11:00 - 17:00

Bite-Sized Stories of Startups

Karen Birch, Pete Irvine and Akiko Kobayashi

11:00–12:00

Bite-Sized Stories of Startups

Karen Birch, Pete Irvine and Akiko Kobayashi

11:00–12:00

The Big Social Lunch

Alan Mahon, Sinita Potiwal and Colin Hinds

12:00–13:30

The Big Social Lunch

Alan Mahon, Sinita Potiwal and Colin Hinds

12:00–13:30

Nurturing an Entrepreneurial Culture

Jamie Coleman, Ben Spigel, Jo Young and Jackie Waring

13:30–14:30

Nurturing an Entrepreneurial Culture

Jamie Coleman, Ben Spigel, Jo Young and Jackie Waring

13:30–14:30

E Club Pitching Competition

15:00–16:10

E Club Pitching Competition

15:00–16:10

E Club Digital Ideas Pitching Competition

16:30–17:40

E Club Digital Ideas Pitching Competition

16:30–17:40

James Watt: Business for Punks

18:00–19:00

James Watt: Business for Punks

18:00–19:00

E Club Awards Ceremony

19:30–21:30

E Club Awards Ceremony

19:30–21:30

F*** Up Night

Sarah Kish, Allan Lloyds, Peter Martin

21:00–22:30

F*** Up Night

Sarah Kish, Allan Lloyds, Peter Martin

21:00–22:30

Speakers

  • Karen Birch, Co-operative Development Scotland
  • Jamie Coleman, Codebase
  • Gav Dutch, Kotikan
  • Colin Hinds, Kilted Lobster
  • Pete Irvine, Regular Music
  • Sarah Kish, Bodalicious Bar & Bistro
  • Akiko Kobayashi, Architect
  • Allan Lloyds, Product Forge
  • Peter Martin, The Gate Worldwide
  • Alan Mahon, SocialBite
  • Jonathan Moules, The Financial Times
  • Sinita Potiwal, Punjabi Junction
  • Ben Spigel, University of Edinburgh Business School
  • Jackie Waring, Investing Women Angels
  • James Watt, Brewdog
  • Jo Young, E Club