Free Money & Support: Grants, Accelerators and Other Opportunities for Tech Startups- Electric Works – Sheffield
February 28 @ 10:00 am - 12:15 pm
The TechForge Accelerator from Business Sheffield comprises of 6 in-person workshop sessions designed to support the needs of technology-centred startups, especially those involving software. The TechForge Accelerator is best suited to founders who are at an early stage – for example you might just have an idea, be working on a prototype (or MVP), or have done some initial trading. You can book into one or more workshops in the series, depending on your needs. The workshops last just over 2 hours with an opportunity to network at the end.
The second session of our Accelerator for tech startups is an introduction to the many forms of support, both financial and non-financial, that can help enormously as you grow your business. We explain the benefits of Accelerators and Incubators, Mentoring and Networking and how to make the most of these, as well as offering a quick tour of various Grants that you might be eligible for.
The session will be led by one of our highly experienced Tech Scale-Up Advisors and : The session will be led by one of our highly experienced Tech Scale-Up Advisors and we will be joined by Emma Marshall, who is currently leading the Cooper Project at Sheffield Technology Parks. Emma is also Chair of the Board of Sheffield Chamber of Commerce and has had many roles in the Tech Ecosystem in the past including as Founder Member of Sheffield Women in Technology, at Sheffield Digital and as Ops Director at 3Squared.