From Idea to Reality - Practical Tips for Technology Start Ups

Joint event between BCSWomen and BCS Entrepreneurs.
This event is open to men, women and non-BCS Members.

Date: Tuesday 20 November 2012, 6.00pm - 9.00pm

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

Cost: £10 plus VAT at 20%


  • Cary Marsh, founder of
  • Emma Jones, founder of
  • Tom Harris, HI-Consulting
  • Sarah Burnett, vice chair of BCSWomen, will chair the speakers' panel debate and Q&A

This is the first of a series of events designed to help technology entrepreneurs get going by providing them with insight and tips from people who have succeeded in turning ideas into successful businesses. The evening will provide opportunities for discussion and networking over a finger buffet and drinks.

Topics to be covered include:

  • How the speakers started their businesses
  • What challenges they faced
  • How they overcame them
  • Potential sources of grants and funding
  • Preparation for funding.