Finance for Beginners & Funding Your Business - Beg, Borrow and Sell?
Friday, July 13, 2012 from 12:15 PM to 2:30 PM (BST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Join us online and in person for July's FREE double-bill of business start-up seminars, which has drawn praise from this year's attendees such as:
"An excellent seminar"
"Frank and pragmatic advice on starting up a business"
"Students should be forced to come to these!"
Register to attend one, or both seminars, or watch them live online. A vital watch for any new entrepreneur of any age.
July 13th 2012.
12.15pm - 1.15pm
Finance for Beginners
Join Jeffrey Meek, Partner and Head of Forensic Accounting at French Duncan LLP who will take attendees through the basics of financing your start-up or spin-out company. Jeff co-founded McCabes in 1992 and became a French Duncan partner in 2008. He acts for a wide range of clients throughout the UK with a particular focus on the creative and technology sectors.
1.30pm - 2.30pm
Funding Your Business - Beg, Borrow and Sell?
Shahida Imani of Imani Financial Solutions will guide you through the maze of where to go in order to fund your business, and how best to attract funding. Shahida has spent more than 10 years in the Scottish technology arena. A CIMA qualified accountant, her recent engagements have encompassed the technology, software and renewable energy industries predominantly for emerging venture capital backed companies.
These seminars continue to be offered at no charge, and are also available to view live online. *
Please only register to attend either online or in person. Light refreshments will be available to delegates in the Postgraduate Centre from 11.45am. The first seminar, and online streaming, will begin at 12.15pm.
* If you have any concerns about being filmed, please contact the Converge Challenge team first, before registering: firstname.lastname@example.org
When & Where
Research & Enterprise Services
Supporting Research and Enterprise Excellence in Heriot-Watt
Research & Enterprise Services (RES) - the knowledge transfer, research development and commercialisation department for Heriot-Watt University;
• Providing research support and commercialisation services
• Promoting and developing links between industry and academia
• Promoting collaborative research
• Promoting University expertise, services to industry, technology licensing, training and consultancy services