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NI Female Investment Day

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Belfast City Hall

Belfast

BT1 5JD

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On International Women’s Day, the UK Government published the Rose Review, a report on the barriers to women starting and growing their business.

Key findings include:

  • Women make up 33% of entrepreneurs in the UK
  • Achieving parity in start up rates could generate an additional £250bn to the UK economy
  • Currently 1p in every £1 of VC funding goes to female led businesses
  • Networks cannot be under estimated

In partnership with Ulster Bank, Invest NI, Women In Business, Queen’s University Belfast, Dell Technologies and Belfast City Council are pleased to be hosting the NI Female Investment Day in Belfast on the 26th September. The event will address/ break down some of the barriers, focussing on:Role models

  • Networks
  • Investment

The event is free to attend and brings together female entrepreneurs and investors and funders. Focussing on the investment landscape, attendees will meet entrepreneurs and funders, hear from those who have raised andthose who have invested, as well as a panel discussion. There will also be opportunity for one to one meetings. The event will educate, inform, inspire and build connections.

Agenda:

My investors and me
An in conversation with a female founder and the investors who backed her

My Network is your Network (1)
Opportunity to hear from a female entrepreneur and unearth how you and the panel can support

Deepen and Widen your network
An expert session on really leveraging your network to grow you business

My Network is your Network (2)
Opportunity to hear from a female entrepreneur and unearth how you and the panel can support

In with the In Crowd?
Hear from female entrepreneurs who have had success in crowdfunding as well as those who run the platforms on what makes a great campaign

My Network is your Network (3)
Opportunity to hear from a female entrepreneur and unearth how you and the panel can support

Tapping into the mind-set of funders
A pane conversation with a range of funders and an opportunity for Q&A

You are my role model
Discover who you are inspiration to…

Use that network!
You’ve spent the day meeting new people and upskilling, as well as being inspired and helping others – now its time to relax and carry on the conversation

Tickets are on a first come, first served basis and are limited.

Audience: Female Entrepreneurs who are starting or growing their business and investors/ funders.

Time: The event will open for registration at 1.45pm, beginning promptly at 2.15pm.

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