Grow your immersive technology company with crowdfunding

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When using crowdfunding, you need to create mass appeal. Immersive technology companies are in a strong position to tell powerful stories to attract the interest of the crowd. But with a limited number of immersive tech companies exploring crowdfunding opportunities to help grow their business, are SMEs missing out on an invaluable source of investment?

The Collective Power of the Human Spirit: In conversation with Professor Sir Richard Sorabji CBE

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Prof Sir Richard Sorabji CBE is a philosopher and historian of ancient Western philosophy, an Honorary Fellow of Wolfson College, Oxford, and Professor Emeritus and Fellow of King’s College London. He is widely recognised for his work on Aristotle and Gandhi, and is the author and editor of sixteen books and more than 100 philosophical translations. The event is open to all students, staff, alumni, and the general public.

FUEL Pitching Event

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Join our FUEL Award pitching session and support our entrepreneurs as they pitch for £2000 funding to scale up their businesses.

Driven: How to fuel success through adversity

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The Mercedes-AMG Petronas partnership has unquestionably achieved extraordinary success, culminating in their record-breaking seventh consecutive double World Championship title in 2020. Impressively, that last title was achieved against the turbulent backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Black Lives Matter movement as well as increased scrutiny over issues such as diversity and sustainability.

Microsoft: AI for Good in Healthcare

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Tom Lawry will be speaking about AI for Good initiatives at Microsoft, focusing on healthcare. This webinar will be openly accessible on the 31st May 1.30pm-2.15pm GMT.

Avoiding the blame game: moral responsibility in corporate contexts

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Online seminar: Wednesday, 26 May 16.00 - 17.00 BST

Kendy Hess, Brake-Smith Associate Professor in Social Philosophy and Ethics, College of the Holy Cross, will be the guest speaker for a seminar being hosted by Alan Morrison, Professor of Law and Finance, and Rita Mota, Intesa Sanpaolo Research Fellow, Saïd Business School, University of Oxford, as part of the R:ETRO seminar series - Reputation: Ethics, Trust, and Relationships at Oxford.

Leadership in Extraordinary Times: How anthropology can explain business and life

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Peter Tufano will be interviewing Gillian Tett (bestselling author, Financial Times journalist, and anthropology PhD) about her new book: Anthro-Vision: How Anthropology Can Explain Business and Life.

For over a century, anthropologists have immersed themselves in unfamiliar cultures, uncovering the hidden rituals that govern how people act. Now, a new generation of anthropologists are using these methods in a different context - to illuminate the behaviour of businesses and consumers around the globe.

Application Deadline: RAEng Scale Up Accelerator

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The Scale Up Accelerator supports individuals in leadership roles within high-growth engineering and tech SMEs with a £10,000 training grant, six months of leadership coaching, business support and more. Applications from engineers and non-engineers are welcome – anyone who is a senior decision-maker, such as a founder or MD, and has ambitious plans to scale their SME, should apply.

Joyce Connor, my business journey and Covid-19 pivot

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Like so many business owners her bookings and revenue practically disappeared overnight as lock-down started. Joyce will share her digital business pivot tips and what she sees next in her business journey.