BCS Entrepreneurs - ‘Magic’ Mentors

Date: Wednesday 22 May 2013, 6.00pm - 8.30pm

Venue:
BCS, 1st Floor, The Davidson Building, 5 Southampton Street, London, WC2E 7HA |Maps

Synopsis:

According to StartUp Genome, technology businesses that receive supportive mentoring support are 7 times more likely to receive financial support than those that don't and 2.7 times more likely to grow user numbers.

With more than 70,000 professionals and business leaders between them, BCS and the Information Technologists Company are well-placed to offer both business experience and technology expertise to our fellow entrepreneurs.

Our first joint speed mentoring event will take place on 22 May at 5 Southampton Street.

  • 6pm assembly for 6.30 sharp kick-off.
  • 9 pm stop.
  • 10pm kick-out

Please note that to ensure the quality of conversations we are applying a ratio of 2 entrepreneurs to every one mentor, so please apply early!

The event will comprise:

  1. Rapid-fire presentations/introductions from all participants 
  2. Fifteen-minute table rotations to share challenges and relevant expertise
  3. Open networking to test and reaffirm chemistry.

Please note that if you unsuccessful this time, we will be publishing details of future events.