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Screw it just do it! Manchester - Scale your StartUp with Virgin Atlantic

  • WeWork St Peter’s Square, Manchester (map)

JOIN US AND LEARN HOW YOU CAN STARTUP, BUILD AND SCALE YOUR BUSINESS WITH INSIGHT AND TIPS FROM OUR PANEL OF INSPIRING ENTREPRENEURS.

Virgin Atlantic are joining forces with us to bring together a host of inspiring and game-changing founders disrupting their markets today. These unstoppable entrepreneurs will share how they’ve gone from front room to board room, scaling to multi-million turnover brands – with passion and purpose at their core. Join us for a panel discussion on how to start, grow and scale your business.

We're pleased to annonce that Manchester University's very own Dragon, Piers Linney will be headling this event..

You'll also be entered into a prize draw to win two Virgin Atlantic return tickets from Manchester airport and sample their Virgin Red cocktails! There will also be plenty of samples from our panel's products, and you'll get to network with like-minded entrepreneurs and ask our speakers YOUR burning questions.

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Brought to you by Virgin Atlantic, StartUpU and Alex Chisnall - Virgin StartUp's trusted regional delivery partner and the team behind itunes Top 100 Podcast, #screwitjustdoit.




MEET THE SPEAKERS

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THE PROGRAMME

6:00-6:30
Time to connect with fellow attendees and taste all the complimentary samples from all of our brands

6:30-6:45
Introductions from Terry Smith (Virgin Atlantic) and Alex Chisnall (Virgin StartUp)

6:45-7:45
Group Panel Discussion with:

  • Piers Linney (Dragons’ Den)

  • Jamie Laing & Ed Williams (Candy Kittens)

  • Cemal Ezel (Change Please)

  • Rachel Vosper (Rachel Vosper Ltd)

  • Tim Driver (Tarsier Spirit Ltd)

  • Richard Paxman (Paxman Scalp Cooling)

7:45-8:30
Ask our panel your burning questions

8:30-9:00
Connect with our speakers, fellow attendees and try some more samples and indulge in our complimentary drinks

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