WHAT IS START|ED?
For students interested in start-ups
Whether its starting your own venture or working for an early stage company this is the conference to be at!
We want to prepare you with what University couldn’t - so we’ve got 27 executives and early employees lined up to meet, speak and mentor you. Here’s what we have lined up for you :
Speakers (TED Keynote Style):
Amiqus CEO - Entrepreneurial Scotland Rising Star 2017 - Callum Murray - “Solve a problem and create an impact”
Social Bite Director - Alice Thompson - “Screw it to the rules - crucial entrepeneurial lessons”
Velocity Digital CEO - Mike McGrail - “Personal marketing in the digital age”
Administrate CEO - John Peebles
Creator of Startup Autopsy - Maryam Mazraei - "Powerful lessons from over 100 failed startups"
CEO Mallzee - Cally Russell - "0 - 1 Million users in less time than your degree. Lessons we've learnt along the way"
Future X - Co-Founder - Zoi Kantounatou
Float App - CEO - Colin Hewitt
MSP Edi South + Director Paper Tiger - Daniel Johnson
Adopt An Intern - Marketing Lead - Nick Murray
Schoolab - International Business Development - Carlota Gil Carretero
Adopt and Intern, Give a Grad a Go, RASA.ai, LaunchED, Mallzee, Edinburgh Careers, Appointedd, Future X, Social Bite, Startup Autopsy, Schoolab (French Incubator), Administrate, e-Placement Scotland, Swipii, Lil Pop, Neatebox, Co + Co, Float App, Uuni, Nameydo, Funzing, Whichit, Tuki Travel
Join us and get yourself #STARTUPREADY!
Start - ED was conceived and ran by a conjoined team of students from two of Edinburgh’s largest universities - Heriot Watt and University of Edinburgh. We started with the vision of getting students prepared and spreading awareness about working in dynamic environments that startups offer.
DOVECOT STUDIOS, EDINBURGH
10 Infirmary St, Edinburgh EH1 1LT
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 28
13.00 - 18.00
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Arrive and getting settled
Olga Kozlova Director of Converge Challenge Overview of the entrepreneurial opportunities for students in Scotland
Callum Murray - Amiqus CEO + Entrepreneurial Scotland’s Rising Star Award 2017"Solve a problem and create an impact"
Maryam Mazraei - Founder Startup Autopsy"Powerful lessons from over 100 failed startups"
Time to make way to workshops
First round of workshops and speed mentoring
Time for switching workshops
2nd round of workshops and speed mentoring
Time to return from workshops
John PeeblesFounder + CEO Administrate
Alice Thompson - Co-founder + Director Social bite"Screw it to the rules - crucial entrepeneurial lessons"
Cally Russell - CEO Mallzee"0 - 1 Million users in less time than your degree. Lessons we've learnt along the way"
Mike Mcgrail - CEO Velocity Digital"Personal marketing in the digital age"
Panel Discussion"Skills for the future: How can we be start-up ready now?'"
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