Meet the Founders: Funding your ambitions
We’re back for Episode 4 of Meet the Founders, and this month we’ll be discussing the process of funding your ideas.
This session will look at the range of opportunities that are available across the UK and how to get the most from them.
Join us on Tuesday 29th September as we discuss:
- Opportunities available for funding
- How to best describe your project outcomes and benefits
- Maximizing the funding for your business ideas
- Success stories
…and much more!
John Hutchings, Innovation Fund Manager, ATI
Acceleration through Innovation (ATI) is a University of Plymouth led project looking at innovation in its widest sense in SMEs in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly. This commenced in 2017, has recently been renewed for a further 3 years where John holds the role of Innovation Fund Manager, looking after a grant pot of £500k to be distributed to qualifying businesses across the county. John will highlight some of the best resources and how to put together a fund application.
David Crawford, Founder, The Big Beanbag Company
Creator of eco-friendly, luxurious bean bags hand-made to order in Cornwall. David will share his own experience of developing a business with help from funding success.
Hosting this event is Multivitamin, a group of tech companies that change the world through the products they build. With 4 studios spanning London, Cornwall, Kiev and Bulgaria, we work as an extension of your team to support big ambitious goals. Whether that’s extensive user research, progressive branding or forward thinking experience design.